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Roadrunners Get Huge Sweep vs Compton Highlighted by Comeback Victory

The Roadrunners outscored Compton 13-5 in their three games series.

Enrique Medina, Co-Sports Editor

March 11, 2020

The Roadrunners came into the week determined, having been swept by a very strong Long Beach City College team last week, giving the Roadrunners a 2-4 SCC record. The matchup this week had the Roadrunners set to square off in a three-game series against Compton College (0-4 record).  Improvement I...

Roadrunners Lose Tough Fought Opener vs LBCC

Rio Hondo starter Steven Alvarez pitched 3.2 innings in his outing against Long Beach City College, keeping the game level.

Enrique Medina, Co-Sports Editor

March 5, 2020

The Roadrunners came up short by a score of 5-2 in a match-up against an undefeated Long Beach City College Baseball club on Tuesday afternoon, Feb.26. The match was the first of a three-game series against Long Beach City College and their second series of the SCC season.  The pitching match-up put Rio Hondo starter ...

Women’s Basketball: Rio Hondo Vs. Cypress

Donteylor Maxwell (right) helped power the Lady Roadrunners to a three quarter lead. It wasn't enough as Rio Hondo fell to visiting Chargers of Cypress College 73-66

Stephinie Phan, Co-Sports Editor

March 4, 2020

Last Friday, Feb.28, was an eventful day for the Rio Hondo College women’s Basketball team. They held on strong against the Cypress College Chargers, the No. 9th seed in the Southern California Regional Playoffs. They were ahead for three quarters before falling short and suffering a loss in the fin...

The Battle for Los Angeles

The Battle for Los Angeles

Ignacio Cervantes, Reporter

March 30, 2018

Los Angeles Football Club has won its first two matches while Los Angeles Galaxy has just confirmed footballing legend Zlatan Ibrahimovic as an option to play this Saturday at the StubHub Center when the newest rivalry in the city is inaugurated at noon. The Battle for Los Angeles, or “El Trafico...

Cerritos College and Norwalk School Threat Not Credible

Cerritos College sent out this safety alert Sunday night warning of unspecified threats made on social media.

Ramon Alvarado, Editor-in-Chief

February 26, 2018

Cerritos College posted a safety alert warning of an "unspecified threat" made to their campus and another Norwalk school Sunday night. The sheriff's department has identified the source of the social media threats and has deemed them not credible. "As a precaution, Campus Police will have presence...

ICE Protest Breaks Out at El Monte Northgate Market

Protestors displayed their animosity towards immigration and customs enforcement in the Northgate Market parking lot, the morning of Feb. 21.

Ramon Alvarado, Editor-in-Chief

February 21, 2018

Immigration and Customs Enforcement agents were expected to investigate the Northgate Market in El Monte early Wednesday, Feb. 21 morning. The agents were to check the Northgate Market’s employees work permits, making sure they were all legally able to work. Police, media and El Monte residents flooded...

Basketball: ELAC’s Full-Court Press Fuels Victory Over Rio

The Lady Roadrunners found it difficult to inbound the ball against ELAC. The Huskies' green jerseys seemed to be everywhere, disrupting the Rio offense the entire game.

Ramon Alvarado, Editor-in-Chief

February 9, 2018

East Los Angeles College dominated the Lady Roadrunners in the gym at Rio Hondo Friday night. The ELAC full-court pressure helped the Huskies escape The Hondo with the 81-58, 23-point victory. The Lady Roadrunners offense looked frustrated with themselves trying to break the Huskies’ full-court...

U.S. Congresswoman Linda T. Sanchez Attends the Brown Bag Lunch Discussion at Rio Hondo College

 Congresswoman Linda Sanchez had lunch with Rio Hondo students, but she was really there to discuss issues the students are facing.

Olivia Venegas, Staff Writer

August 30, 2017

Congresswoman Linda T. Sanchez joined Rio Hondo students for lunch today to discuss legislative updates and to address concerns from the students. These concerns included the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA), affordable college, the Affordable Care Act. Once open for discussion the topic...

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