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Rio Hondo rolls to third conference win

Mauricio Chavez, Staff Writer

November 1, 2013


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Rio Hondo Men’s Soccer team faced Victor Valley College in a Foothill Conference match on October 15th and came away with another shut out. Rio Hondo was easily able to win with a 3-0 score. The first Rio Hondo goal came early at the 18th minute. Midfielder Miguel Mendoza, #10, snuck the ball into...

Women’s Soccer team wins big

Women’s Soccer team wins big

Pablo Lopez, Staff Writer

November 1, 2013


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Rio Hondo (8-4-3,3-2) greeted Victor Valley college(4-9-1,3-2) with a shutout on Oct. 15 as they were able to dominate and earn a 3-0 win over the Rams in Foothill Conference match. The Roadrunners broke the game wide open early in the first half, 6 minutes into the game Selena Quezeda poked the ball...

Volleyball team splits Foothill Conference games

Volleyball team splits Foothill Conference games

Miguel Corrales, Staff Writers

November 1, 2013


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Rio Hondo’s women’s volleyball team split a pair of Foothill Conference games last week as they defeated Cerro Coso in three sets, but lost three sets to Victory Valley. Rio looked overmatched by the Victor Valley offense as they dropped behind 4-0  in the first set. Victor Valley sent Rio...

Kaufman gets her ‘Kicks’ on the field

Michelle Torres, Staff Writer

October 20, 2013


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Rio Hondo women’s soccer striker, Sierra Kaufman never allowed her three strikes at soccer to keep her away from doing what she does best…kick. The Filipino Mexican American is an enthusiastic 18-year-old whose talent not only lies within her but amongst her two feet as well. An athlete who plays...

Roadrunners win conference opener, 1-0

Pablo Lopez, Staff Writer

October 20, 2013


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Rio Hondo mens soccer team played their 2013 Foothill Conference opener at home on Oct. 8, and escaped with a 1-0 victory over the Chaffey Panthers. The Roadrunners continue to be productive at home as they managed to secure another win in a game that could have gone either way. As they've been...

The Team is set

Brenda Cervantes, Staff Writer

October 20, 2013


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The Rio Hondo Men’s Basketball Team is finally set. After weeks of long hard tryouts Coach Mike Lowe has made his decision of the group of players he wants to play for him this upcoming season. First year Head Coach Lowe expects his new team to be tough and good. “We’re playing well as a...

Just like old times

Miguel Corrales/David Perez, Staff Writer

October 20, 2013


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Since 2003, Rio Hondo has had their share of different players on their Volleyball team. But when the Women’s Volleyball Alumni reunited last Friday night to play a friendly game with the current squad, they all had something interesting to share. Suzy To, who was on Coach Teddi Esko’s first team...

Water Polo fails to stay afloat at El Camino

Water Polo fails to stay afloat at El Camino

David Flores, Staff Writer

October 2, 2013


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The Rio Hondo College Women’s Water Polo team entered into El Camino College Sept. 20 with a victory in the palm of their hands, but the Warriors squad crept up at the end to take the game from the Roadrunners 9 – 6. Led by Kelci Carcamo’s onslaught of four goals, the Lady Roadrunners were in...

A new coach and a new team

A new coach and a new team

Brenda Cervantes, Staff Writer

October 2, 2013


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It may be Coach Mike Lowe’s first year being Head Coach Rio Hondo’s Men’s College Basketball team, but it sure isn’t his first time coaching. The retired High School Basketball coach from La Serna High School has made a name for himself in the past 35 seasons and being most proud of his consistency. In...

Mt. Sac beats Roadrunners 3-1 in four sets

Mt. Sac beats Roadrunners 3-1 in four sets

Miguel Corrales, Staff Writer

October 2, 2013


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A bad start and a overwhelming Mt. Sac defense kept the Lady Roadrunners from getting a win with a 3-1 loss Wednesday night at Rio Hondo College. In the first set, Mt. Sac was the epitome of athletic perfection; they were focused and able to get a quick 3-0 lead. A big hit by Nicole Barrios helped...

Rio Hondo Men’s Soccer team works for a draw

Rio Hondo Men’s Soccer team works for a draw

Pablo Lopez, Staff Writer

October 2, 2013


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The Roadrunners had to settle for a draw when they hosted Long Beach City College on Friday Sept 20. Rio Hondo went into this game with a 3-3-3 record coming off a double header in San Diego on Saturday where they were able to shut out Monterey Peninsula and get a 1-0 win with a goal by Miria Amisaraim...

Desired Victory

Desired Victory

Michelle Torres, Staff Writer

September 25, 2013


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The Rio Hondo College women’s soccer team faced Moorpark College on Sept. 17. The afternoon was sunny but nevertheless the enthusiastic Roadrunners prepared for a victory against the Raiders. Under the hands of coaches Jennifer Tanaka-Hoshijo, Amanda Krukow, Will Lopez, Gil Sandoval and Marcos...

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