Bronco varsity boys played Mineral County High School, the host team, in their first game of the Serpent Classic, in Hawthorne, Nevada. fell behind 12-2 in the first few minutes and fought hard to come back to win 53-43. lead by Seniors Thomas Montoya with 18 points and Ty Tucker with 12 points. had a great defensive team effort in the last 7 minutes of the game. Coach Mark Olsen commented, ” I’m very proud of the boy’s tenacity and fight after falling behind early.”
Next, Bishop will play Smith Valley @ 1215 pm on Friday, followed by Yerington @ 400 pm. On Saturday we play Virginia City @ 930 am and finish with Lincoln County @ 230 pm. Mark
Varsity girls played Dinuba Thursday at 6pm. Score was 42-41, winning shot was a free throw at the last 16 sec by Tamia Shoshone.
Maria Jimenez (jr) was leading scorer with 17, Topah Scherer (fr)-2, Sabrina Barlow (jr)-3, Cienna Martinez (jr)-7, Eva Lent (so)-7, Tamia Shoshone (sr)-6. The Broncos are coached by Rebecca Andreas and will continue play in the Corcoran tournament today.
Lone Pine JV 12
Lee Vining 22
Lee Vining girls hosted Lone Pine JV in a classic Hwy 395 match-up. The Lady Tigers won the match 22-12 in a fierce defensive battle. Defensively the Ladies were led by freshman Isabel Calderon with a team High 8 steals and 5 rebounds. Freshman Karlina Duro also sparked her team with 4 timely steals. Offensively Marlen Cornejo led her team with 8 points. Julie Harris also had a good game with 14 rebounds, 7 steals, and 4 assists. The Tigers travel to the Coleville Tournament on Friday to face Sage Ridge at 3pm.
The lady tigers are 1-1 in the pre-season.
The Bishop Union High school boys and girls cross country team traveled to Fresno on Thursday, November 20th for the CIF central section championships. Both the Boys and girls teams placed second in the High Desert League to champion Rosamond. The Bishop girls placed 8th in the field Thursday with the boys finishing in 14th.
The Broncos top finishing girl is Makayla McDevitt who came in 24th. Olivia Grah was right behind McDevitt in 27th. Chloe Almeida (45th), Aidana Lanane (47th), and CC O’Dell (55th) round out the girls field.
Duncan Reid was the top boys finisher with a very strong 11th place. Brother Carson Reid was less than a minute behind taking 40th. Jordon Kost (72nd), Dylan Fitt (82nd), Thomas Sills (101st), Sam Omandi (102nd) and Jose Moreno (104th) also represented Bishop Union High School.
6:00 p.m. Tri-County Fairgrounds, Home Economics Building
$25.00 or $30 the day of the event
Tickets available at: Looney Bean 399 N. Main St., Bishop, CA
Price includes: Entrance to event; Music by 2nd Hand Smoke, 3 carne asada tacos by Rudy’s Mad Dogs, beer/wine/spirits tasting and a Door Prize entry! Silent Auction items, Raffle items, & a 50/50 drawing!
Bishop high school volleyball traveled to rival Kern Valley this past Tuesday (October 14th) earning a split in two games.
The varsity fell to KV in straight games with the JV winning in two.
The varsity fell to KV 25-17, 25-18 and 25-15. The loss evens the Bronco High Desert League record to 2-2 at the midway point of league play.
All teams are chasing 4-0 Frazier Mt. with Kern Valley ahead of the Broncos in the standings at 3-1.
California City is 1-3 and Rosamond is 0-4 in HDL play. Individual statistics for the Broncos include Sammy Powell with 5 kills and 2 aces, Cierra Rossi, Kiara Cox, and Carly Todd each had 4 kills. Staci Sonke delivered 3 aces and 16 assists and Gabi Cortez chipped in with 18 digs.
The Bronco JV did their part to spoil homecoming at KV with a straight games win, 25-18 and 26-24. Rebekah Riesen had 2 aces, 2 kills. Edi Lou Arrowood had 2 aces, Haley Hersley served up 3 aces and 2 kills. Both Ashley Worley and Topah Scherer had 4 kills.
