Moorpark College Reporter

Moorpark Women’s Basketball championship run cut short due to the Coronavirus

Moorpark Women’s Basketball championship run cut short due to the Coronavirus

By Nick Sweis

March 22, 2020

The incredible season by the Moorpark Raiders (27-1, 8-0) and their 19 game win streak came to a devastating end last week as the 2020 CCCAA Women’s Basketball State Tournament was canceled due to the COVID-19 pandemic.The Moorpark Raiders had just opened up the playoffs with two straight 31 poi...

Women’s Basketball returns to state tournament following a dominant win over Cypress Chargers

Women’s Basketball returns to state tournament following a dominant win over Cypress Chargers

By Nick Sweis

March 11, 2020

The Moorpark Raiders (27-1, 8-0) took turns climbing the ladder up to the basketball net after a dominant victory over the Cypress Chargers (21-7, 9-3) 70-39 as the coaches and players each clipped off a piece of the net to celebrate Moorpark's return to the state tournament.The Raiders were led by the...

Raiders Softball starts off slow into the conference season

Raiders Softball starts off slow into the conference season

By Leslie Mendez

March 9, 2020

Moorpark Softball kicked off the conference schedule welcoming the Cuesta College Cougars on Thursday, March 5 at Moorpark College. The Raiders took a 3-1 loss, putting the team at a 0-1 standing to begin the conference season.Raiders Softball held a 7-8 overall record walking into their first conferenc...

El Camino extends Moorpark’s losing streak to four following a close game

El Camino extends Moorpark’s losing streak to four following a close game

By David Reyes

March 7, 2020

Wednesday night, the Moorpark College Raiders lost their fourth straight game of the season against the El Camino Warriors in four sets. The Raiders are now 6-4 overall and 1-3 in the Western State Conference, while the Warriors stand at 6-3 overall and 1-2 in WSC.The Raiders started off hot and won t...

Men’s Basketball season recap: Standout Raiders on the court

Men’s Basketball season recap: Standout Raiders on the court

By Chad O'Connor

March 5, 2020

After the Moorpark Men’s Basketball team wrapped up their 2019-20 campaign with a win against Santa Barbara on Feb. 21, the time to reflect has come. The Raiders endured a long season filled with coaching changes, nail-biting losses and comeback victories with plenty to analyze. The season was encap...

Raiders render the Brahmas scoreless in a victory over LA Pierce

Raiders render the Brahmas scoreless in a victory over LA Pierce

By Josh Surmani

March 4, 2020

The Moorpark Raiders defeated the Pierce College Brahmas with a massive 5-0 win on Saturday. The victory was made possible by freshman Albert Prado, sophomore Patrick Valdez and freshman Daniel Jagard. The Raiders remained adamant about being involved in the game, on and off the field. After seven pitched i...

Moorpark Softball remains patient at the plate but struggles to keep Ohlone from the win

Moorpark Softball remains patient at the plate but struggles to keep Ohlone from the win

By Leslie Mendez

March 3, 2020

With a 7-8 record, Moorpark continues to battle for wins prior to conference games. The Raiders took on the Ohlone Renegades at home but fell short in a 14-7 game on Saturday, Feb. 29. Head Coach Ginny Mitchell shared some insight about the team's ability to keep their heads held high in times of defeat...

Moorpark Raiders open up playoffs with a dominant victory over Riverside

Moorpark Raiders open up playoffs with a dominant victory over Riverside

By Nick Sweis

March 3, 2020

The Moorpark Raiders (26-1, 8-0) opened up the playoffs with a statement win as the team handled Riverside (16-12, 7-5) 96-65 as guard Jazzy Carrasco reached 1000 career points with Moorpark.Carrasco reached an impressive accomplishment, but was more excited for victory to begin the playoffs.“Pl...

Santa Barbara hands Moorpark second straight loss in a sweep

Santa Barbara hands Moorpark second straight loss in a sweep

By David Reyes

March 1, 2020

The Moorpark College Raiders lost their second straight game on Wednesday night after being swept by the Santa Barbara City College Vaqueros 0-3. The Raiders are 6-2 overall and 1-1 in conference, while the Vaqueros now have a 4-2 overall record and won their first conference game.Moorpark's freshman ...

Women’s Basketball wraps up conference play undefeated with an offensive explosion on Sophomore Night

Women’s Basketball wraps up conference play undefeated with an offensive explosion on Sophomore Night

By Nick Sweis

February 24, 2020

The Moorpark Raiders (25-1, 8-0) have a championship on their minds as their offense looked unstoppable against the Oxnard Condors (7-14, 3-8) after picking up a 121-58 victory Friday night.It was more than just the last game of the regular season as it was Sophomore Night for Moorpark College. Each soph...

Men’s Basketball emerged victorious on Sophomore Night

Men’s Basketball emerged victorious on Sophomore Night

By Chad O'Connor

February 24, 2020

The Moorpark Raiders victory Friday night over Santa Barbara marked Sophomore Night for seven members of the men’s basketball team. Tim Andreolli, Mason Johnson, Ben Grant, Najeem Nawabi, Colton Hage, Hasan Haamoun and Abram Bautista were honored before the game along with their families to commemo...

Moorpark Raiders fall to Allan Hancock Bulldogs in their second conference game of the season

Moorpark Raiders fall to Allan Hancock Bulldogs in their second conference game of the season

By Ryan Bough

February 24, 2020

The Moorpark College Raiders started strong in their second conference game against the Allan Hancock Bulldogs but were unable to keep up the heat and were ultimately defeated 10-3 on Thursday afternoon.At the top of the first, the Raiders were already feeling the pressure as a player on third base was ...