The Renegade Rip

BC wrestling victory over Victory Valley

Saad Kazi and Malachi Parker

September 14, 2018

Filed under Campus, Sports

Bakersfield College’s wrestling team triumphed over Victor Valley in their first match of the season with a stunning defeat of 56-0. Multiple Renegade players, including Josiah Quiroz and Jeremy Turner, won by forfeit. Kevin Mello and All-American Jeremy Maas withheld long duels to come away with wins. Heavyweight Jacob Hall had to endure the most but still ended his...

BC women’s golf competes in tournament

Cameron Johnson, Reporter

September 10, 2018

Filed under Sports

The Renegade Women’s golf team opened their season on Aug. 26 and 27 in Ventura at the South Coast Classic hosted by Santa Barbara Community College. The two-day tournament format saw the team playing at Olivas Links Golf Course on Sunday and Buenaventura Golf Course for the final round on Monday. Sophomore Allie Crawley shot a 78 on Sunday followed by a 76 on Monday to...

Renegade men’s basketball loses to West LA 83-77

Renegade men’s basketball loses to West LA 83-77

Alexandra Apatiga, Editor-in-Chief

January 28, 2018

Filed under Sports

The Renegade Men’s Basketball team lost a home game to West Los Angeles (83-77) at Gil Bishop Sports Stadium on Jan. 24, bringing their overall season...

BC Women’s Tennis dominates first two games of the season

BC Women’s Tennis dominates first two games of the season

Alexandra Apatiga, Editor-in-Chief

January 28, 2018

Filed under Sports

The Bakersfield College’s women’s tennis team dominated their first two games of the 2018 season, with a 9-0 win over Reedley College on Jan. 26 and...

BC Women’s Basketball team defeated on Jan. 24

BC Women’s Basketball team defeated on Jan. 24

Alexandra Apatiga, Editor-in-Chief

January 28, 2018

Filed under Sports

The Bakersfield College Women’s Basketball team was defeated by West Los Angeles College at home on Jan. 24. West LA beat BC (86-56) staying ahead...

BC Women’s Basketball team wins 81-41 against LA Pierce College

BC Women’s Basketball team wins 81-41 against LA Pierce College

Alexandra Apatiga, Editor-in-Chief

January 28, 2018

Filed under Sports

The Bakersfield College Women’s Basketball team won Wednesday, Jan. 17, against Los Angeles Pierce College (81-41) during their second home game of the ne...

Men’s tennis seeking first win of season

Daulton James Jones, Reporter

February 16, 2017

Filed under Sports

After a rocky start to the season, the Bakersfield College men’s tennis team hopes to make a comeback.  The team has started this season with a three-match losing streak, falling to Saddleback, Reedley, and Glendale.  They also have had several matches which were postponed because of the rain. “You know we attempted to play Victor Valley, but we couldn’t because of...

Despite pitching prowess, defensive errors cost wins

Despite pitching prowess, defensive errors cost wins

Sam L. Jaime, Sports Editor

February 16, 2017

Filed under Sports

In a series beginning Feb. 9, the Bakersfield College Renegades suffered a three-game sweep at the hands of the visiting El Camino College Warriors, dropping...

Men’s swim team trains hard for upcoming Mt. SAC swim meet

Mario Saldaña, Digital Content Editor

February 16, 2017

Filed under Sports

Head coach Matt Moon and assistant coach Pat Zuniga are ready to lead the Bakersfield College men’s swimming team this season, and the team is ready to compete. The team had its first meet on Feb. 10 at the WSC Pentathlon in Ventura. Though harsh weather made it difficult for the swimmers to perform, Moon believes that his team did well. He noticed some time improvements...

BC women’s swim team performs well despite weather conditions

Mario Saldaña, Digital Content Editor

February 16, 2017

Filed under Sports

The Bakersfield College women’s swimming team starts off well during their first swim meet, impressing both head coach Matthew Moon and assistant coach Pat Zuniga. The women’s swim team had their first meet at the WSC pentathlon at Ventura Feb. 10. With multiple personal and individual records from the swimmers, Moon is very excited to see the team already in full...

BC cross-country battling

Felicity Tomisaka, Reporter

September 23, 2015

Filed under Sports

Before Bakersfield College’s cross-country teams host their only meet of the season on Sept. 25, they participated in the Fresno Invitational on Sept. 11 and the Southern California Preview at Mission Bay in San Diego on Sept. 18. In the Fresno Invitational meet, the women’s team finished eighth and the men’s team took ninth. Out of 144 participants in the women’s...

BC sports and fallacy

Marcus Castro, Reporter

February 24, 2015

Filed under Features

Bakersfield College athletes tend to have superstitions that involve a ritual routine or wearing a certain item. Some BC athletes will wear an article of clothing every single time they play. Andrew Tibbetts, pitcher on BC’s baseball team, explained that he likes to wear his left sock inside out and his right sock correctly. He has done this for some time and believes...

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