The Renegade Rip

8-1 win against Victor Valley College

Bryana Lozoya, Digital Editor

March 15, 2019

Filed under Campus, Features, Sports

Bakersfield College’s women’s tennis team is now 9-1 on the season after beating Victor Valley College (VVC) 8-1 on home court. VVC was short several girls resulting in defaulting three of their matches, two single’s matches and one of the double’s matches. ...

WWE is a global phenomenon for many reasons

Taylor Jensen, Editor-in-Chief

March 15, 2019

Filed under Columns, Sports

How could something scripted be a larger than life phenomenon? How could that something bring thousands of people together in one arena and millions of other people around the world for one night? How could that something become someone’s passion after viewing just a match or an entire episode for the first time in their life? The WWE reaches an audience that spans overseas...

Bakersfield College Renegades baseball victorious over LA Valley

Haley Duval, Photo Editor

March 15, 2019

Filed under Sports

The Bakersfield College Baseball team hosted against LA Valley at Gerry Collis Field on March 9, with a victory walk-off conference win, 7-6. Throughout the whole game, up until BC took the win, LA Valley stayed with the early lead.  In the bottom of the ninth, BC’s Hector Ruvalcaba scores from second and ended the game by a walk-off double from Ryan Dickerson, taking the ...

Bakersfield College baseball takes another loss to LA Mission

Amy Sarmiento, Reporter

March 15, 2019

Filed under Sports

The Bakersfield College Baseball team played and lost against LA Mission College on Feb. 28 during a home game at Gerry Collis Field. The score ended with a 5-3 loss for BC. LA Mission started the game and were in the lead 4-0. Hector Ruvacaba from Bakersfield College allowed the team to score and receive two runs, putting the scores at 4-2. Nathan Ortiz was the pitcher...

Bakersfield College Baseball takes another loss to LA Mission

Amy Sarmiento, Reporter

March 6, 2019

Filed under Sports

The Bakersfield College Baseball team played and lost against LA Mission College on Feb. 28 during a home game at Gerry Collis Field. The score ended with a 5-3 loss for BC. LA Mission started the game and were in the lead 4-0. Hector Ruvacaba from Bakersfield College allowed the team to score and receive two runs, putting the scores at 4-2. Nathan Ortiz was the pitcher...

Men’s Basketball loses their two last home final conference games

Hilario Ismael Gomez, Reporter

February 22, 2019

Filed under Sports

The Bakersfield College Men’s Basketball continued Western State Conference with their final two home games that were devastating losses to the LA Pierce College (13-13, 1-5), and West LA College (20-7. 6-1) at the Gil Bishop Sports Center on Feb 13 and Feb 16. With BC coming into these games at 15-9 overall continuing conference play with two brutal losses against LA...

Renegade baseball team suffers defeat against Golden West

Renegade baseball team suffers defeat against Golden West

February 22, 2019

The Bakersfield College Baseball team wrapped up their three-game home series against Golden West at Gerry Collis Field on Feb. 16, with a loss in the...

Women’s basketball loses to West LA

Haley Duval, Photo Editor

February 22, 2019

Filed under Campus, Sports

The Bakersfield College Women’s Basketball team hosted their final home Western State Conference game against West LA College at Gil Bishop Sports Center on Feb. 16, with a loss of 53-45. Due to the last home game of the regular season, five sophomores were honored and recognized for their last home game appearance; #3 Jasmyn Rodriguez, #14 Tyana Jasper, #21 Victoria Trevino,...

Op-ed: New minor league football promotion debuts

Hilario Ismael Gomez, Reporter

February 22, 2019

Filed under Opinion, Sports

The American Alliance of Football (AAF), the new-fangled minor league of American football, made its debut on Feb. 9, 2019, which was a red-hot start for the league matching if not surpassing the viewership numbers of the primetime NBA games during the same time slots. Football is king in America among sports and this new AAF league plans to bridge the gap between the NFL...

Bob Elias Kern County Sports Hall of Fame celebrated at the Marriott

Rosa Salazar, Copy Editor

February 22, 2019

Filed under Features, Sports

The Annual Bob Elias Kern County Sports Hall of Fame Induction and Awards Banquet took place at the Bakersfield Marriott on Feb. 19. The event included sponsors Clifford & Bradford Insurance Agency, W A Thompson Inc, and Jim Burke Ford. One of the four inductees was John Stenderup. Stenderup, born in Kern County took up mountain climbing. Stenderup summited Mount...

From Attitude to Ruthless: the evolution of WWE

Taylor Jensen, Editor-in-Chief

February 22, 2019

Filed under Columns, Sports

The late 90’s and early 2000’s of the WWE were perhaps the best years in the history of the business but in many people’s eyes, the Ruthless Aggression Era, which started in 2002, was historic as well. The Ruthless Aggression Era began when the Attitude Era ended in late 2002. It was no longer about Steve Austin performing stunners on every person he confronted...

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