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Softball trying to hit their way out of their mid-season skid

Softball trying to hit their way out of their mid-season skid

Ryan Ketcham

April 10, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

Following their quick 12-6 start to the season, softball has lost nine out of their last 13 games during this mid-season skid. Moorpark College softball began their season while playing the majority of their games at home, which included their first four conference games. During this slump however, ...

Softball starts WSC North play with a winning record

Softball starts WSC North play with a winning record

Ryan Ketcham

March 20, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

Moorpark College softball began Western State Conference North play with a 2-1 conference record. The first conference game was against Cuesta College at home on Tuesday, Feb. 27. The Raiders started this game quickly while gaining a 2-0 lead in the bottom of the first inning off of a two-run homer by ...

Historic women’s basketball season comes to an end a week after their first playoff victory

Historic women’s basketball season comes to an end a week after their first playoff victory

Ryan Ketcham

March 13, 2018


Filed under Sports

Moorpark women’s basketball continued their historic season by winning their first playoff game in five years on the road against L.A. Valley College 55-45. “This is the first playoff win that the Moorpark women’s basketball program has had in five years,” Head Coach Kenny Plu...

Top-rated long snapper heads to UC Davis after fresh start at Moorpark College

Top-rated long snapper heads to UC Davis after fresh start at Moorpark College

Darya Abbassi

March 11, 2018


Filed under Football, Showcase, Sports

The number-one-rated, junior college long snapper is heading to the University of California, Davis with a scholarship, after finding a fresh start at Moorpark College. Illness forced 19-year-old John Aloma to come home from a division one football program. For many athletes this would be incredibl...

MC Football prepares for a comeback season

MC Football prepares for a comeback season

Darya Abbassi

March 3, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

After a rough ending to a long football season, finishing 3-7, the Raiders are ready to come back strong this upcoming season. The team has been having practices every day and working hard to achieve their ending goal.Moorpark College head coach Micheal Stuart is excited for how this season will pla...

Softball is set to open home WSC North play against Cuesta College on Tuesday, Feb. 27

Softball is set to open home WSC North play against Cuesta College on Tuesday, Feb. 27

Ryan Ketcham

February 26, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Softball, Sports

Moorpark College softball will be hosting their first Western State Conference North Division game on Tuesday, Feb. 27 against Cuesta College. Starting pitcher Phoebe Jackels can’t wait until their first conference home game. “All the girls are out here and we are ready for conference,” Jackels s...

Men’s basketball ends their season in valiant effort against Cuesta College

Men’s basketball ends their season in valiant effort against Cuesta College

Ryan Ketcham

February 26, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

Moorpark College men’s basketball fell to Cuesta College on sophomore night 84-66 in Raider Sports Pavilion on Feb. 17 at 3 p.m. Men’s basketball fell behind in the game early, and could not regain their early lead to defeat the Cougars. Cuesta started off the game with the first points via...

Women’s basketball heads into playoffs with a big victory against Cuesta College, 57-39

Women’s basketball heads into playoffs with a big victory against Cuesta College, 57-39

Ryan Ketcham

February 22, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

Moorpark College women’s basketball took down Cuesta College 57-39 on sophomore night, Feb. 17 at 1 p.m. in Raider Sports Pavilion. Unlike most games this season, Moorpark was caught in a back and forth battle throughout most of the first half. The Cougars were the first team to score in this ga...

Raiders win almost no-hitter game against Bakersfield on Feb.13

Raiders win almost no-hitter game against Bakersfield on Feb.13

Darya Abbassi

February 15, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

The Raiders played an outstanding baseball game at home against Bakersfield on Feb. 13 at 2 p.m.Raiders' pitcher No. 26 Jeremy Polon almost had a no-hitter game until the last inning of the game. The entire game he did not let up any hits but Polon let up his first hit for the Renegades in the ninth in...

Women’s basketball takes down Ventura Pirates on the road, ending their 27 year winning streak

Women’s basketball takes down Ventura Pirates on the road, ending their 27 year winning streak

Kendall Sattler

February 15, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

Moorpark women’s basketball took down the Ventura College Pirates on their home court on Saturday night, ending their 27-year winning streak. Freshman guard Emily Herring had a team high 18-points to help carry the Raiders to victory. The team's win put them into a second place standing under Ven...

Men’s basketball falls short at Ventura College in electrifying game

Men’s basketball falls short at Ventura College in electrifying game

Ryan Ketcham

February 14, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

Moorpark College men’s basketball lost a breathtaking battle at Ventura College on Saturday, Jan. 10 at 7 p.m. by a score of 70-65. Ventura was the first team to score in this game and they went on a little run, but the Raiders were able to take it to a whole new level when they scored an incred...

MC Baseball wins first home game against Pierce College, 7-4

MC Baseball wins first home game against Pierce College, 7-4

Darya Abbassi

February 4, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

Moorpark College celebrated a win at their first home against Pierce College 7-4 in a non-conference game at the Moorpark College baseball field on Feb. 1. The Brahmas took a commanding 4-2 lead in the top of the sixth inning but the Raiders came back to win the game 7-4 in the bottom of the seventh....