Rio Hondo College Newspaper

El Paisano

Rio Hondo College Newspaper

El Paisano

Rio Hondo College Newspaper

El Paisano

The West Covina Sportsplex begins renovation project.

West Covina Sportsplex Renovation Project

Matthew Medina, Online Sports Editor April 11, 2022

The city of West Covina began its highly anticipated renovation project of the West Covina Sportsplex in March of 2022.  What was once Big League Dreams, the city of West Covina bought the property in December of last year. Plans for the Sportsplex include refurbishment of all six fields and new...

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The Sportsrunner Episode 3 (March 15, 2021)

March 16, 2021

In this week's episode of The Sportsrunner, our team discusses the latest in NBA, soccer, MLB, and NFL news. The topics vary from the departure of Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi from this year's Champions League, Dak Prescott's contract extension, and more. We also get to chat with a Rio Hondo College...

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The Rio Hondo Softball Field completely empty as the 2020 college softball season is cancelled. Many sporting events from around the world are postponed due the Corona Virus outbreak.

All Sports Competitions Cancelled Due to COVID-19

Jesus Marquez, Reporter March 15, 2020

California community college spring sports competition and professional sports have all been postponed due to COVID-19. The coronavirus has had a huge impact world wide. More than 160,000 cases across the world have been confirmed and for that reason, many sporting events have been cancelled right away...

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Rio Hondo batter Arianna Amezcua trying to make contact with the ball, while Cuesta pitcher Claire Lohayza catches it. The lady roadrunners lost doubleheader to the Cougars 14-6 and 7-3 at Rio Hondo Friday, March 6.

Softball: Cuesta Takes Down Rio Hondo Twice

Jesus Marquez, Reporter March 11, 2020

Rio Hondo women's softball team lost against Cuesta twice with the result 14-6 on game one and 7-3 on game two on Friday, March 6. It was a tough back to back match for the lady roadrunners as they were continuing to keep the momentum going this season. Coming off from a dominating 17-0 versus LA Harbor...

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Women’s Softball: RIo Hondo lost to Chaffey Panthers

Jesus Marquez, Reporter April 10, 2019

The Lady Roadrunners lost by six runs Tuesday against the Panthers Rio Hondo women’s softball team lost to Chaffey Panthers at the Rio Hondo softball field with the score 8-2 Tuesday, April. 9. In the first inning, the Roadrunners had difficulties running towards first base, while the lady Panthers...

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Women’s Softball: Rio Hondo Softball beat Compton Tartars

Jesus Marquez, Reporter March 15, 2019

Rio Hondo women’s softball team are back to winning ways as they beat the Compton Tartars 7-2 at the Rio Hondo softball field on Thursday, March 14. Great Performance for Rio Hondo One of the best performances this season, the Lady Roadrunners showed pride and desire throughout the match, while...

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Softball: Previewing Matchup With Mt. SAC

Jesus Marquez, Reporter February 28, 2019

Rio Hondo women’s softball team will play against Mt. San Antonio Tuesday, Feb. 26 at Rio Hondo at 3:00 p.m.. The Roadrunners lost their last six matches in twelve days and they struggled to play defensively. Their performance this season has been inconsistent home and away. They lost 4-0 against...

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Women’s Softball: Roadrunners Softball team collapse against Chaffey

Jesus Marquez, Reporter February 21, 2019

Yet Another Bad Game For Rio Hondo Tuesday, Feb. 19, Rio Hondo women’s softball team collapsed against Chaffey College and lost 8-1 at the Rio softball field. The Roadrunners had a terrible start in the first inning, while the Panthers were excellent. The ladies from Rio Hondo had problems catching...

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Softball: Roadrunners Lose First Conference Game

Jesus Marquez, Reporter February 9, 2019

Today, Feb. 7, Rio Hondo Women's softball team lost their first conference game against Long Beach City College 12-5 at the Rio softball field. Long Beach started the game well in the first inning, while the Roadrunners had a terrible start. The ladies from Long Beach were motivating their teammates...

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Lady Roadrunners softball team fall out 16- 5 against Mt. SAC in last home game of the season

Victor Lozano , Staff Writer April 25, 2017

With a well-balanced game played by Mount San Antonio College, the Rio Hondo Softball team could not keep up with the best team in the South Coast Conference, losing by a score of 16-5 in five innings in their final home game. After winning their last two of three games, the Lady Roadrunners looked...

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April 11- Sarah Huffed- Salgado, freshman OF for Rio Hondo, sprints towards first base in a matchup that would see the Lady Roadrunners come back to win the game after being behind by three for a majority of the game.

Lady Roadrunners Softball Team Com from Behind to Beat Chaffey College in the Bottom of the 7th Inning

Crystian Mendoza , Sports Editor April 19, 2017

The Rio Hondo College softball team hosted Chaffey College April 11 in a game that would see the Lady Roadrunners come from behind to win the game 4-3 after a stellar performance from sophomore pitcher Brenae Martinez. Martinez only allowed one earned run in the seventh-inning rally between both sides...

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Rio Hondo College’s softball team gets win against ELAC after 10 innings

Crystian Mendoza, Sports Editor April 17, 2017

The Rio Hondo College softball team went all the way to 10 innings before coming back to pick up their first conference win of the season against East Los Angeles College April 6 after a series of 10 consecutive losses. The Lady Roadrunners have endured a tough season so far, with a current overall...

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