Briefs: Warrior JV baseball team wins at Fortuna

April 03, 2007 12:00 am

The Del Norte High junior varsity team won the tournament championship and the league division title in Fortuna on Saturday against McKinleyville 9-5. The win improved the teams record to 8-6 for the year. Del Norte went 2-1 at the tournament. Standout players included Conrad Husted, who played well at third base and had several key hits, head coach John Valdez said. Catcher Kyle Higgerson also was a strong performer, as well as Michael Young, who is batting almost 600 for the season, Valdez said. The Warriors have four games remaining this year. Today, the team travels to Oregon to play Illinois Valley.