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Bronco Varsity Football Victorious

Big Win For Bronco Varsity Football

The motto of this years Varsity football team is “Family”. The Family had each others backs Friday night in Yerington Nevada. The Bronco boys rolled to a 29-12 victory.

Luke McClean

Behind the arm and legs of Sophomore QB Luke McClean, who went 6 for 9 passing and ran for 79 yards on 12 attempts, the Bronco offense was clicking on the first game of the season.

Mike Molina
Molina scores, gets mauled by Tristan Valle.

Mike Molina is the new running back for the Broncos. and Molina took over the game with his efforts. He rushed for 108 yards with three touchdowns.

Wesley Pettet, first Varsity TD

Sophomore Wesley Pettet scored his first ever Varsity TD on Friday Night. Pettet shined on defense with 6 tackles against Yerington.

Bronco Defense in action
Nowhere to run for Yerington’s Sophomore QB Donavan Coplin.

The Bronco defense looked solid all game long.  Edward Piper and Hunter Beall led all tacklers with 9 each.

Parra getting ready to deliver some punishment.

Lorenzo Parra was strong on both sides of the ball.  Parra had 2 key receptions in the 4th quarter on offense which kept the Bronco offense on the field and kept the ball away from Yerington which had some momentum in the second half.

jayden Braithwaite caught 2 passes from McClean.
Pettet avoiding the tackle from Yerington star Steven Keats.

Led by head coach Arnie Palu, this Bronco “Family” shined under the Friday Night Lights in Yerington Nevada. Next up – Boron for the Home Opener Friday Night, September 8th in Bishop.

Photos by Gary Young photography

you can check out all of my photos from JV and Varsity at this link

http://www.garyyoungphotography.com/p173689975

 

BRONCO FOOTBALL HOME OPENER!

The Bishop Broncos host Boron, tonight, for their home opener at John Schwab Field. There is no JV game. Kick-off is set for 7pm and all the action can be heard on 1230AM KBOV, with Deston Rogers and Rock Baker.

Out of the area? Listen online at http://www.kibskbov.com

The Broncos come into the game 1-0 after winning at Yerington on August 25th!

Here is a list of the remainng scheduled games to be aired on KBOV 1230 AM:

September 8th: @ home vs. Boron
September 15th: @ Ontario Christian
September 22nd: @ home vs. Silver Valley
September 29th: @ home vs. Yosemite
October 6th: @ home vs. Kern Valley
October 13th: @ Rosamond*
October 20th: @ Vasquez*
October 27th @ Cal City*

Nov 3rd: @ Kennedy High School (Delano)

 

*Denotes HDL Games*
**Games subject to change**

BRONCO GIRLS HOST FIREBAUGH IN C.I.F. SOFTBALL

Quarter Final Action at the City Park

The Lady Bronco’s fell short in CIF Quarterfinal action yesterday at the City Park vs a tough Firebaugh team by a final score of 4-2.

Chay Johnson pitched a strong 7 innings giving up 3 hits with 6 walks, striking out 7 Firebaugh batters.

At the plate:

Shawnau Johnson was 3 for 4

Hannah Waasdorp was 2 for 4 with a triple and a RBI

Chay Johnson was 2 for 3 with a double and a RBI

Haley Hersley went 1 for 3 in the game

 

Chay Johnson

 

Peyton Tetrick

 

Haley Hersley

 

Vic Begay

 

Chay Johnson

 

Bronco infield

 

Hannah Waasdorp

 

BRONCO BATS SILENT VS ROSAMOND

Broncos VS Roadrunners

The Bishop Broncos hosted Rosamond for a High Desert league game on Friday at Bishop High School. Bronco pitcher Cade Pascale was tagged for 3 runs in the first two innings and then found his groove and pitched well.

Cade Pascale delivering in the 1st inning.

The Bronco batting was the downfall to this match up as Bishop came to the plate 29 times and managed just one hit by Druw Allen.

