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Colusa County Hall of Fame – Coach’s Award: David Driffill, Colusa

2017 Hall of Fame inductee David Driffill spent more than 20 years coaching various sports teams at Colusa High School, including baseball, basketball, football,...

Colusa County Hall of Fame – Team Inductee: 1985 Williams Volleyball

For a stretch of years spanning the mid-1980s to the late 90s, the varsity girls’ volleyball program at Williams High School was nothing short...

Colusa Area Little League Minors claim championship

Colusa Area Little League Minor Softball has been full swing these past two weeks. Peyton Miller, Braelyn Santana, Cecelia Mitchum, Aliyah Santana, Kennedy Nall,...

Westside major girls softball comes to an end

Summer softball has been in full swing, as the Westside Major Girls All Star team played their first game in Marysville against Sutter area...

Townzen ends run at helm of RedHawk Girls Basketball

In one of his many maxims, legendary basketball coach John Wooden once said, “The coach is first of all a teacher,” and while not...

Golf event raises money for fairground improvements

With an ongoing Covid-19 pandemic, most community fundraising events in 2020 have been canceled but playing golf for a good cause in the open...

Coaches Corner: Matt Giffin

Despite being one of the most unheralded high school sports, interest in cross country has expanded exponentially throughout Colusa County in recent years with...

Coaches Corner: Randy Watt

Longevity in coaching has been a consistent theme throughout the Coaches Corner series, and the seventh installment is no exception as this week it...

Coaches Corner: Robert Wilson

With the Friday night lights darkened amid the COVID pandemic, the fourth installment of Coaches Corner turns to the heyday of Maxwell football and...

Ducks Finish Sporting Clays Season In Winning Fashion

The Colusa County Ducks Youth Shooting Sports team finished the sporting clays season with a bang as two of their members captured championships at...

Colusa County athletes heartbroken by sports delay 

With the rise of Covid-19 cases in California counties, the California Interscholastic Federation has once again pushed pause on its return-to-play plans for sports,...

High school athletes still left on edge

California Interscholastic Federation officials met Dec. 15 for a new plan for high school athletes.  Football, volleyball, and other popular high sports will remain on...

Ducks Turn in Best Effort of Season

In their final sporting clays event before the state meet, the Colusa County Ducks Youth Shooting Sports team turned in its strongest performance of...

Colusa hosts Volleyball Camp

More than two dozen Colusa Unified School District youth wrapped up five days of Volleyball Camp at Egling Middle School on Thursday. Under the...

Altamirano set to lead ‘Jackets volleyball

Although they say you can’t go home again, such is not the case for Williams native Mingy Altamirano who, after graduating from Sacramento State...

Coaches Corner: Eric Lay

In the second installment of the “Coaches Corner” series, the Pioneer Review caught up with Eric Lay who has coached baseball for 21 seasons,...

Coaches Corner: Overtime – Bryan Lex

Played throughout the more sparsely populated areas in Northern California, 8-man high school football is a fast paced, high scoring game requiring both speed...

Golf Tournament Aids RedHawk Athletics

After having to postpone its biggest fundraising event of the year twice due to COVID restrictions, the third time was the charm for the...

Lyons steps down as RedHawk volleyball coach

When asked what makes a good coach, George Halas, the Hall of Fame founder, owner and coach of the Chicago Bears is said to...

Coaches Corner: Dan McDonald

Perhaps one of the most gratifying feelings for a coach is to have a team that not only shares his or her passion for...

Golfers show support for Pierce Pride

Holding any event, let alone a fundraiser is no easy task in the age of COVID 19; however, after some lengthy discussion and numerous...

Panthers continue search for rhythm

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Ducks remain competitive in third event of season

With Raahauge’s Hunting and Sporting Clays in Dunnigan providing the backdrop last Sunday, the Colusa County Ducks Youth Shooting Sports team had another successful...

Coaches Corner: Kim Travis

This week the Coaches Corner spotlight focuses on one of the county’s longest tenured and most successful volleyball coaches in Pierce’s Kim Travis, who...

2020 Colusa County Sports Hall of Fame

Every summer for the past 17 years, the Colusa County Hall of Fame has honored the county’s elite athletes, but as with most events...

Brothers in Blue

While it is not unusual for kids playing sports to dream about making it to college or the pros, not many give thought to...

Jordan Hillis Tournament honors memory of former Colusa basketball player

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Player of the Week: Lauren Ornbaun

Lauren Ornbaun - Pierce High School Weekly Stats: Vs. Sutter 32 Assists, 3 Kills, 3 Aces Vs. Pioneer 41 Assists, 7 Kills, 2 Aces How She Earned It: The Bears are 4-0...

Ducks have strong outing in return to range

With all other youth sports teams unable to compete due to COVID pandemic restrictions, the Colusa County Ducks Shooting Sports squad was one that...

Ducks send three to podium in second contest of the season

Last Sunday marked a return to the Quail Point Hunt Club in Woodland for the Colusa County Ducks Youth Shooting Sports team where they...

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