The Renegade Rip

Bakersfield College (9) dominates Moorpark College (8) in second round of So. Cal Regional

Bakersfield College (9) dominates Moorpark College (8) in second round of So. Cal Regional

February 26, 2016

The Bakersfield College men’s basketball team defeated Moorpark College 96-78, in round two of the CCCAA second round Southern California regionals. BC...

Thanksgiving Classic sweep for BC basketball

Mohamed Bafakih, Sports/Online Editor

December 2, 2015

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It has been a preseason feasting for Bakersfield College’s men’s basketball team as the Renegades have started the season 6-1, following a Thanksgiving Classic Tournament sweep hosted by BC here at Gil Bishop Sports Center. Besides the 80-78 loss to Chaffey on Nov. 13 at the Fullerton Tournament, BC has outscored the six other opponents by an average of 24 points and...

Men’s hoops ready for tip-off

Men’s hoops ready for tip-off

November 4, 2015

There is a rather positive vibe surrounding the 2015-16 Bakersfield College men’s basketball team. Despite coming into the California Community College...

French exchange student enjoys his time with BC

Elias C. Ahumada, Reporter

February 20, 2014

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For foreign exchange student athlete Paul Lecurieux-Lafayette, life has been a bit challenging coming to America. “I just came here by myself and I knew nobody here,” said Lecurieux-Lafayette. “The first day I came here I didn’t know where I was about to stay so I had to find a place to stay, but the coaches helped me with that.” Lecurieux-Lafayette was born in...

BC starts 3-1 in first four road games

Ruben Hill, Reporter

November 21, 2013

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The Bakersfield College men’s basketball team is off to a solid start, winning three of its first four games. The team took home third place in the Cuesta Tournament Nov. 8-10 of the season going 2-1 with wins against Mendocino College 65-63 and West Valley College 55-52. The Renegades lost to Allan Hancock 67-54. Coach Rich Hughes is optimistic about his team’s start. “It’s...

Bakersfield College drops two straight after victory over College of the Desert

Jason Reed, Reporter

November 21, 2013

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Freshmen Rosebrooke Hunt and Leigha Moland led the Bakersfield College women’s basketball team with 18 points each in their college debut and the Renegades came away with a 75-67 victory over College of the Desert on Nov. 7. Other Freshman Dakota Oliver came off the bench and delivered a double-double with 11 points on 5-of-13 shooting and 13 rebounds. “I was thrilled...

Men’s basketball preview

Ruben Hill, Reporter

November 6, 2013

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Despite having a young and inexperienced team, Bakersfield College men’s basketball coach Rich Hughes has set his preseason expectations high. “We want to contend for championships in the four preseason tournaments we are in, and obviously we want to contend for a conference title, and lastly we would like a berth in the state tournament,” Hughes said when asked about...

Women’s basketball preview

Jason Reed, Reporter

November 6, 2013

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Paula Dahl and the Bakersfield College women’s basketball team have some of the highest expectations this season after finishing 13-10 in the 2012-2013 season and barely missing the playoffs. BC is a much taller team in the front court this year, adding four lengthy freshman from Stockdale High School to go along with 6-foot freshman forward Rosebrooke Hunt from Frontier...

Men’s basketball looking to mount a comeback after three straight losses

Men’s basketball looking to mount a comeback  after  three straight losses

Jason Reed, Sports Editor

February 13, 2013

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The Bakersfield College men’s basketball team lost its third consecutive game Feb. 9, after falling to College of the Canyons 69-68. The team fou...

Women’s basketball loses big game, still confident

Women’s basketball loses big game, still confident

Jason Reed, Sports Editor

February 13, 2013

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The Bakersfield College women’s basketball team lost one of its biggest games of the season Feb. 9, against visiting College of the Canyons. Both teams...

BC women basketball off to a 4-1 start in WSC

Jason Reed, Sports Editor

January 30, 2013

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The Bakersfield College women’s basketball team finished the months of November and December with a below .500 record of just seven wins and eight losses. January has been a different story.  BC has started conference play and is off to a 4-1 start. “I feel like we’re really improving and doing some nice things,” BC coach Paula Dahl said about her team’s performance...

BC starts solid in WSC at 3-2

Jason Reed, Sports Editor

January 30, 2013

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After a slow start to the 2012-2013 season, the Bakersfield College men’s basketball team has started Western State Conference play with a 3-2 record. BC  has been below .500 this season with a 9-10 overall record. In the past week, the Renegades lost to Citrus 70-61 and beat LA Valley 66-59 on Jan. 26. BC head coach Rich Hughes talked about how pleased he’s been with...

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