Triplicate Staff

The Del Norte High boys tennis team tuned up for its big event today by winning a match at McKinleyville on Thursday.

The Warriors host the Humboldt-Del Norte League singles finals at the high school today, beginning at 9:30 a.m.

At McKinleyville, No. 2 singles player Alec Westbrook of the Warriors defeated Will Clark 7-6 (7-4), 3-6, 6-3.

Del Norte's Doug Ovick defeated Josh Sandrige 6-2, 6-1 in No. 3 singles; Cameron Douglas beat William Whitehead 6-1, 3-6, 6-2 in No. 4 singles and Daniel Quick defeated Peter Oliver 6-4, 6-2 in No. 5 singles.

The Warriors' No. 1 singles player, Blair Westbrook, lost to Nick Thomas 6-7 (4-7), 5-7.

Del Norte lost a match Tuesday at Fortuna, with its only victory coming from Ovick, who won his No. 3 singles match 6-2, 6-3.