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Girls Basketball Player Rankings: Nos. 21-25

Hoops season is practically here. Northern Section teams are able to start playing on Monday but the first scheduled contest isn’t scheduled until Nov. 26 — the Monday after Thanksgiving.

Redding Christian comes up short to Big Valley 21-20 in 8-man semifinals

The Redding Christian Lions couldn’t convert the go-ahead 2-point conversion with 1:17 left and saw their 2018 season end as they came up just short, losing 21-20 to No. 1 Big Valley in a Northern section Division VI semifinal on Friday night.

Lions fall in NorCal D-VI volleyball semifinals

The Redding Christian Lions were swept by Stone Ridge Christian in Merced in a CIF Northern California Division VI Regional semifinal 25-18, 25-10, 25-15 on Saturday.

Tri Counties Bank Scoreboard: Quarterfinal edition

Follow the high school football scores and action from the opening week of the Northern Section playoffs, highlighted by No. 4 Foothill (5-5) hosting No. 5 Shasta 3-7) in the Redding Rancheria Game of the Week.

Redding Christian cruises past Calistoga in NorCal D6 quarterfinal

Redding Christian’s one hiccup came at the worst time of the season — losing the Northern Section Division VI final to snap a 15-match win streak.

Redding Christian swept by Paradise Adventist in D-VI section final

Redding Christian lost in three sets to the Paradise Adventist Cougars in Saturday’s Northern Section Division VI championship

Lions beat Princeton 38-12 to advance in 8-man playoffs

The Redding Christian Lions came into the first round of the playoffs angry. 

Tri Counties Bank Scoreboard: Week 10

Follow the high school football scores and action from Week 10, highlighted by Foothill (5-4) hosting Chico (8-1) in the Redding Rancheria Game of the Week, which could be for the 3-seed in the NSCIF D-II playoffs.

Chico girls, Shasta boys win Masters Swimming titles

 Shasta’s Skyler Royse swims Saturday in the Northern Section Masters at Shasta College. Royse won three events and earned Male …

Redding Christian loses heartbreak to Big Valley 27-20

Redding Christian’s Clark Smith was tackled at the goal line and called short of the end zone on the final play and the Lions fell to unbeaten Big Valley 27-20 in heartbreaking fashion Friday night in the final regular season game.

West Valley remains No. 1 in D-III in latest Media Poll

West Valley will #Playfor8 this week against Lassen less than a week after teammate Tyson Wacker died from injuries sustained …

This Week in 8-man Football: Redding Christian-Big Valley decides North League title

The final regular season game is Friday. The North League champion will be decided between Big Valley and Redding Christian.

Redding Christian downs Weed 50-26 to clinch playoff berth

The Redding Christian Lions came into their Friday night game on a three game win streak over the three teams at the bottom of league standings. 

Game of the Week: Bragging rights on the line in River Bowl XXVI

The coveted River Bowl trophy is starting to get comfortable on the west side. And that’s a problem for those in Black and Gold who have yet to experience holding the cup.

Redding Christian swim team fourth at NAL championships

The Redding Christian boys and girls swim team both placed fourth at the Northern Athletic League championships while the U-Prep Panthers captured the boys and girls titles with West Valley finishing as the runner-up.

Team of the Week: Redding Christian

Clark Smith and the Redding Christian Lions earned Shasta County Sports Team of the Week honors. (Photo by Barbara Rogers) …

Redding Christian cruises past Dunsmuir 47-8

Redding Christian jumped out to a 21-0 first quarter lead and rolled over Dunsmuir 47-8 Friday night on homecoming night.

Game of the Week: Dynamic QBs on display in Foothill-Enterprise

Not every rivalry has a trophy or a title attached to it. Foothill has played the third-wheel to historic Shasta and Enterprise’s annual River Bowl despite being better than both squads some years.

8-man Week 7 Preview: Playoff seeding on the line

Take a look at the Northern Section 8-man football scene heading into Week 7 from Shasta County Sports 8-man football correspondent Wil Keepers.

Helmet Stickers: Week Six

It’s time to hand out our weekly Shasta County Sports Helmet Stickers for those players who turned in Prime Time performances this past weekend.

Volleyball Playoff Points

Redding Christian sits in first in Division VI after the initial round of volleyball playoff points were released Wednesday by …

Redding Christian crushes Butte Valley 63-0

The Redding Christian Lions crushed Butte Valley 63-0 Friday night in their third consecutive road game. 

