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Dodgers’ sensational season comes to an end after losing game six to the Cubs in Chicago

Dodgers’ sensational season comes to an end after losing game six to the Cubs in Chicago

Ramon Alvarado, Staff Writer
October 24, 2016
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The Los Angeles Dodgers were eliminated from the postseason Saturday night after losing to the Cubs 5-0 at Wrigley Field in Chicago. The Dodgers had Clayton Kershaw going on the mound for them in game six, but his magic seemed to have run out. He had been clutch throughout the 2016 postseason, ...

Rookie Quarterbacks in the NFL are Exploding onto the Football Scene

Rookie Quarterbacks in the NFL are Exploding onto the Football Scene

Cain Hernandez, Staff Writer
October 19, 2016
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In the 2016 NFL draft, there were 15 quarterbacks drafted. Only 5 of the quarterbacks drafted have stepped onto the field and got some grass stains on their cleats. Most notably, number 2 overall pick Carson Wentz is carving up NFL defenses in his first 5 games. The rookie from North Dakota St...

Rio Hondo women’s volleyball team gets win at L.A. Harbor, 3-1

Rio Hondo women’s volleyball team gets win at L.A. Harbor, 3-1

Adam Calleja, Staff Writer
October 19, 2016
Filed under Sports

The Rio Hondo women’s volleyball team recovered from a hard fought home loss against the number one team in the conference, Mt. San Antonio College, as they traveled to the city of Wilmington to earn another conference win against LA Harbor College Oct. 12. The Lady Roadrunners looked to protect the...

Lady Roadrunners soccer team gets a win and a tie- game homestand

Lady Roadrunners soccer team gets a win and a tie- game homestand

Victor Lozano, Staff Writer
October 19, 2016
Filed under Sports

After a tough game against Mount San Antonio College Oct. 7, where the Rio Hondo women’s soccer team won away from home 3-2, the Lady Roadrunners came back home for two games against Chaffey College Oct. 11 and El Camino College Compton Center Oct 14. Rounding off their first set of South Coast Con...

RHC men’s soccer team remain undefeated in South Coast Conference

RHC men’s soccer team remain undefeated in South Coast Conference

Crystian Mendoza, Sports Editor
October 19, 2016
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The Rio Hondo College men’s soccer team hosted Chaffey College Oct. 11 to start off their week with yet another tough conference matchup. The first half remained scoreless, with neither team able to put one behind the net in the first 45 minutes as they approached the half-time whistle. Afte...

RHC women’s water polo gets win against El Camino College

RHC women’s water polo gets win against El Camino College

Crystian Mendoza, Sports Editor
October 19, 2016
Filed under Sports

The Rio Hondo women’s water polo team currently has an overall record of 5-9 and a South Coast Conference record of 2-4 after their 18-13 win over El Camino College Oct. 5. Emily Mena was the Player of the Game against ECC that afternoon, scoring a total of 12 goals and 7 steals. Mena also drew ...

RHC women’s basketball team competes at Santa Ana College Fall showcase

RHC women’s basketball team competes at Santa Ana College Fall showcase

Adam Calleja, Staff Writer
October 17, 2016
Filed under Sports

The Rio Hondo women’s basketball team participated in their final fall showcase at Santa Ana College as they prepare for the upcoming season. The Roadrunners finished the showcase with a solid 2-2 record, competing against several of the best teams in the state. On the first day of the showcase, Rio Hon...

RHC men’s soccer gets a win and two draws to start off the South Coast Conference

RHC men’s soccer gets a win and two draws to start off the South Coast Conference

Crystian Mendoza, Sports Editor
October 17, 2016
Filed under Sports

The Rio Hondo College men’s soccer team started off their South Coast Conference play against East Los Angeles College Sept. 30 where they went on to win the game in the 88th minute thanks to a late winner by Angel Flores. The game was steady for a majority of the time as both teams went back and...

RHC Women’s soccer dominate in win over Pasadena City College, 4-0

RHC Women’s soccer dominate in win over Pasadena City College, 4-0

Victor Lozano, Staff Writer
October 17, 2016
Filed under Sports

Another outstanding performance from the Rio Hondo women’s soccer team led them to their first conference victory, 4-0 against Pasadena City College Oct 4. After starting conference play on the road Sept. 30 tying against East Los Angeles College, Rio played at home for the first time since Sept....

Kershaw powers Dodgers to 1-0 victory over Cubs; series now shifts to Los Angeles all tied up

Kershaw powers Dodgers to 1-0 victory over Cubs; series now shifts to Los Angeles all tied up

Ramon Alvarado, Staff Writer
October 17, 2016
Filed under Sports

After losing game 1 of the NLCS to the Cubs due to a late pitching collapse, the Dodgers’ Clayton Kershaw pitched a shutout Sunday night at Wrigley Field in Chicago. The shutout powered the Dodgers to a 1-0 victory and the Boys in Blue have now tied up the series with the Cubbies at 1-1.  The serie...

Dodgers rally late to beat Nationals; now face the Cubs for a spot in the World Series

Dodgers rally late to beat Nationals; now face the Cubs for a spot in the World Series

Ramon Alvarado, Staff Writer
October 17, 2016
Filed under Sports

The Dodgers and Nationals fought for a spot in the NLCS Thursday night at Nationals Park in Washington. The game got off to a slow start but picked up in the seventh inning. The end of the game provided plenty of action for those in attendance and those watching. After a late rally, the Dodgers were ...

Dodgers escape elimination from the MLB postseason with a victory over the Nationals

Dodgers escape elimination from the MLB postseason with a victory over the Nationals

Ramon Alvarado, Staff Writer
October 13, 2016
Filed under Sports

The MLB postseason has produced plenty of close and exciting games in its first two rounds. The Dodgers and Nationals added another one to the list Tuesday afternoon when they battled out game four of the NLDS at Dodger Stadium in Los Angeles. The Dodgers were able to escape elimination with a 6-5 v...

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