In the first episode of the school year, BVarsity Nightly with Trevor Horn returns with volleyball action with four-time defending Central Section champions Bakersfield Christian at Tehachapi.
Bakersfield College has moved its preseason football scrimmage Thursday against Antelope Valley to Lancaster in a move designed to give the new turf at Memorial Stadium more time to settle.
DETROIT — Justin Verlander approached this start like a postseason game, fully aware of how tough the Los Angeles Dodgers are to beat right now.
This is the third of a three-part series on Cal State Bakersfield's athletic department as it approaches its 10th anniversary of competition in Division I. Part one was published Aug. 6 and part two last Sunday; both are available on Bakersfield.com.
Last week, we listed the top 10 teams in the 10 years since Cal State Bakersfield began full-time competition against Division I opponents. But what about individuals? This is again a subjective list, but it emphasizes success both relative to CSUB's peers and to the school's history, both i…
BALTIMORE — Mike Trout and Luis Valbuena each hit two home runs off Kevin Gausman, and the Los Angeles Angels beat the Baltimore Orioles 5-1 on Saturday night for their eighth win in 10 games.
Cal State Bakersfield's women's soccer season couldn't have started more poorly: The Roadrunners gave up three goals to Sam Houston State in the first 10 minutes Friday in Edinburg, Texas.
The 2017-18 wrestling schedule at Cal State Bakersfield includes home duals against teams from four power conferences and the Roadrunners' first matchup with Fresno State since the Bulldogs restarted their wrestling program.
Goal No. 1 in a high school football scrimmage is to keep players healthy with just a week before the regular season begins.
TAFT — In 2014, Liberty girls golf coach Tony Mills wanted to create a tournament locally that would hopefully give local teams a chance to play against top competition around the Central Section early in the season.
Last week I wrote about jump shooting on ditches and canals. Today, let's talk about building stakes and netting blinds on these same waterways. They are easy, quick, and inexpensive to construct, and a proven method of taking quality ducks, mostly mallards.
WASHINGTON — A humid day ended Ricky Nolasco's outing a batter earlier than he would have liked. He still did enough to help the Los Angeles Angels stymie the Washington Nationals.
The Cal State Bakersfield men’s soccer team plays in the first of three exhibition matches Wednesday in preparation for the upcoming season.
LOS ANGELES — Joc Pederson got hit by a pitch with the bases loaded to force in the go-ahead run in a five-run eighth inning, helping the Los Angeles Dodgers rally for a 6-1 victory over the Chicago White Sox on Tuesday night.
WASHINGTON — Gio Gonzalez didn't have much time to worry about an infield single ending another no-hit bid. Not with Mike Trout and Albert Pujols due up.
LOS ANGELES — The Los Angeles Dodgers have continued to win with such historic regularity, it's almost as if they spin a dial to determine which player will be the star of the day.
SEATTLE — Parker Bridwell started the season in the minors. Now he's one of the strongest pitchers for a Los Angeles Angels team that's in the middle of a playoff hunt.
This is the second of a three-part series on Cal State Bakersfield's athletic department as it approaches its 10th anniversary of competition in Division I. Part one was published last Sunday and is available on Bakersfield.com. Part three will be published next Sunday.
When Cal State Bakersfield's women's soccer team takes the field Friday, it'll mark the official start of another athletic year for the Roadrunners — and it'll be the 10-year anniversary of CSUB's first year of competition against a full Division I schedule.
LOS ANGELES — Corey Seager's bases-loaded single led to three runs, Cody Bellinger and Chris Taylor added solo homers and the Los Angeles Dodgers rallied from a sixth-inning deficit to beat the San Diego Padres 6-3 Saturday night.
SEATTLE — Luis Valbuena's two-run homer in the seventh inning pulled Los Angeles even, Albert Pujols added a two-run double in the eighth and the Angels rallied for a 6-3 victory over the Seattle Mariners on Saturday night.
PHOENIX — National League batting average leader Justin Turner and Kike Hernandez drove in a combined five runs, helping Yu Darvish pick up his second win in as many starts for the Los Angeles Dodgers in their 8-6 victory over the Arizona Diamondbacks on Thursday night.
SEATTLE — Mike Trout looped a three-run double just inside the left-field line with two outs in the ninth inning, and the Los Angeles Angels cooled off the Seattle Mariners with a 6-3 victory on Thursday night.
This coming fall will be my 65th season hunting waterfowl. During all of those years I have had the pleasure of taking some great trips around the country, and out of the country.
The drudgery of summer conditioning is in the past as the Bakersfield College Renegades don helmets and hit the field Thursday for the official first practice of the 2017 football season.
PHOENIX — Yasiel Puig's two-out single drove in the go-ahead run in the seventh inning and Los Angeles held on for a 3-2 win over the Arizona Diamondbacks Wednesday night, making the Dodgers the sixth team since 1913 to reach 80 wins in their first 113 games.
ANAHEIM — He could have quit. Most guys probably would have. Cesar Puello was in his 10th minor league season, still waiting for his first call to the majors, when he was released by Texas' Triple-A team in June.
Bakersfield College brought attention to its upcoming football season Tuesday with a healthy dose of pomp and circumstance at the entrance to Memorial Stadium.
Life of a high school football referee is one of being overworked, underpaid and somehow still is one that can be complete enjoyment.
PHOENIX — Jake Lamb hit his second career grand slam, his first off a left-hander, in the seventh inning and the Arizona Diamondbacks rallied to beat Los Angeles 6-3 on Tuesday night, only the eighth loss for the Dodgers in their last 52 games.
ANAHEIM — Parker Bridwell, a right-hander the Angels picked up simply for cash in mid-April from the Orioles, came back to haunt his former team Tuesday night in a 3-2 victory for Los Angeles over Baltimore.