Samantha Swinger of the Crescent Elk A girls basketball team drives down the court during a game on Saturday at Del Norte High School.The Daily Triplicate/Rick Postal
The Crescent Elk A girls basketball team placed 7th in the AA division at the 36th annual Crescent Elk Cougar Crescent City Jaycees 8th grade Girls Basketball Tournament. Redwood placed 7th in the AAA division. In the B division the Crescent Elk B team took 6th place while Smith River placed 7th. In the C division, the Crescent Elk C squad took 5th by defeating St. Joseph of Crescent City.
Brittany Maready of Redwood drives down the court during a game on Saturday.The Daily Triplicate/Rick Postal
Maready was named to the all tourney AAA team. Marissa VanDyke of Crescent Elk was named to the AA all tourney team. In the B division Katana Larson of Crescent Elk and Sequoia Stroup of Smith River received all tourney honors. In the C division Kiersten Ferguson and Hannah Seeley of Crescent Elk, Constance Taylor of St. Joseph and Autumn Wellman of Foursquare received all tourney honors. For more photos of the tourney go to triplicate.mycapture.com.
Del Norte also receives five Big 4 honorable mention awards
The Del Norte High varsity football team garnered five first team White Star Big 4 Conference honors.
Those who earned White Stars were senior wide receiver and defensive back Cody Hoffman, senior quarterback and defensive back Taylor Duncan, junior wide receiver and defensive back Roy Ward and two senior offensive lineman, Dru Parker and Conrad Husted, who also played defense.