El Paisano

Men’s Water Polo: Long Beach City Drown Roadrunners

Rio Hondo vs Long Beach City College men's Water Polo.

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 con...

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...

Signing Event Held for Graduating Rio Hondo Volleyball Members

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.

Ramon Alvarado, Editor-in-Chief

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...

Rio Men’s Baseball Season Ends in Disappointment

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

Ramon Alvarado, Editor-in-Chief

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 ...

Rio Baseball Goes 1-2 in Series vs Chaffey

Rio Baseball Goes 1-2 in Series vs Chaffey

Ramon Alvarado, Editor-in-Chief

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...

The Battle for Los Angeles

The Battle for Los Angeles

Ignacio Cervantes, Reporter

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...

Baseball: Rio Falls to Long Beach City College

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

Ramon Alvarado, Editor-in-Chief

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 c...

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

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)

Ignacio Cervantes, Reporter

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...

MLS Season Kicking Off Saturday

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.

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 Eas...

Basketball: Rio Ladies Push Through Sophomore Night

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

Ramon Alvarado, Editor-in-Chief

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...

Basketball: Lady Roadrunners Lose Coaches vs Cancer Game

Rio Hondo's fight kept them in the game, but Chaffey's defense was able to come up with stops when they needed them most.

Ramon Alvarado, Editor-in-Chief

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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