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  1. Croney, Mariscal in Cal-Hi Sports top-100
  2. BC gets first win of season in shootout with Golden West
  3. BC gets first win of season in shootout with Golden West
  4. BC gets first win of season in shootout with Golden West
  5. BC gets first win of season in shootout with Golden West
  6. BC gets first win of season in shootout with Golden West
  7. FRIDAY REWIND: Chavez, Kennedy off to rare undefeated starts
  8. Mission Oak's Jefferson puts on a show against BCHS
  9. Mission Oak's Jefferson puts on a show against BCHS
  10. Mission Oak's Jefferson puts on a show against BCHS
  11. Mission Oak's Jefferson puts on a show against BCHS
  12. Mission Oak's Jefferson puts on a show against BCHS
  13. MIKE McCARTHY: The bittersweet feeling of a season's end
  14. BC's Yaeggi looks to improve after shaky debut
  15. BC's Yaeggi looks to improve after shaky debut

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    Raiders' coaches, fans hoping Carr is answer at QB

    OAKLAND -- Before an ugly loss Sunday in what looks as if it might be another ugly season, tens of thousands of Oakland Raiders fans voiced something powerful -- hope -- in none other than Bakersfield's own Derek Carr. And Carr, even in a 30-14 loss to the Houston Texans that wasn't even that close, gave those fans,...

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    Kaepernick turns ball over four times as 49ers fall to Bears

    SANTA CLARA -- Down big, Jay Cutler kept his poise on the road while Colin Kaepernick struggled in prime time. Cutler passed for three fourth-quarter touchdowns after much of Chicago's starting defense went down, and the Bears beat the San Francisco 49ers 28-20 Sunday night to spoil their Levi's Stadium debut....

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    NFL ROUNDUP: Gates catches 3 TDs, Mathews hurt as Chargers beat Seahawks

    SAN DIEGO -- The San Diego Chargers used an old, familiar combo -- Philip Rivers to Antonio Gates -- to upset the defending Super Bowl champion Seattle Seahawks. Gates had three touchdown catches, including a spectacular, one-handed grab, and the Chargers controlled the tempo to keep Russell Wilson and Marshawn Lynch...

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    Kershaw wins 19th as LA extends West lead to 3

    SAN FRANCISCO -- Los Angeles Dodgers manager Don Mattingly entered the eighth inning planning to take out Clayton Kershaw after the first batter. The left-hander retired Joe Panik on one pitch, and as Mattingly walked to the mound, he noticed Kershaw shaking his head and waving him back to the dugout. "At that point,...

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    Astros end Angels' 10-game win streak

    ANAHEIM -- The Los Angeles Angels scored 86 runs while winning 10 straight games and running out to a huge lead in the AL West. On a 100-degree afternoon at the Big A, the Angels' bats finally cooled down. Dallas Keuchel took a no-hit bid into the seventh inning, and the Houston Astros ended the Angels' 10-game...

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    Keselowski wins first Chase race; Harvick finishes 5th

    JOLIET, Ill. -- Brad Keselowski saw one shot in front of him to steal the win in the opening race of the Chase for the Sprint Cup championship. He had twice picked his way through the field Sunday at Chicagoland Speedway, and found himself watching a spirited, side-by-side battle for the lead between Kevin Harvick...

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    Week 2 Kern County prep football stats

    Selma 28, Shafter 0 Selma0 7 14 7-28 Shafter0 0 0 0-0 Second quarter Se-Nicacio 55 interception return (Moreno kick) Third quarter Se-Thomas 53 run (kick blocked) Se-Thomas 47 run (Thomas run) Fourth quarter Se-Dominguez 27 run (Moreno kick) Individual statistics RUSHING - Shafter: Diarte 9-42,...

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    Week 2 high school football scorelist

    Liberty 38, Fresno-Central 14 Centennial 28, Tehachapi 3 Frontier 58, Independence 50 Wasco 49, Foothill 16 Atascadero 34, Stockdale 31 2OT Garces 21, Burroughs 7 Chavez 7, West 0 Golden Valley 35, Highland 7 Kennedy 48, McFarland 0 East 33, Mira Monte 6 North 44, Taft 33 Selma 28, Shafter 0 South 30,...

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    Frontier escapes with wild win over Independence, 58-50

    It was wild. It was crazy. And for Frontier, it was a win. "I've coached or played in 300 or 400 games, and I've never been in one quite like that," Frontier coach Rich Cornford said. "Some crazy stuff happened there. But in the end, a win is a win." The host Titans held off Independence 58-50 on Friday night. The...

