|Congratulations to Zach Gomez|
Congratulations to Garces Ram tennis player Zach Gomez on receiving the Bob Lynn Sportsmanship Award on Sunday, March 22nd at the Bakersfield Racquet Club. To carry on the legacy of tennis sportsmanship that Bob Lynn demonstrated, fostered, and loved to see, his family created the Bob Lynn Sportsmanship Grant. This annual award consists of a plaque and a $500 scholarship for two outstanding juniors, one boy and one girl. Pictured with Zach are Bob Lynn, Grace Booth and Marc Frederic.
|Congratulations to Eagle Scout Sam Birchfield|
Congratulations to Garces senior Sam Birchfield on achieving the rank of Eagle Scout with the Boys Scouts of America. Sam's Eagle Scout Community Service Project was to build a shade structure for the wild boar exhibit at the California Living Museum.
|Bakersfield Jockey Club Honors Kendall Rudie, Julieanne Finch, & Renee Ramirez|
Congratulations to Kendall Rudie (Girls Swimming), Julieanne Finch (Girls Track) and Renee Ramirez (Softball) for being honored as outstanding student athletes in their respective sports by the Bakersfield Jockey Club on Monday, March 23rd.
|Congratulations to Cameron Aragon|
Cameron Aragon participated in the Distinguished Young Women of Bakersfield Class of 2016 program on Saturday, March 14th and won the Talent Award scholarship! She was also named 2nd runner up. Congratulations Cameron!
|CIF Spirit of Sport Award|
Congratulations to Tanner Henderson on being nominated for the CIF Spirit of Sport Award! This award recognizes one male and one female student-athlete during each season of sport. Student-athletes are selected based on exemplary sportsmanship, school/community service and leadership.
|Leaders in Life Conference|
Garces Memorial was represented at the Leaders in Life Conference by 20 outstanding freshman students. The students were accompanied by Garces Couselors Deborah Sakowski and Lacy Coppolo. The students who attended the conference were: Aleeah Sias, Maggie Waguespack, Mckenzie Norman, Molly Soper, Emily Demler, Gahan Ritonga, Cameron Ludwick, Meg Blaine, Claudia Millar, Mariana Iturry, Erin Garcia, Emma Antongiovanni, Shaina Looker, Kaitlyn Cooper, Matt Anspach, Zack Hebbard, Andrew Orozco, Moises Gonzalez, Emily Demos, and Anne Arriola.
Congratulations to the Garces Girls Basketball team who went undefeated in league play and are the 2015 SWL Champions!
Back Row: Tod Denison, Jasmine Scott, Riley Tucker, CJ West, Jules Olvera, Kayla Scott, Nate Scott & Andrea Flores. Front Row: Victoria Cruz, Marissa Ramirez, Lisa Darquea & Rhiana Dougan.
Congratulations to Rhiana Dougan who was honored by the Bakersfield Jockey Club as an outstanding student athlete in Girls Basketball.
|Garces Tennis #1 Fan|
A new bench for the tennis courts was donated to Garces by a group of tennis parents in honor of Mrs. Annabel Johnston, mother of Garces head tennis coach Barb Johnston Hill. At 91 years young, Annabel can still be found court side cheering on the girls and boys tennis teams. The Garces tennis families wanted to thank Annabel for her many years of support and generosity. She is truly the #1 Fan of Garces Tennis.