Camarillo Mayor Honors Rio Mesa Swim Team

Swim team is taking a photo.

Rio Mesa Boys Swim Team with Head Boys Coach Keith McKnett and Camarillo Mayor Mike Morgan at the Camarillo City Council meeting being recognized for the boys’ 17th straight league championship. Rio Mesa Boys Swimming is 106-0 in league meets. Rio Mesa Boys Swim Team is also last year’s defending CIF champions in swimming.

Scorpions emerge as CIF Northern Division Champs

Coach is holding award.

“Season for Mo” read a banner the Cam High Varsity football team carried out on to the field last Friday at the CIF Championships versus Thousand Oaks. The banner was in honor of teammate Daniel Morales who died earlier this year. The Scorpions entered the field holding a 13-0 record and left the game 14-0, continuing […]

Camarillo senior gains confidence on road to CIF state championships

Santillano puts teammate Ayala in a headlock.

Wrestling isn’t an idea or myth or spectacle. At Camarillo High, the wrestling room is a sanctuary, a home, a family. It is a real place away from the real world. Last year, head coach Ron Wilson’s mother, Emma, died. The coach broke down in tears in front of his wrestlers, telling them “You’re my […]

Camarillo Girls Basketball: CIF Finalists

Girls are gathered before the game.The 2013/2014 Adolfo Camarillo Girls basketball team was recognized at the Wednesday, March 26 Board Meeting for a great season which lead them to the CIF finals, a first for the school’s program. Camarillo High School's Geralynn Leaupepe (center) shoots a basket against Newbury Park High School in the CIF-SS Division 1A semifinals at Camarillo [...]

Pacifica Girls Soccer: CIF Finalists

Girls are posing for photo.The 2013/2014 Pacifica Girls soccer team was recognized at the Wednesday, March 26 Board Meeting for a great season which lead them to the CIF finals, a first for the school's program. The team also made history by being the first Pacific View League girl's soccer team to be invited to the State Tournament. Pacifica [...]

State track recap

Girl is smiling.

Rio Mesa’s Raegan Nizdil finished sixth in the girls’ high jump with a leap of 5 feet, 6 inches at the CIF State Track and Field Championships last weekend at Veterans Memorial Stadium in Clovis. Nizdil, a senior, is one of only two Spartans to compete in the state meet for four straight seasons. Camarillo […]

Camarillio Runner-up in boy’s volleyball Division 3 Finals

Victor Viveros struggled to find answers. Viveros, a senior opposite hitter on the Camarillo High boys’ volleyball team, said he didn’t know why the Scorpions turned in a lackluster performance during the biggest match of the season. Maybe it was overconfidence or a lack of intensity. Maybe the team had lunch too close to match […]

Rio Mesa beats Buena in Div. 2 wild-card game

Boys are having fun.

They slugged it out for 6.1 innings, but not with their bats. Big pitches and big defensive plays crushed threats, stymied rallies and kept the Rio Mesa and Buena highs baseball teams locked in a 1-1 tie. After one final stellar defensive play in the bottom of the seventh, came the breakthrough. Riley Fagan grounded […]