Brodie Maloney sawing off the top of the ball for a ground out.
Cade facing off with the Roadrunner’s # 9 hitter.
Druw Allen getting the only hit of the game for the Broncos.
Michael Kubiak popping one up.
Mike Molina stranded at 3rd base.
A fine put out by Maloney to Kubiak on this base stealing attempt.
Errant throw drags Lorenzo Parra of the bag.
Maloney on the rundown..
With Kubiak making the tag!
Parra getting back to the bag on this pick off attempt.

The Desert Scorpions was not able to field a team for Tuesday’s game VS the Bishop Broncos, So the next game is Friday against Cal City at Bishop High School. First pitch scheduled for 3:15pm.

BRONCOS SOFTBALL

BISHOP LADY BRONCOS @ BORON

Posted by Seth Conners

The Bishop Lady Broncos defeated Boron on Friday by a score of 16 to 5.  Chay Johnson pitched another complete game going 7 innings, giving up 4 hits and striking out 5.  She also went 3 for 4 at the plate with a homer and 4 RBI.  The lady broncos were down 5 to 3 after 4 innings, but they exploded in the 5th with 8 runs on 8 hits.  They’re now 7-1-1 on the year.

Shawnau Johnson: 5 for 5, 3 triples, 4 RBI

Alondra Ojeda: 2 for 5, double

Peyton Tetrick: 2 for 5

Hannah Waasdorp: 1 for 3, home run, 2 RBI

Drew Dondero: 1 for 4, double

Julie Cepeda: 1 for 2

Vic Begay: 1 for 4

BISHOP BASEBALL

BISHOP @ BORON

Posted by Seth Conners

The Bishop Broncos had their three game win streak snapped on Friday, by Boron High, by a score of 10 to 0. The Broncos only two hits of the game came from Brodie Moroney and Blake Johnston.  The game was called after 5 innings for the sake of mercy.

LONE PINE SOFTBALL

Lone Pine softball team defeats Desert Christian in perfect weather on Saturday

Posted by Seth Conners

Final Score- LP 12  D.C. 5.
Juliann Jones pitched 5 innings:  no hits and 8 strike outs.
Celia Ray pitched for 2 innings: 5 hits and 3 strike outs
Batting:
Juliann Jones- 3/4 ….2 homeruns and 3 rbi
Celia Ray 1/4
Daisy Gutierrez- 3/4
Jessianne Joiner 3/4 and 1 rbi
Mariah Button  2/3 …..  triple and 4 rbi
Sarah Daughtry 1/1
Taylor Corona 1/4
Shelby Chavez 2/4 and 1 rbi
Berenice Gutierrez  1 rbi
Rebecca Tsosie 1/2

CHAMPS!!!

2017 City League basketball champions

Posted by Seth Conners

The City of Bishop would like to congratulate the 2017 City League Basketball Champions, High Country Lumber. High Country Lumber had a winning season record of 8-0. The championship game was played against Sweetwater with a final score of 71-56.

In the picture form left to right, Michael Allen, Danen Spoonhunter, Joseph Chartraw, Topah Spoonhunter, Eugen HeavyRunner, Darren Delgado, Troy Spoonhunter and Brad Weaver not pictured Simon Barlow and Derick Piper.

FOOTBAL CAMP

Sponsored by City of Bishop

Posted by Seth Conners

The City of Bishop is sponsoring a Bishop Union High School Football Camp! BUHS JV coaching staff will teach the fundamentals and skills of football to 6th, 7th and 8th graders. This will be a no helmets, no pads, and no contact camp. The camp will be April 14th-17th; from 3pm to 5pm, cost is $20 per participant. Register through April 10th at Bishop City Hall. Pre-registration is required.
All funds will support the Bishop Union High School Football Program. For more information call BUHS Varsity Football Coach Arnie Palu at (760) 937-4929, be sure to leave a message.