For every high school basketball player, a chance to play in the section championship game is what it’s all about. The West Valley Eagles are traveling to Butte College Friday night for their first D-IV Section title game since 2009.Read More
When it’s the playoffs you do whatever you can to win.
West Valley came into Friday night’s match as the respective No. 1 seed in the Northern Section Division IV playoffs. After having a bye in the first round, West Valley would only get one day of practice in its second week of playoffs due to a snow storm. That wouldn’t stop the Eagles from knocking off eight-seeded seed Colusa 72-61 at home.Read More
The Eagles wrapped up Northern Athletic League play in a dominant 72-51 win over Yreka.Read More
West Valley’s 3-point shooting is a thing of beauty.
West Valley’s impressive 3-point shooting continues in a dominating 61-38 win over Anderson on Friday night to remain on top of the Northern Athletic League.Read More
Years ago, when I was at the newspaper, I wrote a basketball piece where I highlighted those kids who I loved watching. Not because they would fill up the basket with points, but because they were solid contributors who came to the job daily and just worked. I called them the Lunch Pail Gang.Read More
When it’s crunch time, put the ball in Josiah Hutt’s hands.
The Foothill senior’s clutch nine-point fourth quarter helped Foothill knock off West Valley 53-45 on Saturday at Shasta College in The Annual “Think Pink” game.Read More
A team full of snipers… the Eagles can flat out knock it down from distance.Read More
Watch out, the Eagles are rolling.
Another impressive outing for the West Valley Eagles as they cruised to another dominant league victory Friday night over Lassen 72-48.Read More
When the Eagles start draining shots early, there is little you can do about it.Read More
What do you get when you take perhaps the best pure shooter in the section, pair him with a seasoned point guard and add in cadre of complementary players (who can all ball out)?
You get perhaps the best Division IV team in the Northern Section, the West Valley Eagles.Read More