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Rams Come Up Short, Lose to 49ers 24-16

On 4th&goal, San Francisco cornerback Jason Verrett (22) intercepts a pass intended for Rams wide receiver Robert Woods (17). The 49ers defeated the Rams 24-16 and improved their record to 3-3.

Sam Garcia, Digital Editor

October 18, 2020

The Rams traveled up north to face their NFC West rival 49ers and lost big time, losing 24-16. Here’s what we learned from Sunday Night Football’s tussle at Levi’s Stadium: Zero Sacks for Rams' Defense Coming off an eight sack performance last week against Washington, the Rams’ defense failed to regis...

Serina Vargas Earns Female Athlete of the Year 2020

Graduating in 2017 from West Covina High School, Serina Vargas made Varsity for four years and played 37 games total. Continuing her soccer career at Rio Hondo, she helped her team gain an overall record of 15-2-3 in the 2019-2020 season.

Mimi Castellanos, Reporter

October 15, 2020

With COVID-19 halting all sports since early March, this stopped athletes from excelling on the pitch. Since soccer season lands in the fall, Rio Hondo’s women’s soccer team has not played a seasonal game since 2019. But, it did not stop sophomore soccer athlete, Serina Vargas. Winning It All Graduating with an ...

UFC Fight Night: Holm vs. Aldana

Holly Holm and Irene Aldana face off for the first time at a Main Card Event. Aldana won 5 of her last 6 fights and has the 2nd highest Striking Rate in UFC Bantamweight History. Holly Holm is not only former 3-Division Boxing World Champion, but has the 3rd highest Takedown Defense in UFC Bantamweight History.

Mimi Castellanos, Reporter

October 6, 2020

While Germaine de Randamie was putting Julianna Peña, the Venezuelan Vixen, to sleep, Holly Holm and Irene Aldana were preparing for the Main Card Event. This past Sunday, 18-time winning champion Holly Holm took on new blood in Irene Aldana for the Main Card Event. Competing in the bantamweight division,...

Los Angeles Rams Topple New York Giants 17-9

Facing 3rd&3, Giants wide receiver Golden Tate (19) is tackled for negative yardage by Rams defensive back Jalen Ramsey (20). The Rams scored the go-ahead touchdown on the ensuing drive, defeating the Giants 17-9.

Sam Garcia, Digital Editor

October 4, 2020

Against a surprisingly stingy New York defense, the Los Angeles Rams toppled the Giants 17-9. Here’s what we learned from SoFi Stadium: A Tale of Two Running Games Coming into this game, the Rams had earned about 100 yards rushing in each of the last three games. Meanwhile, the Giants had failed...

No Ronaldo, Messi in UEFA’s Player of the Year Nominations

Barcelona being the only club Lionel Messi has played for, he collected 732 appearances and 635 goals. After Cristiano Ronaldo's leave from Real Madrid with 438 appearances and 450 goals, he added 91 appearances with 68 goals to his record in the last two years with Juventus.

Mimi Castellanos, Reporter

September 30, 2020

Having created a historic rivalry, Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi made history yet again. For the first time in ten years, Ronaldo and Messi have not been nominated for UEFA’s Player of the Year Award 2019-2020. Since 2010, both players have gone head to head for the UEFA POTY Award, Ballon D...

Los Angeles Rams Fall 35-32 to Buffalo Bills, Drop to 2-1

Bills tight end Tyler Kroft (81) beats Rams linebacker Micah Kiser to catch the game winning touchdown. They defeated Los Angeles 35-32.

Sam Garcia, Digital Editor in chief

September 27, 2020

The visiting Los Angeles Rams couldn’t pull off their comeback bid, falling to the Buffalo Bills 35-32. Here’s what we learned from today's matchup: LA Stages Late Comeback Down 28-3 halfway through the third quarter, it seemed liked the Rams were on a one-way trip to Blow Out City. Following a J...

Women’s World Cup Champions Take Over European League

U.S National Soccer Players (L-R) Samantha Mewis, Rose Lavelle, Alex Morgan, Tobin Heath and Christen Press won the World Cup Final in 2015 and 2019. While Heath, Morgan and Press helped win the 2015 World Cup Final, all five players participated in winning in the 2019 World Cup, giving USWNT their fourth winning world cup final star on their jersey.

Mimi Castellanos, Reporter

September 24, 2020

A surprising twist in the soccer world as some of our 2019 Women’s World Cup Champs make tough decisions. While the NWSL begin their fall series, five United States Women's National Team players have other plans in mind. Alex Morgan along with Tobin Heath, Christen Press and others have committed to pl...

NWSL Fall Series Champion vs. Champion Match

North Carolina Courage Debinha Mari (L) and Captain Abby Dahlkemper (R) discussing a game plan. Defender Dahlkemper has 16 caps with NC Courage in 2019 and has 61 appearances with the U.S Women's National Team. Brazilian National Team Forward Debinha has 21 caps with NC Courage in 2019 is named Woman Of The Week.

Mimi Castellanos, Reporter

September 16, 2020

As the NBA and NFL make their comeback from COVID-19, the NWSL is also here to stay. Starting their fall series this month, League Champion’s for three years North Carolina Courage, and Summer 2020 Challenge Cup Champions Houston Dash went head to head on Sunday, September 13 to gain their top spot for ...

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...

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