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Bishop Union opens the 2015 football season August 28

Bishop Union High School football opens the 2015 season at home Friday, August 28th.  The Bronco varsity will host Whittier Christian at 7pm.  The game will be broadcast live on AM 1230 KBOV and streamed live here at kibskbov.com.  This year marks the 35th consecutive season for live Bronco Football on KBOV.  Arnie Palu and Rock Baker will have the call.

The Bronco Varsity is under the direction of Coach Bill Egan.  2015 marks the 15th season for Bishop’s head coach.  Egan has guided the Broncos to the playoffs in each of his first 14 seasons including a CIF southern section championship in 2010.

Bishop JV football will open the season on the 28th at 4pm welcoming Carson City High School to town.  Carson is a fill in opponent since Whittier Christian is not bringing at JV this season.  The Bronco JV are under the leadership of first year head coach James Ferrell.  Ferrell has been an assistant for 5 seasons.

Both Bishop varsity and jv will travel to Boron this Friday, August 21st for a three way scrimmage with Boron and Desert.  Bishop has a history with both programs, defeating Boron in the 2010 CIF championship game and facing Desert for years before Desert left the High Desert League in 2012.  Fridays scrimmage begins at 4pm for the JV with the varsity starting at 6pm.

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Cover Photo by Gary Young, #8 Hunter Kampmoyer.