Ridgeview junior Daelin Degraffenreid was describing his propensity for making jaw-dropping catches to convert third-and-long plays, but really, his statement after the Wolf Pack's thrilling 19-14 comeback victory against Liberty on Friday night encapsulates Ridgeview's entire season.

It was expected that the Garces football team would suffer growing pains early in the season considering the Rams overall youth and inexperience.

I'm getting a little nostalgic these days – you might have heard I'm leaving The Californian at the end of the week for some new pastures in Baton Rouge, La., and while it's very exciting for my career and my family, it's also very difficult to leave Bakersfield.

In this Tuesday night edition of BVarsity Nightly with Trevor Horn, Stockdale looked to stay undefeated in Southwest Yosemite League tennis action at Bakersfield.

Garces sophomore quarterback Joseph Campbell threw for three touchdown passes, including a 15-yard pass to Drew Mosley with five seconds left, but the Rams fell to No. 23 Fresno-San Joaquin Memorial 45-42 in Fresno on Saturday night.

Due to technical difficulties, we were not able to broadcast the BVarsity Live Game of the Week between Bakersfield High School and Chaminade Prep. We will replay the surviving footage at 10 a.m. on Saturday, September 16 on bakersfield.com. We thank you for understanding, and hope you'll wa…

WEST HILLS — If you ask Bakersfield High coach Paul Golla, the proud Drillers’ second consecutive lopsided loss, 43-14 to West Hills-Chaminade here Friday night, isn’t reason to be embarrassed.