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    Sept. 12 high school roundup

    Girls tennis Arvin 9, Kennedy 0 (Thursday) SINGLES : Zuniga, d. Garcia, 6-1, 4-6, 10-5; Clemente, d. Pimentel, 6-4, 6-2; Hilts, d. Escobar, 7-5, 3-6, 10-6; Gutierrez, d. Ruano, 6-0, 6-3; Fuentes, d. Meza, 7-5, 5-7, 10-6; Cruz, d. Trujillo, 6-0, 6-0. DOUBLES : Hilts-Gutierrez, d. Garcia-Escobar, 6-2, 6-4;...

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    Croney, Mariscal in Cal-Hi Sports top-100

    The guys over at Cal-Hi Sports have done an early season update to the Hot 100 Class of 2015 and Ridgeview's Sheldon Croney and Liberty's Anthony Mariscal are both on the list. Croney, ranked 69th, which is up from his preseason ranking at No. 73, exploded for 288 yards and two rushing touchdowns in the Wolf Pack's...

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    FRIDAY REWIND: Chavez, Kennedy off to rare undefeated starts

    Two South Sequoia League teams from Delano are in rarified territory. Chavez and Kennedy are both 3-0 this season. For Kennedy, this is already a record-breaking season for the program that has been playing varsity football since 2009. The Thunderbirds have outscored opponents 136-7, including a 48-0 drubbing of...

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  1. BETTE ADDINGTON: Baker-Barnes Clinic comes to Bakersfield this week

    Thanks to the coordination of local bowler Diz Francisco and his wife Barb, some select local bowlers will have the chance of a lifetime: to be able to partake in a special bowling clinic here in town Wednesday and Thursday to learn new skills to improve their game. Local bowlers participating are: Brian Maurseth, Mike...

  2. Sept. 16 community sports announcements, results, accomplishments

    Announcements Wrestling Bakersfield Jr. Drillers wrestling sign-ups (grades K-8), 6:15-7 p.m. Sept. 29, 30 and Oct. 2 outside Bakersfield High's boys locker room. Beginning and advanced practices are available. Cost is $70 for the year, discounts are available for families with multiple wrestlers. Please bring a copy...

  3. Robert Gautney: Seymour set for US Senior Amateur at Newport Beach

    Jim Seymour has earned his way to the U.S. Men's Senior Amateur Championship twice before, but both times his tournament ended after the 36 holes of stroke- play qualifying. After previous trips to New York and Chicago, Seymour is hoping a little home state cooking will be his charm this time around as the Bakersfield...

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    MIKE McCARTHY: The bittersweet feeling of a season's end

    PORTLAND, Maine — For much of this season we -- Portland Sea Dogs --had the top record in the Eastern League and in all of professional baseball. Finishing 88-54, we reset the franchise record for most wins and carried a lot of momentum into the playoffs. Unfortunately, we fell short of our goal. losing the Eastern...

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    Bumgarner strikes out 9 as Giants rout Dodgers

    SAN FRANCISCO -- Madison Bumgarner struck out eight and took a share of the major league lead with 18 wins, and the San Francisco Giants moved within one game of NL West-leading Los Angeles by beating the Dodgers 9-0 on Friday night. Pinch-hitter Travis Ishikawa splashed a three-run homer into McCovey Cove, and...

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    Angels rip Astros for 9th straight win, 11-3

    ANAHEIM -- David Freese hit a two-run homer and Mike Trout had an RBI triple during Los Angeles' seven-run fifth inning, and the Angels beat the Houston Astros 11-3 Friday night for their ninth consecutive victory. Kole Calhoun had a tiebreaking, two-run single in the fifth for the major league-leading Angels...

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  1. Condors to host 'Puffy Shirt' night

    The front office of the Bakersfield Condors is at it again. Renowned for zany promotions and unique speciality jerseys, the organization announced Tuesday that the team will wear "Puffy Shirt" jerseys on Nov. 16 in honor of the 25th anniversary of the first Seinfeld episode. "Puffy Shirt"was the second episode of the...

  2. Condors sign 3 forwards

    The Condors announced the signing of three new players -- Jordan Kremyr, Josh Currie and Sean Little -- on Tuesday. All three are forwards. Kremyr (6-foot, 180 pounds) played the past three seasons with the Alaska Aces, earning a call- up to the American Hockey League last season, when he played 16 games with the...

  3. Condors hire son of Ducks coach as assistant

    The Bakersfield announced on Wednesday that Ben Boudreau has been named assistant coach. Boudreau, the son of Anaheim Ducks head coach, Bruce, played parts of four seasons in the ECHL, International Hockey League (IHL), Central Hockey League (CHL), and in France from 2008-13. He spent the last two years as an...

