After scoring just two runs in three games against Humboldt-Del Norte Big 5 leader Fortuna, the Del Norte softball teams bats woke back up on Wednesday in McKinleyville as the Warriors ran away with a 14-4 victory over the Panthers.
The Del Norte and Castle rock track and field programs will travel to McKinleyville on Friday to compete in the 2015 Humboldt-Del Norte County Prelims hosted by Eureka. Field events will begin in McKinleyville at 2 p.m. with track events beginning at 4 p.m.
The Del Norte softball team is being featured on “Warrior Sports with Donnie Mattz” this week. The Warriors home game against Fortuna is being replayed nightly starting at 7:30 p.m. on Charter Cable channel 4.
The Del Norte track and field team competed in the Grants Pass Rotary Invitational on Saturday. The Warriors took eight athletes to the prestigious event and the team brought back a handful of top-five finishes.
Softball team losing streak reaches 3 in season’s first skid
The Del Norte softball team got a little bit closer in each of its three games against Humboldt-Del Norte Big 5 defending champion Fortuna, but the Warriors couldn’t quite get over the hump, losing three straight games against the Huskies including two in a doubleheader Saturday in Fortuna.
Jonathan Calderon rolls toward home plate to score a run after dislodging the ball from the Fortuna catcher’s glove in a collision at the plate during Del Norte’s 12-1 victory over the Huskies Wednesday in Crescent City. Del Norte Triplicate / Bryant Anderson
Del Norte coasts to 12-1 victory over Fortuna on windy Wednesday at Three Amigos Park
The wind was gusting as it is sometimes known to do at Three Amigos Park in Crescent City.
Last year, the United States Golf Association (USGA), the Professional Golf Association of America (PGA) and Augusta National Golf Club established what is very quickly becoming the greatest junior golf competition in our country.
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