The Renegade Rip

BC looking to end season in style

BC looking to end season in style

Nestor Fernandez, Reporter

October 31, 2012

Filed under Sports

In rather convincing fashion, Bakersfield College defeated West L.A. College 25-8, 25-8, 25-12 in a Western State Conference match on Oct. 24 in L.A. Caitlin...

BC golf team enjoy having a small team

BC golf team enjoy having a small team

Martin Chang, Opinions and Features Editor

October 31, 2012

Filed under Sports

Most golf teams have six or seven players, but this year’s Bakersfield College women’s golf team has found a close bond in its smaller size. Returning...

Adjunct professor against Prop. 37

Omar Oseguera, Photo and Multimedia Editor

October 17, 2012

Filed under News

Bakersfield College adjunct professor David Lightsey feels that students need to be informed more on Proposition 37. Lightsey said he had witnessed many students in his nutrition class being misinformed. Lightsey works with the National Council Against Health Fraud, and is a health and safety speaker for the NCAA. “If you look at [genetically modified foods] from a...

BC coach reflects on his coaching journey

Esteban Ramirez, Sports Editor

October 17, 2012

Filed under Sports

When Bakersfield College volleyball coach Carl Ferreira left his home in Hawaii to go play college basketball, he never expected that he would end up finding a career in volleyball. “I left Hawaii really to get an education and to play college basketball at Santa Rosa Junior College,” said Ferreira. “If you asked me my top 500 things to do professionally, coaching...

Writing center holds second contest

Writing center holds second contest

October 17, 2012

The Bakersfield College Writing Center is having its second creative writing contest this semester. Entries can be submitted through Oct. 31, but must...

Big plays power Renegades over El Camino

Esteban Ramirez, Sports Editor

October 17, 2012

Filed under Sports

Bakersfield College got big plays from all three phases of the game in defeating El Camino College 40-13 on Oct. 6 for the Renegades second straight blowout win. The Renegades had three touchdowns go for more than 60 yards, including a 75-yard punt return. They also had an interception by cornerback Chris Hannible that went for 55 yards. “I thought we played pretty...

BC soccer responds with 6-0 victory

BC soccer responds with 6-0 victory

Jason Reed, Reporter

October 17, 2012

Filed under Sports

After coming off a 1-0 loss against Santa Monica on Oct. 9, the Bakersfield College soccer team snapped a four game losing streak with a 6-0 victory over...

BC responds after tough loss to L.A. Pierce

BC responds after tough loss to L.A. Pierce

Nestor Fernandez, Reporter

October 17, 2012

Filed under Sports

After losing in back-to-back matches for the first time this season, the Bakersfield College volleyball team got back to winning ways with a pair of consecutive...

COLUMN: BC athletics enhanced by band’s presence

Esteban Ramirez, Sports Editor

October 17, 2012

Filed under Sports

If you have been to a Bakersfield College sporting event recently, you might notice the bigger presence of the BC band. They’re not only performing at football games, but they were also at the crucial volleyball game between number-three ranked BC and number-one ranked L.A. Pierce, and are scheduled to make a few appearances at basketball games for this upcoming season. When...

BC golf takes third place

Esteban Ramirez, Sports Editor

October 17, 2012

Filed under Sports

Bakersfield College women’s golf team managed to take third place at the Western State Conference tournament at College of the Canyons on Oct. 8. Glendale College and Canyons tied for first with 321, so they had a card off to decide the winner and Glendale ended up taking first. BC ended with 370 to take third out of five teams. Kambria Ulrich led the way for the Renegades...

BC wrestling takes sixth at Modesto Tournament

Jason Reed, Reporter

October 17, 2012

Filed under Sports

After a poor performance in the Santa Ana Tournament on Oct. 6 in which the Bakersfield College wrestling team finished in 12th place, they were able to finish six spots higher on Oct. 13 in the Modesto Tournament. “I think we had a very weak performance,” said coach Bill Kalivas, when asked about the team’s performance in the Santa Ana Tournament. Max Ramirez was...

BC slowed down by beach course

Nestor Fernandez, Reporter

October 17, 2012

Filed under Sports

Competing in the Santa Barbara Invitational on Oct. 12, the Bakersfield College cross-country team placed fifth in the women’s 5-kilometer run with a time of one hour, fifty-six minutes, and fifty-two seconds. Leading the BC women was Moriah Milwee with a 19th place finish, and a time of 21:58.28. The women’s field consisted of 13 teams, and Orange Coast College finished...

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