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Women’s and Men’s Basketball took down Ventura County foe, Oxnard College, in Conference Opener.

Women’s and Men’s Basketball took down Ventura County foe, Oxnard College, in Conference Opener.

By Ryan Ketcham

January 18, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

Women's and Men's basketball swept rival Oxnard in the opening doubleheader of conference play. The home Western State Conference Northern Division opening doubleheader against Oxnard College Condors on Saturday, Jan. 13, featured a 77-42 Women's victory, along with a 93-89 Men's victory, which gave Moor...

Men’s Basketball takes down L.A. Pierce in a thrilling 0.6 second miracle

By Ryan Ketcham

January 14, 2018


Filed under Basketball, Sports, Video

Wednesday night’s home Men’s Basketball game against the Los Angeles Pierce Brahmas, Jan. 10, was a back and forth affair which came down to the final 0.6 seconds. After a late Raider missed 3-point attempt, there was only 0.6 seconds left on the clock and the Brahmas had the ball. The score was...

Flex club challenges students to get athletic

Flex club challenges students to get athletic

By Travis Bernard

December 13, 2017


Filed under Sports

The FleX club held its annual Xtreme Raider Challenge on Saturday, Dec. 2.A lot of time, work and planning was required for this event to succeed. Jeff Kreil, the faculty advisor for the Xtreme Raider Challenge, explained how the obstacles were decided and how much work the interns have done."We tried ...

California Community Colleges reign supreme in football

California Community Colleges reign supreme in football

By Eric Caldwell

November 30, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports

After high school football is completed, many states across the nation do not provide football programs for their community colleges. With minimal options after high school, a move out West may be the best opportunity for out-of-state athletes looking to continue their football careers.As a result, some foo...

Women’s volleyball finishes co-WSC champions

Women’s volleyball finishes co-WSC champions

By Eric Caldwell

November 30, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Volleyball

The Raiders took a share of the 2017 Western State Conference Northern Division title on Nov. 8, after they swept Ventura College, improving to (7-1) in conference and an overall record of 12-6. Entering conference play, Moorpark College sat at (5-5), because of a rigorous non-conference schedule that incl...

Lead-scorer Miranda Poole ends season with 273 kills

Lead-scorer Miranda Poole ends season with 273 kills

By Julia Glass and Melvyn Thomas

November 28, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports

Lead-scorer and 18-year-old Moorpark College Women’s Volleyball player Miranda Poole is an exceptional player and was instrumental to the Raider’s victory this year. “She [Poole] has been a big part to our success this season,” said teammate and outside hitter for the Raiders Ale...

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

By 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

By 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

By 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 wrestling faces tough loss at home

Raiders wrestling faces tough loss at home

By 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

By 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

By 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...