Ontiveros completes puzzle at Rio Mesa

Rio Mesa High girls basketball coach Tim Murray heard the rumor like everyone else.Ashley Ontiveros was moving into the Rio Mesa district and was considering transferring to the school from Newbury Park. Murray had never seen Ontiveros play, but had received good reviews from internal sources. Riley Abraham and Ashley Rodriguez — Rio Mesa’s two […]

Rio Mesa beats Westlake, 50-32

Rio Mesa High School Logo.

Ashley Ontiveros paused to catch her breath before answering a reporter’s question. It was understandable considering the fast style of play of the Rio Mesa High girls basketball team. The flu bug going around the Spartans locker room didn’t help. Rio Mesa shrugged off the effects of the flu in the Spartans’ 50-32 win Saturday […]

Rio Mesa girls’ basketball team puts together an impressive season

Interception of a player.

Once the Spartans get rolling, they’re difficult to stop. The Rio Mesa High girls’ basketball team started the season with a 58-5 victory. In the middle of the year, the girls launched a 15-game winning streak and later earned a share of the Pacific View League championship with Camarillo. Now the Spartans need to win […]