Impressive league performances allowed for a rare doubleheader playoff basketball tilt in Palo Cedro on Friday night featuring both Foothill High School varsity basketball teams.Read More
Josiah Hutt dropped 21 on the Wolves and followed that with a 17-point night in a 62-43 win over Chico. His efforts earned him the Tri Counties Bank Boys Basketball Player of the Week for Week 10, the second time this season Hutt has grabbed the honor.Read More
The Shasta Wolves played 30 minutes of pretty good basketball Tuesday against Foothill. Problem is, including the overtime period, the game lasted 36 minutes.
Foothill (18-7, 5-2 Eastern Athletic League took advantage of ice-in-the-veins free throw shooting late, five players in double figures and a few bad possessions by the Wolves to come away with a 72-67 EAL win at the Cougars’ Palace.Read More
Nearing the end of January and it’s the Hornets who have the rhythm everyone is longing for.Read More
With first place in the Eastern Athletic League up for grabs between Pleasant Valley and Foothill Tuesday at Varley Gym, it was the road team that came out as the aggressor.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
There’s a 1954 book called “How to Lie with Statistics.” The premise is that numbers can, at times, be distorted and twisted to tell half-truths and partial stories.
There was no stretching the truth Thursday to the fact that the stat sheet said the Foothill boys basketball team outrebounded Shasta 36-18 in a 65-53 Eastern Athletic League win at Harlan Carter Gym. The other telling stat was that the Cougars made as many free throws as the Wolves had boards.Read More
With a 4-0 start and a pair of early season signature wins, including one in the Harlan Carter Invitational title game, the Foothill Cougars have earned the Astro Jump boys basketball Team of the Week honors.Read More
Not many were sure what to expect from the Cougars in the season-opening tournament.Read More
One thing the Cougars have going for them early on in the season is hustle. With it, anything is possible for a young squad.Read More