Bakersfield Sports News
Local high school, college, and pro sports news in Bakersfield, CA
Friday Jan 16 | via The Fresno Bee
Vance Sams, a two-way starter at offensive tackle and middle linebacker, tackles personal hardships and a load of opponents while leading Edison to 12-2 record and first top division section title in 39 years. Related story Blending a combination of speed, power and strength rivaled by few in section history, the Tri-River Athletic Conference Player of the Year rushed for 1,830 yards and 21 touchdowns this season and school-record totals of 5,235 and 59 in a three-year career. Comment?
Thursday Jan 15 | via The Reporter
Vanden High School's boys junior varsity basketball team had a rough Solano County Athletic Conference opener on Thursday night as visiting Benicia cruised to an 85-56 win at James Boyd Gymnasium. Benicia scored 40 points in the first half, and then broke the game open by outscoring the Vikings 25-10 in the third quarter. Comment?
Monday Jan 12 | via Tehachapi News
Brooke Boyd drives to the basket during the Lady Warriors home game against South on Jan. 6. Tehachapi beat the Rebels 80-23. Photo by Shane Vine. Comment?
Friday Jan 9 | via The Fresno Bee
Sophomore Adrian Antunez scored 17 points as top-ranked Clovis West closed its nonleague schedule by coasting at home against Independence 55-35. The 11-4 Golden Eagles will open the Tri-River Athletic Conference next Friday at No. Comment?
Thursday Jan 8 | via The Fresno Bee
Impressive starts highlighted by championships at marquee tournaments have drawn national attention for the Buchanan High boys and Central girls soccer teams. Buchanan's boys, who captured the Lotto Sport Western Showcase in San Clemente with wins against two Southern California powers and the reigning Arizona champion during an 8-1 start, has risen to No. Comment?
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