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NFL star Earl Thomas held at gunpoint by his wife

Leslie Lopez, Reporter

May 15, 2020

Nina Thomas, wife of Raven’s safety, Earl Thomas, was arrested on Apr.13 after an argument with her husband. She was charged with first-degree felony burglary of residence with the intent to commit aggravated assault with a deadly weapon. Her lawyer claims she is innocent and was wrongfully arrested. Ea...

Player backlash amidst return of European soccer

Gerardo Hernandez, Reporter

May 15, 2020

After several weeks of uncertainty as to when the domestic soccer leagues around the globe will return to action, the English Premier League is close to setting a date. The EPL’s board of directors is set to meet with the club presidents on Friday. However, players are unhappy that their health is be...

Remembering Don Shula, who passed away at age 90

Remembering Don Shula, who passed away at age 90

Leslie Lopez, Reporter

May 15, 2020

Don Shula, National Football League's winningest coach, who led the Miami Dolphins for 50 years, died on Monday morning. Shula died in his home at age 90. There were no details provided on Shula's death. Shula was born on Jan. 4, 1930, and raised in Painesville, Ohio. The coach played multiple roles...

MLB Draft to be Shortened, 2020 Season Proposal to Come this Week and More From MLB

MLB Draft to be Shortened, 2020 Season Proposal to Come this Week and More From MLB

Enrique Medina, Co Sports Editor

May 14, 2020

Major League Baseball announced recently that its draft will be moved to only five rounds for the 2020 Major League Baseball Season. The MLB draft typically consists of 40 rounds, but due to the complications of the spread of COVID-19, the draft has been pushed back 35 rounds.  A key reason for t...

Soccer making its return around the world

Soccer making its return around the world

Bryan Chavez, Reporter

May 14, 2020

Soccer's return around the world gets closer and closer. We begin to see teams around Europe beginning to prepare for the return of their respected league. Teams in England are delighted with the news, the league is set to return Jun.1. La Liga is set to make its return Jun.12. Which is why most team...

PSG declared Ligue 1 champions

Bryan Chavez, Reporter

May 11, 2020

French Prime Minister has announced that no sporting events will take place until September. The French League had plans to return behind closed doors for Jun.17. But with sudden news the LFP had to come up with a final decision to finish the league with the current standings. This meant that PSG were named ...

Stadiums May Not Open Until 2021

Leslie Lopez, Reporter

May 10, 2020

One may wonder as to when stadiums will open again. Some people want to watch sports once again, and others would not mind rewatching old sports online or on television. Stadiums will most likely be open again until the year 2021. The number of cases of people having the coronavirus has been increasing...

MLB Announces Season to be Held Back At Least Eight Weeks, Questions Rise

March 17, 2020

The Coronavirus, otherwise known as COVID-19 has caused many sports leagues around the world to either cancel their seasons or suspend them indefinitely until further notice. This trend continues with Major League Baseball as the MLB has decided to push back the start of the regular season eight wee...

All Sports Competitions Cancelled Due to COVID-19

The Rio Hondo Softball Field completely empty as the 2020 college softball season is cancelled. Many sporting events from around the world are postponed due the Corona Virus outbreak.

Jesus Marquez, Reporter

March 15, 2020

California community college spring sports competition and professional sports have all been postponed due to COVID-19. The coronavirus has had a huge impact world wide. More than 160,000 cases across the world have been confirmed and for that reason, many sporting events have been cancelled right away...

Roadrunners Get Huge Sweep vs Compton Highlighted by Comeback Victory

The Roadrunners outscored Compton 13-5 in their three games series.

Enrique Medina, Co-Sports Editor

March 11, 2020

The Roadrunners came into the week determined, having been swept by a very strong Long Beach City College team last week, giving the Roadrunners a 2-4 SCC record. The matchup this week had the Roadrunners set to square off in a three-game series against Compton College (0-4 record).  Improvement I...

Softball: Cuesta Takes Down Rio Hondo Twice

Rio Hondo batter Arianna Amezcua trying to make contact with the ball, while Cuesta pitcher Claire Lohayza catches it. The lady roadrunners lost doubleheader to the Cougars 14-6 and 7-3 at Rio Hondo Friday, March 6.

Jesus Marquez, Reporter

March 11, 2020

Rio Hondo women's softball team lost against Cuesta twice with the result 14-6 on game one and 7-3 on game two on Friday, March 6. It was a tough back to back match for the lady roadrunners as they were continuing to keep the momentum going this season. Coming off from a dominating 17-0 versus LA Harbor...

LAFC Draws in Epic Battle Against Philadelphia Union

LAFC Draws in Epic Battle Against Philadelphia Union

Jesus Marquez, Reporter

March 11, 2020

Los Angeles Football Club drew against Philadelphia Union  3-3, Sunday night, in an epic battle at Banc of California Stadium. Philadelphia Union took the lead on three occasions, but the Black and Gold responded back within minutes every time.  Even Contest For Both Teams  As the game started...

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