Cal State Bakersfield junior pitcher Darius Vines became the highest drafted baseball player from Cal State Bakersfield when he was selected in the seventh round of the MLB Draft by the Atlanta Braves on Tuesday.

Roman Angelo has grown — in several different ways — for the Cal State Bakersfield baseball team. The CSUB freshman and Bakersfield Christian graduate added another pitch to his repertoire, adjusted his mentality and even grew an inch or two taller since he joined the squad.

The Cal State Bakersfield softball team stayed alive in the Western Athletic Conference on Thursday with a 3-2 victory over University of Missouri-Kansas City in an elimination game.

Before Cal State Bakersfield softball senior utility player Chris Hipa even joined the team, head coach Crissy Buck-Ziegler knew the then-high school player could turn out to be one of the strongest athletes the program had ever seen.

The Cal State Bakersfield baseball team couldn’t take down a nationally ranked opponent at Hardt Field on Monday. No. 9 UC Santa Barbara (31-5) beat CSUB (17-25), 4-1, in a game with only 11 combined hits (eight and three, respectively). The Roadrunners did the Gauchos plenty of favors, comm…

Cal State Bakersfield baseball snapped a 10-game losing streak with a 6-2 home win over Northern Colorado on Friday.

The Renegades won their seventh straight game and picked up their 17th victory in their last 19 outings with a 10-1 home win over Cerritos College on Friday.

Three Bakersfield College track and field athletes qualified for the Southern California Regional meet in May and nine more advanced to the Western State Conference finals thanks to their performances at the conference preliminary meet at Santa Barbara on Friday.

Bakersfield College baseball won its fifth game in a row, beating Reedley, 8-2, on the road on Tuesday. BC (23-13) scored seven of its runs in the sixth, seventh and eighth innings.

Cal State Bakersfield softball (13-20, 2-5 Western Athletic) lost its fifth game in a row, falling to Missouri-Kansas City (28-13, 4-6), 5-2, at home on Friday. Only two of the Roos’ runs were earned and CSUB outhit UMKC by one.

Cal State Bakersfield baseball scored just one run and lost to Cal Baptist (21-12, 6-4 Western Athletic), 4-1, on the road on Friday. The Roadrunners (15-20, 3-7) didn’t score until the eighth inning.

Bakersfield College softball scored three runs in the seventh inning to come back and beat Allan Hancock, 6-5, on the road on Thursday. The win kept the Renegades (20-16, 13-0 WSC North) undefeated in Western State Conference North Division play and clinched at least a share of the team’s se…

Bakersfield College baseball (21-13, 13-4 WSC South) blanked L.A. Valley (12-21, 8-9) for a 3-0 win at home on Thursday, keeping a two-game lead on the Western State Conference’s South Division with three games to go.

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.

Cal State Bakersfield baseball (15-19) registered just one run and five hits in a 12-1 loss to UC Riverside (8-21) at Hardt Field on Tuesday. The game was shortened to eight innings because of a 10-run mercy rule.

Cal State Bakersfield women’s golf took 20th out of 20 teams at the Wyoming Cowgirl Classic to finish out the regular season. Junior Brandi Borjon led the Roadrunners with a score of 227 (11 over par) at the 54-hole tournament.

In his 32 years at Cal State Bakersfield, Alan Collatz has coached hundreds of athletes. There’s been about 100 All-Americans, dozens of Division II national champions and some that have qualified for Olympic trials.

Cal State Bakersfield baseball (15-17, 3-5 Western Athletic) scored seven unanswered runs to nearly climb out of a 9-0 hole but came up short, falling to Sacramento State (20-10, 6-2), 10-7, on Saturday. The series, which the Hornets lead 2-0, will finish with a noon game on Sunday.

Bakersfield College baseball (19-13, 11-4 Western State South) beat L.A. Pierce, 3-2, on the road on Saturday. Renegades freshman Alejandro Murillo gave up just three hits and one run in eight innings pitched. He struck out eight batters.

Cal State Bakersfield softball (13-19, 2-4 WAC) recorded just one hit in a 9-1 loss to Grand Canyon on Saturday. The Lopes (26-14, 8-1) scored seven runs on two hits and six walks in the first two innings.

Cal State Bakersfield baseball (15-15) gave up six combined runs in the seventh and eighth innings to lose to Loyola Marymount (18-10), 8-3, on Tuesday. The Roadrunners managed seven hits, three errors and left 13 men on base.

Bakersfield College softball (18-4, 11-0 Western State South) beat Ventura handedly, 8-0 at home on Tuesday. Renegades pitcher Kylee Fahy struck out eight batters and gave up just two hits in the complete game.

Cal State Bakersfield men’s basketball guard Jarkel Joiner is transferring from CSUB, his father Stacy confirmed to The Californian. Joiner just finished up a sophomore season in which he was voted first team All-Western Athletic Conference and led the conference in scoring in WAC games

Cydney Curran isn’t necessarily trying to hit triples. The few times she does specifically go for them, you can tell, Cal State Bakersfield softball coach Crissy Buck-Ziegler said. But Curran, CSUB’s starting shortstop, is the best in the nation at getting three bases in one swing.