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Lady Roadrunners softball team suffer tough 19- 5 loss to El Camino College

Lady Roadrunners softball team suffer tough 19- 5 loss to El Camino College

Victor Lozano, Staff Writer
March 21
Filed under Sports

The Rio Hondo Softball team continued the second half of their season but still could not get it together, giving up the most runs they have so far this season to the El Camino Warriors in a 19-5 loss. Having started off the season with three wins and two losses, the Lady Roadrunners have now lost the...

Rio softball team endures five- game losing streak

Rio softball team endures five- game losing streak

Crystian Mendoza, Sports Editor
March 15
Filed under Sports

The Rio Hondo College softball team has gone through a tough five consecutive losses, most recently falling out against San Diego City College Mar. 10 dropping their overall record to 6-12 overall and 0-2 in conference as the team continues to try to snap out of their losing streak. During Rio Hondo’s...

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...

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
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...

Softball team loses playoff game against Ventura College

Softball team loses playoff game against Ventura College

Victor Lozano, Staff Writer
May 13
Filed under Sports

After riding a wave of victories, the Rio Hondo Softball team saw its 2016 season come to an end after losing to Ventura College in the Southern California Regional playoffs first round, 4-3. The game was played on May 2 and 15th seeded Ventura hosted the 18th seeded Rio Hondo and by the end of the...

Rio Showcases Talent at Women’s Volleyball Tournament at El Camino

Rio Showcases Talent at Women’s Volleyball Tournament at El Camino

Nicolas Trujillo, Staff writer
May 8
Filed under Sports

Rio Hondo’s Beach volleyball team journeyed to El Camino College as their post-season continued with matches against Pierce College on April 27. Music played as the sun beamed down on a windy afternoon to add to the challenge of serving to many opponents who on average stood much taller than the...

Softball team starts playoffs on the road against Ventura College

Softball team starts playoffs on the road against Ventura College

Victor Lozano, Staff Writer
May 7
Filed under Sports

For the second consecutive year the Rio Hondo Softball team made the playoffs under Head Coach Bianca Urquidi, after winning four straight conference games and placing second in the Foothill Conference. After a stretch where the team lost seven out of eight games with three of those being conferenc...

Softball team heads to So-Cal Regional playoffs

Softball team heads to So-Cal Regional playoffs

Victor Lozano, Staff Writer
April 30
Filed under Sports, Top Stories

Though the Rio Hondo softball team had an up and down season, they managed to weather through the storm with a 14-2 win against Victor Valley College on April 25 to end their season with a four game winning streak. This was a must win game in order for Rio Hondo to qualify for the Southern California Reg...

Softball team keeps playoffs hopes alive with big conference wins

Softball team keeps playoffs hopes alive with big conference wins

Victor Lozano, Staff Writer
April 27
Filed under Sports, Top Stories

An offensive explosion by the Rio Hondo softball team helped them beat their conference foe, College of the Desert, to keep their playoff hopes alive in an 11-6 win. After losing the last seven of eight games and allowing 55 runs in that span, the team tried to keep it together for the final thre...

Rio Hondo Softball team drops doubleheader at Southwestern

Rio Hondo Softball team drops doubleheader at Southwestern

Victor Lozano, Staff Writer
April 11
Filed under Sports, Top Stories

The Rio Hondo Softball team finished up the last of its non-conference play against Southwestern College in a doubleheader on April 11 that would see them lose both games. The first game was a 9-0 loss to the Jaguars and the final game was slightly bettera 5-0 loss. After these losses the Lady Roadrunners reco...

Softball team comes up short against LBCC 11-4

Softball team comes up short against LBCC 11-4

Victor Lozano, Staff Writer
March 21
Filed under Sports, Top Stories

After a week-long rest, the Rio Hondo softball team dropped a non-conference game against Long Beach City College 11-4, and now have an overall record of 7-17. The team last played on Mar 11 against Victor Valley in a dominating 12-2 win, but after the break, Head Coach Bianca Urquidi said that...

Softball team redeems Fullerton loss by winning Victor Valley 12-2

Softball team redeems Fullerton loss by winning Victor Valley 12-2

Michael Mendoza, Staff Writer
March 15
Filed under Sports, Top Stories

The Lady Roadrunners overall record fell to 6-16 on March 8 after losing a non-conference game at Fullerton College by a score of 6-4. Coming off a superb 20-5 home showing against L.A. Harbor four days prior, Rio Hondo looked to pick up consecutive non-conference wins for the first time all season. Fullerton...

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