  1. Condors bringing back trio of D-men

    The Bakersfield Condors are bringing back a trio of defensemen from last season. The team announced the signing of George Hughes, Joe Marciano and Collin Joe on Wednesday. Hughes and Marciano are second-year pros while Joe, who joined the team late last season, is a rookie. Hughes (6-foot-2, 180 pounds) had 22 points...

  2. Local report: Condors assistant takes new job in Hershey, Pa.

    The Condors have their new head coach, but he will be looking for an assistant as Ryan Murphy has been hired by the Hershey (Pa.) Bears of the American Hockey League. Murphy joins former Condors head coach Troy Mann, who left Condors last month for the head coaching position in Hershey. "We have a number of extremely...

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    Condors' promotional giveaway schedule highlighted by replica Stanley Cup rings

    The Bakersfield Condors may be owned by the Edmonton Oilers, but they aren't going to let that get in the way of a good promotion. Thus, a replica Los Angeles Kings Stanley Cup ring giveaway night. Hey, it's not like the Oilers have had any rings to give away since 1990. But let's be fair. There are a lot of Kings...

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    CSUB narrows search for athletic director to two finalists

    Cal State Bakersfield is down to a final two in the sweepstakes to fill its vacant athletic director's job. The finalists are both senior associate athletic directors at their respective institutions, David Harris at Iowa State and Bill Lansden at Alabama-Birmingham. Both have scheduled upcoming visits to CSUB where...

  2. Local report: February event at KC Raceway Park will have $125K purse

    A $25,000 payout to the winner and a total purse of $125,000 will be up for grabs in a special "Winter Showdown" for Super Late Models at Kern County Raceway Park Feb. 26-28. The race is being staged by the management team of the Spears SRL Southwest Tour Series but is an open show and not part of the series. "They...

  3. CSUB men's soccer falls in double overtime to UC Davis

    The CSUB men’s soccer team saw its perfect start come to an end Saturday night, as the Roadrunners fell to  visiting UC Davis  2-1 in double-overtime at CSUB's Main Soccer Field. Afterstringing together four victories to begin its season, first-year coach Richie Grant’s squad was unable to hold a 1-0 lead it snagged...

  1. LOCAL REPORT: BC women's soccer upset No. 17 Feather River

    LIVERMORE -- Victoria Pyle beat the keeper to ball and scored into an empty net to cap Bakersfield College's 3-2 victory over Feather River (5-2-1) -- ranked 17th nationally in this week's NSCAA poll -- at Los Positas College. The Renegades (3-1) led 1-0 at the half when Cassie Boyer score on a free kick at the...

  2. 'Runners rally past UCR in men's soccer

    The Cal State Bakersfield men's soccer team erased a one-goal deficit with three second-half scores on the way to a 3-1 victory Thursday over UC Riverside. The Roadrunners improved to 4-0, tying the best start in the program's Division I era. Juan Mendoza's penalty-kick goal five minutes into the game gave the hosts...

  3. CSUB notebook: Academics discussed on 'Roadrunner Rundown'

    Tuesday's Roadrunner Rundown webcast focused on academics. Dena Freeman-Patton, associate athletic director for academic enhancement, discussed the assistance her department gives student-athletes. Joining her were academic advisor Nadine Griffith and tutor coordinator Melissa Bowen. The fall quarter won't start...

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  1. BC wrestlers set to open season with new coach

    For the first time in 27 years, the Bakersfield College wrestling team has a new coach, and Brett Clark’s focus is getting his team to peak at the right time. “We all in the coaching staff like what we see out of them and all the work they are putting in, but until we see what happens in a tournament or live action...

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    BC gets first win of season in shootout with Golden West

    It was a night of the offenses at Saturday night's Bakersfield College opener. The Renegades and Golden West combined for 1,007 yards of total offense, but it was the BC defense that stiffened in the fourth quarter that was the difference in BC's 44-35 win in Memorial Stadium. Golden West, ranked No. 6 in the state...

  3. LOCAL REPORT: BC women's soccer upset No. 17 Feather River

    LIVERMORE -- Victoria Pyle beat the keeper to ball and scored into an empty net to cap Bakersfield College's 3-2 victory over Feather River (5-2-1) -- ranked 17th nationally in this week's NSCAA poll -- at Los Positas College. The Renegades (3-1) led 1-0 at the half when Cassie Boyer score on a free kick at the...

