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Bronco Golf claims HDL title

Bishop Union High School continues Golf Dominance

The Bishop Union High School golf team wrapped up an undefeated 2015 High Desert League season with a strong win Wednesday.  The HDL finals were played at Rancho Sierra Golf Club near Rosamond.  The field played the 9 hole course twice.  Rosamond played host to the HDL finals with Bishop easily talking home the team victory.  2nd place California City finished more that 100 strokes behind the Broncos.  Senior Sean Mitton fired the low round of the day, a three over par 73.  Freshman Nic Orrill joined Mitton in the 70’s with a 79.  Next up for the Broncos is a trip to Visalia to begin the CIF central section post season.  The Broncos won the CIF central section championship in 2014.

Individual Scores Wednesday.
Sean Mitton 73
Nic Orrill 79
Gabi Cortez 81
Brian Jones 82
Charlie Boling 88
Ryan Kiddoo 92

Team Scores and Final Ranking
Bishop, 403  1st.
Cal City, 524. 2nd.
Kern Valley, 527 3rd.
Rosamond 570 4th.

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Bishop Bronco Volleyball Meeting

Bronco Volleyball Meeting Set

All parents and players interested in playing volleyball at BUHS for the 2015 Fall Season are invited to a meeting on Wednesday, March 11 at 7pm in the BUHS Library.  Coach Linda Frigerio describes the meeting as a “mandatory informational meeting”.  They will  be discussing program expectations and standards, as well as camp, fundraising, and tryout dates.
Please feel free to call Coach Frigerio at 760-937-3741 with any questions or concerns.
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Sports Show

The KIBS Saturday Sports Show

This past Saturday’s Sports Show is now available.   Click on the sports show link on the KIBSKBOV home page to get caught up with former Bronco baseball stars Keith Tatum and Nate Coakley.  Keith is playing baseball at Taft College and Nathan is set to begin his second semester at the University of St. Francis in Fort Wayne Indian.  The second half to the program is an interview with former Bishop football coach John Beck.  Beck is a Bishop High School grad who is currently the Head football coach at Arrowhead Christian Academy.   ACA defeated Bishop 20-15 this past season then went on to the CIF finals.

photo by Gary Young.  Keith Tatum congratulated by father and third base coach Jim Tatum following a home run in 2012.

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Broncos vs. Spirits at Bishop, Football 2014

Bishop vs. Paraclete Varsity Football


Bishop vs. Paraclete JV Football

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Photos by Gary Young.
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Broncos JV Football vs. Rosamond at Bishop, 2014

Broncos JV Football, 2014

Game: Bishop vs. Rosamond at Bishop


Photos by Gary Young.

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Bishop vs. Rosamond, Varsity Football 2014

Broncos Varsity Football, 2014

Game: Bishop vs. Rosamond at Bishop

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Another Win For Girls’ Varsity Volleyball

Bishop vs. Cal City

October 7, 2014

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Photos by Gary Young.
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BUHS Juniors vs. Seniors Powder Puff Football Game, 10/20/2014. Photo by Steve Dutcher.


Powder Puff Football Kicks Off BUHS Homecoming Week

BUHS Juniors vs. Seniors Powder Puff Football Game, 10/20/2014. Photo by Steve Dutcher.
BUHS Juniors vs. Seniors Powder Puff Football Game, 10/20/2014. Photo by Steve Dutcher.
Homecoming 2014 at Bishop Union High school kicked off in grand fashion Monday night with the traditional powder puff football game. The senior class held off a determined junior class for a 13-12 victory.
BUHS Juniors vs. Seniors Powder Puff Football Game, 10/20/2014. Photo by Steve Dutcher.
Boys Cheer Stunts at the Powder Puff Football Game, 10/20/2014. Photo by Steve Dutcher.
The Senior class was captained by Tessa Wright, Tamia Shoshone, Courtney Beaudean, and Miranda Barnes. The Junior captains include Jordan Boxley, Ciena Martinez, Kristy Dohnel, and Selena Duenas.
BUHS Juniors vs. Seniors Powder Puff Football Game, 10/20/2014. Photo by Steve Dutcher.
BUHS Juniors vs. Seniors Powder Puff Football Game, 10/20/2014. Photo by Steve Dutcher.
The Seniors scored first on a 10-yard touchdown run by quarterback Tamia Shoshone. Brenda Gonzalez would connect on the point after putting the seniors on top 7-0. The Juniors countered with a pair of touchdown runs by Selena Duenas and Maria Jimenez. Both Junior conversions where no good, putting the Juniors up 12-7. The seniors would take the lead back on a 30-yard touchdown run by Tanaya Morelock. The speedy senior sprinted into the endzone giving the Seniors the lead for good.
Defensive standouts for the Seniors included Tessa Wright (interception), Kayla Interbeiten, Tamia Shoshone, Gabby Morales and Miranda Barnes (interception). The junior defense was led by Ritz Garcia, Katrina Biehl (interception) Jordan Boxley, Kristy Dohnel, Selena Duenas, Maria Jimenez and Audrey Bear who recorded back to back sacks giving the Junior one last possession, however the Seniors would hold on for the win.
BUHS Juniors vs. Seniors Powder Puff Football Game, 10/20/2014. Photo by Steve Dutcher.
BUHS Juniors vs. Seniors Powder Puff Football Game, 10/20/2014. Photo by Steve Dutcher.
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Another Win for Varsity Girls’ Volleyball

Broncos Spike Cal City October 7th

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.
Fans were excited.
Fans were excited.
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.
Sophomore Kiara Cox Celebrates Sweet 16 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.

Bronco Varsity Girls’ Volleyball

See the Roster, HERE.

More Photos, HERE.

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.
Senior Sammy Powell, October 7, 2014.
Senior Sammy Powell, October 7, 2014.


Broncos Spike Cal City October 7th


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Bishop Broncos Football Team Hosts Golf Tournament Fundraiser

BUHS Football Hosts Golf Tournament at Bishop Country Club

Come support the Bishop Broncos Football Program and enjoy a day of fun and golf in the beautiful Eastern Sierra.

Four-Person Scramble with awards for the first, second and third place teams, as well as “closest to the hole” and “longest drive”, great raffle prizes and beverages to keep you hydrated here in the high desert.

A continental breakfast before play begins and a good old-fashioned western BBQ following the tournament is included!

Every golfer will have a member of the Football Team as his or her own caddy.


Date:          September 21, 2014

Time:         7:30 a.m.   Registration begins & 8:30 a.m.   Tee Off

Where:       Bishop Country Club


The cost to walk the course with a football player caddy is $25.00 per person for Country Club members ($50 w/cart) and $50.00 for non-members ($65 w/cart). You may pre-register your four-person team at Bishop County Club (873-5828) or register the day of the event.


All proceeds go to the Bishop Union High School Broncos Football program.


Questions or offers of tax-deductible sponsorship? Call Broncos Head Coach Bill Egan at 873-9270 or Barry Simpson at 760-872-3584 .

BUHS Football Hosts Golf Tournament at Bishop Country Club


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