Moorpark College Reporter

Yellow flags paint a grim picture of the Raiders second game of the season

Yellow flags paint a grim picture of the Raiders second game of the season

By Ryan Bough

September 16, 2019

The sweltering 95 degree heat wasn't the only thing that had Moorpark Raiders fans sweating at the game against the Cerritos Falcons on Saturday. After enduring a loss last week against Palomar, the Raiders were hoping for a win. Unfortunately, Moorpark found themselves constantly backed up against th...

Missed opportunities plagued the Moorpark Raiders in their first loss of the football season

Missed opportunities plagued the Moorpark Raiders in their first loss of the football season

By Robert Gonzales

September 11, 2019

Muffed snaps, out of bound kick-offs, and fourth-down touchdown conversions were some of the unpleasant sites Moorpark Raider's faithful fans had to endure on their road trip against Palomar Community College. Despite the disadvantages that all occurred in the first half of Saturday's away game, the Raiders foun...

Raider football faces a new season with fresh blood and high hopes

Raider football faces a new season with fresh blood and high hopes

By Justin Borses

August 29, 2019

In sports, every new year brings a renewed sense of hope and optimism. This fall, the Moorpark Raider Football Team is ready to get back on track after a dismal 2018-2019 campaign, finishing 1-9. As practice gets into full swing, they look to regroup and work on areas of their game that made them a ...

Quarterback injuries ‘throw off’ Raiders’ chances against Saddleback

Quarterback injuries ‘throw off’ Raiders’ chances against Saddleback

By Robert Gonzales

September 28, 2018

Another home game, another offensive struggle. The same script continues as the Raiders struggle to find their quarterback. Unfortunately, for Coach Mike Stuart he left the game with more questions than answers about his future starting quarterbacks. Ethan Postler #16, freshman, quarterback, took a bi...

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

By Darya Abbassi

March 11, 2018

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...

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

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

By Eric Caldwell, Managing Editor

September 4, 2017

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

By Ryder McConville, Staff Writer

September 2, 2017

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...

Super Bowl LI Preview

Super Bowl LI Preview

By Mano Baghjajian

February 4, 2017

The Super Bowl. The most watched television event of the year is just around the corner, and this year’s game is shaping up to be a potential classic. This time the Super Bowl comes from Houston and will take place in NRG Stadium. Two great teams are going at it for the Vince Lombardi Trophy. The upstart...

Raiders play spoiler to Cerritos’ season; keep their own bowl game hopes alive

Raiders play spoiler to Cerritos’ season; keep their own bowl game hopes alive

By Scott Geirman

November 8, 2016

In what was Moorpark College’s final home game of the 2016 season, emotions were certainly running high as Moorpark came away with a 35-28 victory this past Saturday over the Cerritos Falcons. With only one week remaining for both teams, this game had the hopes of Raider-inclusive playoffs on the...

Raiders fall flat in second conference game

Raiders fall flat in second conference game

By Scott Geirman

October 30, 2016

This past Saturday the Moorpark Raiders squared off in their second conference game of the season against College of the Canyons, a game which ended in a 26-10 victory for the visiting Cougars. Having their first conference win under their belts, Moorpark looked to continue their push for playoffs...

Every week Raiders ‘start 0-0’

Every week Raiders ‘start 0-0’

By Scott Geirman

October 3, 2016

Coming into this season after a 5-5 2015 record, there was an immense amount of optimism for the Moorpark College football team despite a previous average year. This Moorpark Raider football team won the final four games in last year’s season. After week one of the 2016 season, that streak was exten...

Raiders bounce back with win over Palomar

Raiders bounce back with win over Palomar

By Scott Geirman

September 27, 2016

Showing the fight this past Saturday, the Moorpark Raider football program did what they had to do, and that was to play a complete football game. Taking a trip down south, this Raider team showcased their star sophomore running back Isaiah Johnson, who led the team to a 31-26 victory over the Paloma...