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Raiders go down to Santa Barbara City College 3-2 in the 89th minute

Raiders go down to Santa Barbara City College 3-2 in the 89th minute

Julia Glass

November 8, 2017


Filed under Sports

On Nov. 7, Moorpark College's Men's Soccer team lost 3-2 in a physical home game against Santa Barbara City College.According to the California Community College Athletic Association, the Raiders are currently ranked 3-5-1 in conference and 5-9-4 overall. Under first-year head coach Jake Gwin, the socce...

Women’s volleyball stay undefeated, 5-0 in conference play

Women’s volleyball stay undefeated, 5-0 in conference play

Eric Caldwell

November 1, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports

Under first-year head coach Adam Black, the Moorpark College Women’s Volleyball team sits in first place with an undefeated record of 5-0 in league play and 10-5 overall. According to the California Community College Women’s Volleyball Coaches Association, the Raiders are ranked No. 16. Black had...

Men’s soccer continues to fight with strong effort and great spirit

Men’s soccer continues to fight with strong effort and great spirit

Julia Glass

October 27, 2017


Filed under Sports

With a total of 13 games underway, Moorpark College’s Men’s Soccer team has a current record of 3-7-4 with 17 goals scored and seven assists. Over the past eight games, the Raiders have lost four games, tied three, and won one. Overall, the team is ranked 1-3-1 in conference with only five g...

Raiders battle Oxnard College for their second win at home

Raiders battle Oxnard College for their second win at home

Nicole Szczepanek

October 16, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports

After three tough road losses, the Raiders got back on track with a well deserved win at home against Oxnard College, winning 2-1 on Friday, Oct 13..The Raiders dominated in the first half of the game, scoring two goals against Oxnard, then continued to battle for their win after being scored upon dur...

Raiders wrestling faces tough loss at home

Raiders wrestling faces tough loss at home

Ryder Mcconville

October 2, 2017


Filed under Sports

Moorpark College Wrestling squared off against Palomar College in their first and only home game of the year on Sept. 29. Even though the Raiders fought courageously, the team lost 28-21."Some of our guys were shell shocked and then they got caught on their backs, it was an unfortunate double loss for ...

Wrestling returns to Moorpark College

Wrestling returns to Moorpark College

Danny Corrigan

September 29, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports

After eight years of sabbatical, Moorpark College's Wrestling program has returned, with new leadership and fresh vigor. The new program is headed by coach Lindley Kistler, who brings a wealth of knowledge and a refined philosophy to the brand new team."This was the first time we've had this team so w...

Raiders defeat Glendale College in a high-scoring game

Raiders defeat Glendale College in a high-scoring game

Julia Glass

September 19, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports

With a new record of 2-2-1, Moorpark College's Men's Soccer team defeated Glendale College in a high-scoring, back and forth game on Friday Sept. 15. The Raiders scored their final goal off of a penalty kick in the 87th minute, leading them to a 4-3 win.“In the first half, I thought we had a pre...

Raiders start fast but end in tie with Santa Monica College 3-3

Raiders start fast but end in tie with Santa Monica College 3-3

Eric Caldwell

September 18, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports

With some added confidence from a dominant performance against West LA on Tuesday, the Raiders continued their strong play on Friday afternoon in a tough game against Santa Monica College that resulted in a 3-3 tie.The Raiders got off to a quick start scoring all three of their goals in the first 16 ...

Moorpark College Men’s Soccer Team falls in second half

Moorpark College Men’s Soccer Team falls in second half

Travis Bernard

September 14, 2017


Filed under Sports

Despite losing 2-0 on their home field, Moorpark played strong against Cyprus College on Friday Sept. 9. Although Moorpark went scoreless, their offense was able to create a number of chances to score. Even with an overall good team effort, the game slipped away from their grasp as Cyprus College scored ...

Women’s soccer team struggles against Santiago Canyon

Women’s soccer team struggles against Santiago Canyon

Ryder Mcconville

September 12, 2017


Filed under Sports

Moorpark College women's soccer team fought valiantly against Santiago Canyon but fell short losing 5-2 at 4 p.m. on Friday, Sept.8.The game began with Moorpark digging themselves in a hole early on allowing a goal within the first 2 minutes. Santiago Canyon was on the offense throughout the game reco...

Raiders beat Pierce in back-and-forth season opener game

Raiders beat Pierce in back-and-forth season opener game

Eric Caldwell, Managing Editor

September 4, 2017


Filed under Football, Showcase, Sports

The Raiders won their season opener in an exciting fashion on Saturday evening, defeating Los Angeles Pierce College 36-34. With the Raiders on their last drive and trailing 30-34, the offense faced a 3rd and 11, quarterback Tanner Darling connected with wide receiver Vincent Corso in the left corner...

Moorpark College football team ready to impress

Moorpark College football team ready to impress

Ryder McConville, Staff Writer

September 2, 2017


Filed under Football, Showcase, Sports

After getting off to a slow start last year, starting 3-5 and winning their final three games, It's important for the team to come out hot this season. The team has been practicing for hours trying to prepare. Moorpark College head coach Michael Stuart, is confident that his team is read...