When the going gets tough, the Tomahawks get tougher. With the championship title on the line, and one second remaining on the clock, it all came down to one final play of the game, one final play of the season for the sophomore Tomahawks and Southwest Mojos.
Warriors cross country gathered at Hart Park on Nov. 8 to compete in the SYL League Finals. THS cross country experienced some great finishes and some disappointment as the meet went on.
It’s rare in sports to have a weekend where all your teams win. That perfect alignment of the stars and planets prompts all your rooting interests to come together and gives you something to cheer about. Those weekends get even more rare when it comes to the postseason.
Aided by cold weather and a relentless defense, Mountain Football cruised to a CIF Division III first round playoff victory with a 34-8 drubbing over South.
The old saying "offense wins games, defense wins championships" might be true, but in the case of the hard-fought battle between the sophomore Tomahawks and the Eastern Sabers Saturday, Nov. 4, one team of 29 determined athletes became champions! One team performed at a new level not yet see…
Some of the Tehachapi Valley Wrestling Club wrestlers got an early jump on the season at the Kern County Wrestling Association's Zombie Takedown Tournament held Oct. 29 in Bakersfield.
For the second consecutive season, the Tehachapi Warriors regular season football finale against West High School had a lot of meaning. Last season the game played in Tehachapi meant win number 300 for Hall of Fame head coach Steve Denman and a piece of the South Yosemite League Championship…
The Tehachapi High School Lady Warriors golf team traveled to Buena Vista Golf Course for the last league tournament. The Lady Warriors entered the competition with a 6-point lead on the rest of the league. We needed to finish at least in 4th place to earn a piece of the championship.
Mountain Football was the epitome of resiliency in the regular season finale, scrapping and clawing their way to a share of the South Yosemite League crown in a thrilling 27-21 victory over West.
Eight regular season wins, one playoff win, and 419 points later, the sophomore Tomahawks are on their way to the conference championship game Saturday, Nov. 4, against the Sabers out of east Bakersfield. Clear your calendars, folks, this is a game you won’t want to miss!
Maybe you haven’t noticed, but there’s a dynasty building on the Mountain. The Tehachapi Lady Warriors are champions this fall, as are the Lady Braves and the Lady Indians. Volleyball has and continues to establish itself as a force in the South Yosemite League, and in 2017 they have three m…
Tehachapi High School cross country traveled to Hart Park Oct. 28 and participated in the third annual Rebel Invite hosted by South High School. The Warriors ran in five divisions and ended the day bringing home four individual medals.
The Braves scored a season-high in points, but a pair of late touchdowns helped Ridgeview escape with a 31-30 victory over the Braves last Friday afternoon.
After reaching the finals of the South Yosemite League individual tournament earlier this month, tennis standout Catrina Hibbard was one of only a few girls in Kern County selected to represent their school at the South Area Individual Tournament last weekend at Garces Memorial High School.
The varsity Lady Warriors headed into the final week of league play needing a win at Ridgeview on Tuesday night to clinch their second consecutive league championship.
Tehachapi first-year volleyball coach Rachel Wulff keeps her wants pretty simple to game management for the Warriors.
It's October, and the World Series has been set. The Los Angeles Dodgers, playing in the Fall Classic for the first time since yours truly was still sleeping on He-Man bed sheets and believing in Santa Claus, will take on the Houston Astros, who in 1988 were actually a National League team, …
In their last SYL match until league finals in three weeks, THS cross country felt like they were competing on Friday the 13th instead of Wednesday the 18th. The Warriors tied with teams in three of the five divisional runs and ended up on the short end of the tiebreaker rule in all three.
The traditional rivalry between Tehachapi and Garces football spans through generations and all ranges of age. It begins with 8-year-olds knocking pads between the Tomahawks and Irish and concludes with high school seniors winning in overtime with a PAT kick between the Warriors and Rams.
Following in the footsteps of the Tehachapi Falcons youth teams in the summer tournament series, the senior Falcons entered the Huntington Beach Iron Man tournament the last Saturday in September.
The Oak Tree Country Club Women’s Golf Club held its Eclectic Tournament on Oct. 12-13. While it is the last tournament of the year, it is also the most fun, so turnout for the event is usually good. And this year was no different.
With all the gloom and controversy centered on football and the NFL, the Tehachapi Tomahawks rise up and set forth a positive example to what is important to our athletes and organization: God, country and football. The respect, pride, dignity and unity bleed out of our athletes who hold tru…
Tehachapi Warrior cross country met Foothilll High School on the Trojans' home course in a non-league dual meet on Oct. 11. Although the Warriors ran the 2- and 3-mile course well, they came up against a strong Foothill squad that swept the Warriors convincingly in all four divisions. A scor…
I understand that many are feeling jaded about the sports offerings of today, and are tired of national anthem protests, political strife and underperforming national teams. For those I offer the potential cure to your sports malaise: pro rodeo.
Sitting high in the aluminum bleachers, you could feel the excitement through your feet and the electricity in the air as the Tomahawk family cheered on the first win for the junior varsity Tomahawks Saturday, Sept. 30 against the Highland Knights.
After a two-week break, Warrior cross-country was back on the run, traveling to Ridgeview High School to compete in the SYL Mini Meet #2. THS ran in the 5 divisions held on a 2-mile and 3-mile course.
When Toby Keith’s “I Ain’t as Good as I Once Was” blared on the stadium speakers just before kickoff a few Sundays ago, I couldn’t help but think how fitting the selection was. For the first time in nearly two decades, I was in front of a crowd playing a sport, albeit flag football and albei…
The Warriors were able to give Independence all they could handle last Friday night, nearly recording the win if it were not for a go-ahead touchdown with less than a minute to play in the game.
The Indians were able to find their rhythm on offense last Thursday afternoon, but two special teams scores proved to be the difference in a 28-14 loss to Independence.
The Braves played inspiring defense through two quarters before Independence found its footing in the second half, taking down Tehachapi 33-0 in the SYL opener for both teams.
On the weekend of Sept. 9 and 10, the T.M.R.H. Falcons traveled to Santa Maria to face off against teams from Burbank, Calabasas, and the host team from San Luis Obispo.
The Tehachapi High School girls golf team traveled to North Kern golf course Sept. 28 for a league match against the five other schools in the South Yosemite League.
Despite the fact that they were shorthanded by two players, the Lady Warriors were able to rally for a 7-2 victory last Thursday against East-Bakersfield.