Arcata girls capture Big 5

first_imgThe Arcata High School girls basketball team clinched an outright Humboldt-Del Norte League Big 5 championship Wednesday night in Fortuna, beating the Huskies 84-74. It was the Tigers’ fourth consecutive league crown.The win earned Arcata both a home North Coast Section playoff game and a first-round bye in next week’s HDNL Dick Niclai Memorial Tournament. Fortuna (1-6, 10-12) started strong, forcing multiple Arcata (7-1, 16-6) turnovers and succeeding in keeping the visitors out of rhythm …last_img