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Foolsball

Victor Quintero, Sports Editor

September 10, 2012


Filed under Sports

For many years school spirit revolved around how well your schools football team is doing. It had been a tradition ever since our parents attended high school and even before that. So the obvious question rises; why is there no football at Rio Hondo High School? Basketball, wrestling, soccer, cross...

Women’s soccer team score and impress

Victor Quintero, Sports Editor

September 7, 2012


Filed under Sports

Rio Hondo Women's soccer team did not fail to impress during their first game, against West Los Angeles. Not only did they manage to shut out the opposing team but they did it in tremendous fashion, winning the game with a final score of 10-0. The roadrunners are known for their incredible speed and...

Women’s Water Polo Squad Are Ready

Women’s Water Polo Squad Are Ready

Jazmin Ortiz and Victor Quintero, Sports Editor

September 7, 2012


Filed under Sports

Practicing two times a day combined with giving it their all this season, the women's water polo team of Rio Hondo College is not only gaining their aquatic superiority through intensive practices, but great leadership. Led by Coach Mike Hinze and assistant coaches Oscar Dorado, Marcus Moncibaes,...

Salazar’s Baseball Dominance

Andrew Rodriguez, Staff Writer

September 5, 2012


Filed under Featured Sports Story Carousel, Sports

After a very successful season Rio Hondo Baseball Coach Mike Salazar sets the bar higher for this years team. Salazar led them to an eye popping 40-5 record last year, stringing along a 32 game win streak in the processs. With that being said his team was tagged as the number one team in California. If...

Lee Arth, first water polo, swim coach, passes away

July 25, 2012


Filed under News, Sports

Leland (Lee) Arth, Rio Hondo's first water polo and swim coach, passed away July 7 after a long battle with pancreatic cancer. Arth began his Roadrunner coaching career in 1966 and guided the first every water polo and swim teams into the Metro Conference.   When the college went into the ...

Rio Hondo’s ladies swim team breaks more records

David Flores, Staff Writer

June 18, 2012


Filed under Sports

Rio Hondo College’s ladies swim team had its big meet, the Conference Championships, and while there they broke five new school records in four different races. During the distance event, a swim that covers 1,650 yards, a total of 66 laps, Kortney Kindig became a record holder by having a total...

Great finish to a long season

Great finish to a long season

Luis Mercado, Staff Writer

June 18, 2012


Filed under Sports

The Lady Roadrunners have finished their season on a high note winning their last three ball games to bring their season record to 9-18. “That’s all you can hope for to come out in bang,” said head coach Bianca Urquidi. The most recent game for the Lady Roadrunners was a home game against Barst...

Rio Hondo Baseball falls short in State Championship

Sophia Horn, Staff Writer

June 13, 2012


Filed under Sports

Unfortunately, all good things must come to an end, including Rio Hondo’s impressive baseball season. The Roadrunners left their mark in the conference games, but were runner-ups for the California State Championship title after losing to Cosumnes River College. The final game ended with a close score...

La Cima 2012

April 17, 2010


Filed under A&E, Lifestyles, Magazine, News, Opinion, Sports

The 2012 Rio Hondo College magazine, 'La Cima' can currently be found on campus. Get your copy today!

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