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    Central Section football rankings, Week 8 (expanded)

    By Zach Ewing
    Tuesday, Oct 21 2014 04:18 PM

    After a wild Friday night in which No. 1 Edison was knocked off at home, 15-14 by Sanger, and No. 2 Bakersfield needed a fourth-quarter rally to survive Frontier's upset bid, it was easy to expect upheaval in the BVarsity Central Section rankings. In fact, you can make a legitimate case for six different teams to be ranked No. 1 in the section.

    But in the end, we decided to change ... well, not much at all. The top five remains the same, in large part because of head-to-head results. No matter what happened last week, Edison still has wins over Bakersfield and Clovis North. Bakersfield still beat Ridgeview, and Ridgeview still beat Liberty. So instead of overreacting to one week's results, things stay the same for now. But there's no...

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    Girls tennis: BCHS, Independence get top seeds; Stockdale local hope in D-I

    If Kern County is going to win a Central Section girls tennis team title in Division I, it's almost certainly going to have to be the Stockdale Mustangs — again — who deliver it. Stockdale, which won its seventh section title last year,...

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    Halftime: Frontier 7, BHS 0 - Video highlight of TD

    A 59-yard touchdown pass from Elijah Hill to Brady Serda has Frontier leading Bakersfield 7-0 at halftime.    

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    Week 7 HS football scores — UPDATED

    In most of the games on the Kern County docket this week, one team is heavily favored, but then it's these weeks that always seem to produce upsets and craziness. I could go for a dose of that. Our live broadcast game tonight will be from...

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    Stacked BVarsity Show today, week in review

    We have it all today on BVarsity Live at 2 p.m. right here at Bakersfield.com Opening the show is Stockdale's sensational golfer Lexi Keene. In the second segment, we have Bakersfield High School football coach Paul Golla. Here is today's...

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    Zach Ewing's Week 7 previews and predictions

    The accelerator is being pressed to the floor on this high school football season. It seems like we wait all summer for the year to begin, then we fret and argue over non-league results with half an eye on league play beginning. Then...

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    How the locals fare in college football

    Now in the heart of the college football season, I figured it was a good time to check out and update what the Kern County alumni have been doing in the College Football Bowl Subdivision. Doug Blacksill (Liberty), OL, jr., San Jose State...

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    Central Section football rankings, Week 7 (expanded)

    While the top of the rankings remain relatively stable, league play has brought on a bevy of changes elsewhere. Rapid risers include Madera, up 10 spots to No. 11, and Stockdale, up five spots to No. 18. Both the Coyotes and Mustangs beat...

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    BVARSITY FOOTBALL RANKINGS: Stockdale makes its move

    While the top of the rankings remain relatively stable, league play has brought on a bevy of changes elsewhere. Rapid risers include Madera, up 10 spots to No. 11, and Stockdale, up five spots to No. 18. Both the Coyotes and Mustangs beat...

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    The better Carr start

    This little nugget was brought up today from our fearless leader and Executive Editor Robert Price from a story on sfgate.com. With his best overall performance of his young career, Bakersfield Christian graduate Derek Carr did something...

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    Frontier retires Ted Agu's jersey at halftime

    At halftime of the Frontier-Liberty Southwest Yosemite League opener, Frontier retired the No. 54 jersey worn by former Titan Ted Agu, who died Feb. 7 during an offseason workout for the Cal football team. Frontier coach Rich Cornford...

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    VIDEO: Stockdale's game-winning field goal

    In the Southwest Yosemite League opener for both Stockdale and host Centennial, everything came down to the left foot of Stockdale sophomore Luke Tovar on Friday night. The Golden Hawks led 14-13, but Stockdale had driven to the Centennial...

  13. BVarsity Live Replay: Breana Runnels and football picks

    Yesterday's BVarsity Live Show was an entertaining one.  We had Breana Runnels, the fantastic outside hitter from Independence and Falcons coach on the show for the first two segments. Here is the first 15 minutes.  And here is the...

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