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The Galaxy Still Rules Los Angeles

Jesus Manriquez, writer

August 26, 2019

The fifth chapter of the young " El Trafico" derby took place on Sunday in an unreal, passionate atmosphere at the Banc of California Stadium. The Los Angeles Football Club went in looking for their first win against the LA Galaxy, but a brilliant 20 minutes in the first half from the LA Galaxy were en...

UFC Fight Night Goes to Rochester

David Ibarra, Reporter

May 18, 2019

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

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

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

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

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

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

Photo courtesy of Rio Hondo Athletics website. (athletics.riohondo.edu).

Ignacio Cervantes, Sports Editor

May 4, 2019

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...

Frank Clark Headed to Kansas City

April 29, 2019

On Tuesday, April 23 the Seahawks and the Chiefs agreed to a deal that would send Frank Clark to Kansas City for draft picks. While the Chiefs acquired Clark the Seahawks were able to obtain a 2019 1st round pick, a 2020 2nd round pick, and some 3rd round picks. Clark's deal with the Chiefs will be worth...

“DAMETIME” in Portland

April 28, 2019

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

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: Rio Hondo lost their final home game against LA Harbor

Jesus Marquez, Reporter

April 23, 2019

Rio Hondo Women’s softball team played their last home game and lost versus the LA Harbor Seahawks 4-2 at the Rio Hondo softball field on Monday, April 22. The Roadrunners wanted to finish their last home game with a victory. But, LA Harbor wanted more in the first inning. The Seahawks took the lead...

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