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News Channel 3’s Alan Hoshida performs the National Anthem before the Humboldt Crabs-Bay Area Tides game Tuesday night at the Arcata Ballpark.

News Channel 3’s Alan Hoshida performs the National Anthem before the Humboldt Crabs-Bay Area Tides game Tuesday night at the Arcata Ballpark.

For the second straight year, Hoopa varsity football is looking for a new head coach.

After one season with the Warriors top job, Keoki Burbank has left for another Little Four school.

Burbank will serve as the St. Bernard’s quarterbacks coach. The Crusaders are the defending league champions.

Burbank is a St. Bernard’s graduate and went on to play quarterback at both CR...

The game of golf is getting a youthful injection these days. 22-year old, Jordan Spieth is the head of the movement. So it’s no wonder boys and girls are finding their way to the links. The Head Start First Tee Summer Program in Fortuna is giving kids K-8 the opportunity to learn about golf before they hit high school. Alan Hoshida has more with the sporting...

The Humboldt Crabs were trying to take 2 of 3 from the Healdsburg Prune Packers. Starting Pitcher Justin Mullins joins us in studio. And the winner selected for the Question of the Week will win a special prize. 

This is year two of the Junior Giants program here in the Redwood Empire. Mugsie Ortiz was selected as the recipient of the Willie Mac award.


Ortiz is eight years-old and from McKinleyville. He’ll be honored on the field at AT&T Park before the Giants-Astros game on August 12.  


On Wednesday night, he was the Humboldt Crabs bat boy and the home team did its...

Auto racing returns August first with the Southwest Tour Series making a stop at Redwood Acres.  It’s the second visit to the North Coast for the series and first since 2013.


Eureka’s own Brandon White is third in the points standings. He’s 40 points behind Ryan Voigt.


To get familiar with the track, two SRL racers were at the Acers Thursday taking in some...

Isaac Murphy is a member of the Humboldt Bay Rowing Association. The junior at North Coast Prep Academy started rowing just three years ago but he’s already become a standout in the sport. Competing internationally at the CanAmMex games earlier this month, he and the U.S. Junior National team took home two gold medals and a silver. Murphy is the News Channel 3 Athlete of the Week. Alan Hoshida...

The 12th Annual College of the Redwoods Athletics Dinner and Sports Auction will be held on Thursday, August 13th at the CR Gymnasium. The Dinner and Sports Auction is a benefit for CR student athletes and their sports programs.


This year’s event will highlight Marian Perry as the honoree and featured speaker. The event kicks off at 5:30pm with a no-host Social and Silent...

Athlete of the Week

Allen Smoot is tearing the cover off the ball in his first summer at the Arcata Ballpark.


Last week, the first baseman went 8 for 15 with two doubles and 8 rbi in four games.  


The San Francisco product leads the team in nearly every offensive category. Averaging over an rbi a game, Smoot is making his case for team MVP.


Smoot is the News Channel...

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