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The Trojan volleyball team defeated Gridley on the road – 25-12, 25-9, 25-9 – on Thursday, Sept. 26.

Kevin Pendergrass won the 20 lap Pure Stock Main Event Saturday night at Orland Raceway. This was the championship season finale. Pendergrass started later in the season, but he’s been running fast since he made his season debut. He outran 2017 champion Jeremy Langenderfer for the win. 2018 …

Orland Raceway will be wrapping up their 2019 championship season this Saturday night, though one special event remains on the schedule in October. This Saturday, the popular California Hardtops will make their third and final appearance of the season on the 1/5 mile dirt oval. The Pure Stoc…

Doug Butterfield scored a thrilling victory in the 20 lap Wingless Spec Sprint Main Event Saturday night at Orland Raceway. Butterfield is a past Mini Stock champion who has competed in several different divisions at the track through the years. This was Fan Appreciation Night, which meant t…

On the road for back-to-back matches last week, the Braves finished 1-1 as they bounced back from a five set loss to Maxwell 23-25, 25-23, 20-25, 29-27, 8-15 on Sept 10 to down Biggs 23-25, 25-17, 25-16, 25-18 on Sept. 11.

Tony Richards won the 20 lap Wingless Spec Sprint Main Event Saturday night at Orland Raceway. This was Kids Bike Night at the races, and the track gave away 44 bikes to some lucky kids. Richards has won a majority of the Spec Sprint Main Events, but because he failed to start the season ope…

In recent years, one of the big events on the Orland Raceway schedule has been Kids Bike Night. This is the opportunity for kids to put their bikes on the track to race for awards, and it’s also a night that sees the track give away several bikes to lucky winners. Saturday night will be Kids…

In recent years, one of the big events on the Orland Raceway schedule has been Kids Bike Night. This is the opportunity for kids to put their bikes on the track to race for awards, and it’s also a night that sees the track give away several bikes to lucky winners. Saturday night will be Kids…

Coming off of the big Ladies Night event last time, Orland Raceway enters August with another exciting five division show. The popular Pure Stocks are back and have been giving the fans plenty of reason to get excited. Joining them this week will be the Wingless Spec Sprints, Mini Stocks, 60…

Saturday night is another special show at Orland Raceway. It’s also Ladies Night, meaning ladies get in for free. The popular B Modified division makes their second and final appearance of the season along with the Wingless Spec Sprints, Pure Stocks, Mini Trucks and 250 Wingless Micros. Ther…

Jeremy Langenderfer brought his Pure Stock back to Orland Raceway Saturday night and bested a strong 16 car field for the 20 lap Main Event win. There were roughly sixty competitors in the pits for the show, and other winners included Ron Ruiz in the California Hardtops, Dan Webster in the M…

Orland Raceway fans will be seeing a couple of special appearances this Saturday night. The NorCal Dwarf Car Association will be making their only visit of the season to the 1/5 mile dirt oval. The California Hardtops make their second of three scheduled visits. Also in action will be the re…

Wes Smock won the 20 lap Pure Stock Main Event Friday night at Orland Raceway. Smock is a past Mini Stock champion at the speedway who hasn’t competed in recent years. The races were part of the annual Glenn County Fair, and a big crowd was in attendance to watch the action-packed show on th…

Hamilton City competed against 11 other teams on May 10 in the NSCIF Division III Championships at Yuba College and saw two of their seniors win events to advance to the Northern Section Finals in Cottonwood on Friday. 

Ben Fernandez, Joel Lopez and Gustavo Carrillo of the Orland High School tennis team earned all-league honors and will compete in the Northern Section tournament at Las Plumas High School in Oroville on Saturday. 

Orland Raceway has their fourth event of the season lined up this Saturday night. Fans have been witnessing some great things so far on Rich Hood’s 1/5 mile dirt oval, and they have a good show on tap for this week. The Pure Stocks are back along with the Mini Trucks, Mini Stocks and the two…

There’s a bit of excitement in the air at Orland Raceway after two events have made it into the record books. The local Wingless Sprint Car class has gained some momentum this year with some new drivers joining the field. This Saturday night, they will be back in action, joined by the growin…

Keith Ross is off to an impressive start at Orland Raceway this season. The reigning Mini Truck champion has switched over to Pure Stocks and backed up his season-opening victory with another 20 lap feature win last Saturday night. Ross made it a perfect evening by also winning his heat race…

On the heels of the successful playday two weeks ago, Orland Raceway is prepared to kick off the 2019 season this Saturday night. Promoter Rich Hood and his crew have everything ready to go, and barring any bad weather, the Saturday night program will offer five divisions of racing for the f…

Orland Raceway hosted a successful practice day for the racers Saturday afternoon under sunny skies. The previous attempt two weeks earlier was rained out, and over 30 racers took advantage of the opportunity to make practice laps on the 1/5 mile dirt oval.

It was feast or famine for the Willows High School softball team at a rain shortened Randy Watt Invitational Tournament in Colusa last week, as they were shutout 16-0 in their opener against Ripon before holding off a furious late rally by Pierce to earn a 16-12 victory in their second game.

Having bested Gridley twice already this season, the Willows High girls basketball team was unable to make it three in a row as the visiting Bulldogs upset the Honkers 58-54 in the second round of the Division CIF State Girls Basketball Tournament on Feb. 28.

 The Hamilton City girls soccer team were shutout by Colusa, 7-0, on Feb. 19 during the NSCIF Division III playoff game. No individual stats were available for the Braves prior to publication. 

Returning to the court to face their Sacramento Valley League foe for the second time in six days, the No.1 Honkers overcame a season low 13-point first half, to dominate the game after intermission and double up the No. 8 RedHawks in the second round of the NSCIF Division IV playoffs.