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Women’s Softball: The Mounties Outplayed The Roadrunners

Rio Hondo's first basemen, freshman Azucena Enriquez, gets Mt. SAC's  Adriana Ramirez out at first following a fielding play by freshman pitcher Madeline Peralta. The Roadrunners lost to the Mounties 2-0 at Rio Hondo Tuesday, March 16.

Jesus Marquez, Reporter

April 17, 2019

Tuesday, April 15, Rio Hondo women’s softball team lost against Mt. San Antonio College 2-0 at the Rio Hondo softball field. The Lady Roadrunners defense was spot-on throughout the game and made it difficult for Mt. SAC to get runners on base. Pitcher Madeline Peralta was exceptional once again...

Champions League Quarterfinals First Leg Recap

Jesus Manriquez, Reporter

April 11, 2019

The first legs of the Champions League quarterfinals concluded Wednesday, April 10 as Europe's biggest soccer competition continued. All four matchups were even and low scoring ties which have left everyone wondering anything that can happen next week. Here's what happened Tuesday and Wednesday in the...

The Masters

Christian Salinas, Reporter

April 11, 2019

Hallowed Grounds The 2019 Masters Tournament is finally upon us. A tournament that is the most unique from any other in the world. Where the best golfers in the world all come to compete for the elusive Green Jacket and for a spot in golf’s stoic history. The Masters starts Thursday, April 11 and c...

Final Four sees Cavaliers and Red Raiders in NCAA Championship

Gilberto Espana, Reporter

April 10, 2019

The final four game between the Virginia Cavaliers and Auburn Tigers was one of the best in recent history. Virginia defeated No. 5 seed Auburn by a final score of 63-62 at US Bank Stadium in Minneapolis. This game will be remembered as one of the most controversial endings in NCAA tournament history. Co...

Women’s Softball: RIo Hondo lost to Chaffey Panthers

Jesus Marquez, Reporter

April 10, 2019

The Lady Roadrunners lost by six runs Tuesday against the Panthers Rio Hondo women’s softball team lost to Chaffey Panthers at the Rio Hondo softball field with the score 8-2 Tuesday, April. 9. In the first inning, the Roadrunners had difficulties running towards first base, while the lady P...

UFC Fight Night: Nashville

David Ibarra, Reporter

April 1, 2019

It was showtime in Nashville on Saturday. Anthony Pettis became only the third fighter to win bouts in the featherweight, lightweight, and welterweight division. His shocking knockout victory over Stephen Thompson came in the final five seconds of the second round. The fight was an entertaining display...

LAFC vs Real Salt Lake

Los Angeles Football Club captain Carlos Vela lines up for a corner kick during the first half against Real Salt Lake Saturday, March 23 at Banc of California Stadium. Photo credit: Ignacio Cervantes / El Paisano News

Jesus Manriquez, Reporter

March 25, 2019

Los Angeles Football Club grabbed a last minute 2-1 win against Real Salt Lake Saturday, March 23 at Banc of California Stadium. A long strike from defender Walker Zimmerman in stoppage time changed a game that seemed destined to end in a draw. LAFC got their taste of 'revenge' after Real Salt Lake eliminated...

MLS: Jona dos Santos Captains Galaxy to Victory

Ignacio Cervantes, Sports Editor

March 21, 2019

The Los Angeles Galaxy won its second game of 2019 Saturday by defeating Minnesota United Football Club 3-2 at Dignity Health Sports Park. In the thick of things was Jonathan dos Santos who captained the Galaxy for the second consecutive game as regular skipper Zlatan Ibrahimovic continues to sit out...

Champions league draw

Gilberto Espana, Staff Writer

March 21, 2019

The Champions league quarter-final draws were announced on Friday, March 15th. The UEFA headquarters in Nyon, Switzerland will be the venue for the draw. The draw will take place days after the end of the final 16 games. The tournament is now down to eight teams as four of them are representing the prem...

UFC: Tony Ferguson Hit with Restraining Order

David Ibarra, Reporter

March 20, 2019

Former interim lightweight champion Tony Ferguson is dealing with a restraining order placed against him. His wife, Cristina Ferguson, filed the restraining order against the former champion Wednesday alleging domestic violence, according to court records. MMA Junkie first reported on different police...

UFC: Ultimate Fighting Goes to London

Jorge Masvidal, red, lands a left hook on Darren Till, black, that sends him falling down in the main event on Saturday night. Till has now lost two fights in a row after starting off his career 17-0. Photo credit: Steven Flynn, USA Today.

David Ibarra, Reporter

March 19, 2019

It was an eventful night at the O2 Arena Saturday, March 16. The main event of the night saw Darren Till suffer his second loss in a row, this time in a much more devastating fashion. No. 13 ranked Welterweight Jorge Masvidal connected with a shattering left hook that turned the lights off for the former...

Women’s Tennis: Third Time’s the Charm

Sam Garcia, Reporter

March 19, 2019

The Lady Roadrunners will take on the El Camino College Warriors today at the tennis courts at Rio Hondo. This will be Rio’s third time taking on the Warriors, but history is definitely not on their side, as they’ve lost the previous two matchups 6-3 and 8-1, respectively. However, they’ll be...

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