Bakersfield Sports News

Local high school, college, and pro sports news in Bakersfield, CA
  • Wednesday Apr 22 | via Tehachapi News 

    Freshman baseball slips up, then sweeps Blades

    The undefeated freshman Tehachapi High School baseball team lost the advantage of a 6-run lead after the second inning, allowing Independence to score 11 unanswered runs. The end result netted Tehachapi its first loss of the season as they fell to the Falcons 11-6 on Monday, April 13..


  • Wednesday Apr 22 | via 

    Chargers tackle Lions in season opener Sept. 13

    In what is now becoming like another Christmas Day celebration, the NFL on Tuesday released its 2015 regular season schedule. For some, the day is almost like a holiday.


  • Monday Apr 20 | via The Fresno Bee 

    The Bee'S Winter All-Stars: Outstanding Offensive an...

    She's qualified because: Playing beyond her years on a team with three fellow sophomores, two juniors and two freshmen, and in a program that had delivered recent Bee Players of the Year Brooke Johnson, Bayli McClard and Madison Parrish, Sumilong averaged 20.6 points for a 21-7 team. The Bullpups beat Liberty-Bakersfield 54-36 in the first round of the Central Section Division I playoffs behind her 38 points - tied for the fourth-best single-game performance in school history, according to section historian Bob Barnett.


  • Friday Apr 17 | via LA Daily News 

    USC football lands Paraclete football star Melquise ...

    As the offers rolled in for Paraclete junior running back Melquise Stovall during the winter, it was clear he would become one of the area's most sought-after seniors entering the 2015 season. Stovall, an All-Area second-team selection at running back last year, announced Friday via Twitter that he would commit to USC, ending some of the speculation surrounding his decision.


  • Wednesday Apr 15 | via Huntington Beach Independent 

    High School Baseball Roundup: Vikings take Ryan Lemm...

    Marina High's baseball team completed a five-day run at the Ryan Lemmon Invitational April 9 by winning the tournament championship. The Vikings went undefeated at the annual spring break event and in the title game, survived Long Beach Millikan, 3-2, in 11 innings at Windrow Sports Park in Irvine.


  • Friday Apr 10 | via The Press-Enterprise 

    BASKETBALL: All-Star game salutes area's tradition

    With 20 of the Inland area's top senior boys basketball players, including five committed to NCAA Division I schools, the inaugural edition of the Inland Sports All-Star Classic will be an outstanding showcase of the talent that comes out of the Riverside/San Bernardino area. Saturday's 6 p.m. match up in the Perris Citrus Hill High gym features Team Tarkanian, coached by Corona Centennial's Josh Giles and Team Masi, coached by Woodcrest Christian's Scott Mossman .


  • Thursday Apr 9 | via The Fresno Bee 

    Prep basketball: Section title teams help fuel lineu...

    Clovis West's Landynn Munster, foreground, passes as she runs past Bishop Alemany's Jasmine Hardy, background, in the first round of the State CIF Open Division basketball playoffs March 13, 2015. Clovis West won 53-50.


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)