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OPINION: The ‘Runners’ new marketing campaign

By Nate Sanchez Senior Sports Writer California State University, Bakersfield revealed its latest marketing campaign last week. The campaign will center around the slogan “We’re all ’Runners.” They’re starting a Kids Club presented by McDonald’s and reduced prices for season and children’s tickets. They gave us a new hashtag to use on social media: #ALLRUNNERS. … Continue reading

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Three more Roadrunners to play professionally

By Nate Sanchez Senior Staff Writer Welcome back! The Roadrunners’ athletic office has been making headlines all summer long, the first of which was two baseball players being taken in the Major League Baseball First Year Player Draft, with another signing a free-agent contract. Let’s take a closer look at Taylor Aikenhead, Austin Davis and Oscar … Continue reading

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Jeff Konya resigns

By Josh Bennett and Nate Sanchez Sports Editor and Staff Writer Jeff Konya is stepping down from his post as California State University, Bakersfield’s athletic director effective August 4. Konya has accepted the same position at Oakland University in his home state of Michigan. Konya’s biggest accomplishment during his three-year tenure in Bakersfield was ushering … Continue reading