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DNYF sign-ups set for this Saturday

Former Warrior Lorenzi playing for a title

Is professional volleyball player in Puerto Rico

Petra Lorenzi prepares to hit the ball during a volleyball game with the Llaneras of Toa Baja of Puerto Rico. Photo courtesy of Kelvin Sanchez
Things could not be going much better for former Del Norte High and University of South Carolina volleyball standout Petra Lorenzi.

In her first year of playing professional volleyball for the  Llaneras of Toa Baja in Puerto Rico, her team is getting ready to play for the league championship.

On Sunday, Llaneras downed   Carolina in three sets 25-15, 25-20, 25-20 to win the series four games to one.

Beginning on Saturday the team will face the winner of Corozal  versus Juncos, which plays its deciding game tonight. 

Lorenzi, a 2005 Del Norte graduate, finished her college career at the University of South Carolina last fall and started playing professionally for Llaneras in December.

DN Grizzlies American Legion Baseball

Grizzlies team member Nate Bruder helps coach Dave Hegelmeyer serve up sausages at the Elks Lodge. Bruder is in his third year on the Grizzlies. The Daily Triplicate/Rick Postal
The Grizzlies, which consist of players from 16 to 19 years old, begin the season on June 6 at home against Northern Humboldt. The team includes many current and former members of the Del Norte High baseball team.

To see more photos of the event click here.

McCovey appears headed to North Idaho

School placed 2nd in nation in JC wrestling this year

It appears that two-time state  heavy- weight  wrestling champion Roger “Bronc” McCovey has made his decision on the college he’ll attend.

McCovey’s father, Roger Boulby, said it was about 99 percent certain as of Tuesday night that his son will sign with the North Idaho College Cardinals of Coeur d’Alene.

The Idaho school, located near Spokane, Wash., came in second this year at the National Junior College Athletic Association national wrestling tournament.

Boulby said the coaching staff plans to visit Bronc in Crescent City and personally hand him the documents to sign with the school today.

McCovey visited the campus two weeks ago and said he liked what he saw.

Warrior track and field team competes at meet

The Del Norte High track and field team had a good showing at the elite Grants Pass Rotary Meet on Saturday.

Senior Cody Hoffman placed first in section two of the 200-meter dash with a time of 22.8 seconds. He also placed 6th in the 100-meter dash with a time of 11.63 seconds.

In the section two 110-meter hurdles, senior Joseph Alex­andre took 4th place with a time of 15.59 seconds. He also placed 6th in the pole vault with a vault of 11 feet.

DNHS track team takes part at Fortuna meet

The Del Norte High track and field team had a solid showing at a Big 5 Conference track meet in Fortuna.

“It was a really good effort by all the kids,” Warrior head coach Scott Lindsay said about the Wednesday meet.

In the boys pole vault, senior Josh Erler set a personal best mark of 11.6 feet that gave him a 4th place finish.

Teammate Joseph Alexandre came in second, and fellow Warrior Taylor Duncan finished first with a  jump of 12 feet.

Sophomore Zara Gastineau came in first in the 1,600 meter dash with a time of 5:47. She came in second in the 800-meter dash. Senior Cody Hoffman came in first in the 100 and 200 meter dashes and sophmore Brandon Kakitsuka came in second in the 400 meter dash. It was the first time he ran in the event this year. The boys also came in first in the 4x100 meter relay event.

Duncan and Michael Terry tied for second in the high jump. Senior Tanner Brown came in second in the 800-meter dash, the first time he ran the event during a meet.

Warriors lose 6-4 in 8 innings to Loggers

Del Norte scores all of its runs in the third inning

Del Norte High pitcher Logan Lesina gets ready to make a pitch during a game against Eureka on Tuesday. The Warriors fell to the Loggers 6-4. The Daily Triplicate/Bryant Anderson
The Del Norte High baseball team hung tough and had its chances, but in the end came up short.

The Warriors lost  6-4 in extra innings against Big 4 Con­ference rival Eureka on Tuesday, snapping a three-game winning steak.

The Loggers, the Big 4 leader heading in the game, scored two runs in the second inning to go up 2-0.

In that inning, the Warriors made a number of errors to allow Logger runners to score.

This included missing a pop up and overthrowing the ball to second base, as well as having two Del Norte players not communicating with one another and hitting into each other on a foul pop up.

To see more photos from the game click here.

Warrior golf team takes 3rd in HDNC

Luke Polidore places 8th for the season, makes NCS qualifiers

Luke Polidore
At the final Humboldt-Del Norte Conf­erence event of the season, the Del Norte High boys golf team ended things on a positive  note.

The squad took third overall on Tuesday at the HDNC event, which was held in Eureka.

Also, the Warriors finished in third place in the HDNC final conference standings, one of its better showing in the past few years.

James Morrow had the  top score for the Warriors with a 75 on Tuesday.  Morrow took first at an HDNC event last week.

Dillon Wright shot a 78 for Del Norte, as did Cole Lesley.

Warriors name new football head coach

Assistant coach Hadfield chosen

A Warrior gridiron assistant coach will take over the reins of Del Norte High’s varsity football program.

Current Warrior athletic director Bob Hadfield, an assistant coach in the program for the past two years, will take over for Lewis Nova, who recently resigned as head varsity football coach.

“I’m excited,” Had­field said. “I’m just looking forward to another great season.”

As an assistant coach, Hadfield has coached both the wide receivers and defensive backs. He is also a teacher at the high school and has been with the school district for 10 years.

Raised in Illinois, Hadfield said he has been a high school  football head coach in Fairfield, Ill., and in the California town of McFarland, Kern County.

Former Logger drafted

Maualuga taken 38th by Bengals

AP Photo
Former Eureka High  and USC linebacker standout Rey Maualuga was selected in the second round with the 38th overall pick in the NFL draft by the Cincinnati Bengals on Saturday.

Maualuga will be reunited in Cincinnati with former USC linebacker Keith Rivers, who was the Bengals’ top pick last year.

The Bengals liked Maualuga so much that they considered taking him in the first round if they traded down from the sixth spot, according to an Associated Press story.

They got some insights about him from Rivers, who will be his teammate again.

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