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BC swim team ready for season

Jason Reed, Sports Editor

February 13, 2013

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The Bakersfield College swim team will start its season Feb. 16, and they are going into 2013 with high hopes and a new head coach. This is Matt Moon’s first time as a head coach; he spent his previous two years at the Union College, which is a private college located in Kentucky. Moon mentioned key returners and key freshmen for BC and also added that the entire team...

Six school records broken by BC swimmers

Six school records broken by BC swimmers

May 2, 2012

Bakersfield College's swim team hosted the Western State Conference Championships on April 19-21, and BC broke six school records along with five swimmers...

BC swimming takes first at home

Esteban Ramirez, Sports Editor

April 18, 2012

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Bakersfield College swim team took advantage of a couple teams that were short-handed by taking first at a home meet on March 30. BC took first out of four teams. Cuesta College took second, Santa Monica College third and L. A. Valley fourth. “I thought the kids were great,” said BC coach Charlie Pike. “They were all real competitive and most of them had season-highs....

BC swimming fights through hell week to get ready for conference

Meisha McMurray, Reporter

March 28, 2012

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Bakersfield College swimming traveled to Los Angeles Pierce where they competed against both Pierce and Cuesta College and split the two matchups on March 23. They just finished a stretch of grueling practices and swim meets known as hell week. BC’s men lost 131-65 against Cuesta, but defeated Pierce 65- 41. However, the women also suffered a loss from Cuesta 95-68. They...

BC swimming wins in dual meet

BC swimming wins in dual meet

March 14, 2012

Bakersfield College’s swim team hosted a dual meet against College of the Canyons on March 2, and won after having their last two meets canceled. BC...

Swimming team takes second in WSC relays

Nestor Fernandez, Reporter

February 15, 2012

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The Bakersfield College swim team started their season on Friday, Feb. 10   in the WSC John Joseph Relays at L.A. Valley College. The meet featured teams within their conference, and going into it, coach Charlie Pike considered this meet to be a low-key type of event, and a chance to see how his team is developing. The coach discussed the results of their first competitio...

ROUNDUP: Softball starts sluggish

Meisha McMurray and Nestor Fernandez, Reporters

February 1, 2012

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Bakersfield College softball traveled to Fullerton on Jan. 27 to play Cerritos College.  According to BC Softball Head Coach Sandi Taylor, they lost 7-3. Sophomore catcher Kara Frankhouser hit a homerun, a single and freshman infielder Sara Smith hit a double in the loss. BC also played a doubleheader against Fullerton College on Jan. 28 in which they won the first game...

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