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Renegade Wrestling Preview 2013

Robert Mullen, Reporter

September 12, 2013

Filed under Sports

With only four returning athletes, the Bakersfield College wrestling team may face an uphill battle this season, as it deals with one of the toughest conferences in the state with a team almost entirely composed of freshmen. Head Coach Bill Kalivas seems a little concerned over the youth of the team: “We’re a fairly young team, and in seven of the ten weights we’re...

BC wrestling gets momentum into Regionals with first-place victory

Jason Reed, Reporter

November 28, 2012

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The Bakersfield College wrestling team took first place at the East Los Angeles Duals Nov. 17 at East L.A. College. In a tight-points race from first to third, BC led the way with 89, East L.A. took second with 88, Cerritos College took third with 81, and Victor Valley finished fourth with 60. “It’s kind of a good tune up before the Regionals,” BC coach Bill Kalivas...

BC wrestling takes second

BC wrestling takes second

November 15, 2012

On Nov. 10, the Bakersfield College wrestling team hosted the SCWA East Conference Tournament and was able to finish in second place after a slow start...

BC wrestling takes sixth at Modesto Tournament

Jason Reed, Reporter

October 17, 2012

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After a poor performance in the Santa Ana Tournament on Oct. 6 in which the Bakersfield College wrestling team finished in 12th place, they were able to finish six spots higher on Oct. 13 in the Modesto Tournament. “I think we had a very weak performance,” said coach Bill Kalivas, when asked about the team’s performance in the Santa Ana Tournament. Max Ramirez was...

ROUNDUP: Former BC basketball players take their talents to four-years schools

ROUNDUP: Former BC basketball players take their talents to four-years schools

October 3, 2012

Three former Bakersfield College basketball players from the 2011-2012 team have transferred to four-year schools, and BC coach Rich Hughes said this is...

ROUNDUP: BC wins with late goal

ROUNDUP: BC wins with late goal

September 19, 2012

It was a hard fought battle, but in the end the Bakersfield College Renegades inked out a 1-0 victory over Solana College on Sept. 14. The Renegades...

BC wrestling ready for new season

Jason Reed, Reporter

September 6, 2012

Filed under Sports

After a rough season filled with injuries and wrestlers unable to perform due to ineligibility, coach Bill Kalivas and the Bakersfield College wrestling team are back this year to redeem themselves and have bigger goals in mind. After finishing 10th in the state last season shorthanded on wrestlers, Kalivas believes his team can surpass what they accomplished last season...

ROUND UP: Fall semester sports coming to a close

ROUND UP: Fall semester sports coming to a close

November 30, 2011

This season for Bakersfield College women’s golf was filled with great individual performances, but they couldn’t put it together as a team. “I...

BC plays host to WSC foes in tourney

BC plays host to WSC foes in tourney

November 16, 2011

Bakersfield College’s wrestling team put together a good team effort tying for second at the Western State Conference Tournament. BC hosted the tournament...

Wrestling carries on despite injuries

Esteban Ramirez, Reporter

November 2, 2011

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Bakersfield College’s wrestling team got a big performance from Jacob Pendelton, who was hampered by a knee injury throughout the Meat Head Movers tournament at Cuesta College on Oct. 22. Pendelton hurt his knee in a tournament before and reinjured it during his finals match, but still managed to finish second in the 165-weight class. “It was tied at 5-5 when he got...

ROUNDUP: Renegade soccer shuts out Glendale College 3-0

ROUNDUP: Renegade soccer shuts out Glendale College 3-0

October 19, 2011

  Bakersfield College soccer sits at a record of 6-3-3 overall and 2-2-2 in conference play after defeating Glendale on Oct.11 and LA Valley College...

BC wrestling suffers a devastating loss of players for the season

Esteban Ramirez, Reporter

October 5, 2011

Filed under Sports

With 16 of their wrestlers not able to compete, Bakersfield College’s wrestling team went into the Duals Tournament with a lack of depth and experience. The Duals Tournament was supposed to last two days from Sept. 23-24, but the matches on Sept. 23 were canceled because teams were not able to stay overnight at Bakersfield. “Certain schools had physical impact, by...

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