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Moorpark College athletic department welcomes its newest team member

Moorpark College athletic department welcomes its newest team member

Kendall Sattler

May 10, 2018


Filed under Sports

A former student soccer player joined the Moorpark College athletics department as an athletic trainer. Mariel Stegmeir, a 29-year-old former Western State Conference champion, is celebrating her return to the campus. Although being an athletic trainer wasn’t always her first choice, Stegmeir ...

Men’s volleyball can’t seal the deal

Men’s volleyball can’t seal the deal

Kendall Sattler

May 7, 2018


Filed under Sports

Moorpark men’s volleyball finished off their last game of the season on the road against Santa Barbara on April 13.The Raiders fought hard, winning the first game 29-27 after two straight kills by Bradley Freyder. The Vaqueros fought back in the following three games though, winning the match 3-1...

Softball wraps up rocky season in walk-off fashion

Softball wraps up rocky season in walk-off fashion

Ryan Ketcham

May 7, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Softball, Sports

Moorpark College softball finished off their regular season with a 6-5 walk-off victory at home against Pasadena City College on Wednesday, April 25, 2018. The Raiders finalized the regular season with an 18-19 overall record and a 4-10 Western State Conference North record. Softball will not be contin...

Women’s beach volleyball are Western State Conference champs in inaugural season

Women’s beach volleyball are Western State Conference champs in inaugural season

Ryan Ketcham

April 26, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

Moorpark College women’s beach volleyball earned the title of 2017-2018 Western State Conference Champions in their inaugural season. Women’s beach volleyball closed out their season with a 3-2 victory over Ventura College and a 4-1 loss to Bakersfield College at California State Universit...

Baseball wins Western State Conference North Championship

Baseball wins Western State Conference North Championship

Darya Abbassi

April 26, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

The Moorpark College baseball team (12-7) won the Western State Conference North Championship on April 24 after they swept Oxnard College, improving to (12-7) in conference and currently have an overall record of 24-15.Entering this game, Moorpark College was in the top three between Allan Hancock a...

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...