Rio Hondo College Newspaper

El Paisano

Rio Hondo College Newspaper

El Paisano

Rio Hondo College Newspaper

El Paisano

The National Womens Hockey League was established in 2015, located in United States and Canada. Commissioner Tyler Tumminia started the league with four teams, but has grown to a total of six teams.

The First Professional Women’s Hockey League to Resume Live on Air

Mimi Castellanos, Digital Editor in Chief March 16, 2021

After a long pause of activities, the National Women’s Hockey league are ready to resume and complete the season. Since the abrupt halt, the NWHL did not crown the champion because of COVID-19 concerns and positive test results. On March 26-27, the league will be hosting the Isobel Cup playoffs in...

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23-year-old Keira Walsh (R) has been playing for Manchester City since 2014. Walsh also played for England’s Women’s U-17 national team and was added to their senior team in 2017. She also participated in England’s SheBelieves Cup win in 2019.

WSL: Manchester City vs. Everton

Mimi Castellanos, Digital Editor in Chief March 8, 2021

As Alex Morgan goes back to Orlando Pride, USWNT players Rose Lavelle, Sam Mewis and Abby Dahlkemper continue in Europe. On Sunday March 7, Manchester City went against Everton. While Lavelle and Dahlkemper are substitutions, Mewis makes a comeback from an ankle injury. With Manchester City winning their...

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Montana De La Rosa (L) has a MMA record of 11-6, while Mayra Bueno Silva (R) has an MMA record of 7-1.

UFC Fight Night: Montana De La Rosa vs. Mayra Bueno Silva

Mimi Castellanos, Digital Editor in Chief March 1, 2021

On February 27, fighter Montana De La Rosa from Fort Worth, Texas takes on Mayra Bueno Silva from Uberlandia, Minas Gerais, Brazil. Competing in the Flyweight Division, 26 year old De La Rosa has the third highest time percentage in UFC Flyweight history. 29 year old Bueno Silva won her last fight vs....

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In 2019, Megan Rapinoe has won the Golden Boot Award, The Golden Ball Award(s), FIFA Best Womens Player, and scored her 50th international career goal. She is also part of fighting for equal rights and equal pay for women.

Rapinoe Welcome Teammate’s New Baby

Mimi Castellanos, Digital Editor in Chief February 25, 2021

During the SheBelieves Cup, Megan Rapinoe celebrated her goal against Brazil by rocking her hands back and forth. This celebration was directed to her teammates Ashlyn Harris and Ali Krieger. The couple announced at the beginning of the tournament of their newest addition, Sloane Phillips. Because of...

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 Four Time Winning Champion Valentina Shevchenko defends her title against Jennifer Maia. She has 20 MMA Pro wins along with the Highest Striking Defense in UFC Flyweight History with 71.2%.

UFC Fight Night: Defending Champion Valentina Shevchenko vs. Jennifer Maia

Mimi Castellanos, Digital Editor in Chief November 30, 2020

November 21,  UFC fight Shevchenko and Maia went head to head for the CO-main event in Las Vegas, Nevada. Born in Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan, Valentina Shevchenko has an MMA record of 19-3 while having the highest striking accuracy of 55.4% in UFC Flyweight History. Brazilian Challenger and Black Belt in Muay...

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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.

Serina Vargas Earns Female Athlete of the Year 2020

Mimi Castellanos, Digital Editor in Chief 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...

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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.

UFC Fight Night: Holm vs. Aldana

Mimi Castellanos, Digital Editor in Chief 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,...

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U.S. Senator Elizabeth Warren engages the crowd as she addresses her plans for the Green New Deal.

Elizabeth Warren Speaks at ELAC Day Before Super Tuesday Primary Vote

Clarissa Martinez and Gerardo Hernandez March 4, 2020

Senator Elizabeth Warren held a speech Monday night at East Los Angeles College. The event was to highlight Warren's Democratic presidential candidacy platform . Students, families and Warren supporters gathered to listen to the candidate. She spoke on climate change policies, equal pay rights, LGBT...

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Donteylor Maxwell (right) helped power the Lady Roadrunners to a three quarter lead. It wasnt enough as Rio Hondo fell to visiting Chargers of Cypress College 73-66

Women’s Basketball: Rio Hondo Vs. Cypress

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 final...

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Time-Management Workshop for Women of Color Entrepreneurs

Time-Management Workshop for Women of Color Entrepreneurs

Olivia Venegas, Opinion / Lifestyles Editor April 9, 2018

On Saturday a workshop for women of color entrepreneur was hosted by 22-year-old Reyna Marrufo in Downtown LA at the Women’s Center for Creative Work. The workshop focused on how aspiring entrepreneurs can diligently manage their time in order to complete their projects and goals. The event was...

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I Have Had 8 or 9 Miscarriages Says Actress Gabrielle Union

“I Have Had 8 or 9 Miscarriages” Says Actress Gabrielle Union

Union Opens Up About Her Life In Upcoming Book
Autumn Lewis, Reporter October 12, 2017

The "Being Mary Jane" star opens up about her life in her upcoming book titled "We're Going To Need More Wine." In the book, Gabrielle Union talks race, sexual assault, family, and fertility complications with her husband and basketball star Dwayne Wade. "I have had eight or nine miscarriages....

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What is Amber Roses Slut Walk For?

What is Amber Rose’s Slut Walk For?

Autumn Lewis, Reporter October 11, 2017

Celebrity Amber Rose held her second annual SlutWalk Sunday, October 1st at 11: oo A.M. in Downtown Los Angeles, Pershing Square, with over 15,000 registered participants. But what exactly is the "SlutWalk" and what is it for? The Amber Rose SlutWalk is an event started to "take the power away...

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