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What happened 50 years ago?

By Kern Valley Sun / June 17, 2020

By Ray ConnerSports Editor With another week in the books, the trivia has once again become hit and miss. This week it’s a miss as only one coach, the original one, submitted a trivia question this week. The sports editor for the Kern Valley Sun also came up with a couple of 50-year-old trivia questions. […]

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Conner’s Corner

By Kern Valley Sun / June 17, 2020

Well in another step drawing closer to normalcy, the PGA held its first tournament since the lockdown. To be honest, I realize many people don’t watch golf on TV. As for me, I enjoy it because it helps me with my golf game. I watch as the pros line up a shot. I watch how […]

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Kern Valley Adult Co-ed Softball League begins play

By Kern Valley Sun / June 17, 2020

By Ray Conner Sports Editor On June 8 the field at Kissack Ballfield came alive as the Kern Valley Adult co-ed softball League began action. Seven games were played this past week. Opening the season was the Wild Bunch versus Freedom. In a close battle, the Wild Bunch was able to hold off Freedom 15-13. […]

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Do you know the answer?

By Kern Valley Sun / June 10, 2020

By Ray Conner Sports Editor Another week of trivia and this time it’s increasing again. Last week we only had a pair of questions from baseball and the pages of the Kern Valley Sun. This week a pair of questions from basketball, one from girls tennis, baseball, and two from the Sun will be offered […]

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Trivia goes on a Diet

By Kern Valley Sun / June 3, 2020

By Ray ConnerSports Editor It seems as the weather got hotter the trivia questions became slimmer. This week in the trivia game only two questions will be asked. One from baseball and one from the pages of the Kern Valley Sun. Also, another round of odd sports facts will be delivered. But of course, before […]

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Conner’s Corner: Another golfing adventure

By Kern Valley Sun / June 3, 2020

Just recently my wife and I had the chance to travel from California to go to Mesquite, Nevada to play golf in Arizona. With an opportunity to get away for a couple of days, my wife and I got on the road. My sister and brother in law live in Mesquite and are avid golfers. […]

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Kern Valley athletes making trivia exciting

By Kern Valley Sun / May 27, 2020

By Ray Conner Sports Editor Okay, another round of trivia is heading your way. There are only three questions this week, but they continue to make you want to try and come up with the right answers. For this writer my average is 1-for-as many questions as we had on the sports pages of the […]

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Perseverance at play for 17-year-old baseball prospect

By Kern Valley Sun / May 27, 2020

Courtesy of PRNewswire Jack Thunberg Refusing to leave campus at IMG Academy when the nation shut down on March 11, Jack Thunberg, a 17-year-old junior high school baseball player, continued to stay until the very last seconds on April 4 to train with his coaches and just a handful of teammates. Living in an incubator […]

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