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Warrior softball falls in HDN semifinals

ARCATA — The Del Norte softball team struggled to score runs in the Humboldt-Del Norte Tournament semifinals against St. Bernard’s on Wednesday. The Crusaders took advantage of a big  fifth-inning rally to beat the Warriors 5-1, advancing to play Fortuna in the championship game on Saturday.

Head coach Pablo Lorenzi said he felt like the team was still having trouble focusing mentally after picking up an exciting 2-1 victory over previously undefeated Fortuna in the regular season finale.

Warrior Memories: From DN athlete to college coach

When I look back on my years as a Warrior coach, certain names always come to mind.

While most of my coaching career was as a football coach, one year I got to coach the Warrior track team. There were a lot of talented boys and girls on that team. One individual was a young man that I had the privilege of coaching in football as well, Terry Vance.

Babe Ruth baseball back for 56th year

Babe Ruth baseball is back at Peterson Park this year for its 56th season in Del Norte.

The Babe Ruth league is made up of players ages 13-15. This year there are three teams from Del Norte competing, along with a team from Brookings.

Baseball games are played weekly on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays starting at 6 p.m. at Peterson Park.

Noll Paddle Festival set for Saturday

The Noll Paddle Festival is back for its second year.

Paddlers are welcome to stand up, lay down or even sit in a kayak for the five mile course, taking off from Garth’s Beach, heading along Pebble Beach and around the jetty before ending up on South Beach. 

Del Norte Little League standings (May 16)

Major Softball


Niblack Insurance 1 6 1

Ocean World 3 2 1

 Player of the Week: 

Gabby Pantoja, Ocean World

Teens tilt for hoops titles

The Del Norte Recreation Department’s teen basketball league held the finals of its double elimination tournament on Wednesday. In the lower division championship, Mammas Boys II topped Redwood Medical 68-61 to claim what would be the only title of the night. In the upper division, the Tropics handed Mammas Boys their first loss of the tournament, 61-45, to force a winner-take-all rematch at a time and date yet to be determined. In all, about 75 kids participated on eight teams between the two divisions this year. 

Del Norte softball wins battle of the Warriors

The Del Norte softball team got off to a slow start on Tuesday in the first round of the Humboldt-Del Norte Tournament against Little 4 No. 3 seed Hoopa, but the Warriors caught fire midway through the game and advanced to the semifinals with a 10-1 victory over the Warriors from Hoopa.

“We did not come to play at the start of the game,” said Del Norte head coach Pablo Lorenzi. “We were lethargic, I think there was still some left over mental stress from Monday. I think that showed our age a little bit, just not being able to come out and play tough consistently.”

DN halts Huskiesí win streak at 29

Although the Fortuna softball team wrapped up sole possession of first place in the Humboldt-Del Norte Big 5 regular season standings with an 8-0 victory, it was Del Norte that came away from the diamond smiling from ear to ear on Monday.

The Warriors pulled off a  2-1 comeback win in game two of the doubleheader to hand Fortuna its first Big 5 loss since April, 2014 — 29 straight regular season games.

Warrior baseball ends regular season with a sweep

The Del Norte baseball team picked up back-to-back wins on Monday, topping Fortuna 5-2 and 4-3 in the regular season finale at Three Amigos Field. The wins, coupled with a split in Eureka on Saturday, brought the Warriors league record to 4-8.

“It was great to see the kids close out the year on a positve note winning three out of four,” said Del Norte head coach Travis Johnson. “That is encouraging for next year. The kids were hitting the ball well today and our pitching was great, so overall I am pretty happy.”

Del Norte track earns five White Stars, 21 medals at HDN Finals

The Del Norte boys and girls track teams competed in the Humboldt-Del Norte County Finals in McKinleyville on Saturday. Although host McKinleyville ran away with both the boys and girls team championships, the Warriors were able to come away with several strong performances, resulting in five White Star awards and 21 medals.

The Warriors were comfortably in second place in the girls team standings with 95 points, 82 points behind league champion McKinleyville and 29 points ahead of third-place Arcata. The Del Norte boys finished in fourth place, trailing league champion McKinleyville by 28 points, but just four points behind second-place Arcata and one behind Fortuna.

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