Sports - November 2013

The High School Cross Country State Finals were held Saturday in Fresno. McKinleyville's Morgin Coonfield finished 3rd with a time of 18:05 in the D4 race. Here is a link with complete results:



The NCS Football Division 4 Semi-Finals featured two Humboldt Del Norte teams. Fortuna and Del Norte. The Warriors have been the story of the postseason with their two upset wins to advance to the third round. The Huskies entered the matchup with a four-game winning streak and won the hard fought battle 21-20 at Husky Field in Fortuna.

It's that time of the season. When News Channel 3 Sports Director Manny Machado makes his way to the North Pole for Saint Nick's Picks. Every Friday leading up until Christmas, Santa will tell us some of the NFL teams that have been put on his nice list.

ROHNERT PARK – It is a good honor to be recognized by your conference, but a better one to earn acclaim against your regional peers.
Humboldt State’s Zach Hammond was voted to the 2013 Daktronics NCAA Division II Men’s Soccer All-West Region first team. 
The annual postseason awards program is sponsored by Daktronics, Inc. and voted on by the region’s sports...

The great thing about making the postseason is anyone has a chance. That was the case for the Del Norte football team. But as News Channel 3's Chet Davis explains. Getting that chance in the playoffs wasn't easy.


It's the Fab Ten!  The top ten football plays from the football season.  

It's week two of the NCS Football Playoffs. Four teams remain from the HDN. Fortuna and Ferndale took to the field Friday night. Eureka and Del Norte open the second round Saturday on the road. And the experts join us one last time for the Question of the Week. 


FORTUNA, Calif. -- Two HealthSPORT Fortuna Gymnastics team members competed in the USA Gymnastics NorCal Level 5 State Championships in Oroville on Nov. 9 and 10 and brought home medals for their efforts.


Mackenzie Hall, 11, and Katie Hurst, 12, competed amongst 300 of the best Level 5 gymnasts in the state. They are two members of the six-person HealthSPORT team, and they...

Jacks welcomes three talented rowers to program
 ARCATA – The life blood of every college athletic program is its recruiting, and Humboldt State rowing received an infusion of three talented rowers.
Less than two years removed from the NCAA Division II national title, the Lumberjacks program under the direction of head coach Robin Meiggs has signed Brooke Gibboney, Samantha...

A total of eight College of the Redwoods athletes earned first-team all-conference selections and CR head women’s soccer coach J.D. Davidson was named the Golden Valley Conference’s Coach of the Year this week, officially capping off CR’s 2013 fall sports season.

Despite a winless 0-13 campaign this fall, according to CR Athletic Director Joe Hash, the coaches of the GVC, who make up...