Rio Hondo College Newspaper

El Paisano

Rio Hondo College Newspaper

El Paisano

Rio Hondo College Newspaper

El Paisano

Beach: Windy conditions blow Roadrunners chances

Ignacio Cervantes, Sports Editor March 9, 2019

Friday, March 8 the Long Beach City College Vikings swept the Rio Hondo College Roadrunners 5-0 at Granada Beach in each school’s first South Coast Conference match of the season. The Vikings won all but one set as the Long Beach City threes, Isabella Alvarez and Doris Woods, had a game-low combined...

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Andrea Velasco (no. 10) and Madison Mader (left), beat Fullerton Colleges ones on Wednesday.

Lady Roadrunners Beat Fullerton in Beach Volleyball

Ignacio Cervantes, Sports Editor April 12, 2018

Fullerton -- All five duos from Rio Hondo’s Women’s Beach Volleyball team walked off the Fullerton College courts with wins on Wednesday, giving the Lady Roadrunners a 5-0 victory over the Hornets. In beach Volleyball, each college selects five pairs which play best out of three sets against...

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Beach Volleyball player Tanya Metchkoff serves the ball to her Pierce College opponent on April 27 at El Camino College.

Rio Showcases Talent at Women’s Volleyball Tournament at El Camino

Nicolas Trujillo, Staff writer May 8, 2016

Rio Hondo’s Beach volleyball team journeyed to El Camino College as their post-season continued with matches against Pierce College on April 27. Music played as the sun beamed down on a windy afternoon to add to the challenge of serving to many opponents who on average stood much taller than the...

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Rio Hondo Beach Volleyball player Erika Mendoza gets in the air to return a solid hit against Fullerton at Golden West College.

Beach Volleyball team qualifies for Western State Conference playoffs

Crystian Mendoza, Sports Editor May 1, 2016

The Rio Hondo Women's Beach Volleyball team qualified for the Western State Conference playoffs in their first season and will be held on April 27 at El Camino College at 1:00 p.m. The Lady Roadrunners last faced Ventura at Grossmout on April 22 and went on to lose the match 5-0, and would then lose...

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