For a second consecutive week, Kern County boys wrestlers came away empty-handed at the marquee tournament in the Central Section, but that doesn’t necessarily mean a less-than-stellar forecast for state.
Alyssa Valdivia had every opportunity to fold. Instead, she chose to respond and the result was a third-place finish at the CIF Girls Wrestling State Championships.
Cal State Bakersfield head coach Rod Barnes spent the last two days telling his players to simply take open shots. For the last couple weeks, he felt his team turned down too many open looks and was playing too tense.
Hundreds of kids at Rabobank Arena were wearing special youth jerseys with his name and number on Saturday night, so it seemed fitting when Josh Currie brought them to their feet early in the third period.
Hey all, it's Trevor Horn from BVarsity and we are here at the championship day of the Central Section Masters boys wrestling tournament at North High.
DELANO - Genaro Sanchez dropped to both knees and began to pray while all around him his teammates on the Chavez boys soccer team hugged and gave one another other high-fives.
A total of 11 Kern County wrestlers advanced to the semifinals of the Central Section Masters wrestling championships after Friday’s opening two rounds at North High School.
Cal State Bakersfield freshman Hannah Walker placed third in the high jump Friday during the Western Athletic Conference Indoor Track and Field Championships in Boise, Idaho.
On tonight's edition of BVarsity Nightly with Trevor Horn, highlights from Day 1 at the Central Section Masters boys wrestling championships and from Independence winning the program's first girls soccer title.
A year ago this week, Shane Jones landed awkwardly after coming down near the rim, suffering an ACL injury that kept him out for the remainder of the basketball season and the entirety of the 2017 football season for Bakersfield High.
An injury to starting guard Kadar Waller left a big void to fill for the Liberty boys basketball team as it attempted to take down reigning Central Section Division I champion Fresno-Central on Thursday night.
For high-end wrestlers such Frontier juniors Cole Reyes and Trent Tracy, and Bakersfield senior Izzak Olejnik, losing isn’t normal nor is it ever welcomed.
CSUB women's basketball let its 16-point lead shrink down to just two with two minutes left against Utah Valley, but the Roadrunners held on for a 64-60 win in Utah on Thursday. The victory was CSUB's eighth in a row.
The 2018 Terrio Therapy Spring Classic baseball tournament begins Friday in earnest around Kern County, and marks the annual start to the high school baseball season in the region.
Daniel Viveros, who finished third in the boys shot put in the CIF State Track and Field Championships last June, began his junior season off with a big victory last weekend.
On this week's edition of BVarsity Live with host Trevor Horn, we take a look back at the week that was and a look ahead at championship week around Kern County high school sports.
On tonight's edition of BVarsity Nightly with Trevor Horn, check out highlights as Bakersfield advances to the Central Section Division I boys basketball semifinals after a 61-53 win over Fresno-Edison.
There’s a whole host of reasons why Stockdale girls basketball coach Bill Redman doesn’t like playing a team three times in one season. Make it four times in a year and the cons are magnified.
Some players set their sights on individual records and awards. Some players start each season focused on a conference or NCAA championship. For Cal State Bakersfield guard Damiyne Durham, his public goals prior to the year were simpler.
Cal State Bakersfield women’s basketball could pull within one game of the program record for consecutive wins with a victory at Utah Valley on Thursday. The Roadrunners have rattled off seven straight Western Athletic Conference wins with its last loss coming more than one month ago.
Five days prior, Liberty couldn’t muster a goal until the Patriots beat Clovis North in penalty kicks to advance to the Central Section Division I girls soccer semifinals.
A large group of the Foothill girls soccer team charged after forward Alexis Corona. Another chunk of the team had its sights set on goalie Alicia Ramirez. Eventually, the two celebratory masses turned into one giant pile with the two players largely responsible for Foothill’s win in the middle.
The Chavez Titans sent a reminder Tuesday night that they are in fact the defending Central Section Division V boys soccer champions.
The 2017-18 version of Cal State Bakersfield wrestler Sean Nickell can be condensed into one word: better. He’s feeling better, wrestling at 133 pounds instead of 125 like last season, and wrestling better, according to head coach Manny Rivera, in terms of energy and improved technique.
On tonight's edition of BVarsity Nightly with Trevor Horn, we go over a huge night of Kern County preps sports with baseball highlights from Stockdale, lots of goals scored by Liberty in the Central Section Division I girls soccer semifinals over Visalia-Redwood and Liberty boys basketball o…