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HEAD COACH: RICK TORRES

EMAIL: rick.torres@ouhsd.k12.ca.us

Rick may actually have more coaching seasons than any anyone else in the OUHSD.  Rick has been Head Girls’ Track Coach for the past 33 years, Head Girls’ Cross-Country Coach 32 years, and Head Coach and Assistant Coach in Boys’ and Girls’ Soccer.  If you put those years together, he has coached 86 seasons here at Rio Mesa.  Rick is also a proud graduate of Rio Mesa where he excelled in both Cross-Country and Track.  He was the number one miler in Ventura County his Senior year.  He also had both the one mile and two mile school record upon graduation.  After attending Moorpark College, he tranferred to Fresno State.  Rick continued to compete in both Cross-Country and Track at Fresno State.  Rick graduated from Fresno in 1981.  In that year Rick had the opportunity to run in both the Boston Marathon and Honolulu Marathon.  Rick has a marathon best of 2 hours 32 minutes 54 seconds.  After leaving Fresno Rick returned to his alma mater to work as a Para-Educator and Coach.  A year later he was hired as a P.E. and Health teacher.

In his past 33 years as the school track and cross-country coach his boys’ and girls’ have won over 50 league championships between the two sports.  Rick has been part of CIF Championships in both boys’ and girls’ track as well.  Rick also coached 8 sub two minute 800 meter runners in the same year.  Rick continues to specialize in the distant events at Rio Mesa.  In soccer Rick has been girls’ assistant coach for the past 11 years.  It gives Rick the opportunity each year to work with a “Team Sport.”  Rick enjoys the challenge of starting every season with new team members.

Rio Mesa has been a great big part of his family too.  Rick met his wife Linda here at Rio Mesa.  Linda is an interpreter for the hearing impaired.  His three children Chianne, Danika, and D.J. are all graduates of Rio Mesa.  Rick and Linda also celebrated the birth of their first grandchild Callie Marie.

Summer Runs 2017 XC

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

Date Time League Sport Place Opponent Results
9/11/2015 TBA F Boys/Girls All Levels Cross Country Away Seaside Invitational Meet
9/17/2015 3:00 PM T Boys/Girls All Levels Cross Country Away PVL Meet #1 @ Mission Oaks Park Boys 3rd/Girls 2nd
9/25/2015 TBA F Boys/Girls All Levels Cross Country Away Gold Coast Invitational Meet @ College Park Boys 4th/Girls 5th
10/7/2015 TBA F Boys/Girls All Levels Cross Country Away Lake Casitas Twilight Meet
10/15/2015 3:00 PM T Boys/Girls All Levels Cross Country Away PVL Meet #2 @ Pleasant valley Fields
10/24/2015 TBA F Boys/Girls All Levels Cross Country Away Mt. Sac Invitational Meet
10/30/2015 TBA F Boys/Girls All Levels Cross Country Away Ventura County Championship Meet
11/5/2015 3:00 PM T Boys/Girls All Levels Cross Country Away PVL Meet #3 @ College Park
11/14/2015 TBA F Boys/Girls All Levels Cross Country Away CIF Prelims @ Riverside
Date Time League Sport Place Opponent Results
9/11/2015 TBA F Boys/Girls All Levels Cross Country Away Seaside Invitational Meet
9/17/2015 3:00 PM T Boys/Girls All Levels Cross Country Away PVL Meet #1 @ Mission Oaks Park
9/25/2015 TBA F Boys/Girls All Levels Cross Country Away Gold Coast Invitational Meet @ College Park Boys 5th/Girls 5th
10/7/2015 TBA F Boys/Girls All Levels Cross Country Away Lake Casitas Twilight Meet
10/15/2015 3:00 PM T Boys/Girls All Levels Cross Country Away PVL Meet #2 @ Pleasant valley Fields
10/24/2015 TBA F Boys/Girls All Levels Cross Country Away Mt. Sac Invitational Meet
10/30/2015 TBA F Boys/Girls All Levels Cross Country Away Ventura County Championship Meet
11/5/2015 3:00 PM T Boys/Girls All Levels Cross Country Away PVL Meet #3 @ College Park
11/14/2015 TBA F Boys/Girls All Levels Cross Country Away CIF Prelims @ Riverside
Date Time League Sport Place Opponent Results
9/11/2015 TBA F Boys/Girls All Levels Cross Country Away Seaside Invitational Meet
9/17/2015 3:00 PM T Boys/Girls All Levels Cross Country Away PVL Meet #1 @ Mission Oaks Park
9/25/2015 TBA F Boys/Girls All Levels Cross Country Away Gold Coast Invitational Meet @ College Park Boys 8th/Girls 4th
10/7/2015 TBA F Boys/Girls All Levels Cross Country Away Lake Casitas Twilight Meet
10/15/2015 3:00 PM T Boys/Girls All Levels Cross Country Away PVL Meet #2 @ Pleasant valley Fields
10/24/2015 TBA F Boys/Girls All Levels Cross Country Away Mt. Sac Invitational Meet
10/30/2015 TBA F Boys/Girls All Levels Cross Country Away Ventura County Championship Meet
11/5/2015 3:00 PM T Boys/Girls All Levels Cross Country Away PVL Meet #3 @ College Park
11/14/2015 TBA F Boys/Girls All Levels Cross Country Away CIF Prelims @ Riverside