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Soccer making its return around the world

Soccer making its return around the world

Bryan Chavez, Reporter

May 14, 2020

Soccer's return around the world gets closer and closer. We begin to see teams around Europe beginning to prepare for the return of their respected league. Teams in England are delighted with the news, the league is set to return Jun.1. La Liga is set to make its return Jun.12. Which is why most team...

Stadiums May Not Open Until 2021

Leslie Lopez, Reporter

May 10, 2020

One may wonder as to when stadiums will open again. Some people want to watch sports once again, and others would not mind rewatching old sports online or on television. Stadiums will most likely be open again until the year 2021. The number of cases of people having the coronavirus has been increasing...

It’s Showtime-Episode 1

April 2, 2020

Its Showtime is a podcast done by Brandon Garcia and Enrique Medina dedicated to the LA Lakers and the LA Dodgers. https://soundcloud.com/user-467735420/its-showtime-podcast-episode-1

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...

Green Day Partner with NHL Under Two-Year Contract

The members of Green Day are not new fans to the sport. The band was scheduled to perform at the 2016 World Cup of Hockey, but had to cancel due to Billie Joe Armstrong falling ill.

Megan De Lara, A&E Editor

October 2, 2019

The National Hockey League (NHL) officially announced a 2 year contract with pop-punk band Green Day on Monday. The partnership will include performances, appearances, and other promotional collaborations for NBCSN's Wednesday Night Hockey. Chief Content Officer and Executive Vice President Steve Ma...

Sony Files Patent for PSVR Esports Spectator

Estevan Macias, Staff Writer

May 1, 2019

With VR still seen as an accessory and not so much the future of technology right now, Sony seems to want to change that. Recently Sony had filed a patent for a titled “Spectator View Into An Interactive Gaming World Showcased In A Live Event Held In A Real-World Venue.” The idea behind it is...

Why Are Manny Machado and Bryce Harper Still Free Agents?

Nicholas Juarez, Reporter

February 13, 2019

The two biggest names in baseball are still without a team. Bryce Harper, age 26, and Manny Machado, age 27, are two of baseballs youngest stars and are still without the big contracts. Will a team be able to strike a deal before Spring Training starts in a week? Or are we going to have a J.D. Martinez...

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...

UFC 234: Whittaker vs Gastelum Preview

UFC 234 sees Robert Whittaker take on Kelvin Gastelum for the middleweight championship in Melbourne, Australia's Rod Laver Arena. Current champion, Whittaker, came into the weigh in at 185 pounds while Gastelum notched in one pound lighter. Image courtesy of UFC

David Ibarra, Reporter

February 8, 2019

This weekend, the UFC returns to Melbourne, Australia for UFC 234: Whittaker v Gastelum. This will mark the Middleweight champion’s return to his home state to defend his title for the first time. Robert Whittaker will look to make it ten wins in a row as he takes on formidable challenger Kelvin Ga...

El Paisano Reporter Featured in USA Today

Screenshot from USA Today

Daniel Gomez, Online Editor-in-Chief

December 4, 2018

Jarbas Faria is a sports reporter here at El Paisano and he also runs the Youtube account Hoop Journey. On December 4th USA Today featured his videos and Twitter in a story covering Lebron James Jr.'s first game in Los Angeles. Hoop Journey dedicates it's content to all things basketball with a focus...

NBA Week 1 Recap and Future Predictions

Jarbas Faria, Staff Writer

October 29, 2018

After one week of the NBA season down, we’re all getting a feel for what all the teams have lined up and their expectations. After one week we only have 5 undefeated teams; Toronto Raptors, Milwaukee Bucks, Detroit Pistons, Denver Nuggets, and the New Orleans Pelicans. This season seems to be very ex...

Men’s Water Polo falls in a close match up to Cerritos College

Jacobo Garrido, Reporter

October 4, 2018

Wednesday, Sept. 26, Rio Hondo men's water polo (2-10) hosted Cerritos College (8-2) in its third South Coast Conference matchup of the season. Looking to be an easy victory for the Cerritos Falcons, Rio would not budge until the fourth quarter. Four Roadrunners registered a pair of goals in a close 13 t...

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