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UFC Fight Night Goes to Rochester

David Ibarra, Reporter

May 18, 2019


Filed under Sports

Rafael Dos Anjos and Kevin Lee will meet in the main event of UFC Fight Night Rochester this Saturday live from the Blue Cross Arena in Rochester, New York. While both fighters are well established lightweights, the bout on Saturday night will take place in the welterweight division. With both men struggling...

Brazil Prevailed at the End at UFC Fight Night

David Ibarra, Reporter

May 12, 2019


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At UFC Fight Night: Rio De Janeiro, in the end, Brazil prevailed. What began as a brutal start for the host country's fighters ended with Brazil’s own Jessica Andrade capturing the strawweight title in devastating fashion. Andrade defeated Rose Namajunas by KO in the 2nd round on Saturday to become...

Haskins Falls into the Redskins Lap

Joseph Rodriguez, writer/reporter

May 7, 2019


Filed under Sports

Leading up to the 2019 NFL Draft, former Ohio State QB Dwayne Haskins was expected to be a top ten pick. Over months of mock drafts and film study experts thought he would go 6th overall to the giants. Instead the New York Giants ended up taking the Duke quarterback Daniel Jones. This came as a shock...

Kyler Goes in the First Round Twice

Joseph Rodriguez, repoter

May 7, 2019


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When former Heisman winning quarterback Kyler Murray was picked 1st overall by the Cardinals it was nothing new to him. He was also picked early in the first round in the MLB draft. Nobody is really surprised by the pick yet they are skeptical about it. Many of Murray's biggest critics think that he...

Cerrone Unanimous Winner At UFC Canada

David Ibarra, Reporter

May 5, 2019


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Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone seems to be getting better with age. The 36-year old turned back the clock on Saturday night when he defeated Al Iaquinta in the main event.  The official scorecard read 49-45, 49-45, and 49-46, all in favor of Cowboy. The fight was a dominant display from Cerrone from...

UFC Fight Night: Canada

David Ibarra, Reporter

May 5, 2019


Filed under Sports

A clash between two of the most entertaining scrappers is set to take place this weekend. Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone will take on Al Iaquinta in the main event Saturday, May 4 in Ottawa, Canada. Prelims start at 2 p.m. at Canadian Tire Center on ESPN leading up to the main card at 5 p.m. on ESPN+. The...

Augustine Dipped In Gold

Augustine Dipped In Gold

Ignacio Cervantes, Sports Editor

May 4, 2019


Filed under Sports, Top Stories

Friday, May 1 Aaron Augustine took gold in the 1-meter diving board competition at De Anza College’s second day of hosting the California Community College Athletic Association 2019 State Men’s and Women’s Swimming and Diving Championship. The Rio Hondo Roadrunners diver recorded a 287.50 which...

“DAMETIME” in Portland

April 28, 2019


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With a trip to the Western Conference Semi-Finals on the line Damian Lillard came to the rescue for his team. Up 3-1 in the series, Tuesday's playoff game against the Thunder was a must-win to get some quality rest. The game went back and forth for almost 4 quarters until the Thunder got hot late in...

UFC Fight Night: Florida Brings Middlewight Duel

David Ibarra, Reporter

April 26, 2019


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Jacare Souza and Jack Hermansson will meet in the main event this Saturday live from Sunrise, Florida. Two middleweights known for their durability and their ability to finish fights will try to prove they belong in title contention conversations. The event, live from the BB&T Center, kicks off at...

Women’s Softball: The Mounties Outplayed The Roadrunners

Women’s Softball: The Mounties Outplayed The Roadrunners

Jesus Marquez, Reporter

April 17, 2019


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Tuesday, April 15, Rio Hondo women’s softball team lost against Mt. San Antonio College 2-0 at the Rio Hondo softball field. The Lady Roadrunners defense was spot-on throughout the game and made it difficult for Mt. SAC to get runners on base. Pitcher Madeline Peralta was exceptional once again...

Champions League Quarterfinals First Leg Recap

Jesus Manriquez, Reporter

April 11, 2019


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The first legs of the Champions League quarterfinals concluded Wednesday, April 10 as Europe's biggest soccer competition continued. All four matchups were even and low scoring ties which have left everyone wondering anything that can happen next week. Here's what happened Tuesday and Wednesday in the...

The Masters

Christian Salinas, Reporter

April 11, 2019


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Hallowed Grounds The 2019 Masters Tournament is finally upon us. A tournament that is the most unique from any other in the world. Where the best golfers in the world all come to compete for the elusive Green Jacket and for a spot in golf’s stoic history. The Masters starts Thursday, April 11 and c...

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