Bears repeat as SCL champions, Tulelake 2nd again

Tulelake v Mt Shasta Front copy

By Kady Porterfield

 style=The Tulelake Honkers hosted the Mt. Shasta Bears for a rain soaked match on Thursday that, in effect, served as the Shasta Cascade League championship. Both teams were very physical and played with high intensity for what was at stake—complete with yellow and red cards. The first half was a battle, ending in a 2-2 tie. However, the Bears shutout the Honkers in the second half to take the title 4-2.

Ryan Hering put Mt. Shasta up 1-0 less than a minute into the match, with a one-timer off a cross by Jarrod Althaus-Cressman.

At the 13-minute mark, Althaus-Cressman scored another goal for the Bears, making it 2-0.

Tulelake made a change at goalkeeper. Within five minutes of entering the match, new keeper Ernesto Chavolla stopped four attempts by Mt. Shasta.

The Honkers came very close to their first goal of the match off a direct free kick, but it just missed over the crossbar. With 13 minutes remaining in the half, Hector Martinez scored for Tulelake to narrow the margin to one goal, 2-1.

Less than a minute later, Honker Fortino Lujano scored, tying the match 2-2. (more…)

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Miner JV and Frosh volleyball take down Cubs

Yreka v Anderson Frosh JV Front copy Girdner

The Yreka junior varsity volleyball team defeated the Anderson JVs on Thursday night 3-1. Set scores were 15-25, 25-18 and 15-13. (more…)

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Wildwood Crossing Scoreboard & Schedule 10/20 – 10/25

It’s a good idea to check with the individual schools to make sure games are still a go…just saying. Don’t blame us if you get there and no one else is there. Also, there may be some games not on the schedule because coaches haven’t posted on MaxPreps or haven’t sent a schedule.

Friday, October 24

Yreka 14 – West Valley 47

Story and slide show coming

Yreka JV 35 – West Valley JV 14

Yreka Frosh 26 -West Valley Frosh 42

Weed 12 – Fall River 49

Story and slide show coming

Weed JV 13 – Fall River JV 42

Trinity 46 – U-Prep 22

Story and slide show coming

Trinity JV 28 – U-Prep JV 14

Etna 24 – Mt. Shasta 8

Etna JV 45 – Mt Shasta JV 7

Happy Camp 58 – Dunsmuir 48

Butte Valley 14 – Hayfork 54


Happy Camp 2 – Dunsmuir 3 M-2

Happy Camp 0 – Dunsmuir 3 M-1

Butte Valley 1 – Hayfork 3 (25-20, 16-25, 17-25, 17-25)
BV stats: Hanna Reynolds 7 K, 4 B; Angelina Surface 4 aces, 4 K; Taylor Gonzalez 6 aces, 3 K; Mariah Baldwin 9 assists; Shelby Loader 8 D

COS 3 – Shasta 0 (25-12, 25-16, 25-18)

Thursday, October 23

Yreka 3 – Anderson 2 (25-17, 19-25, 25-14, 26-24, 15-10)
Miners rise from the ashes for dramatic comeback win

Yreka JV 2 – Anderson JV 1 (25-15, 18-25, 15-13)

Yreka Frosh 2 – Anderson Frosh 0 (25-21, 25-10)

Weed 3 – Burney 0

Weed JV 2 – Burney JV 1

Dunsmuir 0 – Big Valley 3

Etna 1 – Modoc 3 (19-25, 16-25, 25-21, 20-25)

Etna JV 2 – Modoc  JV 0 (25-22, 25-19)

Trinity 3 – Fall River 1

Trinity JV 0 – Fall River JV 2

Tulelake 2 – Mt. Shasta 4
Mt Shasta goes undefeated to win SCL

Full story and slide show coming

Weed 11 – Butte Valley 1

Etna 6 – Modoc 5

Trinity 3 – Fall River 3 (more…)

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Fall Soccer Playoff Points Rankings as of 10/24/14

The NSCIF announced the updated Fall Soccer Playoff Points Rankings on Friday. The playoff seeding meeting with be held on Saturday morning, with playoffs to begin next Tuesday.

FallSoccer. (more…)

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It will be “Fun for the whole Herd,” at the 2015 fair, theme winner announced

The 2015 Siskiyou Golden Fair theme contest has been decided and the creative winner is Brent Scott from Montague. With a barnyard full of animals, the Scott family has exhibited at the fair for generations. The 10th DAA Board of Directors selected the winning theme “Fun for the Whole Herd” from amongst 38 entries this year. Brent will receive the admission and carnival ticket package worth $132.00.

“It is great that our forefathers decided to have an agricultural fair 156 years ago to celebrate our culture and heritage,” said fair CEO Cliff Munson. “Come on out and bring the whole family because there is going to be “Fun for the Whole Herd” August 12-16 at your Siskiyou Golden Fair.” (more…)

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Lady Miners pull off huge comeback to stun Anderson 3-2

Yreka v Anderson Var copy

The match was all but over. After the Yreka Miners dominated the first set 25-17, the Anderson Cubs (4-2, 16-8-1) turned the tables and could do no wrong, as they won sets two and three  (25-19, 25-14) and had a six-point lead at set and match point in the fourth set, 24-18.

