Transition game for Rio Mesa High girls basketball as Walker works to earn trust

Rio Mesa High School Logo.

Before the Rio Mesa High girls basketball players could fully commit to his style of play, coach Al Walker knew he had to earn their trust. Rio Mesa reached the CIF-Southern Section Division 3AAA final last season and returned many key players. But two significant components were missing once this season began. Rebounding machine Riley […]

Oxnard’s Jerry Orozco has soccer in his blood

Number 12 is trying to defend a ball.

The Orozco name is becoming synonymous with the game of soccer in Oxnard. First came Moises and Emilio, who developed into U.S. youth internationals and budding professionals. Now, their younger cousin and brother, respectively, is making an impact, too. “He comes from great stock,” Eric Montijo said.