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McKinleyville Little League Report

Murphy’s defeated a tough Barnes Drugs by the score of 4-2 last week. Behind a strong pitching effort from team ace Owen Bill, they came from behind 2-1 in the 4th inning scoring twice and adding an insurance run in the bottom of the 5th, Bill helped his own cause, drilling a stand-up triple down

Racing returns to Redwood Acres

The sheltered grandstands at Redwood Acres Raceway were the place to be on Saturday, April 20 as the wind was blowing and it was cold in the pits. MotorBrandon Barnwell was helping to put a racer tape number 1 on a Thunder Roadster but said he is not the driver. Brandon’s daughter, Allison, who is

Redwood Rollers bout April 20!

  Redwood Rollers, Humboldt’s leading roller derby team, hits the track again on April 20th to skate against the Junction City Roller Dolls. Those gals are coming all the way from Utah! This is going to be the only local bout for two months since the Redwood Rollers will be skating out of town in

Wood Bat Sunday Softball League

The Mad River Softball Association is hosting an adult wood bat Sunday softball league starting May 5 at the Arcata Community Sports Complex. Teams play double headers starting no earlier than 12:30 .pm. Free agent players without teams will be placed on teams. Players must be at least 16 years or older. For more information

Mack Track does well in Redding

The McKinleyville High School Track Team competed in Redding on Saturday, March 30. The women’s team took fourth place led by Ali Smith and Morgin Coonfield, who had two wins a piece. Chloe Tripp also won the high jump, and Carmen Arguello took fifth in both the 1600 and 800. Women’s results Ali Smith had

Run, Morgin, Run!

Freshman Morgin Coonfield of McKinleyville High School takes 13th out of a field of 31 elite high school runners at the Stanford Invitational on Friday. She clocked a time of 10:32.24 for the 3000 meter race. This is the only time this season she will run this distance as high schoolers typically compete in the

Sign up for 3-on-3 basketball tournament

McKinleyville Parks and Recreation is offering its Annual Humboldt Hoops Youth 3 on 3 Basketball Tournament on Friday and Saturday, March 22 and 23,in McKinleyville. The tournament is open to boys and girls in third through twelth grades and leagues are divided by grade and gender. It’s time to put your team of 3 to