Rio Hondo College put together its best team effort of the season as the Roadrunners rolled to a 5-0 non-conference victory at Fullerton College on Wednesday. It was the squad's first sweep of the season. The win improved Rio Hondo to 8-9 overall.
The Roadrunners dropped just one set in the match. The No. 4 duo of Felipa Moreno and Stephanie Garcia were extended to three sets but defeated the Fullerton team of Samaria Longstreet and Kristine Perez by scores of 22-20, 12-21, 18-16.
Madelyn Gastelum and Denyse Perez filled in at the No. 5 spot for Rio Hondo and defeated Kendall Campos and Ashley Pruitt 21-17, 21-11.
Complete results below:
Rio Hondo 5, Fullerton 0
No. 1: Andrea Velasco/Madison Mader (RHC) def. Lauren Schaefer/Kailyn Case (FC) 21-11, 27-25
No. 2: Sara Harding/Michelle Rosas (RHC) def. Priscilla Gutierrez/Catherin Serna (FC) 21-8, 21-14
No. 3: Natalie Magallon/Michell Chavez-Valdivia (RHC) def. Carlie Ortega/Andi Lopez (FC) 21-15, 21-17
No. 4: Felipa Moreno/Stephanie Garcia (RHC) def. Samaria Longstreet/Kristine Perez (FC) 22-20, 12-21, 18-16
No. 5: Madelyn Gastelum/Denyse Perez (RHC) def. Kendall Campos/Ashley Pruitt (FC) 21-17, 21-11
The Roadrunners return to the sand on Friday (April 13) at 10 a.m. when they host Mt. San Antonio College and Pasadena City College in matches at Hermosa Beach.