Wildcat Baseball Slides Into a New Season


Sofia Zendejas

Jackson Van Roekel getting ready to bat at home against Ridgeview on 3/6/18.

Taft’s Boys Varsity Baseball  played several games last week. They played in a tournament where they went 3-2 overall. The boys beat South High, West High, and Foothill. Unfortunately, the Wildcats lost their games against Mira Monte and Golden Valley. The Wildcats were supposed to play a game on February 27th, but it was cancelled.

They played the next day on the 28th at East Bakersfield High School. The team took home a win with a score of 13-6. On March 1st, the boys played at West High.

The Wildcats won Thursday’s neutral tournament game against West by a score of 5-1.

On the very next day, March 2nd, Taft beat Foothill’s varsity baseball team in a home tournament game against by a score of 11-2. This was a good win for the Wildcats as it boosted their confidence as they inch closer and closer to the start of the regular season.

This week’s highlights and results will be published soon.