The Broncos start the second half to High Desert League play Thursday, October 16th hosting Rosamond. JV starts at 4pm with the varsity game to follow.
The Bishop Bronco Varsity Volleyball team improves to 2-0 in high desert league play with a strong win over California City. The Broncos swept the visiting Ravens 25-19, 25-12, 25-22.
Individual statistics for the Broncos include Naya McCoy with 4 kills and 6 digs. Cierra Rossi had 7 kills and 9 digs. Sammy Powell had a team high 12 kills along with 10 digs.
Sophomore Kiara Cox celebrated her sweet 16 birthday with 5 kills.
Senior Staci Sonke stuffed the stat columns with 7 aces, 5 kills, 26 assists, 10 digs. Gabi Cortez added 13 digs with Maria Jimenez chipping in with 2 aces and 11 digs.
The Bishop JV won in straight games, 25-11, 25-21. Edi Lou Arrowood helped out with 3 kills. Ashley Worley had 2 aces and 6 kills. Topah Scherer had 2 aces and 3 assists with Kassidie Duckey logging a team high – 4 kills with 5 assists.
Bishop Volleyball will travel to Frazier Mt. Thursday, October 9th, and stay on the road Tuesday, October 14th at rival Kern Valley.
Bishop’s next home volleyball game will be on Thursday October 16th when they host Rosamond.
Listen to this week’s Saturday Sports Roundup with Arnie Palu, by clicking HERE. This week’s Sports Show features interviews with Seniors: Staci, Cierra, Naya, and Sammy and with Coach Frigerio. Audio Available online until Monday morning, October 13th, 2014.
TIME TO DO IT LIKE THE PROS: Sunday, August 10th, we’re preparing our Junior Golfers with the SAME FORMAT as the National Competition.
TEST YOUR SKILLS RIGHT HERE WITH THE KIBS/KBOV DRIVE CHIP AND PUTT COMPETITION
Preparing you Here: Local, Sub-Regional, and Regional Qualifying is conducted in all 50 states. The Championship Final will be held on April 5, 2015 at Augusta National. Check www.drivechipandputt.com/ for all Qualifying locations.
Junior golfers will have the opportunity to participate at 256 local qualifiers around the country throughout the summer of 2014.
Sign up at the Bishop Country Club, or Call 760 – 873 – 5828 to Register.
Support the Eastern Sierra Junior Golf Association
Registration is $5. All proceeds go to the Eastern Sierra Junior Golf Association. Big thanks to Joe at the Bishop Country Club for his work with the talented young golfers of this program! It starts, here.
1. Each participant will compete in all three skills (Drive, Chip, and Putt).
2. Participants will accumulate points in each skill. The participant with the highest number of accumulated points will be declared the Overall Champion of his or her age category. First, second, and third place winners of each individual skill will also be recognized.
3. In the case of tie in the overall score, the putting rank will serve as the tiebreaker.
* All scoring will be based on a 25-point-per-shot basis, with each participant taking three shots per skill. Each participant will accumulate points per shot in all three skills (maximum of 75 points per skill = 25 points per shot x 3). The overall champion in each age category will be determined by the participant with the most points accumulated between all three skills (maximum of 225 points – 75 points per skill x 3).
Prizes will be awarded in each Age Bracket.
FOUR AGE CATEGORIES: 7-9, 10-11, 12-13, 14-15
Participants will be grouped based on their age as of the championship final on Sunday, April 5, 2015. Participants must be at least 7 years of age on Sunday, April 5, 2015 and may not be older than 15 years of age on Sunday, April 5, 2015.
SO, MEET US AT THE BISHOP COUNTRY CLUB ON SUNDAY, AUGUST 1OTH AT 4 PM.
Bringing the National “Drive Chip & Putt Championship” Format to Bishop, California with the 1st Annual KIBS/KBOV Drive Chip & Putt Competition