Rio Hondo College Newspaper

El Paisano

Rio Hondo College Newspaper

El Paisano

Rio Hondo College Newspaper

El Paisano

The Los Angeles Dodgers announced that they will announce health and safety protocols for fans and ticket details at a later date. The Dodgers and Giants are the only two California teams to start Opening Day on the road.

California Set to Reopen MLB Stadiums, Allow Limited Return of Fans

New plan will allow the five California Major League Baseball teams to reopen their ballparks.
Enrique Medina, Broadcast Director March 11, 2021

It was announced Friday by California officials that the state will allow people to attend Major League Baseball stadiums again and other outdoor entertainment venues. Friday’s announcement came with the news that the reopening and new rules take into effect starting April 1.  Reopening Plan Limited...

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Rio Hondo vs Long Beach City College mens Water Polo.

Men’s Water Polo: Long Beach City Drown Roadrunners

Jacobo Garrido, Reporter October 16, 2018

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 conference....

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Women’s Volleyball: Lady Roadrunners Split Friday Matches 1-1

September 4, 2018

The Lady Roadrunners lost their first game against the Orange Coast Pirates 3-1 Friday afternoon, but bounced back by defeating the Glendale Vaqueros by the same measure 3-1. The Roadrunners dropped the first set 18-25 to Orange Coast. Battling uphill, the second set was a grueling 29-27 set that...

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Sara Harding (left), seated by Natalie Magallon and Bree Newton (right). Harding was a part of the indoor and beach volleyball teams while being a copy editor for El Paisano during her last two semesters at Rio Hondo.

Signing Event Held for Graduating Rio Hondo Volleyball Members

Ramon Alvarado, Sci. & Tech. Editor May 17, 2018

A signing event took place Thursday, May 17 in the Rio Hondo pool area for Lady Roadrunner volleyball members who will be moving on from the college. Michell Chavez, Sara Harding, Michelle Hawkins, Madison Mader,  Natalie Magallon, Victoria Martinez and Bree Newton were the Ladies recognized for their...

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Rio Hondo freshman Ivan Vargas (41) only had 36 at-bats this season for the Roadrunners. Hell look to play a bigger role next season.

Rio Men’s Baseball Season Ends in Disappointment

Ramon Alvarado, Sci. & Tech. Editor April 29, 2018

Rio Hondo’s Men’s Baseball team finished off their season losing three straight games to the Pasadena City Lancers. The Roadrunners loss their final game Friday, April 27 on the Lancer field and will now look forward to next season. In their final game of the season, Rio Hondo had five more hits...

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Rio Baseball Goes 1-2 in Series vs Chaffey

Rio Baseball Goes 1-2 in Series vs Chaffey

Ramon Alvarado, Sci. & Tech. Editor April 15, 2018

Rio Hondo’s baseball squad went 1-2 in their three-game series against the Chaffey Panthers last week. The Roadrunners now head into their last two series of the year against Mt. SAC and Pasadena City. It was a tough start to the week for the Roadrunners. They lost to the Panthers Tuesday, April...

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The Battle for Los Angeles

The Battle for Los Angeles

Ignacio Cervantes, Sports Editor March 30, 2018

Los Angeles Football Club has won its first two matches while Los Angeles Galaxy has just confirmed footballing legend Zlatan Ibrahimovic as an option to play this Saturday at the StubHub Center when the newest rivalry in the city is inaugurated at noon. The Battle for Los Angeles, or “El Trafico”...

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Rio Hondo pitcher Edmundo Fernandez tried to keep the Roadrunners in the game against LBCC, but was unable to stop the Vikings bats.

Baseball: Rio Falls to Long Beach City College

Ramon Alvarado, Sci. & Tech. Editor March 18, 2018

The Roadrunners battled the Long Beach City College Vikings at The Jungle Saturday, March 15. Rio jumped ahead early on but were unable to hold the lead, falling to LBCC, 5-4. Rio got on the board in the very first inning, thanks to right-fielder John Sabajan and first-baseman Luis Aguilar. With a...

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Los Angeles forward Diego Rossi, left, celebrates with Latif Blessing, right, after scoring a goal against the Seattle Sounders during the first half of an MLS soccer match, Sunday, March 4, 2018, in Seattle.(AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)

Both LA MLS Clubs Look for Back-to-Back Wins to Start Season

Ignacio Cervantes, Sports Editor March 9, 2018

This weekend, our Los Angeles-based Major League Soccer sides look to build off Week 1 wins to remain undefeated. Los Angeles Football Club First, LAFC travel to Sandy, Utah on Saturday as Real Salt Lake try to spoil Bob Bradley’s men’s bright start to life in the MLS. LAFC and RSL kickoff...

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Toronto FC became the first Canadian team to win an MLS Cup last term. The Canadians are also favorites to win it all this 23rd season.

MLS Season Kicking Off Saturday

March 2, 2018

This Saturday, soccer is back. Reigning Major League Soccer Cup champion Toronto FC will host Columbus Crew SC to kickoff the league’s 23rd season. This term, an expansion team has been added to the Western Conference in the shape of Los Angeles Football Club, making the league a 23-team pool (11...

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Rio Hondo sophomores Emily Mercedes, Destinee Garr and Maggie Lamas smile for friends, teammates and family before Friday nights matchup against Pasadena City.

Basketball: Rio Ladies Push Through Sophomore Night

Ramon Alvarado, Sci. & Tech. Editor February 16, 2018

The Lady Roadrunners fell to the Pasadena City College Lancers Friday, Feb. 16 at Rio Hondo. Pasadena City spoiled Sophomore Night at The Hondo as they defeated the Rio Ladies, 76-50. Rio fell behind quickly Friday night. They trailed PCC by 15 after the first quarter and 21 at the half. The Rio...

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Rio Hondos fight kept them in the game, but Chaffeys defense was able to come up with stops when they needed them most.

Basketball: Lady Roadrunners Lose Coaches vs Cancer Game

Ramon Alvarado, Sci. & Tech. Editor February 8, 2018

The Lady Roadrunners were outlasted by the Chaffey Panthers Wednesday night at Rio Hondo. The Rio Ladies were able to keep the game close but couldn’t overcome a late surge by the Panthers. Chaffey came away with the 54-44 road victory, spoiling Coaches vs Cancer Night for the Lady Roadrunners. Pink...

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