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Rio Hondo College men’s basketball team lsoe to Mira Costa College 81- 70

Rio Hondo College men’s basketball team lsoe to Mira Costa College 81- 70

Victor Lozano, Staff Writer
November 21
Filed under Sports

After the Rio Hondo men’s basketball participated in the Miramar Tournament to start their new 2016-2017 season, the Roadrunners played at home for the first time this season to take on MiraCosta College. The tournament, which took place Nov. 3-5 at San Diego Miramar College, saw Rio Hondo match ...

Rio Hondo College women’s soccer team crowned South Coast Conference North Division champions

Rio Hondo College women’s soccer team crowned South Coast Conference North Division champions

Crystian Mendoza, Sports Editor
November 21
Filed under Sports

After an impressive season with an overall record of 13-1-5, the Rio Hondo College women’s soccer team, led by Head Coach Jennifer Tanaka, was named the 2016 Southern California South Coast Conference North Division champions. The Lady Roadrunners went undefeated in the conference, getting a record o...

Rams involved in another defensive battle as they narrowly edge out the Jets in New York

Rams involved in another defensive battle as they narrowly edge out the Jets in New York

Ramon Alvarado, Staff Writer
November 15
Filed under Sports

The Los Angeles Rams traveled to New York this past Sunday to take on the struggling Jets. Both the Rams and Jets have outstanding defensive squads and they were both on display at MetLife Stadium. The Rams’ Alec Ogletree picked off a pass from rookie quarterback Bryce Petty to secure the 9-6 victory...

Rio Hondo women’s soccer tie ELAC 2-2 and dominate PCC 7-2

Rio Hondo women’s soccer tie ELAC 2-2 and dominate PCC 7-2

Crystian Mendoza, Sports Editor
November 15
Filed under Sports

The Rio Hondo College women’s soccer team started off their week with a home game against East Los Angeles College Nov. 1 in a game that would see both sides walk away with a point, as they tied 1-1 on the evening. The draw saw the Lady Roadrunners overall record now go to 11-1-4 while putting...

Rio Hondo student Nicole Robbins signs National Letter of Intent with Ottawa University

Rio Hondo student Nicole Robbins signs National Letter of Intent with Ottawa University

Crystian Mendoza, Sports Editor
November 14
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Nicole Robbins, 19, of Rio Hondo College, officially signed her National Letter of Intent Nov. 10 and will be continuing her academic and athletic career playing tennis at Ottawa University in Kansas next Fall. Robbins played varsity tennis for South Hills High School in West Covina for four yea...

Fly The W: The Chicago Cubs are World Series Champions

Fly The W: The Chicago Cubs are World Series Champions

Xavier Alatorre, News Editor
November 9
Filed under Sports

108 years ago, women were not allowed to vote. Today, woman are allowed to vote and some Americans will vote for the first female president. 108 years ago, Ford released the Model T, the country’s first affordable automobile. Today, the Interstate Highway system dominates ground travel in the United...

Fans chant for Jared Goff as the LA Rams lose their fourth straight game

Fans chant for Jared Goff as the LA Rams lose their fourth straight game

Ramon Alvarado, Staff Writer
November 8
Filed under Sports

The Los Angeles Rams faced the Carolina Panthers on Sunday at the Los Angeles Coliseum in their eighth game of the season. The famous sunny California weather provided the perfect setting for the two offenses to put some points on the board, but the Rams made Sunday’s game another defensive battle. ...

Rio Hondo women’s volleyball team continue to improve on their season

Rio Hondo women’s volleyball team continue to improve on their season

Adam Calleja, Staff Writer
November 3
Filed under Sports

The Rio Hondo women’s volleyball earned two strong conference wins against Cerritos College and LA Trade-Tech College, but struggled against El Camino and ended last week with a tie against Long Beach City College. The Roadrunners are now 10-7-1 on the season and 2-2 in conference play. The Road...

RHC men’s soccer team get back to back wins on the road

RHC men’s soccer team get back to back wins on the road

Crystian Mendoza, Sports Editor
November 3
Filed under Sports

The Rio Hondo College men’s soccer team started off their week on the road with a comfortable interdivision win against Los Angeles Harbor College Oct. 25. The Roadrunners are currently unbeaten in their last eight games as they improved their overall record to 8-2-6 after their 3-0 win against the...

RHC women’s soccer team ends 12 game winning streak against defending state champions, Cerritos College 4-0

RHC women’s soccer team ends 12 game winning streak against defending state champions, Cerritos College 4-0

Crystian Mendoza, Sports Editor
November 3
Filed under Sports

The Rio Hondo College women’s soccer team travelled to Los Angeles Harbor College Oct. 25 as they looked to continue their undefeated streak in Wilmington. The Lady Roadrunners are currently ranked No. 17 in the nation for the community college level as they extended their winning streak to four ...

Cubs take game six in Cleveland; World Series now comes down to game seven

Cubs take game six in Cleveland; World Series now comes down to game seven

Ramon Alvarado, Staff Writer
November 3
Filed under Sports

Things were not looking good for the Chicago Cubs after falling behind the Indians 3-1 in the World Series, but a couple wins in a row for the Cubs has forced a winner-takes-all game seven. Game six of the World Series was played at a chilly Progressive Field in Cleveland last night and saw the Indians...

Jordan Clarkson leads LA Lakers to a 120-114 win over the Houston Rockets

Jordan Clarkson leads LA Lakers to a 120-114 win over the Houston Rockets

Victor Lozano, Staff Writer
November 2
Filed under Sports

In a game that was played on the offensive, the new look Los Angeles Lakers held their own against James Harden and the Houston Rockets for their first win of the 2016-2017 NBA season. Moving past the Kobe Bryant-era were the Lakers, facing off against a familiar face in Mike D’Antoni, who coached...

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