Sports Briefs published Sept. 29, 2012

By Triplicate Staff October 02, 2012 04:33 pm

DN girls golf takes 3rd at Eureka tournament

The Del Norte High girls golf team shot a combined 581 for third place at the Humboldt-Del Norte Big 5 League tournament at the par-70 Eureka Municipal Golf Course in Eureka.

McKinleyville (512) and Arcata (525) took the top two spots for the fourth straight tournament. Eureka (589) and Fortuna (611) came in fourth and fifth places, respectively.

Alicia Fender (112) and Siera Fitzhugh (113) took 10th and 11th places, respectively, as the Warriors’ top two finishers. Amber Preston (115, 14th) and Bailee Jones (116, 15th) also recorded top-20 finishes for Del Norte.

 

Brooke Trujillo (125), Hailie Thompson (160), Taylor Shanley (160), Haylee Hardy (160) and Morgan Gibson (160) also competed for the Warriors.

Eureka’s Ashley Gutierrez (11-over 81) garnered medalist honors.

The Warriors host the next HDN tournament, on Thursday, Oct. 4, at noon at Del Norte Golf Course.

 

DNYF travels to Arcata, Ferndale on Sunday

Del Norte Youth Football is back in action on Sunday with games against Arcata Youth Football and Ferndale Youth Football.

DNYF A White will play Arcata A at 11 a.m. Sunday at Arcata High School. DNYF AA Blue follows at 1 p.m. with a game against Arcata AA.

DNYF A Gold opens play at Ferndale High School at 10 a.m. with a game against Ferndale A. Following that contest are DNYF AA Gold’s game against Ferndale AA (noon) and DNYF AAA’s game against Ferndale AAA (2 p.m.).

Results for DNYF games on Sept. 23 at Del Norte High School are as follows:

• DNYF A White 25, McKinleyville A White 6

• DNYF A Gold 44, Curry Youth Football A 12

•  DNYF AA Gold 35, Curry AA 0

•  DNYF AAA 21, McKinleyville AAA 6

— Triplicate staff