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Top league player gives boost to women’s golf

Esteban Ramirez, Reporter

September 21, 2011

At the beginning of the season for the Bakersfield College women’s golf team, there has been good play and a record-breaking performance. They’ve gotten off to a good start with a 2-2 record, and the number one player in the league, Malea Miller, has given them the boost they’ve needed, according to head coach Bob Paillet. “We’ve done well to start, although...

COLUMN: Let’s find something to improve

Zak S. Cowan, Editor in Chief

September 21, 2011

As I was trying to make a list of some actions Ryan G. Beckwith, Bakersfield College’s new athletic director, could take to make the athletic department at BC even better, I found it difficult to find anything that really needed to be improved. Our facilities, like the football stadium and baseball/softball fields are magnificent, and our coaches do a great job utilizing...

Triathlon attracts professors, students, and octogenarians

Esteban Ramirez, Reporter

September 21, 2011

The Bakersfield Triathlon, held at Lake Ming on Sept. 19, showcased young talent winning, a performance by a Bakersfield College professor and some veterans of the sport. Michael Szewczyk, a 21-year-old who went to Garces High School, won the sprint section of the triathlon. That involved a half-mile swim, a 12-mile bike ride and a 3.7-mile run. “I felt good out there,...

SPORTS ROUNDUP: BC soccer takes first four games

SPORTS ROUNDUP: BC soccer  takes first four games

Meisha McMurray, Reporter

September 21, 2011

The Bakersfield College women’s soccer team has opened up its season with four wins. “We never predict how things will go, just hope to be better...

New athletic director has big plans for BC

New athletic director has big plans for BC

Zak S. Cowan, Editor in Chief

September 8, 2011

Ryan G. Beckwith, 32, was hired as Bakersfield College’s new athletic director over the summer and has big plans for the athletic department going into...

COLUMN: The losers deserve a little love

Zak S. Cowan, Editor in Chief

September 8, 2011

Chiefed  |  The Rip’s Editor in Chief tells you what’s what in sports.  With football starting tonight, I am so sick of all the talking heads telling me who is going to win the Super Bowl. So I’m here to do things a little different and predict the other side of the season and fill you in on who is going to have the worst record in the league and will pick first ...

BC defeats Pierce 32-19 in season opener

September 8, 2011

The Bakersfield College Renegades defeated L.A. Pierce 32-19 with the help of strong defensive play and an explosive offense to kick off the season with...

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