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BCC’s Black-Smith mulls move to four-year school
Former Silverado star excelled at Barstow Community College
The learning curve for Ebony Black-Smith appeared to be a very short one. The former Silverado girls basketball star made the jump to junior college ball as a freshman with Barstow Community College this season. She opened the season scoring 26 poin... Full story
Willis focuses on the present
Despite having pro scouts coming to watch him play, Austyn Willis remains focused on seeing his team succeed. Since being named a co-captain for the Barstow baseball team, Willis has embraced the role and likes what’s transpiring on the field.... Full story
Aztecs coach feels confident squad will finish atop of Desert Sky League
BARSTOW • A No. 8 ranking in the CIF-Southern Section Division 5 poll doesn’t mean much for the Barstow High School softball team. At least not to coach Richard Johannsen. Even though Desert Sky League rival Silverado is third, Johannsen... Full story
Barstow baseball coach looking to his pitcher-catcher connection to lead Aztecs to playoffs
Squad begins tournament play in San Gorgonio
BARSTOW • If the Barstow High baseball team is going to improve on last season’s 10-10 record, coach Kenny Phillips said they’ll have to find a way to win more close games. In Phillips’ first season as coach last year, the Azt... Full story
Boston brothers embrace new roles on court
BARSTOW • One of the qualities of being a leader is making those around you perform at their best. Barstow boys basketball coach Prestonn Biggs says Cody Boston has taken on that role and made his teammates “that much better,” inclu... Full story
Hawks clinch DSL title
Boston twins come up big in loss for Barstow
VICTORVILLE • The Barstow boys basketball team couldn't hold to a halftime lead against Silverado in the teams' final Desert Sky League matchup Tuesday, as the Hawks ran off to 78-56 win and their fourth outright title in a row. With the win Si... Full story
Area Roundup
Barstow surprises Silverado in girls bball BARSTOW • Mirion Mims’ big game with 22 points, 20 rebounds and five steals helped carry Barstow past Silverado in a girls basketball game on Tuesday. Maxine Cooks added eight rebounds and thr... Full story
Aztecs beat Saints despite sloppy play
ADELANTO • The Barstow girls basketball team is looking to end the season strong and fighting for a playoff spot. The Aztecs (12-10, 5-5 Desert Sky League) beat Adelanto on Thursday night 60-37, but despite the 23-point margin, coach Jerry Enri... Full story
Aztecs beat Jackrabbits to keep title hopes alive
BARSTOW • With the league season winding down, the Barstow boys basketball team is still in the hunt for a possible Desert Sky League Championship. The Aztecs led the entire game against Victor Valley Tuesday night, jumping out to a 14-point le... Full story
Burroughs takes windy game from Lady Aztecs
RIDGECREST • The Lady Aztecs soccer team lost to Burroughs, 3-1, on Thursday. Like the boys game, the wind played a part on Thursday for the Barstow girls. “The wind was a big factor. One of their goals the wind put in,” said Lady ... Full story
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