The Renegade Rip

Super Bowl 55 team favorites and predictions

Mark Armendariz-Gonzales, Reporter

September 16, 2020

With the 2020-2021 NFL season underway, all teams will be fighting for a spot in Tampa, FL for Super Bowl 55. Even though the COVID-19 pandemic continues, all 32 NFL teams are locked in at trying to make a Super Bowl appearance this season. Although there is a lot of talent in the league, some teams look better at making a Super Bowl run than others. The team with the...

BC held a seminar to discuss the BC Athletics Program during COVID

Amaya Lawton, Reporter

September 9, 2020

Bakersfield College, President Sonya Christian, hosted a virtual seminar, on Sept. 8, with the BC Athletics Program. President Sonya Christian started the meeting by discussing how this year has impacted everyone in many ways. She explained how even though many may not be able to meet right now there are still virtual options to get together. “… the concept of...

Live events severely impacted by coronavirus

Dunia Cantu, Reporter

March 19, 2020

Live events have widely and substantially experienced the negative effects of the coronavirus in recent weeks.  On March 12, Gov. Gavin Newsom announced “To postpone or cancel all large gatherings until at least the end of March to slow the spread of the novel Coronavirus.” This decision came after many sports tournaments ended up canceling. The NCAA Men's and Wom...

BC women’s soccer team destroys competitor

Jacqueline Gutierrez, Reporter

November 18, 2019

The Bakersfield College Women’s soccer team crushed the West LA Wildcats with a score of 5-0 on Nov. 5. This win moved the Renegade Women’s Soccer Team up in their conference. During the game, the Renegades attempted 17 goals on the West LA goalie, Jessica Alvarez, but Alvarez only managed to save 12 of the 17 goals resulting in the five-point win for BC. In contrast,...

The Mid-Season NFL awards

Tyler Frost

Tyler Frost, Reporter

November 18, 2019

Ten weeks into the NFL season, we have a pretty good idea of what players and teams will continue to be big-time as we head toward winter. Though football...

CSUB ice hockey team loses to University of San Diego

Luis Rojas, Reporter

November 4, 2019

The CSUB ice hockey team got back on the ice October 25, at Rabobank Arena against the University of San Diego for their West Coast Hockey Conference game.  The game started intensely, both teams creating plays and chances until the sixth minute of the first period, forward Nikko Ebbolle opened the scoreboard and put the visitors up in the game. Roadrunners tied the game close...

BC football team falls to Long Beach

Haley Duval, Reporter

November 4, 2019

The Bakersfield College’s football team lost their home game against Long Beach City College, 23-20, at Memorial Stadium, on Oct.26. In the second quarter, BC’s quarterback, Braden Wingle gave the Renegades their first touchdown of the game. In the same quarter, BC’s freshman Malik Delouth made a 13-yard touchdown. By end of the first half, BC was up 14-10. In the ...

Midseason NFL power rankings and three-word game

Tyler Frost

Tyler Frost, Reporter

November 4, 2019

We have seen a wildly entertaining NFL season thus far. We have reached the midway point in the season, which is a fitting time for all teams to assess...

BC Renegades Host Preseason Game Against the Central Valley Marlins

Bianca Cacciola, Reporter

October 30, 2019

BC baseball hosted the first preseason game for the upcoming year on Oct. 12. No score was kept as the Renegades hit the field and faced the Central Valley Marlins. With high hopes in mind and eyes on the prize, the team’s goal remains the same for their 2020 season. “Our goal this year, as well as every year, is to win the state championship,” said Ryan Darbee, the Renegades’ sophomore third basem...

Pickleball Tournament in Bakersfield Supports Local Firefighters

Tyler Frost, Reporter

October 21, 2019

The nation’s fastest-growing sport reached Bakersfield with The Central Valley Classic commencing to benefit the local firefighter’s union. The charitable three-day pickleball tournament was the first official USA Pickleball Association (USAPA) sanctioned tournament in the Central Valley. The classic, presented by Brand New Day, was hosted at the Greenacres Pickleplex in...

The Condors set to return

Tiarra McCormick, Reporter

October 4, 2019

The Bakersfield, Condors owned by the Edmonton Oilers, hosted their preseason game on Sept. 27 against the Stockton Heat. The home game took place at the Mechanics Bank Arena. The Condors mascots Colonel Claw’d, Baby Cal, and Riggs are used to helping keep the momentum going when there is a break during the game. There are thirty-eight players on the team that play in vario...

Gades falter in the last few minutes

Haley Duval, Senior Photo Editor

October 4, 2019

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