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Spirit Week: King Of Spring Event Kicks-Off 2019 Spring Season For Vikings

By Wendell Maxey, King Sports Information and Social Media Liaison 

The 2019 Spring Season officially gets underway when the Vikings kick-off Spirit Week this week and with their "King of Spring" event this coming weekend at King School.  

King is excited to host "King of Spring" this Saturday, April 6, featuring three Varsity games, food trucks on-site, a King School Alumni Golf outing, and a Community Softball Game are all part of the scheduled activities. In addition, Upper School students will be donning various clothing themes this week -- Monday: pajamas, Tuesday: sports jerseys, Wednesday: patriotism day (celebrate your country!), Thursday: spring into summer (wear summer clothes), Friday: King spirit!

King of Spring Game Schedule

12:00 p.m. Varsity Baseball vs St. Luke's - King Baseball Diamond
1:15 p.m. Varsity Softball vs Sacred Heart - King Softball Diamond
2:00 p.m. Varsity Girls Lacrosse vs Hamden Hall - King Turf

Food Trucks on-site will include Redi Rooster and New Haven Pizza from 11:30 - 3:30 p.m.!

The King Alumni Golf will take place at Sterling Farms, with foursomes of alumni teeing off Saturday morning for some fun and friendly rounds of golf (three tee times will begin just after 11:00 a.m.)! 

Community Softball Game open for all alumni and faculty/staff - King Softball Diamond (Middle Field) at 4:00 p.m. King Development and Athletics will also be sponsoring New Haven Pizza Truck at the event, serving pizza for all!

Come show your support for King School Athletics and all of the student-athletes in action on Saturday at King of Spring and throughout this 2019 Spring Season.