Rio Hondo College Newspaper

El Paisano

Rio Hondo College Newspaper

El Paisano

Rio Hondo College Newspaper

El Paisano

Women’s Soccer Sophomore Night Precedes Playoff Seeding

Ignacio Cervantes, Sports Editor November 15, 2019

Today, Nov. 15, Rio Hondo women’s soccer is ready to make history. As Pasadena City rolls into Rio for a South Coast Conference matchup at 6 p.m., the Roadrunners have an opportunity at perfection for the second season in three years. Been There, Done That In 2017, head coach Jennifer Tanaka was...

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Roadrunners Host no. 1 in State

Ignacio Cervantes, Sports Editor October 22, 2019

Today, Tuesday, Oct. 22, Rio Hondo men’s soccer hosts Cerritos College at 6 p.m. on the Rio Hondo soccer field. The Falcons are Rio's biggest test yet as the visitor's undefeated record makes them California's second-best. “The boys say they’re ready, we’ll see,” said Rio head coach Orlando...

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Roadrunners Travel for Bout Against Warriors

Ignacio Cervantes, Sports Editor October 18, 2019

South Coast Conference In Full Gear With two league matches under its belt, Rio Hondo College's men's soccer team began the South Coast Conference appropriately. A road draw at LA Harbor Friday, Oct. 11 was followed by a 5-2 home rout over Compton Tuesday at Rio Hondo's soccer stadium. In game three...

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Men’s Soccer: Time to Shine in South Coast Conference

Ignacio Cervantes, Sports Editor October 11, 2019

The Rio Hondo men’s soccer team go into its regular season opener Friday, Oct. 11 at LA Harbor’s Seahawks Stadium at a modest no. 34 out of 76 schools in the California Community College Athletic Association state power points poll. Following an identity search during a discovery phase preseason,...

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Rio Hondo College hosts College of the Desert Friday at 6 p.m. for a regional playoff rematch from last year. Photo credit: Rio mens soccer page.

As Preseason Continues, Men’s Soccer Search for Identity

Ignacio Cervantes, Sports Editor September 20, 2019

A frustrating end to the 2018 season for the Rio Hondo men’s soccer team can be retaliated Friday as College of the Desert, 3-2 winners during last November's regional playoff match in Whittier, return for a 6 p.m. preseason showdown. New Faces, Same Drive The Roadrunners from Palm Desert will serve...

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The Roadrunners took their chances and scored three times and looked in command. Small patches of inattention contributed to Chaffey Colleges two goals in Rios  3-2 win at the Roadrunners soccer field Tuesday evening. Photo credit: Ignacio Cervantes.

Men’s soccer: Roadrunners Make it Hard for Themselves in Win

Ignacio Cervantes, Sports Editor October 10, 2018

Tuesday, Oct. 9, Juan Pablo Jimenez’s second-half goal secured a Rio Hondo men’s soccer 3-2 win against the Chaffey College Panthers at Rio’s soccer field. Jimenez, a freshman forward, capped off an evening of hard work by the Roadrunners in the 47th minute with a header that looped over Chaffey...

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The mens soccer squad will get a weeks rest as its first road game looms Tuesday, Sept. 18.

Men’s soccer: Rio takes down San Bernardino Valley

Ignacio Cervantes, Sports Editor September 11, 2018

Tuesday night the Rio Hondo men’s soccer squad continued its undefeated start to 2018 by defeating the San Bernardino Valley College Wolverines 2-1 at Rio Hondo’s soccer field. A late goal by Freshman forward Phuc Nguyen put the Roadrunners in front with just nine minutes remaining. Following...

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Roman Delgado (no. 17) steps up and buries his penalty kick past Irvine Valley goalkeeper. Up next for Rio Hondo following a 2-0 win over Irvine Valley is a home game against Mira Costa Friday at 6 p.m. Photo credit: Ignacio Cervantes

Men’s soccer: In second shutout of season, men’s soccer earn first win

Ignacio Cervantes, Sports Editor August 28, 2018

The Rio Hondo men’s soccer team earned a 2-0 victory over Irvine Valley College on Tuesday at Rio Hondo - keeping its shutout streak going after its first game Monday. Following a 0-0 tie against Clovis College Monday, Tuesday’s encounter against the Irvine Valley Lasers was a much feistier affair....

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Up next for mens soccer is a match-up with Orange Coast College Friday at 6 p.m.

Men’s soccer preview: A foundation of togetherness

Ignacio Cervantes, Sports Editor August 27, 2018

Monday, Aug. 20. The last weekend before the start of Rio Hondo College’s 2018 Fall Semester. In mid 90 degree weather, most students are enjoying their final friday afternoon of the summer in air conditioning. Not the Roadrunner’s men’s soccer team. Nine months after losing to Santa Monica...

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