There’s still plenty to be decided in next week’s regular-season finales, but Liberty, Bakersfield and Wasco made sure they will all be a part of the discussion.

Winning without starting quarterback Tyson Dozhier, who broke his collarbone at Highland on Aug. 27, could have been an immense challenge for Shafter. But converted receiver Devon Sundgren led the Generals to a 5-3 record heading into Friday night's game at Kennedy.

Darren Carr said his Bakersfield Christian Eagles teams had been practicing surprise onside kicks for six years leading up to Thursday night's game against the West Vikings.

The Kennedy Thunderbirds were poised to make a statement. After stopping the undefeated Wasco Tigers on fourth down, Kennedy took over at Wasco's 37 with just over six minutes remaining, trailing 14-13. A field goal could be enough for the Thunderbirds, who had held the Tigers scoreless sinc…

Down 2-1 after three up-and-down sets against the Centennial Golden Hawks Tuesday night, the Stockdale Mustangs finally found their rhythm. They opened the fourth set leading 6-0 with kills from Viena Perier and Sophie Schonauer and punctuated the run with an ace from captain Morgan Cole.