Bakersfield College baseball (20-13, 12-4 Western State South) put up a dominant performance, beating L.A. Pierce (9-18, 5-11), 12-6, at home on Tuesday. The Renegades led 8-1 after four innings.
BC’s Ashanti Ross (two), Hector Ruvalcaba (two), Landn Kauk (three) and Zach Williams each had multiple runs batted in. Ross had a two-run triple in the third. Kauk smacked a two-run double in the first.
Renegades reliever Frankie Villasenor (3-0), earned the win with a perfect final three innings. He struck out seven of the nine batters he faced, including the last six.
BC women’s tennis falls to Riverside
No. 7 Bakersfield College women’s tennis lost, 6-0, to No. 2 Riverside City College in the first round of the CCCAA Women’s Team Tennis Southern California Regional Championship.