The Renegade Rip

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...

BC volleyball improves to 11-2

BC volleyball improves to 11-2

October 3, 2012

Playing at home for the second time in two days, and in its Western State Conference opener, the Bakersfield College volleyball team defeated West Los...

Renegades respond with dominant win over Canyons

Renegades respond with dominant win over Canyons

Esteban Ramirez, Sports Editor

October 3, 2012

Filed under Sports

After losing in a four-overtime game against Ventura College, the Renegades jumped all over College of the Canyons from the kickoff on their way to a 45-7...

Moon takes over as swim coach at BC

Moon takes over as swim coach at BC

October 3, 2012

When Bakersfield College’s swimming coach Charlie Pike resigned, there was no telling what direction the program would take, so alumnus Matt Moon stepped...

COLUMN: Coaches not just in it for money

Esteban Ramirez, Sports Editor

October 3, 2012

Filed under Sports

When you’re watching any sport at Bakersfield College, or any junior college for that matter, you can start to think that every coach is just trying to win games. Sure that’s one of their goals, but it’s not the main one. Many of these coaches are trying to help their players advance their education and continue their play to the next level. It’s easy to be critical...

BC splits first two WSC games

Jason Reed, Reporter

October 3, 2012

Filed under Sports

After coming off an impressive 5-0 win over West Los Angeles College, Bakersfield College had trouble against Pierce College on Sept. 28.  BC found themselves trailing 3-0 early in the first half and couldn’t recover. Pierce College extended their win streak to four games after beating BC. “They’re a good team,” BC coach Scott Dameron said when asked how the...

ROUNDUP: Former BC basketball players take their talents to four-years schools

ROUNDUP: Former BC basketball players take their talents to four-years schools

October 3, 2012

Three former Bakersfield College basketball players from the 2011-2012 team have transferred to four-year schools, and BC coach Rich Hughes said this is...

Colleges help students transfer

Colleges help students transfer

September 19, 2012

Bakersfield College held their annual transfer day on Sept. 13, and for the first time UC Berkeley had a representative attend.The event showcased dozens...

Parking changes upset students

Parking changes upset students

Hannah Breeland, Reporter

September 19, 2012

Filed under Campus

This semester has brought on changes, some good some bad, like new teachers, different classes and higher parking fees. The one-day parking pass is now...

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