Bakersfield Sports News

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

  • Tuesday | via 

    SLP Orioles win second straight

    There was plenty of holiday cheer for St. Louis Park Orioles fans Tuesday night when Sophia Noreen scored the game winning goal with 4:35 left in regulation to lead them to a 3-2 win over the North Wright County Riverhawks at The Rec Center. The game was rescheduled from November 22 and played on the East Rink due to the Benilde-St.


  • Monday Dec 15 | via Tehachapi News 

    Lady Warriors edge Bulldogs; claim Shafter tournamen...

    Lady Warriors junior guard Dani Peacon dribbles past a Mira Monte defender during the 2014 Girls Varsity Play with Honor Tournament at Shafter High School on Dec. 13. Peacon was named the tournament MVP. Photo by Matt Martz/Tehachapi News.


  • Saturday Dec 13 | via The Press-Enterprise 

    FOOTBALL: Faimalo, Harman rise to occasion

    Guys like senior Malik Lovette , junior receiver Khris Vaughn , senior cornerback Isaiah Armstrong and linebacker Matteo Biscotti have racked up big numbers, big games, and subsequently, big victories for the Wildcats. On Saturday night, the less heralded - but just as lethal - duo of Taimon Faimalo and Joey Harman took their turns in the limelight and played critical roles - to the tune of six touchdowns - as Redlands East Valley rallied to win its first state playoff game with a 59-42 victory over Bakersfield Ridgeview in the Division II SoCal Regional game at Redlands Citrus Valley High School on Saturday night.


  • Saturday Dec 13 | via The Press-Enterprise 

    FOOTBALL: Redlands East Valley rallies to reach stat...

    Redlands East Valley's running back Joey Harman breaks free for a first down run against Bakersfield Ridgeview in the first half of the CIF State Div. 2 SoCal Regional Bowl game Saturday in Redlands, CA.


  • Friday Dec 12 | via San Bernardino County Sun 

    New goal, same approach for Redlands East Valley foo...

    It's Week No. 15 in the high school football season and the goal remains the same for the Redlands East Valley football team.


  • Friday Dec 12 | via 

    Christian Brothers Relieves Scott Vogel Of Head Coac...

    Scott Vogel will not get a third season to be the head football coach at Christian Brothers as he has been dismissed according to the Christian Brothers Athletic Director Mike Kelly. "Coach Vogel has worked extremely hard and has improved our football program during his stint.


  • Wednesday Dec 10 | via Daily Pilot 

    Briefs: UCI men's soccer trio honored

    UC Irvine senior Cameron Iwasa has been named first-team All-Far-West Region by the National Soccer Coaches Assn. of America.


  • Tuesday Dec 9 | via Contra Costa Times 

    Brentwood News Around the Horn: Freedom and Liberty ...

    The Freedom High boys basketball team defeated Cosumnes River-Elk Grove 71-70 in the championship game of the McKinleyville Tip-Off Tournament on Dec. 6. In a back-and-forth championship game, the Patriots trailed by four points heading into the fourth quarter but rallied to outscore Cosumnes River 25-20 in the final period to secure the one-point victory. Jovian Cormier and Jason Augliera combined for 33 points to lead the Patriots to their fourth consecutive victory.


  • Monday Dec 8 | via Tehachapi News 

    Lady Warriors place second in Liberty Challenge Cup

    Ashley Bishop fights off a Wasco defender during the Liberty Challenge Cup in Bakersfield this past weekend where the Lady Warriors finished second in their division. Bishop gave Tehachapi an early 1-0 lead in a disappointing 2-1 loss.


  • Friday Dec 5 | via The Fresno Bee 

    Boogaard: Edison scores late, defeats Liberty-Bakers...

    The Tide from the west side rolled into Sunnyside Stadium on Friday night, filling the parking lot 2 hours before kickoff, stuffing the north-side permanent bleachers, spilling over to portables as well, and hoping for something that last happened 39 years ago. Kamron Lewis caught a 63-yard touchdown pass from Hunter Swearingen with 6 minutes, 2 seconds remaining before intercepting a Hail Mary attempt in the final seconds as top-seeded Edison defeated No.


  • Thursday Dec 4 | via Glendale News-Press 

    Glendale High boys' basketball derailed by Stockdale

    Shortly after Glendale High's boys' basketball team suffered a 58-52 defeat against Stockdale of Bakersfield on Thursday night in a pool-play game of the Burbank High Tournament, Nitros Coach Steve Snodgress made a comparison. "Right now, we are a lot like our team from last year," Snodgress said.


  • Thursday Dec 4 | via The Fresno Bee 

    Prep football: Central Section championship game cap...

    Vance Sams and his Edison High teammates have faced their share of travails during the 2014 season, even while going 11-1 overall and sharing the County/Metro Athletic Conference championship. That matters little now, with the Tigers headed right where they had hoped to be, into Friday's Central Section Division I title game against Liberty-Bakersfield.


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)