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Countdown: 4 Days

Bronco Football opens Friday

It’s Game Week!  Bishop Union High School opens the 2015 season with Varsity action at home with Whittier Christian and a JV game with Carson City.  JV at 4pm and Varsity at 7pm.  The varsity game will be broadcast live on AM 1230 KBOV and streamed live here at kibskbov.com, click on the listen live link Friday at 6:40 for the pregame show.

Today’s countdown spotlight is on Junior Quarterback Ryan Graves, #4.  Graves is a second year varsity player at Bishop Union High School.  In addition to quarterbacking the Broncos, Graves is expected to help out in the secondary this season.

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#4 Ryan Graves. Photo By Gary Young
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Bronco Football Countdown….7 days

Bishop opens play Friday, August 28th

7 days to Kickoff vs. Whittier Christian.  7pm on KBOV AM1230, and streamed live here at kibskbov.com, click on the listen live link Friday Night, August 28th.

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#7 BUHS grad Collin Batchelder

#7 Collin Batchelder.  Colling wore #7 as a Senior last year and is set to begin his freshman year at the University of Nevada Reno.  Who will step in and help fill “Batch’s” shoes on the Bronco Defense.  Batchelder started at strong safety for Bishop Union in 2014.  Collin’s high school highlights also included helping lead the BUHS JV to a perfect 10-0 season his sophomore season.

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Countdown, 8 days until Bronco Football

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.

 

2015 Bronco Football Schedule

2015 Bishop Union High School Football Schedule

The 2015 Bishop Bronco football schedule has been set. For the third consecutive season the Broncos will open up the season with Whittier Christian. 2015 will feature 4 home games and 6 road trips including trips to nearby Yerington Nevada and Mammoth. The 2015 schedule features a stretch of 4 consecutive road games beginning with a trip to Paraclete on October 2nd and finishes with back to back home games vs. Frazier Mt and rival Kern Valley closing out the regular season. The challenging schedule also again includes non-league games with private schools Arrowhead Christian (Redlands, CA) and Sierra Canyon (Chatsworth, CA). All Bishop Union High School varsity football games will be broadcast live on AM 1230 KBOV and streamed live at kibskbov.com.

Fri August 28th vs Carson City, 4pm JV
Fri August 28th vs Whittier Christian  7:00 Varsity

Fri. Sept 4th @ Yerington 4:30 (JV) 7:00 (varsity)

Fri Sept 11th @ Mammoth 7:00 (varsity)

Fri Sept 18th vs Arrowhead Christian 7:00 (varsity)

Fri Oct 2nd @ Paraclete 4:00 (JV) 7:00 (varsity)

Fri Oct. 9th @ Rosamond 4:00 (JV) 7:00 (varsity)

Fri Oct. 16th @ Sierra Canyon 6:00 (JV)
Sat Oct 17th @ Sierra Canyon 7:00 (varsity)

Fri Oct. 23rd @ Cal City 4:00 (JV) 7:00 (varsity)

Fri Oct 30th vs. Frazier Mountain 4:00 (JV) 7:00 (varsity) (home coming)

Fri Nov 6 vs Kern Valley 4:00 (JV) 7:00 (varsity)

2014 records for Bronco opponents
Whittier Christian, 1-9.
Yerington, 7-2, Nevada State Champions.
Mammoth, 4-6.
Arrowhead Christian, 12-2, CIF finalist.
Paraclete, 10-4, CIF finalist.
Rosamond, 3-7.
Sierra Canyon, 11-2, CIF Semifinalist.
California City, 5-7, CIF Semifinalist.
Frazier Mt, 1-11.
Kern Valley, 10-1, High Desert League champions, CIF 1st round.

cover photo by Gary Young.  #35 Lorenzo Para vs. Paraclete

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