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Women’s Volleyball: Lady Roadrunners Split Friday Matches 1-1

September 4, 2018


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The Lady Roadrunners lost their first game against the Orange Coast Pirates 3-1 Friday afternoon, but bounced back by defeating the Glendale Vaqueros by the same measure 3-1. The Roadrunners dropped the first set 18-25 to Orange Coast. Battling uphill, the second set was a grueling 29-27 set that...

Women’s volleyball: Lady Roadrunners improvement during offseason makes for optimism

Women’s volleyball: Lady Roadrunners improvement during offseason makes for optimism

Ignacio Cervantes, Sports Editor

August 29, 2018


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Today Aug. 29, the women’s volleyball team of Rio Hondo College tips off its 16th season under head coach Teddi Esko. Visiting the Rio Hondo gymnasium will be the Antelope Valley Marauders for a 5 p.m. start to both team’s seasons. It was a season to forget for the women’s volleyball team. As ...

Lady Roadrunners Beat Fullerton in Beach Volleyball

Lady Roadrunners Beat Fullerton in Beach Volleyball

Ignacio Cervantes, Reporter

April 12, 2018


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Fullerton -- All five duos from Rio Hondo’s Women’s Beach Volleyball team walked off the Fullerton College courts with wins on Wednesday, giving the Lady Roadrunners a 5-0 victory over the Hornets. In beach Volleyball, each college selects five pairs which play best out of three sets against their...

Lady Roadrunners Edge Out LA Harbor at Rio Hondo

Lady Roadrunners Edge Out LA Harbor at Rio Hondo

Ramon Alvarado, Editor-in-Chief

September 22, 2017


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The Lady Roadrunners volleyball squad and the Los Angeles Harbor Seahawks faced off in what ended up being a thrilling matchup on Friday night at Rio Hondo. It took the Rio Ladies all five sets to put out the Seahawks, 3-2.   Rio Hondo found themselves in a back-and-forth affair right from...

Volleyball: Lady Roadrunners Fall at Home to San Diego City

Volleyball: Lady Roadrunners Fall at Home to San Diego City

Ignacio Cervantes, Contributor

September 13, 2017


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The Lady Roadrunners suffered their eighth loss of the season on Wednesday evening as the San Diego City Knights pranced into the Rio Hondo Gym and won in three straight sets. The sweep looks lopsided on paper, yet the Roadrunners were in contention for all three sets. Mental errors made the differen...

RHC Lady Roadrunners Take First Home Volleyball Game in Straight Sets

RHC Lady Roadrunners Take First Home Volleyball Game in Straight Sets

Ramon Alvarado, Editor-in-Chief

September 1, 2017


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After playing their first six games on the road, the Rio Hondo Lady’s volleyball team finally found themselves in a familiar setting on the first day of September. The Lady Roadrunners hosted the Fullerton Hornets in the gym at Rio Hondo, and only needed the first three sets to earn the victory. Rio...

Rachel Bustillos signs National Letter of Intent to Bethel College, while Paula Alferez and Carleigh Cruz commit to Hope International University

Rachel Bustillos signs National Letter of Intent to Bethel College, while Paula Alferez and Carleigh Cruz commit to Hope International University

Crystian Mendoza, Sports Editor

April 25, 2017


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Rachel Bustillos, a two-year sophomore indoor and beach volleyball player for Rio Hondo College, signed her National Letter of Intent April 17 and will be transferring to Bethel College in Kansas in the Fall of 2017 where she will continue playing indoor volleyball at the next level. Alongside Busti...

Rio Hondo women’s volleyball team gets win at L.A. Harbor, 3-1

Rio Hondo women’s volleyball team gets win at L.A. Harbor, 3-1

Adam Calleja, Staff Writer

October 19, 2016


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The Rio Hondo women’s volleyball team recovered from a hard fought home loss against the number one team in the conference, Mt. San Antonio College, as they traveled to the city of Wilmington to earn another conference win against LA Harbor College Oct. 12. The Lady Roadrunners looked to protect the...

Sand Volleyball added to Rio Hondo’s list of sports

Sand Volleyball added to Rio Hondo’s list of sports

Crystian Mendoza, Sports Editor

March 8, 2016


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In the Spring of 2016 a new sport has been introduced to Rio Hondo College thanks to the help of Coach Teddi Esko who played a huge role in the development of this new program. In the Fall of 2013 coach Esko approached our Rio Hondo AD and informed him that Sand Volleyball was the new emerging women's...

Rio Hondo Women’s Volleyball team hope to continue its winning streak

Rio Hondo Women’s Volleyball team hope to continue its winning streak

Arlene Torres, Staff Writer

October 23, 2015


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Rio Hondo's Women's Volleyball team seems to have what it takes to make it to the Foothill Conference finals as they posted wins in their last four games upping their record to 6-7, but more importantly, 3-0 in the conference. The Lady Roadrunners defeated a tough Moorpark team in five sets as its...

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