At the half, the Warriors trailed 3-1 despite getting a goal by Herrera, assisted by a solo run down the right flank by Alberto Barraza.
In the second half, Juan Alvarado scored on a long-range high ball that was shot from outside the box and dipped over the goalkeeper to pull Del Norte to 3-2.
Herrera then scored again on a combination goal with Juan Alvarado to tie the game at 3-3. Herrera completed the hat trick with his third goal, a well-placed shot inside the box assisted by Geovany Ramirez, to win the game, 4-3.
The result of the Del Norte girls game against McKinleyville will be reported in Thursday’s edition. Both teams travel to Eureka on Wednesday.