LONG BEACH — The Long Beach City College fans peppered Bakersfield College kicker Nathan De Jager with plenty of hopeful jeers as he positioned himself behind the 35-yard line.
The first player out of the locker room after Bakersfield College’s season-opening loss to Mount San Antonio College, freshman Shane Jones was nonchalant in his responses. It was his first official football game back since 2016, but it was no big deal.
Leighton Bess ran into the waiting arms of Cal State Bakersfield men’s basketball forward Justin Edler-Davis, who hoisted Bess into the air. Within fractions of a second, the rest of the men’s basketball team was there to form a mob in what was the most exhilarating moment of the night.
Cal State Bakersfield volleyball was swept by Texas-Rio Grande Valley on the road on Thursday, losing 25-23, 25-20, 25-20. The Roadrunners (11-10, 4-4 Western Athletic) have lost three matches in a row. They have dropped four out of their last five games since winning seven straight.
Cal State Bakersfield men's basketball coach Rod Barnes knows no one will spend the buildup to the first game of the season talking to him about the high expectations for his team in the conference or his players that have established themselves as some of the top ones in the Western Athleti…
Taking a look at the Cal State Bakersfield men’s soccer roster is, in a way, like taking a trip around the world.
When the Western Athletic Conference’s basketball coaches meet for the WAC’s media day — as they did in Denver on Oct. 10 — they all sit down for press conferences to talk about their teams. Most, inevitably, are asked their thoughts on the preseason coaches and media polls.
VENTURA — At least three Bakersfield College coaches jumped up and down on the sideline, some running on the field to praise the Renegades players. The 11 BC players on the field celebrated with whoever else each one could find. Eventually, most of those in white and red swarmed toward third…
Preseason Western Athletic Conference favorite Seattle University jumped out to a two-goal halftime lead and never looked back in a 2-0 victory over Cal State Bakersfield on Saturday night.
Elisha Ortiz stood 8 yards in the backfield before taking a handoff and immediately getting dragged down by an unblocked Orange Coast defensive end 5 yards behind the line scrimmage.
For a long time, Bakersfield College women’s soccer freshman Rhyan Acosta has told herself that she needs to score at least one goal every game.
Coming off a loss in the 2017-18 Western Athletic Conference Tournament title game, Cal State Bakersfield women’s basketball was picked to finish second in the conference this season by the league's coaches and media. The coaches gave the Roadrunners two first place votes.
Bakersfield College women's volleyball is now 14-1 on the season, following a 3-0 sweep (25-8, 25-13, 25-12) of West LA on Wednesday at the Gil Bishop Sports Center.
The 2018-19 preseason men's and women's basketball All-Western Athletic Conference teams were released Wednesday as part of the WAC's media day in Denver.
Cal State Bakersfield men’s soccer coach Richie Grant has been trying over the last five seasons to change the culture of the program into one of more belief and self-confidence. There have been strides along the way and Friday’s historic win was a large step in the right direction.
Former Bakersfield College defensive lineman Mike Waufle spent 20 years coaching defensive line in the National Football League before retiring following the 2017 season. The Hornell, New York native worked seven seasons with the Oakland Raiders (1998-2003, 2010-11), won a Super Bowl with th…
Cal State Bakersfield swimming and diving sophomores Maya Valdoria and Noah Hickman had “breakthrough” performances as the Roadrunners wrapped up the opening weekend of competition at the Trojan Swimming Invite at Southern California on Saturday.
Cal State Bakersfield (10-7, 3-1 Western Athletic) volleyball suffered its first loss since Sept. 8, falling to California Baptist (13-5, 4-2) on the road on Saturday in five sets, 25-27, 25-17, 25-17, 21-25, 15-12. The loss halted CSUB’s win streak at seven games and was the team’s first WA…
Cal State Bakersfield men’s soccer took down the No. 7 team in the country, beating Air Force, 1-0, at home on Friday. At No. 7, Air Force (3-1 Western Athletic) is the highest ranked team CSUB (4-6-1, 2-1-1) has beaten in the program’s Division I history.
As the majority of the Cal State Bakersfield volleyball team traveled around the country last year, eventually winning the Western Athletic Conference championship, Brooke Boiseau was stuck back on campus at CSUB.
Jalen Simpkins looked over his left shoulder, then his right shoulder, and saw no one that could catch him. The Bakersfield College linebacker eased up as he crossed inside the 10-yard line and eventually the goal line.
Foothill graduate and current Bakersfield College sophomore Adrian Godinez placed first overall in the 197-pound weight class during Saturday’s Santa Ana Tournament.
Cal State Bakersfield women’s volleyball rallied for its seventh straight win Saturday, beating Utah Valley 3-2 (25-23, 25-23, 24-26, 21-25, 16-14) at Icardo Center.
Bakersfield College’s passing attack is already 65th in the state (out of 68 teams) with just 104 yards per game, and the Renegades will be without their starting quarterback on Saturday.
Cal State Bakersfield revealed its women’s basketball schedule for the upcoming year on Friday. The Roadrunners will start the 2018-19 season with a home game against Wright State on Nov. 6. The slate features just two non-conference home games against Division I opponents — Wright State and…
Cal State Bakersfield men’s basketball started the 2018-19 season with its first official day of practice on Wednesday. The newest version of the Roadrunners features a smaller but deeper and more versatile roster.
Sebastian Vecchio is in his first season as a Division I head coach and his first year at Cal State Bakersfield. He’s implemented new playing styles and a new culture this season.
Cal State Bakersfield volleyball (9-6, 2-0 Western Athletic) won its sixth straight match, beating Cal State Fullerton (6-10, 0-3 Big West) in three sets on Tuesday night. The Roadrunners won, 25-23, 25-21, 25-14, and have not lost since Sept. 8. Fullerton has lost its last nine matches, win…
Carl Ferreira has seen plenty of athletes come and go in his 14 years as the head volleyball coach at Bakersfield College. And as far as teams go, the 2018 squad is one of the best Ferreira’s ever had at BC.
The football rested in Golden West’s end zone and it was Bakersfield College’s for the taking. A fourth down snap had sailed past Golden West punter Kenny Fisher with BC trailing 13-9 with about three and a half minutes left in the game.
Cal State Bakersfield’s fifth straight win on the volleyball court came as a result of sticking together as a team, and having some youthful heroes rise to the occasion.