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HSU Football Ranks 18th Nationally, Fifth in Region Poll

HSU Football Ranks 18th Nationally, Fifth in Region Poll

Andrew Goetz HSU Athletics ARCATA  – The Humboldt State football team moved up four spots in the American Football Coaches Association Top 25 poll to No. 18 and rank fifth in the first regional rankings released Monday afternoon.   The top seven teams in the region will advance to the NCAA National Championships. The next

HSU Women’s Soccer Ends Season on High Note Against Gators

Kenneth M. McCanless HSU Athletics SAN FRANCISCO, Calif.- In a game highlighted by the quality of the road squad’s possession, the Humboldt State women’s soccer team ended their season of tough CCAA competition with a 1-0 win at San Francisco State Wednesday afternoon.   It was Erin Siegel from close range off an assist from

HSU Women’s Basketball Begins Season With Strong Outing Versus Simpson

Kenneth M. McCanless HSU Athletics ARCATA.- Humboldt State’s women’s basketball team used a decisive third quarter to pull away from visiting Simpson University Wednesday night at Lumberjack Arena, ultimately earning an 89-56 victory in their first outing of the year. Madeline Hatch led five Jacks in double figures with 16 points as the home team

Supervisors voice support for saving HSU football

Daniel Mintz Mad River Union HUMBOLDT –  Community rallying in support of Humboldt State University’s football program now includes a resolution from the county’s Board of Supervisors, one of whose members has described athletics as a means of promoting racial diversity. Approved at the Oct. 10 supervisors meeting, the resolution states that HSU is “annually

Edmondson tops list of new Mack High Hall of Famers

McKINLEYVILLE – McKinleyville High School has announced its Hall of Fame Inductees for 2017.  They are Kelly (Iorg) Edmondson, Class of 1998; coach Brian Stephens, Class of 1985-1993; and the 1990 track and field team. Kelly (Iorg) Edmondson was a leader for the Panthers in volleyball, basketball, and softball. She earned two varsity letters in

Hike or bike a car-free Prairie Creek on Saturday

RNSP PRAIRIE CREEK – Beginning this Saturday, October 7, and continuing on the first Saturday of the month through May 2018, Redwood National and State Parks (RNSP) will again be closing the Newton B. Drury Scenic Parkway in Prairie Creek Redwoods State Park to all motorized vehicles. The parkway will close Friday night at 5