Coaches Ashley Reyes celebrates with the Smith River Wildcats squad after placing first in the B-2 Division at the Jaycees Cheerleading Competition March 7 during the 8th Grade Boys Basketball Tournament. Courtesy photo.
For the past 52 years, Crescent City comes alive every March for its version of March Madness. What began as an eight-team, single-division, the eighth-grade boys basketball tournament has grown into an event that brings not only excitement, competition and sportsmanship to the coastal town …
Two Del Norte High School seniors finished their prep wrestling careers with impressive runs at the CIF State Wrestling Tournament last weekend in Bakersfield.
College of the Redwoods’ women’s and men’s basketball teams will each host a second-round California Community College Athletic Association (CCCAA) Nor-Cal state playoff tournament game tonight. Both teams are ranked eighth in Northern California.
The College of the Redwoods Athletics department held a short ceremony to announce the newest inductees to the CR Athletics Hall of Fame, which included father-daughter Del Norte High School graduates Bill and Amber Lund.
The California Department of Fish and Wildlife (CDFW) is offering nearly 100 special hunts on both public and private land for the upcoming spring wild turkey season, which opens statewide March 28 and extends through May 3.
Del Norte Recreation is taking signups for its Adult Basketball League. There are three divisions — men’s upper, men’s lower and women’s. All three are for ages 18 and older.
College of the Redwoods’ women’s and men’s basketball teams will each host a second round California Community College Athletic Association (CCCAA) Nor-Cal state playoff tournament game tonight. Both teams are ranked eighth in Northern California.
Del Norte High School’s Danika Scott claimed the CIF North Coast Section Wrestling Championship individual title Saturday night in Albany.
The historic run for Del Norte High School sports continues into the wrestling program. After finishing undefeated in the regular season for the third consecutive year, the Warriors swept into the Humboldt-Del Norte League Championships at Arcata High School and overwhelmed the competition.
The Del Norte Warriors boys basketball team secured a 56-43 win on their home court against the Middletown Mustangs in the opening round of the North Coast Section Division IV playoffs on Wednesday night, Feb. 19.
Del Norte High School boys basketball picked up another title Friday night and will begin their march toward a CIF North Coast Section title on Wednesday, Feb. 19.
As the San Francisco 49ers and Kansas City Chiefs prepare for their championship game this Sunday, some Crescent City student athletes are already enjoying the perks of being a football champion, albeit a North Coast Section Champion. They even have their own championship milk to pour on the…
When Marc Slayton took over the Del Norte High School boys’ basketball program this year, he inherited a balanced Warrior squad and a high bar set by his predecessor, Blaine Lopez.
When Del Norte High School football coach Nick White looks back at the 2019 season, it won’t be the wins, the losses -not even the championships - that he’ll remember the most.
Del Norte High's vision of its first state football title was washed away Saturday night on a rain-swept Mike Whalen Field, as the undefeated El Monte High Lions rolled to a 32-7 victory in the CIF Division 5-AA California championship game.
Mountain top - For the first time, Northern California champion Del Norte High’s football team will play for the California Interscholastic Federation’s Class 5-AA championship, on Saturday at Mike Whalen Field in Crescent City. The opponent: Southern California champion El Monte. Kickoff is…
When the world watches the 2020 Tokyo Olympics, millions of eyes will be on a media feature package about Crescent City and its sister city, Rikuzentakata, Japan.
Champions - For the first time in school history, Del Norte High’s football team captured a North Coast Section title, upsetting No. 1-seed Encinal High 14-13 in the Division 5 final on a rainy, breezy night at Hayward High in the East Bay.
Just a few hours after winning maybe the biggest game in Del Norte High School’s football history, the Warrior coaching staff already had put that victory behind them.
With about 90 seconds left in Del Norte High's 28-7 semifinal victory over Moreau Catholic Saturday night at Mike Whalen Field, all those tackles the Warriors had made against the Mariners turned into hugs for each other.
Easy win - Del Norte High jumped on Alhambra in the first quarter, racing to a 21-0 lead and cruising to a 41-6 victory over the Bulldogs of Martinez in the first round of the North Coast Section Division 5 football playoffs. The second-seeded Warriors improved to 10-1 on the season. Alhambr…
Even more electric car charging stations could prove both an environmental and economic benefit for Crescent City and Del Norte County, according to PacifiCorp senior product manager Eva DeCesaro.
There was an unheralded football fan in the stands Friday night watching Del Norte High School’s opening-round playoff win against Alhambra.
The Del Norte High School cross-country varsity and junior varsity teams wrapped up their seasons with the league championship in Arcata on Nov. 9.
Postseason awaits - Del Norte will take on Alhambra High of Martinez in the opening round of the North Coast Section Division 5 football playoffs. Kickoff will be at 7 p.m. at Mike Whalen Field.
Some two dozen Del Norte fans bundled in blankets and lawn chairs as they watched the local high school boys soccer team take on McKinleyville High School on Wednesday.
Having accomplished its first mission of the 2019 season, the Del Norte High School football team must now get ready for its second assignment - the North Coast Section Division 5 playoffs.
Wearing the crown - Del Norte concluded a perfect Big Four Conference campaign Friday night, defeating Eureka 48-19 at Mike Whalen Field. The win gave the Warriors sole possession of the conference championship with a 3-0 record, 9-1 overall.