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Bakersfield’s Bhavik Patel shot 3-under, par-67 Thursday and is 11-under and tied for the lead entering the final round of the Bakersfield Open that has a winning payout of $30,000 at Bakersfield Country Club.

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As a longtime distance runner, Ryan Lucker had occasionally considered taking his talents to the Antarctic Ice Marathon. What adventurous athlete wouldn’t want to embark on a 26.2-mile journey a stone’s throw away from the South Pole?

The new YouTube series “Cross the Line” features former English rugby star and media personality Alex Corbisiero wandering the eastern San Fernando Valley, scouring football fields and basketball courts to assemble a brand new rugby squad from the best athletes the area has to offer.

After losing all of 2020 to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Bakersfield Train Robbers and the rest of the Pecos Baseball League are set to return to the field this summer.

All Kern County Art Williams League Baseball players who competed at Sam Lynn Ballpark during the 1960s, 70s and 80s are invited to attend a reunion on June 26.

There was still plenty of golf to be played, but when Manav Shah chipped in his third shot on No. 18, the roar from the roughly 100-person gallery seemed to almost foreshadow what was to come.

Inspired by the first responders who raced into the Twin Towers on Sept. 11, Kercie Jung wanted to do something to show her support for the brave men and women who put their lives on the line every day.

As the area’s reigning Golden Empire USBC At-Large Male Bowler of the Year, Jesse DelaHerran is used to having plenty of success on the local lanes.