Rio Hondo College Newspaper

El Paisano

Rio Hondo College Newspaper

El Paisano

Rio Hondo College Newspaper

El Paisano

Ignacio Cervantes / El Paisano Media.

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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Baseball: Key Stretch for Dirty Birds

Christian Salinas, Reporter March 19, 2019

March 19-23 will be a key stretch for the Rio Hondo men’s baseball team.  Even though the season hasn’t gone quite as planned for the Roadrunners, they can still make the playoffs.  They sit (8-11) overall and (4-4) in conference.  They have their hands full with three games in five days against...

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Baseball: Carrillo’s 5.2 Innings Help Sweep Cerritos

Nicholas Juarez, Reporter March 19, 2019

Rio Hondo was back in action this week taking on Cerritos college in a South Coast Conference match up. Rio Hondo was looking to bounce back after two rough losses to Long Beach. Rio Hondo came into the game 2-2 in conference play and were looking to change that. Rio Hondo had freshman pitcher...

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“Hot and Cold”

February 18, 2019

The 2019 baseball season has been up and down for the Rio Hondo Roadrunners. They started off hot, winning the first three games of the season. They have since cooled off and are now one game below .500. Losing four straight, they will need to make some definite changes to get back on track before...

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Women’s Basketball: LATT Beavers Bite Through Roadrunners

Anel Ceballos, Opinion Co-editor February 14, 2019

Rio Hondo suffered a tough lose Wednesday, Feb. 13 against LA Trade-Tech.  The Roadrunners proved to be outscored every quarter with 58-28 at the end of the first half and finished the game 109-60. Both schools had similar field goal percentages, with Rio Hondo ending the game at 44.8% and LA Trade-Tech...

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Men’s Basketball: Roadrunners Continue To Battle for A Win

Sam Garcia, News Editor February 11, 2019

Sophomore power forward Uziel Felix paced Rio Hondo College with 18 points in an 80-65 loss to South Coast Conference-North rival Pasadena City College in Pasadena Friday, Feb. 9. This was a nice bounce-back game for Felix, who was held to just 8 points against Mt. San Antonio College. No. 4 also...

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Pasadena City attempted to close with a comeback but the Lady Roadrunners held on. Photo credit: Rio Hondo Athletics Website.

Women’s Basketball: Roadrunners Hang on for Win Against Pasadena

Anel Ceballos, Opinion Co-editor February 11, 2019

Friday, Feb. 8, the Roadrunners women’s basketball team made a comeback to beat the Lancers 58-57. Rio Hondo had a tough first half behind Pasadena 31-23, but quickly bounced back in the third quarter to outscore the Lancers 21-12 and gain the lead 44-43. As it came down to the fourth quarter,...

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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

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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RHC players Mauricio Sanchez steals the ball after a poor clearance from an ECC Compton defender and immediately pushes up for a counter- attack Oct. 14.

RHC men’s soccer team remain undefeated in South Coast Conference

Crystian Mendoza , Sports Editor October 19, 2016

The Rio Hondo College men’s soccer team hosted Chaffey College Oct. 11 to start off their week with yet another tough conference matchup. The first half remained scoreless, with neither team able to put one behind the net in the first 45 minutes as they approached the half-time whistle. After...

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Luis Munoz of Rio Hondo College carries the ball up past a few defenders before switching the ball to #7 forward, Nicholas Knapp who raised his hand to call for the ball against Pasadena City College Oct. 4.

RHC men’s soccer gets a win and two draws to start off the South Coast Conference

Crystian Mendoza , Sports Editor October 17, 2016

The Rio Hondo College men’s soccer team started off their South Coast Conference play against East Los Angeles College Sept. 30 where they went on to win the game in the 88th minute thanks to a late winner by Angel Flores. The game was steady for a majority of the time as both teams went back and...

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