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Premier League: Salah’s Goal Wins It For Liverpool

Premier League: Salah’s Goal Wins It For Liverpool

Jesus Marquez, Reporter

October 23, 2018


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Liverpool Football Club remained unbeaten in the Premier League thanks to Egyptian forward Mohamed Salah who scored the only goal in a 1-0 victory over Huddersfield Town at the John Smith’s Stadium. The Egyptian forward scored his fourth goal this season with help from winger  Xherdan Shaqiri. Howeve...

Women’s Volleyball: Lady Roadrunners Lose its Third Game in a Row

Women’s Volleyball: Lady Roadrunners Lose its Third Game in a Row

Ignacio Cervantes, Sports Editor

October 18, 2018


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The East Los Angeles College Huskies rolled into Rio Hondo’s Gym and swept the Rio Hondo Lady Roadrunners in three games to hand the hosts its third consecutive defeat Wednesday night. The loss puts the Lady Roadrunners record at 1-3 in the South Coast Conference-North and with that a position in...

Women’s Volleyball: Pasadena City College Defeats Lady Roadrunners

Women’s Volleyball: Pasadena City College Defeats Lady Roadrunners

Michael Khuraibet, Reporter

October 16, 2018


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Wednesday, Oct. 10, Rio Hondo College lost to the Pasadena City College Lancers in three sets, continuing the Lady Roadrunners rough season. The loss comes after a win against Mt. San Antonio and a narrow defeat against Chaffey College earlier this month. Rio head coach Teddi Esko said she was unh...

Men’s Water Polo: Long Beach City Drown Roadrunners

Men’s Water Polo: Long Beach City Drown Roadrunners

Jacobo Garrido, Reporter

October 16, 2018


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Rio Hondo men's Water Polo (4-17) fell to South Coast Conference powerhouse Long Beach City College Vikings (13-4) at Long Beach’s pool 21 to 7. Leaving Rio Hondo with a 1-4 record in conference, Long Beach was ranked as high as two in Southern California last season and remains at no. 1 in the con...

NBA: Lakers and Warriors Play Preseason Double-Header

NBA: Lakers and Warriors Play Preseason Double-Header

Jarbas Faria, Reporter

October 16, 2018


Filed under Sports

The Los Angeles Lakers and Golden State Warriors are two of the best teams in the NBA right now. This past week the two teams met up twice on Wednesday, Oct. 10, and Friday, Oct. 12. The first game was a high scoring thriller with the Lakers coming on top 123-113. Lakers power forwards Brandon Ingram,...

Men’s soccer: Roadrunners Make it Hard for Themselves in Win

Men’s soccer: Roadrunners Make it Hard for Themselves in Win

Ignacio Cervantes, Sports Editor

October 10, 2018


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Tuesday, Oct. 9, Juan Pablo Jimenez’s second-half goal secured a Rio Hondo men’s soccer 3-2 win against the Chaffey College Panthers at Rio’s soccer field. Jimenez, a freshman forward, capped off an evening of hard work by the Roadrunners in the 47th minute with a header that looped over Chaffey...

Men’s Water Polo falls in a close match up to Cerritos College

Jacobo Garrido, Reporter

October 4, 2018


Filed under Sports, Top Stories

Wednesday, Sept. 26, Rio Hondo men's water polo (2-10) hosted Cerritos College (8-2) in its third South Coast Conference matchup of the season. Looking to be an easy victory for the Cerritos Falcons, Rio would not budge until the fourth quarter. Four Roadrunners registered a pair of goals in a close 13 t...

All Eyes Are on The Philadelphia Flyers’ New Mascot

All Eyes Are on The Philadelphia Flyers’ New Mascot

Danielle Anzures, Staff Writer

September 28, 2018


Filed under Sports

When the Philadelphia Flyers introduced their new mascot to the hockey scene, it grabbed the internet’s attention. Gritty is the 7 ft orange monster’s name and apparently being terrifying is his game.

ESPN Will Have Ninja On This Issue Cover

ESPN Will Have Ninja On This Issue Cover

Luis Gutierrez, Podcast Director

September 20, 2018


Filed under A&E, Sports

Being considered a “professional gamer” usually has a funny tone to it. But now with Esports on the rise that has been going away. Colleges are offering scholarships to play video games on their behalf, and people are even scouted to play in pro-leagues. With huge followings and fan base. As ...

Men’s soccer: Rio takes down San Bernardino Valley

Men’s soccer: Rio takes down San Bernardino Valley

Ignacio Cervantes, Sports Editor

September 11, 2018


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Tuesday night the Rio Hondo men’s soccer squad continued its undefeated start to 2018 by defeating the San Bernardino Valley College Wolverines 2-1 at Rio Hondo’s soccer field. A late goal by Freshman forward Phuc Nguyen put the Roadrunners in front with just nine minutes remaining. Following...

Men’s soccer: Four wins out of four

Men’s soccer: Four wins out of four

Ignacio Cervantes, Sports Editor

September 5, 2018


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Freshman forward Tobias Garcia-Mendez scored his second game-winner in a row. To propel the Rio Hondo men’s soccer team past the San Diego City College Knights. Friday, Aug. 31, Garcia’s goal against Mira Costa College in the last minute of the game gave the Roadrunners a last-gasp 2-1 victory....

Water Polo: Women’s and men’s teams ready to start the year

Water Polo: Women’s and men’s teams ready to start the year

Ignacio Cervantes, Sports Editor

September 5, 2018


Filed under Sports

Today, Sept. 5, the men’s and women’s Water Polo squads open their seasons at the Rio Hondo aquatics center. Jumping into the pool first will be Todd Lim’s women’s team which will be facing off against the visiting El Camino College Warriors at 3 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 30, Lim mentioned that...

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