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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...

Women’s soccer stumbles in opening match

Women’s soccer stumbles in opening match

Julia Glass, Sports Editor

August 27, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports

Despite their hard work and determination, Moorpark College women's soccer team faced a 4-0 loss in their first game of the season against Chaffey College at 3 p.m. on Friday, Aug. 25. Throughout the game multiple great saves were made, in the first half by goal keeper, Maria Shibata, and in the second...

Is the Moorpark College soccer team ready?

Is the Moorpark College soccer team ready?

Travis Bernard, Staff Writer

August 25, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports

With the first game for Moorpark College soccer coming this Friday, Moorpark's men's soccer team is training hard to prepare. New head coach and former assistant coach, Jake Gwin, talks about the coaching core. "It's a group of training sessions that elicit principles and fundamentals, and the...

It’s been 29 years, the Dodgers will be in the World Series this year!

It’s been 29 years, the Dodgers will be in the World Series this year!

Eric Caldwell, Opinion Editor

July 20, 2017


Filed under Baseball, Opinion, Showcase, Sports

It has been 29 years since the Dodgers won the World Series against the Oakland Athletics in 1988. For fans old and new, Kirk Gibson’s dramatic pinch hit home run against Dennis Eckersley in game 1 of the 1988 World Series seems like a distant memory: a memory that gets played often enough on sport...

Moorpark College athlete redefines the meaning of dedication

Moorpark College athlete redefines the meaning of dedication

Ariana Haider

May 10, 2017


Filed under Sports

Hard work and dedication are the only things one first-year Moorpark College student knows. Sierra Huerta, 18, is far from average. This Moorpark College athlete plays softball, track and field, and works at a ranch as a caretaker for horses seven days a week, all while attending school full time. “A...

Lakers Upcoming Decision on Paul George

Lakers Upcoming Decision on Paul George

Dante Difronzo

May 10, 2017


Filed under Opinion, Sports

The Los Angeles Lakers have hoped to lure free agents to their franchise and, as haters love to point out, they’ve whiffed on all of their chances recently. Now that the Lakers are looking at someone with legitimate ties and reported interest in coming to Los Angeles in free agency, t...

Raider shoots for the stars on the Philippines national team.

Raider shoots for the stars on the Philippines national team.

Krista Abrahamsen

April 27, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports

Not many people are able to say they play for a national sports team. However, for Raiders soccer player Eva Madarang, this has become her reality. Ever since she was 15, Madarang has attended annual camps for the Philippines women’s national soccer team and was in the pool for their tryouts. Fo...

Moorpark Track and Field Motivated by Success

Moorpark Track and Field Motivated by Success

Krista Abrahamsen

April 10, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Track & Field

Moorpark College’s track and field team hosted the Moorpark Open on Friday April 7. Cuesta and Ventura College were the only other colleges that attended, but the Raiders took the meet as serious as any other. “We’re going to use this as a practice meet, but still try our best to prepare for...

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