8-man Week 6 Preview: Lions staying in playoff hunt

Take a look at the Northern Section 8-man football scene heading into Week 6 from Shasta County Sports 8-man football correspondent Wil Keepers.

Helmet Stickers: Week Five

It’s time to hand out our weekly Shasta County Sports Helmet Stickers for those players who turned in Prime Time performances this past weekend.

Redding Christian takes down Happy Camp 54-8

The Redding Christian Lions came into their game against Happy Camp needing a win to remain in the playoff hunt.  They got that and more as they crushed the Happy Camp Indians 54-8.

8-man Week 5 Preview: Playoffs a possibility for the Lions

Take a look at the Northern Section 8-man football scene heading into Week 5 from Shasta County Sports 8-man football correspondent Wil Keepers.

Redding Christian can’t pull off road win, falling to Tulelake 28-21

The Redding Christian Lions lost a tough back and forth affair to the Tulelake Honkers Friday afternoon 28-21. 

8-man Week 4 Preview: Van Denend leads division in rushing

Take a look at the Northern Section 8-man football scene heading into Week 4 from Shasta County Sports 8-man football correspondent Wil Keepers.

Redding Christian volleyball off to a hot start

While Shasta County Sports is primarily a football site in this first fall, other fall sports are also going on, and when a team or individual stands out, it is worth mentioning.

Northern Section Volleyball stat leaders

The volleyball season is in full swing as league battles are heating up and the finals are a mere six …

Helmet Stickers: Week Three

Anderson’s Parker Phillips had a night on Friday , rushing for a school record 375 yards and six touchdowns in …

Redding Christian rebounds with 43-14 win over Hayfork

Redding Christian’s football team rebounded from back-to-back losses with a 43-14 home victory over Hayfork Friday night.

Helmet Stickers: Week Two

The U-Prep defense earned a Shasta County Sports Helmet Sticker for its 15-0 shutout of Clear Lake on Friday. (Photo …

Redding Christian loses to Princeton 42-27

The matchup between No. 2 Princeton and No. 5 Redding Christian began with a ceremony to thank those who made …

GOTW: U-Prep building momentum heading into matchup against Clear Lake

The past few years, U-Prep has been a program on the rise. A new head coach with a winning pedigree in Darren Trueblood and his former staff from Enterprise is inserted to lead the way and the players have followed.

8-man Week 2 preview: McCloud snaps 18-year streak without a win

Take a look at the Northern Section 8-man football scene heading into Week 2 from Shasta County Sports 8-man football correspondent Wil Keepers.

Redding Christian shut out by Los Molinos 50-0

After dominating its opener, the Redding Christian football team ran into a Los Molinos team that returned all but two players from last years semifinal squad, and the experience gap showed as the Bulldogs won at home 50-0 Friday night.

Week 1 Scoreboard: Aug. 31

Follow the high school football scores and action in the second week of the season in Shasta County. In the Redding Rancheria Game of the Week, West Valley (1-0) travels north to Redding to face off with Enterprise (0-1).

Shasta drops, West Valley climbs to top spot in Media Poll

One week is in the books for the Northern Section high school football season. Even with only that one game played, there is quite a bit of shakeup in the weekly Media Poll.

Helmet Stickers: Week Zero

The season is young, but there were some mid-season performances Friday in Week Zero action, led by Tri Counties Bank Player of the Game and Weaver Lumber Player of the Week Bailey Sulzer of West Valley.

Redding Christian opens with 40-6 win over Mercy

Redding Christian’s football team started off the 2018 season with a 40-6 road win over Mercy Saturday at Sacred Heart Parish School in Red Bluff thanks to five rushing touchdowns from Isaiah VanDenend.

GOTW: Offenses on display for Foothill, West Valley

Two-hundred, eighty days. That’s how long its been since both Foothill and West Valley took the field, losing in the Northern Section semifinals in their respected divisions.

Team Preview: Redding Christian Lions

It didn’t take Redding Christian long to turn a brand new program into a perennial title contender. One season, in fact.

Schedule Breakdown: Redding Christian Lions

Let’s take a look at the Lions’ 2018 matchups: Overview Redding Christian had a down-year in 2017, going 6-4. For …

By the Numbers: Redding Christian Lions

It was a rare “off-year” for the Lions in 2017, which still consisted of a sixth straight winning season. Redding …

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