After falling to Hidden Valley for the second time on the season, the Del Norte varsity girls basketball team responded in an emphatic way, cruising to a 70-49 victory over St Mary’s (Ore.) in the final game of the three-day what turned into Hidden Valley Round Robin Tournament in Grants Pass. With the victory, the Warrior girls improve to 8-3 on the season heading into the Christmas holiday break. The Warrior girls will resume competitive action on Thursday, January 2 when they will take on Foothill of Palo Cedro in the opening round of the Lady Hornet Tournament hosted by Enterprise High School of Redding.
On the boys’ side, the Warriors made it a clean sweep of the Hidden Valley Round Robin Tournament, defeating the host Mustangs 55-40 Saturday afternoon. The victory improves the Warriors record to 9-1 heading into what will be a short break for Christmas before the squad returns to the road once again, this time to compete in the Fort Bragg Tournament beginning Thursday.