Sports - October 2013

Both the College of the Redwoods men’s and women’s cross country teams finished second as a group at the Golden Valley Conference championships at West Valley High School in Cottonwood on Thursday, advancing to the Nor-Cal Championships next week at Folsom Lake.

CR’s Gabe Best and Elizabeth Duncan each earned All-GVC honors with top-seven individual finishes.

“We didn’t have...

Kaitlyn Clemann emerged on the volleyball scene as a junior last year. Now as a senior, she's taken her game to the next level. Chet Davis brings us the News Channel 3 Athlete of the Week. 

Two HDN athletes joined the top high school golfers in the North Coast Section today for Tournament of Champions. Held at the Peacock Golf Course in San Rafael. 

Mckinleyville’s Leilani Harling fired a 78 but it still wasn’t good enough to move on to the next round. Eureka’s Ashley Gutierrez shot a 93 and her season also comes to an end.

The fall sports season is coming to a close. On the tennis courts, one team finished undefeated for the first time in school history. News Channel 3's Chet Davis has the story in this week's Sporting Youth.


Here is the Fav Five of the week!  In the spirit of Halloween, the top play has some trickery!  

Eureka was trying to wrap up its first league crown since 2010. Arcata hosted rival McKinleyville and Hoopa was involved in another thriller with South Fork. We preview the Little 4 showdown between St. Bernard's and Ferndale. Both college teams are on the road this weekend. And 3 Deep Football expert Tag Wotherspoon has a special treat for a veteran North Coast sports writer.


PROVO, Utah – Cody Hoffman became the all-time career touchdown receptions leader to lead BYU to a 37-20 victory against Boise State Friday night at LaVell Edwards Stadium.

The former Del Norte Warrior recorded his 31st touchdown reception in the second quarter to pass All-American Austin Collie for first place in BYU history. He finished the game with four receptions and 57 yards...

College of the Redwoods scored back-to-back goals in the 75th and 76th minutes of a Golden Valley Conference women’s soccer match against Shasta in Eureka on Friday, but it wasn’t enough as the Corsairs fell 9-2.

Redwoods, which had been shut out in its previous seven GVC matches, finally broke the ice in the second half as Sara Masnica and Yadira Sanchez capitalized on a pair of...

The surprise team of the year in high school football has been St. Bernard's. And the Crusaders surprise play maker has been Chandler Wilson. News Channel 3's Chet Davis met with the senior wide receiver who's not used to wearing Crusaders' green and black.  Chandler is the Athlete of the Week.


SAN JOSE, Calif. - The Boise State women's golf team placed three individuals in the top 10 of the Colby Invitational Tuesday, finishing in second as a team.

McKenzie Ford and Sammie Pless each matched their career bests, finishing tied for fourth and seventh, respectively, and Samantha Martin registered her team-leading third top-10 finish of the season, concluding the tournament tied...