Moorpark College Reporter

Moorpark Women’s Basketball tops off state rankings as conference play begins

Moorpark Sophomore guard Breanna Calhoun dribbles down the court during the home game against Compton College on Friday, Jan. 10. Moorpark beat Compton 107-38. Photo credit: Ryan Bough

By Nick Sweis

January 22, 2020

Moorpark College (17-1) Women's Basketball is hosting their conference home opener Wednesday, Jan. 22 at 5 p.m. against Allan Hancock (9-10). Coming off a blowout home victory on Jan. 10 against Compton College 107-38, California’s No. 1 team delivered a strong statement to the rest of the Weste...

Moorpark Men’s Basketball loses thriller to Ventura College

Colton Hage works his way around Ventura College’s Dayveon Bates during their conference game at home on Saturday, Jan. 18.  Ventura defeated Moorpark 97-91. Photo credit: Jace Kessler

By Chad O'Connor

January 21, 2020

The Moorpark College men’s basketball team dropped the Friday night conference home game to Ventura College 97-91. The Raiders fell to 9-10 overall and 1-2 in Western State Conference Northern Division play. The Raiders started off strong behind the play of sophomore forward Mason Johnson. His...

Women’s Volleyball sweeps up a win in the first round of regional championships

Setter Lea Raha sets the ball towards the outside during Moorpark's matchup with Pasadena City College on Tuesday, Nov. 26. Photo credit: Evan Reinhardt

By Ryan Bough

November 27, 2019

The No. 5 seeded Moorpark Raiders’ Women’s Volleyball team took on the No. 12 seeded Pasadena Lancers in the first round of the 2019 CCCAA Women's Volleyball SoCal Regionals Championships on November 26. The Raiders took home all three sets in a 3-0 sweep.Moorpark Head Coach Adam Black discusse...

Sports Roundup: An inside look at Moorpark College sports | Nov. 18-25

Breanna Calhoun puts up a three pointer during Moorpark's matchup against Palomar College during the Crossover Tournament on Friday, Nov. 22. Photo credit: Evan Reinhardt

By Jesse Destocki and Dominic D'Amico

November 25, 2019

Women’s BasketballFrom Nov. 22-23, the Moorpark College Women's Basketball team hosted and competed in the 2019 Moorpark College Crossover Tournament, playing against both Palomar College and Los Angeles Trade Technical College.On the first day of the tournament, the Moorpark Raiders bested the...

Sports Roundup: An inside look at Moorpark College sports | Nov. 4-11

Mason Johnson lines up a jumper during Moorpark's home game against Glendale Community College on Wednesday, Nov. 6. Johnson led the team with 28 points on the night. Photo credit: Evan Reinhardt

By Jesse Destocki

November 11, 2019

Men’s SoccerOn Nov. 5 Moorpark battled off against Los Angeles Mission College in the first home conference game of the week, in which Moorpark lost 4-2. However, Moorpark freshman forward Bryan Ramos notched a pair of goals in the loss.In game two of the week Moorpark faced off against Santa ...

Sports Roundup: An inside look at Moorpark College sports | Oct. 28-Nov. 4

Carolyn Quandt, 7, aims the ball past Ventura defender Natalie Lansberg, 15, during the Raiders' match against Ventura College on Tuesday, Oct. 29. The game ended in a draw, as both teams scored a goal in the second half. Photo credit: Ryan Bough

By Jesse Destocki

November 4, 2019

Men’s SoccerIn game one of the week, Moorpark faced off in a conference away game against Allan Hancock College on Oct. 29. Moorpark notched three goals by Adrian Ruiz, Jason Bar and Alec Silva, but ultimately suffered a 4-3 loss.On Nov. 1 Moorpark faced off in a conference home game against Oxnard...

Moorpark Raiders leave empty handed as Ventura Pirates snatched the Citrus Cup once again

Moorpark Wide Receiver Zach Jones is pushed out of bounds by Ventura Defensive Back Keeven Ross but brings the Raiders a first down during the 52nd annual Citrus cup against Ventura College on Oct. 27 at Moorpark College. Photo credit: Ryan Bough

By Ryan Bough

October 28, 2019

The Moorpark Raiders took to the field on Saturday night hoping to finally claim the Citrus cup for the first time since 2007 but the Ventura Pirates had other plans, as they defeated the Raiders 55-20. The game started off in the Raiders favor as Alex Sarti took a 13 yard pass from Isaiah Johnson i...

Sports Roundup: An inside look at Moorpark College sports | Oct. 21-28

Holmer Nunez, 7, battles for possession of the ball with Jose Reyes, 4, during the Moorpark home game against Santa Barbara City College on Tuesday, Oct. 22. Photo credit: Evan Reinhardt

By Jesse Destocki

October 28, 2019

Women’s SoccerIn the first game of two, the Moorpark College Women’s Soccer team faced off in a home conference game against Santa Barbara City College on Oct. 22. Sophomore forward Dejah Wallot scored a goal, along with Carolyn Quandt, resulting in a 2-2 draw against Santa Barbara City ...

Moorpark Raiders anticipate a win against rival Ventura Pirates

Nate Turner, the wide receiver coach and former NFL player, passes the ball back and forth to his group during football practice on Aug. 20, at Moorpark College. Photo credit: Ryan Bough

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

Carolyn Quandt, 7, juggles the ball over Oxnard College's goalie during Moorpark's game against Oxnard College on Tuesday, Oct. 15 Quandt proceeded to maneuver around the goalie and finish with an easy goal. Photo credit: Evan Reinhardt

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 running back Edyon Batta attempts to dodge a tackle during the home game against El Camino College on Oct. 5. Photo credit: Ryan Bough

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...

FLeX Club kicks off the semester with a game of ultimate frisbee

Kyle Innocenti attempts to block a pass from Brock Cushings, Moorpark faculty member, during the game of ultimate frisbee on Thursday, Oct. 3. The FLeX program hosted the game at Griffin Stadium. Photo credit: Evan Reinhardt

By Kaylin Matzner

October 5, 2019

Thursday, Oct. 3, the Fitness Learning Experience Club, also known as the FLeX, met for the first event of the semester; a game of ultimate frisbee. Over 20 players and FLeX club members gathered around at 7 p.m. at Griffin Stadium. The FLeX club provided pizza for the players to enjoy. April Hastings,...