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Soccer: Roadrunners rout Moorpark

Soccer: Roadrunners rout Moorpark

Ignacio Cervantes, Contributor

September 21, 2017


Filed under Sports

With four second half goals, Rio Hondo College beat Moorpark 4-0 on Wednesday night in Whittier to extend their unbeaten run to six games. In the first half, the Raiders held Rio scoreless after a strong defensive display left the hosts frustrated going into the break. It took the hosts just ...

Roadrunner Sports Update

Roadrunner Sports Update

Ignacio Cervantes, Contributor

September 14, 2017


Filed under Sports, Top Stories

On Wednesday, both Roadrunner water polo teams fell to Chaffey College at Rio Hondo’s Aquatic Center. The men’s team came close to victory but the Panthers prevailed 9-11. The women’s side fell 4-8 in each team’s first conference matchup. The Lady Roadrunners will have a week until their next match whi...

RHC Women’s Soccer bid farewell to sophomores

RHC Women’s Soccer bid farewell to sophomores

Crystian Mendoza, Sports Editor

May 16, 2017


Filed under Sports

The Rio Hondo College women’s soccer team had their annual sophomore farewell and signing party, May 4, as the Lady Roadrunners said their goodbyes while sharing their experience playing for Rio Hondo as well as giving advice to the incoming group of student-athletes. Of those sophomores, Melissa Go...

UEFA Champions League Returns to Action

UEFA Champions League Returns to Action

Crystian Mendoza, Sports Editor

May 2, 2017


Filed under Sports

The most prestigious competition in European soccer returns May 2 after the semifinal draw on April 21 as Real Madrid hosts Spanish city rivals Atletico Madrid in a repeat of last seasons finale, while the French side AS Monaco will host Italian league leaders Juventus May 3.    This is the four...

Madrid derby ends in a last minute draw

Crystian Mendoza, Sports Editor

April 17, 2017


Filed under Sports

Real Madrid hosted Atletico Madrid April 8 at the Santiago Bernabeu in Madrid, Spain as the much anticipated and possibly season defining Madrid derby was the highlight of the weekends La Liga clashes, with some 80,000 in attendance. Real Madrid were the current La Liga leaders, with 71 points goi...

RHC men’s soccer team get a win and a draw vs. El Camino and Long Beach

RHC men’s soccer team get a win and a draw vs. El Camino and Long Beach

Victor Lozano, Staff Writer

October 26, 2016


Filed under Sports

The Rio Hondo Men’s Soccer team started off their week on the road as they traveled to Torrance to face El Camino College Oct 18 in an interdivision match. Coming off a week where the Roadrunners won their first meeting against Chaffey College Oct 11 with a score of 2-1 and tied 1-1 against El Cam...

Lady Roadrunners soccer team gets a win and a tie- game homestand

Lady Roadrunners soccer team gets a win and a tie- game homestand

Victor Lozano, Staff Writer

October 19, 2016


Filed under Sports

After a tough game against Mount San Antonio College Oct. 7, where the Rio Hondo women’s soccer team won away from home 3-2, the Lady Roadrunners came back home for two games against Chaffey College Oct. 11 and El Camino College Compton Center Oct 14. Rounding off their first set of South Coast Con...

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

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

Crystian Mendoza, Sports Editor

October 17, 2016


Filed under Sports

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...

RHC Women’s soccer dominate in win over Pasadena City College, 4-0

RHC Women’s soccer dominate in win over Pasadena City College, 4-0

Victor Lozano, Staff Writer

October 17, 2016


Filed under Sports

Another outstanding performance from the Rio Hondo women’s soccer team led them to their first conference victory, 4-0 against Pasadena City College Oct 4. After starting conference play on the road Sept. 30 tying against East Los Angeles College, Rio played at home for the first time since Sept....

Soccer players collide on field, leaving one student with stitches

Soccer players collide on field, leaving one student with stitches

Adam Calleja, Staff Writer

September 28, 2016


Filed under News

Rio Hondo student Mayra Chulo suffered a head injury during soccer class on the field Monday morning. Chulo was hit on the head by a male soccer player after both ran for the ball. Chulo suffered an open wound and the other player walked without injuries. “I got a cut and was bleeding a lot,” s...

Rio Hondo Women’s Soccer dominate in 6-0 win over Fullerton College

Rio Hondo Women’s Soccer dominate in 6-0 win over Fullerton College

Victor Lozano, Staff Writer

September 19, 2016


Filed under Sports

The Rio Hondo Women’s Soccer team (2-0-2) earned their first shutout win at home this season, winning 6-0 in a non-conference game against the Lady Hornets from Fullerton College. Coming into the game, the Lady Roadrunners had a 1-0-2 record with their first two games coming in the Nike Soccer Co...

Men’s Soccer Defeats Orange Coast College

Men’s Soccer Defeats Orange Coast College

Crystian Mendoza, Sports Editor

September 15, 2016


Filed under Sports

Rio Hondo College men’s soccer team hosted Orange Coast College on Sep. 7 for a non-conference game, winning 2-0 against their opponents. The game started off slowly, as both teams were trying to find their rhythm with their passing and control of the ball. The first half ended tied at 0-0 with...

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