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    BC's Yaeggi looks to improve after shaky debut

    Tarek Yaeggi can only hope this week is his second game as a college quarterback goes more smoothly than last week's debut. Yaeggi, a freshman from Watertown High (Wis.), was announced as Bakersfield College's starting quarterback eight days ago. In his debut, Yaeggi and his Renegade teammates ran into one of the...

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    Renegade Review: Chudy says BC needs to cut number of mental mistakes

    Bakersfield College football coach Jeff Chudy said there were breakdowns all over the field on both sides of the ball in Saturday's 51-3 season-opening loss at Riverside City College. "Lack of awareness" on the field by BC's players, on offense and defense, was mentioned several times during the Renegade Report...

  3. Local report: BC golfers 11th at SB Invitational

    The Bakersfield College women's golf team placed 11th among 11 teams in the Santa Barbara Invitational. Irvine Valley won the two-day tournament Monday with a team score of 650. BC scored 907. The tournament, in Ventura, was played at par-72 Olivas Links Golf Course on Sunday and par-70 Buena Ventura Golf Course on...

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  1. Blaze stays alive with 7-3 win

    VISALIA -- The Bakersfield Blaze staved off elimination in the California League Northern Division Championship series with a 7-3 victory over Visalia on Monday. Sebastian Elizalde, Jeff Gelalich and Zach Vincej each had two-hit games for the Blaze as Wandy Peralta went six innings, giving up four hits and two earned...

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    Bumgarner strikes out 9 as Giants rout Dodgers

    SAN FRANCISCO -- Madison Bumgarner struck out eight and took a share of the major league lead with 18 wins, and the San Francisco Giants moved within one game of NL West-leading Los Angeles by beating the Dodgers 9-0 on Friday night. Pinch-hitter Travis Ishikawa splashed a three-run homer into McCovey Cove, and...

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    Angels rip Astros for 9th straight win, 11-3

    ANAHEIM -- David Freese hit a two-run homer and Mike Trout had an RBI triple during Los Angeles' seven-run fifth inning, and the Angels beat the Houston Astros 11-3 Friday night for their ninth consecutive victory. Kole Calhoun had a tiebreaking, two-run single in the fifth for the major league-leading Angels...

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    Rawhide scores early, often to eliminate Blaze

    VISALIA -- The Visalia Rawhide scored the game's first four runs in the fourth inning and cruised to a 7-2 victory over the Bakersfield Blaze on Tuesday at Rawhide Ballpark, winning the California League North Division best-of-five finals three games to one and ending the Blaze's season. Visalia will play Lancaster...

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    Blaze lose to Rawhide again; one loss from elimination

    For the second straight game, the Bakersfield Blaze dug itself an early hole against the visiting Visalia Rawhide, trailing 4-2 after three and a half innings. Also for the second consecutive game, Pat Kelly's squad made a comeback in the middle frames--courtesy of Sebastian Elizalde's solo shot and Jeff Gelalich's...

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    Rawhide squelches Blaze's comeback hopes in Game 1

    The Bakersfield Blaze mounted a big comeback and appeared to be poised to win game No. 1 of its best-of-five Cal League North Division series against the Visalia Rawhide Saturday night at Sam Lynn Ballpark. But after Sean Buckley hit a solo shot off the scoreboard in the sixth inning to give the Blaze a 5-4...

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School House Zach Condors Talk

  1. Liberty_CentralFB11.JPG Croney, Mariscal in Cal-Hi Sports top-100

    The guys over at Cal-Hi Sports have done an early season update to the Hot 100 Class of 2015 and Ridgeview's Sheldon Croney and Liberty's Anthony Mariscal are...

  2. liberty_Ridge_5_fa.JPG UPDATED: Week 2 scores

    Here's your schedule of Week 2 games. We'll update this with scores as we go tonight. BVarsity Game Night with Vance Palm will begin at 7 p.m. on bakersfield...

  3. predictions.jpg Zach Ewing's Week 2 predictions

    As you've probably noticed, I've been joined in making predictions this season by new prep writer Trevor Horn. We both consider ourselves to be reasonably...

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  1. Condors to wear special "Puffy Shirt" jerseys

    The front office of the Bakersfield Condors is at it again. Renowned for zany promotions and unique speciality jerseys, the organization announced on Tuesday...

  2. houle_5_fa.JPG Condors new coach J.F. Houle has settled into into job, city

    Six weeks from today, the Condors will be playing their first pre-season game with the ECHL season-opener coming in just a week later. With that in mind, I...

  3. Jean-Francios Houle named new Condors coach

    Jean-Francios Houle has been named head coach of the Bakersfield Condors. Houle becomes the sixth coach in team history and the third in the past four seasons...

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