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Op-ed: New minor league football promotion debuts

Hilario Ismael Gomez, Reporter

February 22, 2019

The American Alliance of Football (AAF), the new-fangled minor league of American football, made its debut on Feb. 9, 2019, which was a red-hot start for the league matching if not surpassing the viewership numbers of the primetime NBA games during the same time slots. Football is king in America among sports and this new AAF league plans to bridge the gap between the NFL...

Patriots claim their 6th Super Bowl ring

Hilario Ismael Gomez, Reporter

February 7, 2019

Gritty, grimy and “boring.” That’s how most viewed the 13-3 spectacle that was Super Bowl LIII on Feb .3 with punts and defensive stops highlighting the evening. The offensive upturn of the NFL was seemingly put to a halt in the Mercedes-Benz Stadium by the New England Patriots head coach Bill Belichick, when he shut down the Los Angeles Rams and offensive guru...

Roberson reflects on his last season as a Renegade

Malachi Parker, Reporter

December 5, 2018

Electrifying special team specialist Cameron Roberson BC career has come to an end. Roberson started playing at the age of six, and actually had to lie about his age because he wasn’t quite old enough to play yet. Roberson played Pop Warner ball until he was in high school and was able to suit up for the Garces Rams. After his illustrious years at Garces, he was able to...

BC football team loses 2018 Patriotic Bowl

Franco Castelo, Reporter

November 25, 2018

The Renegade Football team made their way to Mission Viejo on Saturday Nov. 17 facing against Saddleback college in the 2018 Patriotic Bowl and left with loss of the final score 31-34. With that being said, Bakersfield has had an overall great 2018 season wrapping the season up at 6-5. Throughout the season, The Renegades worked hard and put in the hours and days to play...

Moorpark College gets demolished by BC’s team

Franco Castelo, Reporter

November 9, 2018

The Renegade football team played against Moorpark College on Nov. 3 in Memorial Stadium and left with a huge win, with the final score of 31-0. For the first half, both teams played well.  Cameron Roberson scored the first touchdown with a return of 77 yards.  Bakersfield College displayed great plays and dominated both offensively and defensively. By the end of t...

Renegade football team faces loss during Orange County game

Malachi Parker, Reporter

September 28, 2018

The Renegades went on the road to Orange County on Sept. 22 for a non-conference game against the Golden West Rustlers and unfortunately ended up on the losing side of a low scoring game, that ended 11-13. The Renegades had several drives that were stalled in the red zone, therefore having to settle for three each possession. The Rustlers were able to punch it into the end...

BC football teams scores first victory

Franco Castelo, Reporter

September 14, 2018

The Renegade football team had their first home game against El Camino College on Sept. 08. For the first quarter, both teams played safe and displayed patience in their plays. El Camino’s football team began to play aggressively towards the end of the first quarter and the Bakersfield Renegades continued to hesitantly. However, neither team moved the ball successfully...

Renegades kick off football season with scrimmage

September 10, 2018

The Renegade Football team got their first taste of the 2018 season on Aug. 22 when they scrimmaged Antelope Valley at Memorial Stadium. The scrimmage...

BC crushes Santa Monica, 48-0

BC crushes Santa Monica, 48-0

November 2, 2017

For the final home game at Bakersfield College’s Memorial Stadium Oct. 28, the BC Renegades defeated the Pirates of Santa Monica College 48-0, marking...

Renegade football triumphs over Moorpark with 34-10 victory

Renegade football triumphs over Moorpark with 34-10 victory

October 23, 2017

The Homecoming football game at Bakersfield College’s Memorial Stadium Saturday, Oct. 14, against Moorpark College gave the BC Renegades another win,...

Renegades suffer narrow defeat against Riverside

Renegades suffer narrow defeat against Riverside

September 23, 2017

At the Saturday home game, the Bakersfield College Renegades suffered their first loss of the season against the Riverside City College Tigers, who won...

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