Bakersfield Sports News

Local high school, college, and pro sports news in Bakersfield, CA

  • 2 hrs ago | via Marin Independent Journal 

    College football: Arizona wins, reaches Pac-12 title...

    Nick Wilson ran for 178 yards and three touchdowns, and 12th-ranked Arizona held off No. 13 Arizona State 42-35 in the Territorial Cup to win the Pac-12 South title.


  • Wednesday | via The Fresno Bee 

    Football feast heavy on playoff implications

    Mississippi State quarterback Dak Prescott looks for an open receiver in the first half of an NCAA college football game against Vanderbilt on Saturday, Nov. 22, 2014, in Starkville, Miss. No. 4 Mississippi State won 51-0.


  • Tuesday Nov 25 | via 

    Howell: Patterson boosts Ole Miss

    Thanksgiving week does not slow the flood of recruiting news as many high school seasions wrap up and we edge closer to National Signing Day. Here are the latest happenings from the Mid-South.


  • Saturday Nov 22 | via The Fresno Bee 

    Out of control: FSU, OSU just win, baby

    Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston, left, congratulates Nick O'Leary on a touchdown during the first half of an NCAA college football game against Boston College in Tallahassee, Fla., Saturday, Nov. 22, 2014. Ohio State finally took control of its game against Indiana in the fourth quarter.


  • Friday Nov 21 | via The Fresno Bee 

    Prep roundup: Fowler captures D-IV volleyball title;...

    Jessica Dondlinger had 11 kills, six blocks and seven digs to power second-seeded Fowler High to its first Central Section girls volleyball title, a 25-20, 25-19, 25-17 victory over No. 5 Kingsburg in the Division IV final.


  • Friday Nov 21 | via The Fresno Bee 

    Prep football roundup: Sanger again gets best of CMA...

    Any thoughts that a rematch between Sanger and Memorial highs in the playoffs would be any different than the regular-season meeting were quickly dispatched Friday night. Running back Sawyer Pittman broke free for an 86-yard touchdown run on Sanger's first play from scrimmage and the No.


  • Thursday Nov 20 | via The Fresno Bee 

    Prep football: All-Out Blitz preview for playoff Week 2

    There's nothing subtle about Matt Johnson's message as coach of Edison High's football program, the one that last won a Central Section large-schools title 39 years ago. For all the school's talented legacy that includes Tim McDonald, Ricky Manning and Khari McGee, there's the harsh reality that the Tigers have won but two Division II championships since beating Bullard to complete a 13-0 season for the section Yosemite Division crown in 1975.


  • Thursday Nov 20 | via 

    College football preview: Top 25 teams try to avoid ...

    When there are only three Top 25 head to head games on the college football schedule, the weekend can seem like a total loss. However, the chance of upsets increase tenfold with such an imbalanced schedule, in late November.


  • Wednesday Nov 19 | via UC San Diego Tritons 

    UCSD Travels to Washington for West Region Crossover...

    THE SCHEDULE Game Two West Region Crossover Classic vs. Seattle Pacific Friday, Nov. 21 5:00 p.m. Sam Carver Gymnasium Bellingham, WA Live Stats/Video Game Three West Region Crossover Classic vs. Western Washington Saturday, Nov. 22 7:30 p.m. Sam Carver Gymnasium Bellingham, WA Live Stats/Video WHO'S BACK, WHO'S NOT SNAPSHOT The Tritons bring back three starters from last year's team that finished 16-11 overall and 13-9 in California Collegiate Athletic Association play including First Team All-CCAA honoree Miranda Seto .


  • Tuesday Nov 18 | via Contra Costa Times 

    Brentwood News Around the Horn: Antioch runs past Sa...

    After a 1-9 season in 2013, the Antioch High Panthers football team hosted San Leandro and won 50-26 in the first round of the North Coast Section Division I playoffs on Nov. 14. On the first play from scrimmage, Antioch running back Najee Harris found pay dirt on a 73-yard touchdown run. Harris scored three more touchdowns and broke a school record with 371 yards rushing yards on just 30 carries.


  • Monday Nov 17 | via Tehachapi News 

    THS competes in CIF South Area Tennis

    Tehachapi was well represented in the CIF South Area Tennis individual championships at Wasco High School earlier this month, sporting both singles and doubles qualifiers from the South Yosemite League. Ashley Rush, the tournament's No.


  • Saturday Nov 15 | via The Fresno Bee 

    Local sports briefs: Fresno State signings: Fresno S...

    Slugging first baseman-outfielder Dominique Jackson of Chico's Pleasant Valley High highlights a five-player recruiting class announced Friday by the Fresno State softball team. Jackson, a two-time Northern Section MVP as voted by media in that region, had 13 home runs and 43 RBIs last season for the Vikings.


Bakersfield High Schools

Bakersfield High (1241 G Street)
Beardsley Junior High (1001 Roberts Lane)
Centennial High (8601 Hageman)
Chipman Junior High (2905 Eissler Street)
Compton Junior High (3211 Pico Avenue)