The Renegade Rip

Dream season capped off with first state title

Esteban Ramirez, Sports Editor

December 10, 2012

Filed under Sports

Behind another big performance from its rushing offense and the defense, the Bakersfield College football team was able to beat City College of San Francisco 35-14 to get BC’s first state title in front of 16,125 fans at Memorial Stadium on Dec. 8. The Renegades (11-2) defense forced four turnovers and returned one for a touchdown, while their offense controlled the game...

State title vs. tough opponent, San Fran.

State title vs. tough opponent, San Fran.

November 28, 2012

An eight-game win streak has Bakersfield College’s football team on its way to the first State Championship game they’ve had since 2000, when they...

Long-time BC football team doctor dies at 98

Long-time BC football team doctor dies at 98

November 28, 2012

After giving almost 70 years of dedication to being the team doctor for the Bakersfield College football team, Dr. Romain Clerou died at the age of 98...

Former NBA player and Renegade returns to BC

Former NBA player and Renegade returns to BC

November 28, 2012

Former NBA player and Bakersfield College alumnus Andre Spencer never thought about being an NBA player growing up, but once he got here at BC he realized...

Renegades upset No. 1-ranked Mounties

Renegades upset No. 1-ranked Mounties

November 28, 2012

After beating Ventura College one week before, the Bakersfield College football team was finally able to avenge past postseason defeats to Mt. San Antonio...

COLUMN: Fall sports start the year right for BC

Esteban Ramirez, Sports Editor

November 28, 2012

Filed under Sports

As the fall sports at Bakersfield College come to an end, it’s time to look back and see how we have faired. Overall, I’ll give BC sports a solid B-plus for this semester. I think this fall semester has been a lot better than last year’s, and it’s not just because of the football team making the State Championship game. When you look at the overall picture, you can...

Men’s hoops responds after OT loss in Thanksgiving tourney

Men’s hoops responds after OT loss in Thanksgiving tourney

Esteban Ramirez, Sports Editor

November 28, 2012

Filed under Sports

After losing in overtime to San Diego Mesa College in the first day of the Thanksgiving Tournament, the Bakersfield College basketball team was able to...

Hall of Famer Gifford receives plaque

Hall of Famer Gifford receives plaque

November 15, 2012

Even though he has already been enshrined in the Pro Football Hall of Fame, Bakersfield College and Bakersfield High School alumnus Frank Gifford was very...

Turnovers prove costly to men’s hoops in first tourney

Esteban Ramirez, Sports Editor

November 15, 2012

Filed under Sports

Turnovers plagued the Bakersfield College men’s basketball team against College of the Sequoias on Nov. 9 and Allan Hancock on Nov. 10 in the Cuesta Tournament. BC lost to COS 74-58 and lost to Hancock 96-78. “We played hard, but we didn’t play smart,” said BC coach Rich Hughes. “The thing is, we’ve just got to be smarter with how hard we play and not get...

COLUMN: Renegade Lair to hype up BC athletics

November 15, 2012

Filed under Sports

We continuously see more changes made to the athletics department to enhance the collegiate atmosphere here at Bakersfield College, and the idea to implement the Renegade Lair is no different. The big idea with the Renegade Lair is creating a student cheering section and also get more students involved because not too many students go to games and support the student athletes,...

Renegades rally at home to keep playoff hopes alive

Renegades rally at home to keep playoff hopes alive

October 31, 2012

After struggling to move the ball in the first half, the Bakersfield College football team faced its first halftime deficit at home, but rallied back behind...

First time eating Korean food pleasant surprise

Esteban Ramirez, Sports Editor

October 31, 2012

Filed under Reviews

When I walked into the recently opened Seoul Restaurant I didn’t know what to expect eating at a Korean restaurant for the first time, but after seeing that they had college football on TV, I thought to myself if their taste in food is as good as their taste in entertainment than this will be a good experience. The restaurant is located on 3615 Coffee Rd., and it is opened...

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