The final week of the area high school athletic season is upon us, with three baseball teams and a softball squad will be in action in the Southern California Regional playoffs that start Tuesday.
After capturing a pair of titles at Areas, Stockdale's Luis-Ramon Torres had a whale of an encore at the Central Section Masters.
With Dami Sule underneath the basket, a missed shot was almost as good as a make for the Bakersfield Christian girls basketball team Saturday night.
Ridgeview baseball coach Jason Hunsaker put his team through a brutal regular season with hopes that it would make them better by the time the playoffs rolled around.
If Liberty brought offensive firepower to its Central Section championship game on Friday night, opponent Clovis-Buchanan answered with a nuclear arsenal.
Winning a Central Section Championship is always a challenge, and the Bakersfield Christian baseball team certainly didn't always make things easy on itself in Friday's Division IV championship game.
Bakersfield Christian capitalized on a huge size advantage, dominating play on the inside with its version of the twin towers, 6-foot-1 Dami Sule and 5-11 Addie Schaefer, en route to a 56-41 victory over Cerritos-Valley Christian in the Southern California Division 4-A Regional girls basketb…
SHAFTER — That collective euphoria that the Highland softball team felt as they celebrated Thursday night was four years in the making.
After being able to salvage a final season in a Cal State Bakersfield uniform, Emily Hansen didn't exactly get the victory lap she was looking for.
With an explosive offense, Liberty’s baseball team has piled up more than its share of runs this season, averaging nearly 10 per game.
After one early 3-pointer stopped the bleeding for Bakersfield High, another opened a wound that Burbank-Burroughs was unable to close.
Although it’s only been five days, the Bakersfield Christian girls basketball team learned plenty in Thursday’s 20-point loss in the section title game, and Tuesday night the Eagles put it to practice.
Liberty senior Adam Duncan, who finished third at last week’s Central Section tournament, continued his steady play, firing an even-par 72 to finish in the top-20 at the Southern California Regional Boys Golf Championships on Tuesday.
The busy local postseason schedule continues this week, with three area basketball teams, six baseball and softball teams and five golfers in action in the next 48 hours.
Smack-dab in the middle of an unprecedented run of personal success, Garrett Brown isn't looking to slow down anytime soon.
The Liberty girls track and field team took first in eight events, by far the most prolific showing at the South Area Championships held at Liberty Friday night.
Bakersfield Christian got behind early, rallied at the end of each quarter, but in the end, didn’t have enough to overcome top-seed Orcutt Academy.
If a 14-pitch at-bat wasn't enough to jangle her nerves, Paris Williamson still had several high-pressure moments staring her in the face during Thursday's Division II Central Section softball matchup with Garces Memorial.
Bakersfield High’s three-year reign as Central Section girls basketball champion came to an end Thursday afternoon when the Drillers ran out of gas in the second half in Santa Maria.
In the years to come, when Bakersfield Christian boys basketball coach Garrett Brown wants to illustrate what he expects on the court from his players, he’ll have a visual aid at his disposal.
After a rough close to the regular season, the Ridgeview baseball team took its frustration out on North in the opening round of the Division III Central Section Tournament.
Kaleb Hay went 4 for 4 with five RBIs and pitched 4 ⅔ innings to notch his seventh victory of the season as Liberty cruised to a 24-4 victory over Clovis East in the opening round of the Central Section Division I baseball playoffs on Tuesday.
Hannah Mosesian had two hits and Paris Williamson allowed just four hits in a complete-game victory as No. 7 Centennial posted a 4-1 victory over Visalia-El Diamante in Wednesday’s opening round of the Central Section Division II softball playoffs.
On the road at top-seeded Clovis-Buchanan and trailing by eight at the end of the first quarter, Bakersfield High girls basketball coach Rashaan Shehee didn’t panic on Tuesday night.
Liberty senior Adam Duncan fired a two-under 70 to finish third in the Central Section Boys Golf Championship tournament at Blacklake Golf Resort in Nipomo on Tuesday.
Former Cuesta College assistant Eric Marsh was hired as Garces’ new director of aquatics, the school announced in a news release on Tuesday.
The American Hockey League announced plans for multiple league-wide changes, including an expansion to the Calder Cup Playoffs on Monday.
Having to sit on recent postseason disappointments for over two years, Shafter and Foothill's softball teams have been put in prime position to redeem themselves in the coming weeks.
In an intense game packed full of big shots, Centennial needed just one more, and came up short.