The Renegade Rip

BC volleyball comes up short

Jason Reed, Reporter

December 4, 2013

With a tough conference championship loss at home to College of the Canyons, Bakersfield College failed to secure homecourt and was forced to play on the road in the opening round of the volleyball playoffs tournament. BC traveled to El Camino College and was defeated in four sets. BC split the first two sets with El Camino before dropping the final two. BC lost the first...

Campbell takes top place for the BC team

Jason Reed, Reporter

December 4, 2013

The Bakersfield College women’s cross country team ended the season with a 13th place finish at the California Community College State Championships at Woodward Park in Fresno on Nov. 23. Freshman Jessica Campbell placed 22nd with a personal-best time of 21 minutes 18.65 seconds. She was the Renegades’ No. 1 runner in all of their meets this season. “I think we...

Women’s basketball off to a slow start in 13′

Jason Reed, Reporter

December 4, 2013

  Still trying to find their stride in the early going of the season, the Bakersfield College women’s basketball team dropped another game and fell to 1-4 on the season. BC’s latest loss came Nov. 26 against Santa Ana College. BC fell 93-78 to the Dons and they dealt BC its fourth consecutive loss. The Renegades also lost 100-83 to Santa Barbara City College...

Billington looks for a future in ABA

Jason Reed, Reporter

December 4, 2013

With the help of the Internet, Tim Billington, a Bakersfield College student, did some searching on Google and found a semipro American Basketball Association team that was having tryouts. Billington’s searching paid off when, earlier this year, he signed with the Orange County Novastars. “I just did some searching on Google,” Billington said when asked how he came...

Renegades finishes off fourth in WSC at 4-6-4

Jason Reed, Reporter

November 21, 2013

The Bakersfield College Renegades soccer team has wrapped up its season, finishing fourth in the Western State Conference at 4-6-4 and 8-8-4 overall. Held back by injuries nearly all season long, BC will miss the postseason for the second straight year. The Renegades final game of the season was against Glendale College on Nov. 15, ending in a 0-0 tie score. In the...

Bakersfield College drops two straight after victory over College of the Desert

Jason Reed, Reporter

November 21, 2013

Freshmen Rosebrooke Hunt and Leigha Moland led the Bakersfield College women’s basketball team with 18 points each in their college debut and the Renegades came away with a 75-67 victory over College of the Desert on Nov. 7. Other Freshman Dakota Oliver came off the bench and delivered a double-double with 11 points on 5-of-13 shooting and 13 rebounds. “I was thrilled...

Led by Campbell, women’s team qualifies for state cross country meet

Jason Reed, Reporter

November 21, 2013

The Bakersfield College women’s cross-country team qualified for the State Championships by finishing 11th in the Southern California Regional Cross Country Championships at Central Park in Santa Clarita. The BC men didn’t qualify as a team, but freshman Juan Calderon qualified for state as an individual. The BC women had a team time of 1:43:54 with 307 points. Freshman...

Renegades serve payback against Citrus

Jason Reed, Reporter

November 21, 2013

With a 12-1 record over its past 13 games, the Bakersfield College volleyball team is in position to capture the Western State South Conference Championship on Nov. 20 against College of the Canyons. Canyons beat Santa Monica College on Nov.15, and the Renegades, on the same date, beat Citrus College. That sets up a showdown between the two powerhouses of the WSSC with...

Bakersfield College ends season with a .500 record

Jason Reed, Reporter

November 21, 2013

With nothing to play for but pride and scouts, the Bakersfield College football team turned a 1-4 start into a 4-1 finish. In its final home game of the season against Allan Hancock College on Nov. 9, BC was able to force a turnover on downs in the red zone and hold on for a 17-14 win. The Renegades took a 17-0 lead into the fourth quarter and looked as if they were going...

BC sports honors alums

Jason Reed, Reporter

November 21, 2013

Bakersfield College has added four new members to the football Hall of Fame. On Nov. 14, BC inducted John Alexander, Peter Reyes, Bill Houser and Gerry Collis into the 2013 Hall of Fame. “It’s the most surprising thing I could imagine,” said Reyes. Reyes is a BC graduate and still runs out on the field with the football team, leading them with the flag. Reyes has...

Renegades fall to 3-5

Jason Reed, Reporter

November 6, 2013

Cruise Adams threw four interceptions and the Bakersfield College football team turned the ball over six times, dropping to 3-5 after a 42-24 loss to Cerritos College on Nov. 2. BC beat Moorpark College 37-14 back on Oct. 26 and extended its win streak to two games before the loss to Cerritos. The Renegades quickly jumped over the Raiders in the game two weeks ago, going...

Watson keeps BC rolling

November 6, 2013

By Jason Reed Reporter   Bakersfield College’s soccer team is in position to make the playoffs this season after just missing out in the 2012 season, and Reshana Watson has been a big part of that with just three games remaining in her sophomore year. “We’re really excited about our team,” Watson said when asked how her sophomore season has been. “...

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