No doubt about it, Robby Sawyer is a polarizing figure.
Bakersfield College football’s two speedster stars on the offensive end, running back Elisha Ortiz and receiver Cameron Roberson, each have specific goals for themselves for the upcoming 2018 season.
Jagger Jones has started to distance himself from the field as Late Model drivers head into double feature races on Saturday night at Kern County Raceway.
Local youth hockey coach Bob St. Louis saw players from Bakersfield, that wanted to stay home, going elsewhere for college because collegiate hockey was not available at Cal State Bakersfield. Then his own son — now 20 and attending CSUB — faced the same dilemma.
The 2018-19 academic year is going to be a pivotal one for Cal State Bakersfield Athletics. The school has changed presidents and is prepping for its move out of the Western Athletic Conference and into the Big West.
Lynnette Zelezny’s first day as president of Cal State Bakersfield came on July 2 as she became the fifth president in school history and first woman in the role. She took over for Horace Mitchell, who served for 14 years. Mitchell was a strong supporter of CSUB’s athletic department, moving…
There were many nights that Arik Smith, a 2011 Bakersfield High School graduate, sat in his apartment in central Italy wanting to leave.
When Justin Davis arrived at Cal State Bakersfield two years ago as a freshman he couldn’t do anything in the weight room — almost literally. Davis could not do a single pullup.
At the height of his athletic prowess — as a three-sport star at Foothill High School, as a college basketball player at Oregon State, and as a 10-year veteran in the National Basketball Association, which brought him a world championship and a starting spot in the NBA All-Star game — Lonnie…
Caden Grisedale and Karson Mebane, two Bakersfield residents, are competing in the 26th Annual International Finals Youth Rodeo this week at the Heart of Oklahoma Exposition Center in Shawnee, Oklahoma.
For most baseball players that come through Bakersfield, playing in the Mexican League isn’t much of a thought — if they even know that the Liga Mexicana de Béisbol exists at all.
If Joel Iriarte isn’t in bed sleeping or attending classes at Ridgeview High School, there’s a good chance the 15-year-old is in the gym honing his boxing skills.
The two-day Man-Son Sports Summer Breeze Varsity Basketball Tournament will be back in action on Friday and Saturday at RiverLakes Ranch Community Center for the 22nd installment of the annual event.
Warming up in the bullpen at Citizens Bank Park in Philadelphia, 25-year-old former Cal State Bakersfield pitcher Austin Davis felt what he determined to be an unwarranted amount of confidence.
Seven and 11 were Grant Duinkerken’s lucky numbers on Saturday night during the seventh annual Richie McGowan Memorial race at Bakersfield Speedway.
The Kern Valley softball team didn’t let a couple of close losses in High Desert League play slow down the momentum the Broncs had all season.
Sydney Hornbuckle, a standout as a freshman pitcher in 2017 for Stockdale, knew it would take a little time finding a rhythm after the Mustangs lost seniors like Haleigh Hutton, Vanessa Baron and Marissa Moran to graduation.
Coming off a junior campaign where Aaliyah Wilson medaled at the CIF State Track and Field Championships, the future wasn’t certain for Stockdale's standout sprinter.