The Renegade Rip

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...

The Renegades baseball team drops home game against College of the Sequoias

Haley Duval, Photo Editor

February 13, 2019

Filed under Campus, Sports

The Bakersfield College’s baseball team hosted College of the Sequoias at Gerry Collis Field on Feb. 12, with a loss of 4-3. Right away COS started the top of the first with an RBI single off of BC’s starting RHP Gabe Ulloa. BC didn’t get their first hit of the game until the sixth inning from Sage Voda, he scores from third after an RBI sacrifice fly from Ashanti...

Renegades pull win against Santa Monica

Haley Duval, Photo Editor

February 8, 2019

Filed under Campus, Features, Sports

The Renegades took the game with a score of 77-74 in the Western State Conference matchup home game against Santa Monica.  Camp led the team by Together Medrana and Camp led the team and gave a total of 43 points.  With this win the Reneagdes are overall 15-8 and 3-1 in conference play. ...

Renegades suffer first loss against Bulldogs

Haley Duval, Photo Editor

February 8, 2019

Filed under Campus, Features, Sports

The Bakersfield College baseball team drops their first game of the season against Allan Hancock with a loss, 5-4, ending their six-game winning streak on Feb. 5 at Gerry Collis Field. The Bulldogs started off with an early lead in the first inning, 1-0. The Renegades came back in the second from an RBI double from infielder, Landn Kauk and took the lead in the third from an RBI groundout from infielder, Ryan...

Many of the greatest sports entertainers derive from WWE

Taylor Jensen, Editor-in-Chief

February 7, 2019

Filed under Columns, Opinion, Sports

There’s no doubt that WWE has showcased some of the greatest athletes in the world but only a few can make the list as the greatest of all-time. In the world of sports entertainment, a professional wrestler has to possess more than just wrestling skills. They have to have the charisma to make fans get up out of their seats; they have to have mic skills to make their claims...

Patriots claim their 6th Super Bowl ring

Hilario Ismael Gomez, Reporter

February 7, 2019

Filed under Opinion, Sports

Gritty, grimy and “boring.” That’s how most viewed the 13-3 spectacle that was Super Bowl LIII on Feb .3 with punts and defensive stops highlighting the evening. The offensive upturn of the NFL was seemingly put to a halt in the Mercedes-Benz Stadium by the New England Patriots head coach Bill Belichick, when he shut down the Los Angeles Rams and offensive guru...

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