The Renegade Rip

Renegade football brings focus to the future

Jason Reed, Reporter

September 12, 2013

Filed under Sports

With all the controversy over the summer surrounding the Bakersfield College football team, with their state championship being stripped and a two year playoff ban, BC still managed to go into Santa Ana College and knock off the Dons 24-9. “We’re excited and nervous,” BC head coach Jeff Chudy said before the game against Santa Ana. “When you have a new face at the...

Students give their voice on BC football among the aftermath

Ruben Hill, Reporter

September 12, 2013

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After having all of its wins vacated from a year ago the Bakersfield College football team looks to put that behind them and have the best season possible. Students on campus, however, still have mixed feelings about the situation. With many students seemingly unaware about the ruling, and unclear about why the Renegades have been stripped of their state title, there are...

Former Renegade athletes will be honored at BHS hall of fame dinner

Leanne Cave, Special to the Rip

May 1, 2013

Filed under Sports

By Leanne Cave Special to the Rip The Eighth Annual Driller Football Hall of Fame Banquet and Induction Ceremony will take place May 10 at the Marriott Ballroom at 801 Truxtun Ave. Several of the inductees also played sports at Bakersfield College. Social hour begins at 6 p.m., dinner is at 7 p.m. with the Induction Ceremony capping off the evening at 8 p.m. Seven more Dril...

Chudy’s winning thoughts

Chudy’s winning thoughts

January 30, 2013

Nearly two months after Bakersfield College’s football team capped off a 11-2 season by winning the 2012 state championship, coach Jeff Chudy reflected...

Dream season capped off with first state title

Esteban Ramirez, Sports Editor

December 10, 2012

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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...

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...

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...

BC’s backfield work on chemistry on and off the field

BC’s backfield work on chemistry on and off the field

October 31, 2012

Bakersfield College’s running game this year has been getting production out of two running backs, Jalen Sykes and Curtis McGregor, but it has been their...

Big plays power Renegades over El Camino

Esteban Ramirez, Sports Editor

October 17, 2012

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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...

Renegades respond with dominant win over Canyons

Renegades respond with dominant win over Canyons

Esteban Ramirez, Sports Editor

October 3, 2012

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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...

Renegades suffer first loss of the season

Esteban Ramirez, Sports Editor

September 19, 2012

Filed under Sports

Bakersfield College’s football team suffered its first loss of the season in a crushing defeat against perennial power Mt. SAC on Sept. 8. BC lost to Mt. SAC 34-14 behind 320 total rushing yards from the Mounties. “I think we were a little inconsistent,” said BC coach Jeff Chudy. We came out and jumped on them early, but we just didn’t take advantage of the turnovers...

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