Sports events happening in the Napa Valley over the next two days.
The St. Helena High football team handed out team awards at its end-of-season banquet on Dec. 12.
Ways to get involved in the Napa Valley sports scene.
Former Napa Valley Publishing sports writer and current freelancer writer Vince D'Adamo and others remember kind-hearted storyteller Mike Shoopman, a 1970 Calistoga High graduate who officiated baseball, basketball, football, volleyball and softball in the Napa Valley. He passed away on Jan.…
St. Helena’s Ivan Robledo and Vintage’s Louie Canepa were named to SBLive’s 2021 All-North Coast Section teams in a report at scorebooklive.com on Jan. 6.
After his Napa Christian girls basketball team was routed 46-4 by host Pacific Union College Prep on Jan. 6, Knights coach Darren Smith’s boys team turned the tables with a 100-20 Small Schools Bridge League victory over PUC Prep in the nightcap.
The Napa Valley men’s rugby club known as the “Wine Thieves” is looking for new recruits. The club has moved into Northern California’s Division IV, which is seen as a more developmental division designed to teach and train for higher levels.
Dr. Doug Yarris of Yountville played in the 29th Big Game Cup Golf Tournament at Stanford Golf Course on Nov. 15.
Napa, American Canyon and Justin-Siena were all supposed to play each other in girls and boys basketball and soccer and this week and determine the early front-runners in the Vine Valley Athletic League, but a spike in COVID-19 infections throughout the North Bay put the seasons on hold.
The St. Helena High wrestling team, with one of its least experienced teams in years, would have benefited most by learning when it hosted one of Justin-Siena most experienced squads in the Vine Cup on Dec. 17.
The St. Helena High girls basketball team fell to 0-2 in North Central League I play with a 63-35 loss to visiting Clear Lake on Tuesday night.
It was quite a return to play for Calistoga and St. Helena high school sports in 2021. Most teams showed little rust despite having been idle since the 2019-20 school year.
St. Helena High is No. 8 in the final Division V state rankings, announced by CalHiSports.com at calhisports.com on Dec. 20.
Many head coaches don’t believe in moral victories, but Michael Escobedo had to chalk one up for his winless Pacific Union College men’s basketball team when it fell just 77-66 to the visiting Menlo Oaks on Dec. 19.
The St. Helena High wrestling team had several placers at the American Canyon Classic on Saturday.
Calistoga High boys basketball head coach Cesar Cruz knew Jose Perez could be special if the 6-foot-3 junior’s teammates dished him the ball.
The St. Helena High boys basketball team goes into its Sutter Home Invitational this weekend with a 1-1 record after dropping a 57-52 overtime contest to visiting Winters on Tuesday night.