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Super Bowl 54 Recap: A Championship 50 Years in the Making

Enrique Medina, Reporter

February 4, 2020

The Kansas City Chiefs were able to bring the team’s first Super Bowl in 50 years, beating the San Francisco 49ers by a score of 31-20 in Super Bowl LV Sunday night. The 20-year wait for Kansas City’s head coach Andy Reid was also finally over as he was able to conquer his first super bowl as a head...

Super Bowl 54 Preview

Enrique Medina, Reporter

February 1, 2020

The San Francisco 49ers and Kansas City Chiefs will face off Sunday night in Super Bowl LIV in Miami’s Hard Rock Stadium. Super Bowl LIV will mark the seventh time the 49ers reach the big game in their franchise history and first appearance since 2012. As for the Chiefs, this marks their second time...

Time for LAFC to go ‘BOOM’

Ignacio Cervantes, Contributor

January 25, 2020

Saturday, January 25, Los Angeles Football Club’s twitter page sent out a friendly reminder to its followers -- “We’re back at The Banc tonight, come prepared.” Football in LA is back. At 7:30 p.m. Saturday night, Uruguay’s most storied team Club Atlético Peñarol will join LAFC at Banc...

Astros Caught in Epic Cheating Scandal

Joseph Rodriguez, Reporter

November 27, 2019

Sneaky Advantage The Houston Astros can potentially be put into one of the biggest cheating scandals of the century. Recently a Youtube page by the name "Jomboy Media" put out a video titled "Astros using cameras to steal signs, a breakdown." The video shows clips of Astros at bats from the 2017 sea...

Women’s Soccer: Saddleback surprise the SCC Champions

Women’s Soccer: Saddleback surprise the SCC Champions

Jesus Marquez, Reporter

November 26, 2019

The 2019 Rio Hondo women's soccer season came to an end as Saddleback bested the Roadrunners 2-1 on Saturday, November. 24 in the first round of the postseason. It was a match that started well for the home side but ended as a nightmare for the 2019 SCC Champions. The Gauchos came back after losing ...

Rio Hondo Volleyball to Host San Diego City College in Playoffs

Sam Garcia, News Editor

November 23, 2019

The No. 15 seed Lady Roadrunners will take on the No. 18 seed Knights of San Diego City College in the Play-In Round of the Southern California Regional Playoffs on November,23 at 4 p.m. at Rio Hondo College. This is Rio Hondo’s first trip to the playoffs since 2012. Ticket prices for the match are...

Trojans Capture a Blowout Win Over Cal

Trojans Capture a Blowout Win Over Cal

Joseph Rodriguez, Reporter

November 20, 2019

Recap The last 3 games on USC's schedule have been sort of a revenge tour for them. All three teams they face were able to beat the Trojans last year which also helped keep them from bowl eligibility. So far they won the first two over ASU and Cal. Now the Trojans are looking forward to their annual C...

W Basketball: Hopeful Start, Improvements on Offense Necessary

Ignacio Cervantes, Contributor

November 19, 2019

“Playing back to back is hard. But if we want to be a good team, we have to be tough and grind it out.” Those were the words of Rene Herrera, head coach of Rio Hondo’s women’s basketball team, following the Roadrunners 88-66 loss to Southern California’s no. 7 ranked Irvine Valley last Friday....

Women’s Soccer: The Lady Roadrunners are SCC Champions

Women’s Soccer: The Lady Roadrunners are SCC Champions

Jesus Marquez, Reporter

November 18, 2019

The Rio Hondo women's soccer team are SCC Champions after a perfect 8-0 conference run. The Lady Roadrunners defeated Pasadena City 5-0 in their last conference game on Friday, November 15. After a perfect season, they are now on their way to the Southern Regional Playoffs that will start on November 23....

Women’s Basketball Win First of Back-to-Back Games

Ignacio Cervantes, Contributor

November 15, 2019

Women’s Basketball at Rio Hondo is in full swing. The second of a two home-game stand on back-to-back nights tips off Friday, Nov. 15 at 5 p.m. in the Rio Gymnasium. The Roadrunners defeated Mira Costa 78-64 Thursday but now face Irvine Valley -- no. 7 in Southern California’s California Community...

Women’s Soccer Sophomore Night Precedes Playoff Seeding

Ignacio Cervantes, Contributor

November 15, 2019

Today, Nov. 15, Rio Hondo women’s soccer is ready to make history. As Pasadena City rolls into Rio for a South Coast Conference matchup at 6 p.m., the Roadrunners have an opportunity at perfection for the second season in three years. Been There, Done That In 2017, head coach Jennifer Tanaka was the ...

Rio Hondo Women’s Soccer: Hat-Trick Hero Leads Roadrunners to Victory

Jesus Marquez, Reporter

November 10, 2019

Friday, November 8, Rio Hondo women's Soccer grabbed a comfortable 3-0 win against East Los Angeles College on Friday, November 8. Rio Hondo forward Vivian Viramontes scored a hat-trick for the lady Roadrunners for the first time. The freshman has notched 14 goals in 16 appearances this season. Exceptional First Half ...

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