Then, it happened. The fear of losing was gone and the Miners “let it rip,” according to Yreka Coach Scott Eastman.

A kill by Katie Bennett made it 24-19, and sent Marina Sanchez behind the service line. Anita Henson stuffed a Cub at the net, 24-20. Felise Hall hammered back-to-back kills to make it a two-point game, 24-22. A hitting error by Anderson inched the Miners closer at 24-23. Hall notched another kill to tie it at 24-24. A Cub miscue brought it back to set point. This time it was for a Miner win. Hall took care of business with her fourth kill in the final six points for a 26-24 win.

“It was the first time I’ve seen Felise play without fear. And when she decided to take that route, it inspired the whole team,” said Eastman.

The set-four win tied the match at two sets a piece, but there was still work to be done. (more…)

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Coffee Brake Mt. Shasta Soccer Player of the Week: Lujan

Coffee Brake POW Lujan

The Coffee Brake Mt. Shasta Bear Soccer Player of the Week is Tanner Lujan.

Tanner, “had an all around great week–scored goals, assisted on several, player great team ball, and works hard every game,” said Coach Brad Robinson. (more…)

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Yreka Sober Grad benefit


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Subway Weed Cougar Gridiron Great: Van Dyke

Subway Weed Football Van Dyke (more…)

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COS Foundation receives $40,000 bequest to support students

The College of the Siskiyous Foundation is pleased to announce a bequest of $40,000 was received earlier this summer from the estate of Leah Coplan, former resident of Lake Shastina, who passed away in March 2013.

Coplan believed in the importance of education, and served as a member of the COS Foundation Board of Directors from April 1999 to July 2009. As a Foundation Board member she participated on the Performing Arts Series and the Golf Tournament planning committees. Coplan also enjoyed painting and regularly registered as a student in COS painting classes.

Her support of students and the College never wavered and her legacy will live on through the students who attend COS in the years to come. (more…)

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Thanks a Latte Yreka Golfer of the Week: Crist

GolfPOW Crist

Yreka Golf Coach Bryce Cummings’ choice for the Thanks a Latte Yreka Golfer of the Week is Elizabeth Crist.

Elizabeth’s, “hard work throughout the season led to her best score of her season during the last regular season match at Diamond Mountain Golf Club in Susanville,” said Cummings. (more…)

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Happy Camp v Tulelake volleyball photos

Happy Camp v Tulelake Front copy

Photos courtesy of Renee Head, Crystal Clear Photos

The Happy Camp Indians volleyball squad split with the visiting Tulelake Honkers last Friday.

Tulelake took the first match 3-0, with set scores of 25-21, 25-17 and 25-18.

Happy Camp won the second match 3-2. Set scores were (24-26, 25-22, 19-25, 25-22 and 15-10). (more…)

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Miner Perk Yreka Cross Country Runner of the Week: Hill

Miner Perk XC Hill

The Miner Perk Yreka Cross Country Runner of the Week is Jacob Hill.

Jacob, “is on of my captains that I can count on,” said Yreka Coach Pam Borg. “I can also count on him to give me his best and he is usually my number-two runner for the varsity team.” (more…)

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Dunsmuir v Hayfork volleyball photos by Jimmy Palmer

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Subway Weed Soccer Player of the Week: The Team

Subway Weed Soccer team

The Subway Weed Soccer Player of the Week is the entire team.

“Everyone contributed to all three wins and one tie while playing three games on the road,” said Weed Coach Kelsea Ochs. (more…)

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Trinity volleyball sweeps Cougars

Weed v Trinity Var Front copy

The Trinity Wolves varsity volleyball team swept the Weed Cougars in three hard-fought sets on Tuesday. The visiting Wolves won the first set 25-20, came from behind to win set-two 26-24, and closed out the match with a 25-19 win in the third set.

Set-one was knotted at 10-10, when the Wolves went on a 5-0 run. Tessa Brooker got things started with a kill, 11-10. After a Weed miscue made it 12-10, Yori Hook dealt a pair of aces, for a 14-10 Trinity lead. A back row kill by Kendal Dummer put the Wolves up 15-10. The Cougars closed to within two points, 22-20, but two Weed errors followed by a Lily Camara kill gave Trinity the win, 25-20.

Trinity built a early four-point lead, 7-3, in the second set on a block by Lily Harwood. Weed came back to tie it at 8-8 via an ace from Paige Miller. Neither team was able to pull away by more than two points for the remainder of the set. The squads were tied 21-21, when Kaylee Weinzinger put the Wolves in front, 22-21, with a kill. A kill by Cougar Tia Palangvanh tied it at 22-22. Another successful Palangvanh spike put Weed on top 24-23. A Weed mistake tied it 24-24. Back-to-back kills by Sophia Ritachka gave the Wolves the win, 26-24. (more…)

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Miner Perk Yreka Football Player of the Week: Shadwell

Miner Perk Football Shadwell

Paul Shadwell Jr. is the Miner Perk Yreka Football Player of the Week.

Shadwell led the team in receiving yards, and scored a touchdown against Anderson. He also had four tackles on defense. (more…)

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