Coach Ruffinelli Bio Pic

 Head Coach: Chris Ruffinelli

EMAIL: chris.ruffinelli@ouhsd.k12.ca.us

Chris Ruffinelli has led the Spartans since 2004.  Prior to taking the helm at Rio Mesa, Coach Ruffinelli led the Lady Vikings of Hueneme High School for 3 years, assisted the Ventura College Men’s Team, and coached basketball, football, and baseball at St. Bonaventure High School.  Ruffinelli brought a league championship back to Rio Mesa in 2011 after over 20 years.  He holds 133 victories while at Rio Mesa and plans on earning many more.

Coach Ruffinelli founded & coordinates the Annual “Ball It Up” Fundraiser which is a partnership with rival Camarillo High School and Community Memorial Hospital.  All proceeds go towards breast and PSA cancer screenings for low-income patients at any of Community Memorial’s 9 Centers for Family Health throughout West Ventura County.  In 2012 Rio Mesa was given the Character of Champions award from CIF do largely to the efforts of the Ball it up game.

Coach Ruffinelli and his wife Megan have three girls, Ashlynn a soon to be Senior at Foothill High School in Ventura, Madalynn a soon to be Freshman at Foothill and Jacklynn soon to be kindergartner at Juanamaria  Elementary in Ventura.

2017-2018 Tryouts will be held on Saturday, September 30 from 8:00-10:00 am  and on November 6-8 from 6:30-8:30 pm in the RMHS Gym.

Rio Mesa High School Athletic Clearance process is now online.  Please go to https://www.athleticclearance.com/and create a profile account for every sport your student wants to participate in. You must complete steps 1-4 and upload a current sports physical and complete the  transportation form and turn it into Lauri Scott in the main office.  This must be done in order for students to tryout, practice or participate in athletics.

Parent permission form for transporting students in privately-owned vehicles

Athletic Physical & Parent Consent Form in English and Spanish

 

All student MUST BE athletically cleared in order to participate-No Exceptions.

