King’s Way Christian, La Center eliminated at 1A volleyball

first_img By The Columbian King’s Way Christian KnightsLa Center Wildcats Share: GO La Center and King’s Way Christian were both eliminated from the 1A state tournament in Yakima on Friday.King’s Way Christian opened with a 3-1 loss to Granger (23-25, 25-22, 25-14, 26-24) before falling in the consolation bracket to Bellevue Christian 3-1 (22-25, 25-15, 25-22, 25-20). No other details from the Knights were reported.La Center fell 3-1 to La Salle (16-25, 25-14, 25-21, 25-19. in the first round. Laynie Erickson had 23 kills and 17 digs in the match. Amanda Holm added 37 assists and nine digs and Tiffany Chandler had 12 digs and seven kills.La Center lost to Lakeside-Nine Mile Falls in the consolation round 3-1 (25-17, 20-25, 25-14, 27-25). No details from that match were reported. Published: November 10, 2018, 12:02am Tags King’s Way Christian, La Center eliminated at 1A volleyball Share: Receive latest stories and local news in your email: By signing up you are agreeing to our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.last_img read more

MICHAEL B JORDAN ON PLAYING A REALLIFE SUPERHERO IN JUST MERCY

Advertisement Michael B. Jordan attends a press conference to promote the movie “Just Mercy” during the 2019 Toronto International Film Festival in Toronto., on Saturday, September 7, 2019. Michael B. Jordan couldn’t bare to make his mom watch him die onscreen anymore. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Andrew Lahodynskyj Jordan says he started seeking out different roles not only to spare his parents grief, but so audiences would see him as a leading man.In “Just Mercy,” not only does his character survive all three acts, but fights to save another man’s life.Jordan plays civil rights defence lawyer Bryan Stevenson, whom he called a “superhero in real life.”The Alabama-set courtroom drama also stars Jamie Foxx as wrongly imprisoned Walter McMillian, who in 1988 was sentenced to death for the murder of a young white woman. McMillian was exonerated in 1993.THE CANADIAN PRESS Advertisement Facebook TORONTO — Actor Michael B. Jordan says before committing to a project, one of the things he considers is whether his character will live or die.The star of “Just Mercy,” which premiered at the Toronto International Film Festival on Friday, says early in his career he took several roles that didn’t seem like stereotypes at the time, because the characters had so much emotional currency.But his mother couldn’t bear to watch him play another young black man who met an untimely end, says Jordan, whose credits include “Fruitvale Station” and “The Wire.” Advertisement Login/Register With: Twitter LEAVE A REPLY Cancel replyLog in to leave a comment read more