FRESNO — Jodi Russell held a large plaque in her hands which labeled her team as champions. She could hear her players still celebrating as they cleared out the dugout and the big group of Bakersfield Christian softball fans still screaming behind it.
VISALIA — The biggest takeaway for Arvin baseball coach Eddie Lopez is that he hopes it won’t take another 25 years for the Bears to get another chance at a Central Section baseball title.
At least when Garces takes the field Saturday for the Central Section Division III Baseball Championship, the team won’t likely see anything it hasn't witnessed before.
Highland High School and Kern Valley High School — two programs that have grown accustomed to winning on the softball field — square off Saturday for a Central Section Division V championship.
Cal State Bakersfield’s baseball season came to an end Friday with a 17-3 loss to Sacramento State in the Western Athletic Conference Tournament in Mesa, Ariz.
It was eight years ago when Tyler Schilhabel's spinal cord was severely injured, leaving the then-starting quarterback at Independence paralyzed.
Behind a strong outing from freshman starting pitcher Davonte Butler, Cal State Bakersfield baseball shut out Northern Colorado, 2-0, in its second game of the Western Athletic Conference Tournament. The win keeps No. 6 CSUB’s (21-35) season alive in the double-elimination tournament.
The Bakersfield Train Robbers opened their season with a 4-2 victory Thursday night, rallying past the Monterey Amberjacks at Sam Lynn Ballpark.
From the Highland softball team’s perspective, the first inning of its Central Section Division V semifinal playoff game against Tollhouse-Sierra on Wednesday, couldn’t have gone much better.
Former track champion Chris McKellar became the first two-time winner in the Sports Mod division last Saturday night at Bakersfield Speedway and has the chance to double his victory total this Saturday night.
Cal State Bakersfield baseball couldn’t score any runs and lost to third-seeded New Mexico State, 4-0, in the first round of the Western Athletic Conference Tournament in Mesa, Arizona on Wednesday.
ARVIN -- When Eduardo Lopez took over as the coach of the Arvin baseball team four years ago, he inherited a program that was in shambles.
An impressive crowd was on hand Tuesday night at Garces Memorial High School, and those who came out expected to see a highly competitive contest in the Central Section Division III baseball semifinals between No. 1 Garces and No. 5 Highland.
One streak ended and another carried on at Independence on Tuesday. Unfortunately for the Falcons, it didn’t work out the way they would have liked.
A day after area baseball fans had a bevy of Central Section baseball games to attend in Kern County, it’s a total juxtaposition in Wednesday’s softball semifinals.
Kyle King is no stranger to the transition period college baseball players have to go through when joining a new team. He understands the process of getting to know the players and coaches while they get to know him. Joining four different teams in a span of four years after high school, it …
It was a big day of baseball around Kern County in the Central Section semifinals and on tonight's edition of BVarsity Nightly with Trevor Horn, check out video highlights from Stockdale-Clovis North in Division I and D-III action between Independence and Reedley-Immanuel and Garces hosting …
A summary at what’s coming up this week in the world of local high school sports as the 2017-18 academic year hits its homestretch:
CLOVIS — Daniel Viveros didn’t wait long to remind the state of California who's king of the boys shot put.
Simply put, Kassidy Lemminn was thrilled by her performance this weekend at the State Swimming and Diving Championships.
MADERA — It was a somewhat disappointing moment for Erik Buetow, Phillip Shafik and Samuel Guimte when they came together on the tennis court at Madera South High School. But just by looking at them, it was impossible to tell. They smiled and laughed with medals hanging around each one of th…
After sliding across the start/finish line to finish second in the first of twin 35-lap Super Stock features, Anthony Mainella said he hoped to be going straight and getting to the checkered flag first in the second feature.
Devon Lee picked the perfect time to turn in his best performance of the year. The Bakersfield College freshman set a new personal record in the triple jump during the CCCAA Track and Field Championships at Memorial Stadium on Saturday.
The Cal State Bakersfield baseball team took an early 3-0 lead, but Chicago State University came back to earn a 6-3 victory at Hardt Field in the regular season finale for both teams on Saturday.
Since 1990, there have been 44 CIF State Track and Field individual championships and four team titles brought home to Kern County.
Bakersfield Christian’s never-say-die attitude paid big dividends once again Friday, this time in the Central Section softball playoffs.
Just before 8 p.m. on Friday night, there shouldn’t have been much concern in the Cal State Bakersfield baseball dugout. The Roadrunners had just scored six runs to take a commanding 9-2 lead over Chicago State. A few minutes after that, New Mexico State finished its 4-2 victory over Texas-R…
Bakersfield Christian teammates Erik Buetow and Lukas Grimberg have practiced against each other plenty of times.
On tonight's edition of BVarsity Nightly with Trevor Horn, extended highlights from Stockdale's win over Madera in the Central Section Division I quarterfinals, check out the game-winning hit for Bakersfield Christian over Woodland in D-VI, plus full recap of all softball, boys tennis and sw…
The CCCAA State Track and Field Championships started Friday and continue Saturday at Memorial Stadium at Bakersfield College.