The Renegade Rip

MOVIE MINUTEBaseball film suffers from predictability, clichÇs

Ryan Knaggs

September 21, 2001

Keanu Reeves, co-star of the classic film "Bill and Ted's Excellent Adventure," stars as a coach of a rag-tag baseball team from the Chicago projects in "Hardball." Conor O'Neill (Reeves) finds himself in a "pickle" when his addiction to betting on basketball games catches up with him and he owes a local thug $6,000. Unable to pay his debt, O'Neill begs a wealthy friend to...

‘Gade Newsline

September 14, 2001

Event honoring Damron to be postponed Saturday’s pre-game tailgate barbecue honoring retired Bakersfield College football offensive coach Duane Damron has been postponed because of Tuesday’s terrorist attacks, according to a college news release. The event has been rescheduled for Saturday, Oct. 6, before BC’s game against East Los Angeles College. Damron re...

Crime Beat

September 14, 2001

VCR stolen from Learning Center On Aug. 17 at approximately 4 p.m. a BC staff employee stated that she had noticed a VCR missing from the Learning Center. The VCR was last seen before she left for vacation on Aug. 7. Another BC staff employee had noticed it last on Aug. 17. The estimated value of the equipment was $200. Car crosses line, bumps another car On Aug. 28 at approximately ...

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