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Roadrunners Lose Tough Fought Opener vs LBCC

Rio Hondo starter Steven Alvarez pitched 3.2 innings in his outing against Long Beach City College, keeping the game level.

Enrique Medina, Co-Sports Editor

March 5, 2020

The Roadrunners came up short by a score of 5-2 in a match-up against an undefeated Long Beach City College Baseball club on Tuesday afternoon, Feb.26. The match was the first of a three-game series against Long Beach City College and their second series of the SCC season.  The pitching match-up put Rio Hondo starter ...

LAFC vs Club Internacional de Fútbol Miami

LAFC vs Inter Miami became the most most watched MLS Season-opener on ESPN and ESPN Deportes since 2011.

Gerardo Hernandez, Co-Opinion Editor

March 5, 2020

Los Angeles Football Club hosted Club Internacional de Fútbol Miami on Sunday, Mar.1, 2020, in what was a hotly contested battle. More than an hour before kickoff, LAFC’s 3252 began to let Miami feel the entire pressure of Los Angeles. Outside, the smoky aroma of the barbeque’s filled the ...

Women’s Basketball: Rio Hondo Vs. Cypress

Donteylor Maxwell (right) helped power the Lady Roadrunners to a three quarter lead. It wasn't enough as Rio Hondo fell to visiting Chargers of Cypress College 73-66

Stephinie Phan, Co-Sports Editor

March 4, 2020

Last Friday, Feb.28, was an eventful day for the Rio Hondo College women’s Basketball team. They held on strong against the Cypress College Chargers, the No. 9th seed in the Southern California Regional Playoffs. They were ahead for three quarters before falling short and suffering a loss in the fin...

Dodgers 2020 Offseason Recap: Is This the Team to Win it All?

Enrique Medina, Co-Sports Editor

March 2, 2020

After a disappointing end to the 2019 season in the division series vs the eventual World Series champions Washington Nationals, the Dodgers looked forward to improving what was left from a 106 win team just a year ago. Going into the offseason the Dodgers were looking to make a big splash. This espe...

The Champions League Dream Lives On

Carlos Vela netted his 43rd goal In his last 42 official matches.

Jesus Manriquez, Digital Executive Editor

February 28, 2020

Los Angeles Football Club’s first CONCACAF Champions League run is far from over after defeating Club Leon 3-0 at Banc of California Stadium,Thursday, February 27. The Black and Gold overturned the aggregate goal count against one of Mexico’s best, after losing 2-0 in Mexico last week. LAFC will ...

Champions League:Round of 16 First Leg Recap

Jesus Marquez, Reporter

February 28, 2020

The UEFA Champions League finally returned after a two month waiting period for the round of 16. This week's matches were full of surprises, actions, controversy, and emotions for the biggest clubs in Europe. Here's is a recap of this week games. Atletico Madrid sinks Liverpool  Atletico Madrid sealed a 1-0 win o...

Regional Playoffs: Women’s Basketball Squares Off Against Cypress

The Rio Hondo Roadrunners women's basketball team features in its first playoff game Friday at Rio Hondo following a 5-3 South Coast Conference North record. From Rio Athletics website.

Ignacio Cervantes, Contributor

February 28, 2020

Sunday, Feb. 23, the California Community College Athletic Association announced the women’s basketball regional playoffs bracket. Friday, Feb. 28, Rio Hondo College will host the Cypress Chargers in the second round after the Roadrunners were selected as the no. 8 seed in the tournament -- paired...

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

Forward Vivian miramontes lead the Rio Hondo team with 22 goals throughout the season and provided 9 assists.

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 ...

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