Rio Mesa takes second at Oxnard tournament

A spent Rio Mesa High team ended a strong showing at the Oxnard Boys Water Polo Tournament with a 15-7 loss to Pasadena Poly in the championship game at Rio Mesa High on Saturday afternoon.”All of our games were tough this weekend,” said Rio Mesa coach Derrick Timmons of the two-day tournament. “We just looked […]

Flying start sparks Yellowjackets to rout

Oxnard High School Logo.

Oxnard High students may have been celebrating homecoming, but it was just another day at the office for Yellowjackets head coach Mark Beckham, whose football team sprinted to a six-touchdown lead en route to a 42-20 victory over Hueneme on Friday night in the Pacific View League opener for both teams. “With homecoming distractions and […]

In defeat to Camarillo, CI plays like team of the past

Channel Islands High School Logo.

Dennis Riedmiller understood what Friday night might have meant to the Channel Islands High football team. Once upon a time, the Camarillo head coach spent seven years as assistant coach with the Raiders. “During some lean years,” said Riedmiller. So it was with a twinge of regret and a measure of pride that he celebrated […]

Defensive play secures Spartans’ shootout win in PVL opener

Interception of a player.

Big plays and big performances by the offenses mostly dominated the Pacific View League opener between the Rio Mesa and Pacifica highs football teams Friday night. It took a big hit by a defender to decide the outcome. With Pacifica poised to tack on the tying 2-point conversion late in the fourth period, Rio Mesa’s […]