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Women’s volleyball keeps it rolling with second conference win over Cuesta College

Women’s volleyball keeps it rolling with second conference win over Cuesta College

By Robert Gonzales

October 10, 2018

Moorpark College took on Cuesta College last Friday at 4pm at the Moorpark College gymnasium. The Moorpark Raiders were in control throughout the match. They wasted no time beating the Cuesta Cougars three games to zero with a lead of at least seven points in all three games. The winning combination of versat...

Women’s volleyball finishes co-WSC champions

Women’s volleyball finishes co-WSC champions

By Eric Caldwell

November 30, 2017

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...

Raiders Achieve Five Game Win Streak for First Time This Season

Raiders Achieve Five Game Win Streak for First Time This Season

By Krista Abrahamsen

April 6, 2017

For the first time this season, the men’s volleyball team reached a five game win streak. Although the Raiders underwent a loss against California Lutheran University on April 4, they have shown tremendous growth between the beginning of February and now. On Friday, March 24 the Raiders beat Pierce...

Raiders Dominate Wentworth College

Raiders Dominate Wentworth College

By Krista Abrahamsen

March 15, 2017

The Raiders volleyball team had another exciting win Friday afternoon, defeating Wentworth College 3-1.Freshman Spencer Gray scored Moorpark’s first point with a kill and set the tone for how the rest of the game would pan out. The Raiders won 25-15. At the beginning of the second game, defensive ...

Moorpark Sweeps LA Trade Tech

Moorpark Sweeps LA Trade Tech

By Krista Abrahamsen

March 9, 2017

It was evident an hour before the game began that Moorpark’s volleyball team was going to have a good night. The energy of the Raiders was electric during pregame practice, and they gave 110% during their warm up drills. Moorpark’s energy only intensified as they faced Los Angeles Trade Tec...

Moorpark’s gym is getting back in the game with new renovations

Moorpark’s gym is getting back in the game with new renovations

By Francisco Molina

December 8, 2016

A massive remodel of the Moorpark College gymnasium is getting underway after being unchanged for nearly half a century, according to athletic trainer Vance Manakas. "That's on of the original buildings on campus that has never been touched in almost 50 years," Manakas said. "If you go and look at...

Women’s volleyball off to electric start

Women’s volleyball off to electric start

By Andrew Mason

October 3, 2016

As we inch our way closer to the two-month mark into this fall semester, one Raider team is off to a particularly impressive start and are chomping at the bit for the attention of Moorpark College sports fans.In a complete 180-degree turn from last season's 8-14 record, the women's volleyball squad, le...

Raiders fool Vaqueros in 3-1 win

Raiders fool Vaqueros in 3-1 win

By Spencer White

April 2, 2016

It might have been April Fool's Day, but the game between the Moorpark Raiders and Santa Barbara City College Vaqueros on, Friday April 1, was no joke with the two teams going back and forth at each other with long intense rally. Moorpark won the match 3-1, 27-25, 21-25, 25-22, 25-19, over Santa Barbara.The...

Raiders bombard the Beavers dam in a 3-0 victory

Raiders bombard the Beavers dam in a 3-0 victory

By Spencer White

March 31, 2016

The Moorpark men's volleyball were finished before the sun set on Collins Drive Wednesday night March 30 in an absolute victory over the Beavers, winning all three sets; 25-11, 25-11 and 25-14. The Raiders had no problem on the evening executing their game plan. They almost always had double the score...

Raiders raid away a victory from Corsairs

Raiders raid away a victory from Corsairs

By Spencer White

March 25, 2016

After two tough losses, the Raiders came back with vengeance against the Corsairs in a Western State Conference game on Wednesday, March 23 winning three out of four sets, 25-22, 19-25, 26-24 and 27-25, improving to 4-9, 3-3. After the first set, things got complicated for the Raiders as they ...

Raiders fight until the end, but lose to LA Pierce in thrilling game

Raiders fight until the end, but lose to LA Pierce in thrilling game

By Spencer White

March 19, 2016

After a loss against Santa Barbara City College, The Raiders men's Volleyball team could not bounce back against Los Angeles Pierce College.The Raiders and Brahmas went back and forth winning sets, leading to a fifth and final tie breaker set. During a time out, the loud speaker played Queen and the l...

Moorpark volleyball sweeps the floor with El Camino

Moorpark volleyball sweeps the floor with El Camino

By Spencer White

March 3, 2016

The Raiders looking to improve in their first game of the Western State Conference play after a last weeks 3-0 loss against Golden West College.Over the loud speaker, the song "TNT" by AC/DC played and the lyrics went "Watch me explode!" That is exactly what the Raiders Volleyball team proceeded to do as ...