The Roadrunner Scholarship Fund, which supplies scholarship funding to all 16 athletic teams at Cal State Bakersfield, raised a record high of $800,000 in the 2016-17 fiscal year, CSUB announced Wednesday.
Back when Richard Menjivar and Gyasi Zardes roomed together as Cal State Bakersfield soccer players, they found a bond by watching professional games together.
LOS ANGELES — Jim Bush, who grew up in Bakersfield and guided UCLA to five NCAA track and field championships during his 20 years coaching the Bruins, has died. He was 90.
Wearing a colorful yellow sports coat with a Cal State Bakersfield pin on the lapel, Jeremy Beard’s smile was a mile wide and just as bright as the jacket.
Cal State Bakersfield named Jeremy Beard as the new baseball coach after a year as the interim head coach in a press conference in front of a crowd of about 50 people inside the Icardo Center on Tuesday.
There is one Division I college sports program that has produced an NFL Pro Bowler, an NBA All-Star and a Major League Baseball All-Star starter this year, and it’s not a three-sport powerhouse like Florida State or a huge school like Texas.
Cal State Bakersfield second baseman David Metzgar wasn’t taken in the Major League Baseball draft last month, but he has found his professional home anyway.
The Cal State Bakersfield athletic department announced Tuesday in an email that it will discontinue funding for the women’s water polo and men’s golf programs.
You can take the California League out of Bakersfield, but you can’t take Bakersfield out of the California League – not entirely, anyway.
FRISCO, Texas — Tyrone Crawford might only be 27, but with his sixth NFL season rapidly approaching, the former Bakersfield College standout is clearly a veteran leader for the Dallas Cowboys.
Vincent Byrd II, a Cal State Bakersfield baseball signee, was taken Wednesday in the 14th round of the Major League Baseball Draft by the Tampa Bay Rays.
The phone call Cal State Bakersfield shortstop Ryan Grotjohn grew up dreaming of came from the baseball team he grew up rooting for some time around 3 p.m. Tuesday afternoon.
It didn’t happen Monday, and it might not happen today either, but several local players have hopes of being a late-round pick in the Major League Baseball draft.
MESA, Ariz. — It may not have been pretty, but the Cal State Bakersfield baseball teams dream for a Western Athletic Conference championship is still alive.
Cal State Bakersfield’s offense and a big start from Andrew Hansen carried the Roadrunners through two elimination games at the Western Athletic Conference Baseball Tournament on Friday in Mesa, Ariz.
Braxton Huggins, the star Mira Monte basketball player who has started for New Mexico State the past two seasons, will transfer to Fresno State for his senior season, he announced on his Instagram account Friday.
If Cal State Bakersfield is to win the Western Athletic Conference Baseball Tournament, the Roadrunners will have to do it the hard way.
Naithen Dewsnap has a menacing look, even by baseball closer standards: He stands 6-foot-4, his cap pulled low and his bushy red beard hiding his expression, and he whips the ball in from an angle that batters aren’t used to seeing.
Cal State Bakersfield baseball spoiled the Western Athletic Conference title chances of New Mexico State with a 13-8 victory Saturday in Las Cruces, N.M., and set the stage for the WAC Tournament next week.
LAS CRUCES, N.M. — Wins are proving tough to come by for Cal State Bakersfield as the Western Athletic Conference baseball season winds down.
Two of the best pitchers in the Western Athletic Conference were long gone when a slugfest between Cal State Bakersfield and New Mexico State came to an end Thursday night in Las Cruces, N.M.
New Fresno State football coach Jeff Tedford knows the Central Valley well enough to know that Wednesday’s temperatures in the low 70s were not normal for Bakersfield in mid-May.
Cal State Bakersfield’s baseball team lost its home finale, 9-6, to Seattle on Sunday at Hardt Field, but all in all, the Roadrunners enjoyed their most successful home season in the nine-year history of the program.
The Cal State Bakersfield baseball team’s game against Seattle University on Sunday was reminiscent of a horror movie where the protagonist gets killed multiple times but just won’t stay dead.
Three Bakersfield College track and field athletes are moving on to this week’s CCCAA State Championships meet after qualifying over the weekend during the Southern California Finals held at Cerritos College.
Tim Van Horn, a CSUB sophomore, was the only man to clear 6 feet, 8.75 inches, giving him the men's high jump title at the WAC Track & Field Championships on Friday in Edinburg, Texas.
Braylin Scott, a former Liberty standout, was arrested Wednesday in Fort Collins, Colo., by Colorado State campus police on felony burglary and theft charges, The Coloradoan reported.
A dramatic comeback gave Cal State Bakersfield's softball team an opening win and led to a split at the Western Athletic Conference Tournament on Thursday in Las Cruces, N.M.
A strong finish Cal State Bakersfield freshman Nick Zandes to a second-place finish in the decathlon at the WAC Track & Field Championships on Thursday in Edinburg, Texas.
Justin Hutson and Tim Shelton, two former Bakersfield High basketball players, this week received promotions on San Diego State's men's basketball staff.
Cal State Bakersfield freshman Nick Zandes sits in fourth place after the first day of the decathlon at the Western Athletic Conference Track & Field Championships on Wednesday in Edinburg, Texas.
The top four batters in the Cal State Bakersfield lineup combined to go 10-for-16 as the Roadrunners defeated Northern Colorado 14-3 on Sunday to sweep a Western Athletic Conference.