Moorpark College Reporter

Super Bowl LIV: 49ers vs. Chiefs preview and predictions

Super Bowl LIV: 49ers vs. Chiefs preview and predictions

By Nick Sweis and David Reyes

February 2, 2020

The NFL season will officially come to an end on Sunday, Feb. 2 with the conclusion of the 2020 Super Bowl. The two teams competing in this year’s Super Bowl are the Kansas City Chiefs, their first appearance in fifty years, and the San Francisco 49ers, whose most recent trip was in 2012.The C...

Moorpark Raiders battle to the end in the season finale against the East Los Angeles Huskies

Moorpark Raiders battle to the end in the season finale against the East Los Angeles Huskies

By Ryan Bough

November 18, 2019

The Moorpark Raiders flew their flag for the last time this season in a home game against the East Los Angeles College Huskies. The Raiders found themselves only three points behind the Huskies in a final score of 48-45, but their fans’ spirit could not be beat. After the close loss, wide rece...

Moorpark Raiders fall to Bakersfield Renegades despite fourth quarter surge

Moorpark Raiders fall to Bakersfield Renegades despite fourth quarter surge

By Ryan Bough

November 12, 2019

The Moorpark Raiders came out to their penultimate game of the season with a slow start to the game but made up for it in the third and fourth quarters however, it wasn't enough as the Bakersfield Renegades defeated them 38-18. Moorpark's defense acted quickly following the first kickoff, not allow...

Moorpark Raiders anticipate a win against rival Ventura Pirates

Moorpark Raiders anticipate a win against rival Ventura Pirates

By Ryan Bough

October 25, 2019

The Moorpark Raiders will once again take the field this Saturday in a game against the Ventura College Pirates. The Raiders are coming home after a devastating loss against College of the Canyons, bringing the Raiders to 1-5 in the season. Meanwhile, the Pirates are riding high after a win against Ba...

Sports Roundup: An inside look at Moorpark College sports | Oct. 14-21

Sports Roundup: An inside look at Moorpark College sports | Oct. 14-21

By Jesse Destocki

October 21, 2019

Introducing Sports Roundup, a weekly column with an inside look at Moorpark College athletics stacked with stats, plays of the week and top coach quotes.Men's FootballMoorpark College Men's Football faced off with College of the Canyons on Oct. 17 in which the match ended in a 34-7 loss, in their fi...

Moorpark Raiders fizzle out in the fourth quarter against El Camino

Moorpark Raiders fizzle out in the fourth quarter against El Camino

By Dominic D'Amico

October 7, 2019

Saturday night, the Moorpark College Raiders football team fought valiantly against the El Camino College Warriors. The Raiders and the Warriors went goal for goal through the first half as a golden California sunset wore into the night, heading into halftime with the Raiders up 20-14. But the Raiders co...

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...