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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
Filed under Sports

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...

Hispanic Heritage Month comes to Rio

Hispanic Heritage Month comes to Rio

Jake Laurell, Staff Writer
October 12, 2016
Filed under News

The Hispanic Heritage month celebration took place September 28, as part of a three- stage event run by Associated Students (AS) for Hispanic students at Rio Hondo College. Hispanic Heritage month, spanning from September 15th to October 15th,  celebrates contributions from Latin cultures. It also re...

Playwright Moises Kaufman receives National Medal of Arts

Playwright Moises Kaufman receives National Medal of Arts

Angelo Torres, Staff Writer
October 12, 2016
Filed under News

Moisés Kaufman, writer of the The Laramie Project, the play currently in pre-production by the Theatre Department, was one of the few awarded with the 2015 National Medal of Arts, for his contributions to American Theatre at the White House on September 22. President Obama presented awards to over ...

Rio women’s basketball shows promise in Fall Showcase

Rio women’s basketball shows promise in Fall Showcase

Adam Calleja, Staff Writer
October 5, 2016
Filed under Sports

The Rio Hondo women’s basketball team showed promising potential as they competed in a Fall Showcase at Ventura College preparing for the upcoming season. The Roadrunners went 3-1 on the weekend with impressive wins over Foothill College, San Diego City College and Antelope Valley College. The Roadrunn...

‘End Malaria Now’ extends awareness to Rio Hondo

‘End Malaria Now’ extends awareness to Rio Hondo

Angelo Torres, Staff Writer
September 28, 2016
Filed under News

Volunteers from the organization End Malaria Now plan to have a continued presence on Rio Hondo College to further relief efforts. End Malaria Now is a non-profit organization located in Manhattan Beach. The organization provides disadvantaged people in areas of Africa with bed nets to prevent the s...

Men’s Soccer gets wins against Irvine Valley and San Bernardino College

Men’s Soccer gets wins against Irvine Valley and San Bernardino College

Crystian Mendoza, Sports Editor
September 28, 2016
Filed under Sports

The Rio Hondo College men’s soccer team hosted Irvine Valley College Sept. 13 in what was a very even matchup, ultimately ending with Rio Hondo winning the game 3-2 after a stellar performance by Jesus Garcia. The Roadrunner’s found themselves a goal behind early on after Connor Elder got on the ...

Soccer players collide on field, leaving one student with stitches

Soccer players collide on field, leaving one student with stitches

Adam Calleja, Staff Writer
September 28, 2016
Filed under News

Rio Hondo student Mayra Chulo suffered a head injury during soccer class on the field Monday morning. Chulo was hit on the head by a male soccer player after both ran for the ball. Chulo suffered an open wound and the other player walked without injuries. “I got a cut and was bleeding a lot,” s...

University Transfer Day at Rio Hondo

University Transfer Day at Rio Hondo

Jon Hernandez, Reporter
September 28, 2016
Filed under News

Twice every semester various colleges all around California and nearby states come to the annual University Transfer Day at Rio Hondo College. The colleges that attend vary between Universities of California, such as Santa Barbara and Davis, to California State Universities, such as Los Angeles and ...

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