Date Time Sport Place Opponent Results
12/7/2015 TBA Boys Varsity Basketball Away Varsity Ventura County Classic Tournament
12/8/2015 TBA Boys Varsity Basketball Away Varsity Ventura County Classic Tournament
12/9/2015 TBA Boys Varsity Basketball Away Varsity Ventura County Classic Tournament
12/10/2015 TBA Boys Varsity Basketball Away Varsity Ventura County Classic Tournament
12/11/2015 TBA Boys Varsity Basketball Away Varsity Ventura County Classic Tournament
12/12/2015 TBA Boys Varsity Basketball Away Varsity Ventura County Classic Tournament
12/14/2015 7:00 PM Boys Varsity Basketball Home Newbury Park High School
12/15/2015 7:00 PM Boys Varsity Basketball Away Santa Barbara High School
12/18/2015 TBA Boys Varsity Basketball Away Varsity Carpinteria Tournament
12/19/2015 TBA Boys Varsity Basketball Away Varsity Carpinteria Tournament
12/21/2015 TBA Boys Varsity Basketball Away Varsity Carpinteria Tournament
12/22/2015 TBA Boys Varsity Basketball Away Varsity Carpinteria Tournament
12/26/2015 TBA Boys Varsity Basketball Away Varsity Ventura Tournament
12/28/2015 TBA Boys Varsity Basketball Away Varsity Ventura Tournament
12/29/2015 TBA Boys Varsity Basketball Away Varsity Ventura Tournament
12/30/2015 TBA Boys Varsity Basketball Away Varsity Ventura Tournament
1/5/2016 7:00 PM Boys Varsity Basketball Away Ventura High School
1/8/2016 7:00 PM Boys Varsity Basketball Away Hueneme High School
1/9/2016 7:30 PM Boys Varsity Basketball Away Ball It Up For Cancer Tournament (All Levels)
1/13/2016 7:00 PM Boys Varsity Basketball Home Channel Islands High School
1/15/2016 7:00 PM Boys Varsity Basketball Home Pacifica (Oxnard)
1/20/2016 7:00 PM Boys Varsity Basketball Away Oxnard High School
1/27/2016 7:00 PM Boys Varsity Basketball Home Hueneme High School
1/29/2016 7:00 PM Boys Varsity Basketball Away Channel Islands High School
2/3/2016 7:00 PM Boys Varsity Basketball Away Pacifica (Oxnard)
2/5/2016 7:00 PM Boys Varsity Basketball Home Oxnard High School
2/10/2016 7:00 PM Boys Varsity Basketball Home Royal High School
Date Time Sport Place Opponent Results
12/2/2015 TBA Boys Junior Varsity Basketball Away Carpinteria JV Tournament
12/3/2015 TBA Boys Junior Varsity Basketball Away Carpinteria JV Tournament
12/4/2015 TBA Boys Junior Varsity Basketball Away Carpinteria JV Tournament
12/5/2015 TBA Boys Junior Varsity Basketball Away Carpinteria JV Tournament
12/9/2015 TBA Boys Junior Varsity Basketball Away JV Pacifica Tournament
12/10/2015 TBA Boys Junior Varsity Basketball Away JV Pacifica Tournament
12/11/2015 TBA Boys Junior Varsity Basketball Away JV Pacifica Tournament
12/14/2015 5:30PM Boys Junior Varsity Basketball Home Newbury Park High School
12/15/2015 5:30PM Boys Junior Varsity Basketball Away Santa Barbara High School
12/26/2015 TBA Boys Junior Varsity Basketball Away JV Nordhoff Tournament
12/28/2015 TBA Boys Junior Varsity Basketball Away JV Nordhoff Tournament
12/29/2015 TBA Boys Junior Varsity Basketball Away JV Nordhoff Tournament
1/5/2016 5:30PM Boys Junior Varsity Basketball Away Ventura High School
1/8/2016 5:30PM Boys Junior Varsity Basketball Away Hueneme High School
1/9/2016 4:30 PM Boys Junior Varsity Basketball Away Ball It Up For Cancer Tournament (All Levels)
1/13/2016 5:30PM Boys Junior Varsity Basketball Home Channel Islands High School
1/15/2016 5:30PM Boys Junior Varsity Basketball Home Pacifica (Oxnard)
1/20/2016 5:30 PM Boys Junior Varsity Basketball Away Oxnard High School
1/27/2016 5:30PM Boys Junior Varsity Basketball Home Hueneme High School
1/29/2016 5:30PM Boys Junior Varsity Basketball Away Channel Islands High School
2/3/2016 5:30PM Boys Junior Varsity Basketball Away Pacifica (Oxnard)
2/5/2016 5:30PM Boys Junior Varsity Basketball Home Oxnard High School
2/10/2016 5:30PM Boys Junior Varsity Basketball Home Royal High School
Date Time Sport Place Opponent Results
12/2/2015 TBA Boys Frosh-Soph Basketball Home F.S. Rio Mesa High School Tournament
12/3/2015 TBA Boys Frosh-Soph Basketball Home F.S. Rio Mesa High School Tournament
12/4/2015 TBA Boys Frosh-Soph Basketball Home F.S. Rio Mesa High School Tournament
12/5/2015 TBA Boys Frosh-Soph Basketball Home F.S. Rio Mesa High School Tournament
12/14/2015 4:00PM Boys Frosh-Soph Basketball Home Newbury Park High School
12/15/2015 4:00PM Boys Frosh-Soph Basketball Away Santa Barbara High School
12/21/2015 TBA Boys Frosh-Soph Basketball Away F.S. Buena High School Tournament
12/22/2015 TBA Boys Frosh-Soph Basketball Away F.S. Buena High School Tournament
12/23/2015 TBA Boys Frosh-Soph Basketball Away F.S. Buena High School Tournament
12/28/2015 TBA Boys Frosh-Soph Basketball Away F.S. Ventura Tournament
12/29/2015 TBA Boys Frosh-Soph Basketball Away F.S. Ventura Tournament
12/30/2015 TBA Boys Frosh-Soph Basketball Away F.S. Ventura Tournament
1/5/2016 4:00PM Boys Frosh-Soph Basketball Away Ventura High School
1/8/2016 4:00PM Boys Frosh-Soph Basketball Away Hueneme High School
1/9/2016 1:30 PM Boys Frosh-Soph Basketball Away Ball It Up For Cancer Tournament (All Levels)
1/13/2016 4:00PM Boys Frosh-Soph Basketball Home Channel Islands High School
1/15/2016 4:00PM Boys Frosh-Soph Basketball Home Pacifica (Oxnard)
1/20/2016 4:00 PM Boys Frosh-Soph Basketball Away Oxnard High School
1/27/2016 4:00PM Boys Frosh-Soph Basketball Home Hueneme High School
1/29/2016 4:00PM Boys Frosh-Soph Basketball Away Channel Islands High School
2/3/2016 4:00PM Boys Frosh-Soph Basketball Away Pacifica (Oxnard)
2/5/2016 4:00PM Boys Frosh-Soph Basketball Home Oxnard High School
2/10/2016 4:00PM Boys Frosh-Soph Basketball Home Royal High School