Rio Hondo College Newspaper

El Paisano

Rio Hondo College Newspaper

El Paisano

Rio Hondo College Newspaper

El Paisano

Women’s Soccer Sophomore Night Precedes Playoff Seeding

Ignacio Cervantes, Sports Editor November 15, 2019

Today, Nov. 15, Rio Hondo women’s soccer is ready to make history. As Pasadena City rolls into Rio for a South Coast Conference matchup at 6 p.m., the Roadrunners have an opportunity at perfection for the second season in three years. Been There, Done That In 2017, head coach Jennifer Tanaka was...

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Roadrunners Host no. 1 in State

Ignacio Cervantes, Sports Editor October 22, 2019

Today, Tuesday, Oct. 22, Rio Hondo men’s soccer hosts Cerritos College at 6 p.m. on the Rio Hondo soccer field. The Falcons are Rio's biggest test yet as the visitor's undefeated record makes them California's second-best. “The boys say they’re ready, we’ll see,” said Rio head coach Orlando...

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Roadrunners Travel for Bout Against Warriors

Ignacio Cervantes, Sports Editor October 18, 2019

South Coast Conference In Full Gear With two league matches under its belt, Rio Hondo College's men's soccer team began the South Coast Conference appropriately. A road draw at LA Harbor Friday, Oct. 11 was followed by a 5-2 home rout over Compton Tuesday at Rio Hondo's soccer stadium. In game three...

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Men’s Soccer: Time to Shine in South Coast Conference

Ignacio Cervantes, Sports Editor October 11, 2019

The Rio Hondo men’s soccer team go into its regular season opener Friday, Oct. 11 at LA Harbor’s Seahawks Stadium at a modest no. 34 out of 76 schools in the California Community College Athletic Association state power points poll. Following an identity search during a discovery phase preseason,...

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Rio Hondo College hosts College of the Desert Friday at 6 p.m. for a regional playoff rematch from last year. Photo credit: Rio mens soccer page.

As Preseason Continues, Men’s Soccer Search for Identity

Ignacio Cervantes, Sports Editor September 20, 2019

A frustrating end to the 2018 season for the Rio Hondo men’s soccer team can be retaliated Friday as College of the Desert, 3-2 winners during last November's regional playoff match in Whittier, return for a 6 p.m. preseason showdown. New Faces, Same Drive The Roadrunners from Palm Desert will serve...

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Women’s Soccer: Roadrunners Advance in So Cal Regionals

Christian Salinas, Reporter November 21, 2018

Coming off a disappointing regular season finale, the Rio Hondo women’s soccer team were definitely ready to move on to the next phase of the season. The Rio Hondo College women’s soccer team began their postseason run Saturday, Nov. 18 at the Roadrunners athletics field.  They hosted and defeated...

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Men’s Soccer: Roadrunners Suffer Season Ending Loss to College of the Desert

Ignacio Cervantes, Sports Editor November 21, 2018

The 2018 Rio Hondo Men’s soccer season came to an end Saturday night as one Roadrunner eliminated another from Southern California Regionals. The visiting College of the Desert Roadrunners sprinted past the Rio Roadrunners, hosts at the campus’ athletics field, 3-2 in a frenetic playoff match. Underdogs...

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Roadrunners Soccer: Men’s and Women’s Teams Make Regionals

Ignacio Cervantes, Sports Editor November 14, 2018

With the regular season of the six teams participating in fall leagues coming to an end, there will be two of the teams participating in Southern California Regionals begining Saturday, Nov. 17. The men’s and women’s soccer teams have both managed to claim their spots in the postseason to represent...

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Women’s Soccer: Roadrunners, Ranked 15th in Nation, Lose to No. 1

Christian Salinas, Reporter November 5, 2018

Looking to get back on the winning side of things, the Rio Hondo women’s soccer team traveled to Cerritos College Friday, Nov. 2 to take on the Falcons. With both teams ranked inside the top twenty in the nation, and Cerritos being number one, it was poised to be a battle of two very good teams. Unfortunately,...

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Roman Delgado (no. 17) steps up and buries his penalty kick past Irvine Valley goalkeeper. Up next for Rio Hondo following a 2-0 win over Irvine Valley is a home game against Mira Costa Friday at 6 p.m. Photo credit: Ignacio Cervantes

Men’s soccer: In second shutout of season, men’s soccer earn first win

Ignacio Cervantes, Sports Editor August 28, 2018

The Rio Hondo men’s soccer team earned a 2-0 victory over Irvine Valley College on Tuesday at Rio Hondo - keeping its shutout streak going after its first game Monday. Following a 0-0 tie against Clovis College Monday, Tuesday’s encounter against the Irvine Valley Lasers was a much feistier affair....

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