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Roadrunners Baseball Team Suffers Close Loss in Extra Innings Against Antelope Valley College

Roadrunners Baseball Team Suffers Close Loss in Extra Innings Against Antelope Valley College

Carlos Diego Sanchez, Staff Writer
April 19, 2017
Filed under Sports

The Rio Hondo baseball team fell short in a fourteen inning loss to Antelope Valley College April 11 at The Jungle. The Roadrunners tallied up ten runs on nineteen hits but couldn’t hold off the Marauders. RHC trailed behind AVC the entire game starting off in the top of the first inning. Second...

Roadrunners baseball team get back to back conference losses against PCC

Carlos Diego Sanchez, Staff Writer
April 17, 2017
Filed under Sports

After a three game series against Pasadena City College the Rio Hondo College baseball team has an overall record of 16-13 and a conference record of 8-9. They end their series against Pasadena City College with a two game losing streak. April 8 the Roadrunners had a noon start time home game against ...

The Roadrunners Come Up Short Against ECC Compton

The Roadrunners Come Up Short Against ECC Compton

Carlos Diego Sanchez, Staff Writer
March 21, 2017
Filed under Sports

In the Jungle Mar. 16, the Rio Hondo College baseball team lost to El Camino Compton College by a score of 9-6. The game was filled with plenty of action, hits, and pitching. Compton had a total of nine runs on 21 hits while Rio had six runs on 10 hits. The Roadrunners used a total of seven pitchers. T...

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, 2016
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...

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...

Blue Jays need extra innings to defeat Orioles in the first game of the MLB postseason

Blue Jays need extra innings to defeat Orioles in the first game of the MLB postseason

Ramon Alvarado, Staff Writer
October 5, 2016
Filed under Sports

The AL Wild Card game between the Orioles and Blue Jays was last night and the MLB postseason is now officially underway. It was a cool, clear night at the Rogers Centre in Toronto and it provided the perfect setting for a win-or-go-home baseball game. The two participants in this year’s first po...

Dodgers with Full Head of Steam, Gearing Up for Postseason

Dodgers with Full Head of Steam, Gearing Up for Postseason

Cain Hernandez, Staff Writer
September 29, 2016
Filed under Sports

For the fourth year in a row, the Los Angeles Dodgers won the National League West division in Major League Baseball. The Dodgers hope the fourth time is the charm in the playoffs. The last three years, Los Angeles has been bounced out early, only making it to the National League Championship series...

MLB pitcher Jose Fernandez tragically passes away at age 24

MLB pitcher Jose Fernandez tragically passes away at age 24

Ramon Alvarado, Staff Writer
September 26, 2016
Filed under Sports

The MLB, and sporting world as a whole, was in sorrow yesterday when news that 24-year-old star pitcher, Jose Fernandez, passed away in a boating accident. Fernandez and two of his friends were cruising Miami Beach in his boat late Saturday night when it suddenly hit a jetty, causing the boat to flip...

Baseball team beat College of the Desert

Baseball team beat College of the Desert

Michael Mendoza, Staff Writer
May 7, 2016
Filed under Sports

Rio Hondo's Baseball team continued their winning streak of impressive performances after earning a sweep over College of the Desert by defeating them 13-8 at home on April 29 ending their three-game series which started on April 26. After pitcher Joe Willis put in another outstanding start for the...

Baseball team sweep Cerro Coso and Extend Winning Streak to Eight

Baseball team sweep Cerro Coso and Extend Winning Streak to Eight

Michael Mendoza, Staff Writer
April 27, 2016
Filed under Sports, Top Stories

Rio Hondo Men’s Baseball team completed a three-game series sweep against Cerro Coso College that began on April 12 with the finale ending on April 16 with Rio Hondo winning the game 16-4. The Roadrunners’ first game of the series began on the road with red-hot pitcher Joe Willis taking the mound...

Rio Hondo Baseball team remains hot in Conference play

Rio Hondo Baseball team remains hot in Conference play

Michael Mendoza, Staff Writer
April 11, 2016
Filed under Sports, Top Stories

The Rio Hondo Men’s Baseball team looked to continue their fantastic play in conference as they headed into a three-game series against Barstow starting on April 5. The Roadrunners are coming off a previous three-game series against conference rival San Bernardino Valley College, where they went...

Rio Hondo Baseball team drops games at Chaffey and Desert

Rio Hondo Baseball team drops games at Chaffey and Desert

Victor Lozano, Staff Writer
March 14, 2016
Filed under Sports, Top Stories

The Rio Hondo baseball team faced Chaffey away from home on March 10 and lost by a score of 10-3. As Rio Hondo reaches the midway point of their season with only conference games left to play, they currently have an overall record of 7-9. The Roadrunners came into the game having tied their second...

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