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Zach Ewing

High School Sports Reporter

Zach Ewing and his unnatural love of all things sports came to The Californian in December 2007. He has covered high school sports ever since.

Ewing grew up in Albuquerque, N.M., hit his own athletic ceiling while participating in soccer, wrestling and tennis in high school, and then headed to the University of Missouri. He covered MU football, basketball and baseball for the school’s student newspaper and the Columbia Missourian and later served research and editing internships at ESPN The Magazine in New York and at the Palm Beach (Fla.) Post. His professional career began in 2006 at The Joplin (Mo.) Globe, where he also covered high school sports.

Ewing lives in Bakersfield with his beautiful wife, Ellen, their baby daughter, Hannah, and three cats.

Recent Articles from Zach Ewing
  1. Twinbill Aug. 29 brings prep football back to BC

    It will be a prep football fan’s dream: Four programs with big aspirations for 2013 opening their seasons at the same venue in a single-admission doubleheader. The Kern High School District and...

  2. Tehachapi looks to keep running through opponents

    TEHACHAPI -- All Chris Rhodes needs to do to learn about the rigors of being the lead running back for Tehachapi is to look across the table at family dinners. His older brother, Phil, was the lead...

  3. Ridgeview RB Croney eligible immediately

    Star running back Sheldon Croney will be immediately eligible for Ridgeview this season after transferring from Garces, Central Section commissioner Jim Crichlow said. Croney, a 5-foot-11, 210-pound...

  4. TREVOR HORN: No shortage of talent this year in Kern football

    For my first week on the job as the new high school sports writer for BVarsity and The Californian, I wanted to hit the ground running. Lucky for me, that's exactly what the football programs around...

  5. Early look at Centennial football

    This time last summer, Kevin Sneed wasn’t feeling well. Lethargic and not with the same pep in his step that he’s used heading into the football campaign, he soon was given news no one wants to hear... Daily Deal!

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