Homecoming Nail-Biter Goes into Overtime

Despite losing Quarterback Charlie Moon to injuries early in the 1st quarter, the Hoopa Warriors fought the Brookings Harbor Bruins to a 27-27 tie in the 4th quarter – sending the game into overtime. Clinton Kane took over as quarterback for Hoopa, and the Warriors finished the 1st quarter down 0-8. Read More →

Warriors Defeat Mt. Shasta Bears

The Hoopa Warriors, with nine new starters this year on both offense and defense, stepped up to defeat the Mt. Shasta Bears 8-6 on Friday, Sept. 14, 2012. Read More →

Fresh on the Field, Warriors Start Rough

Hoopa Valley High School’s defense lined up in the first quarter of the varsity game on Friday, Sept. 7. The Warriors took a hit from the Trinity High School Wildcats, with a blowout score of 45 to 19, Wildcats.  The young Hoopa team has few returning players. Despite the loss, Jeremy Applegate (RIGHT) managed to […] Read More →

High School Sports Preview: Warrior Football

The Hoopa High School varsity football team is looking at a challenging season, after 19 of their senior players graduated in May. Read More →

Warriors Hold Off Eagles Earning a Chance to Win North Coast Sections Title

With the season on the line, the Hoopa Warriors defense needs guts, determination, and a little bit of luck to save the season and the chance for a repeat as North Coast Section Division V Champions. In a game that was filled with fumbles and miscues, it was the defense that provided the needed edge... Read More →

Homecoming Heartache

One team was coming off of a hard loss while the other came into the game with a five game winning streak and revenge in their hearts. Hoopa beat the St. Bernards Crusaders in last year’s playoffs. The Crusaders got their revenge, 23-14. The Crusaders had this game circled from the beginning of the season, sending scouts to three of Hoopa’s games. This was an old fashioned high school slobber-knocker, with both teams coming out of the gate ready to hit and be hit. The Warriors drew first blood when Hoopa quarterback Sonny Ryles hit his favorite target, Talon Williams, for a beautiful lobbed 48-yard touchdown. Just like Ferndale the Crusaders keyed on holding the shifting signal caller to a few good runs but mostly short scrambles and sacking him 6 times and hitting almost every play. Read More →

Warriors Win Big in Opener

School hadn’t started yet for Hoopa Valley High School, but the Warriors football team is already on their way to defending their North Coast Section Division (NCS) Division 5 title with a win against the Etna Lions on Friday night. Read More →

Something to Celebrate

1650HVHSParadeThe Hoopa community came out on Wednesday, Dec. 15 to help celebrate the Hoopa Valley High School Warriors Football team becoming the Division V North Coast Section Champions with a parade on Loop Road in Hoopa. A lineup of cars, trucks, a semi, and excited HVHS football fans walked alongside the paraders as they threw out candy and […] Read More →