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Rufus among team leaders in tackles vs. Wyoming

Rufus among team leaders in tackles vs. Wyoming

Bakersfield grad Asauni Rufus finished second on the team in tackles in Nevada Wolf Pack’s 28-21 loss to Wyoming on Saturday. … Read entire article »

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Moya unstoppable in Ridgeview win over BHS

Moya unstoppable in Ridgeview win over BHS

Ridgeview’s Jamar Moya came just two yards short of 200 yards from scrimmage in his Wolf Pack’s 27-10 win over the vaunted Bakersfield Drillers on Friday at historic Griffith Field. … Read entire article »

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Maston takes it to the house in Boise State blowout

Former Bakersfield High and College standout Mercy Maston picked off a pass and took it to the house for his Boise State Broncos in a 56-14 win over Virginia on Friday. … Read entire article »

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Rufus leads Nevada in tackles at Texas A&M

Rufus leads Nevada in tackles at Texas A&M

Bakersfield High grad Asauni Rufus has led Nevada in tackles every game this season and extended that to three straight games on Saturday in a 44-27 loss to Texas A&M. … Read entire article »

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Horton, Maston contribute in Boise State secondary

Horton, Maston contribute in Boise State secondary

Bakersfield grad Mercy Maston and Edison grad Tyler Horton each suited up for the Boise State secondary in the Broncos’ 16-13 win on Friday to start the season. … Read entire article »

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Late heroics propel Edison past Bakersfield

Edison head coach Matt Johnson dialed up a little something special to catch Bakersfield off guard and leave Griffith Field with a 14-7 win over the Drillers. … Read entire article »

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Rufus leads Wolf Pack in tackles in Nevada debut

Rufus leads Wolf Pack in tackles in Nevada debut

Bakersfield graduate Asauni Rufus made his Nevada debut in style by leading the Wolf Pack defense in tackles in the season-opening 31-17 win over UC Davis on Thursday. … Read entire article »

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Broadcaster, Driller legend Gifford passes away

Hall of Fame football player, legendary broadcaster and Bakersfield High graduate Frank Gifford passed away on Sunday at 84 years of age. … Read entire article »

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Rufus, Sanchez projected starters for Nevada in 2015

Rufus, Sanchez projected starters for Nevada in 2015

Bakersfield grad Asauni Rufus and Hanford grad Brayden Sanchez are both projected starters for Nevada on the preseason depth charts.. … Read entire article »

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McDonald’s Rams shut out Thomas’ Redskins

A pair of Valley alumni defensive backs squared off, as Edison grad T.J. McDonald’s St. Louis Rams shut out Bakersfield grad Phillip Thomas’ Washington Redskins, 24-0, on Sunday in Washington, D.C. … Read entire article »

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Thomas leads Redskins in tackles vs. Colts

Thomas leads Redskins in tackles vs. Colts

Bakersfield High and Fresno State graduate Phillip Thomas tied for the team lead in tackles for the Washington Redskins tackles in a 49-27 loss to the Indianapolis Colts on Sunday. … Read entire article »

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Mariscal’s 2 TDs help Liberty pull away in 2nd half

Mariscal’s 2 TDs help Liberty pull away in 2nd half

With a dominating second half, Liberty-Bakersfield put an end to one of the most impressive statistics on Friday night. … Read entire article »

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Burrell shines in crucial Bulldog win over Nevada

Burrell shines in crucial Bulldog win over Nevada

Bakersfield High and College graduate Brian Burrell put together one of the finest performances of his Bulldog career in Fresno State’s crucial 40-20 road win over Nevada on Saturday. … Read entire article »

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Bruce leads Bakersfield past Buchanan

Bruce leads Bakersfield past Buchanan

Buchanan made a game of it, but it was too much Drillers in the second half, as Bakersfield took a 49-17 win and advanced to the semifinals. … Read entire article »

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Undetered Liberty upsets No. 1 Bakersfield

Even while down two touchdowns to the defending state champion Drillers, No. 7 Liberty-Bakersfield stayed focused on the task at hand and waited patiently for its chance to strike. … Read entire article »

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