Eureka’s Lauren Albertini won her singles match against the dominant Tigers on Tuesday, but it wasn’t enough for the Loggers, who fell 8-1 to the league leaders in H-DNL girls tennis.

With the win, the Tigers continued to roll towards another league crown and are now 9-0.

Albertini, however, gave Eureka fans plenty to cheer about, defeating Casey McAtasney 7-5, 6-4 at No. 1 singles.

Arcata’s Sydni Sobota, Kendra Flint and Makayla Bernald each won their singles matches in straight sets, defeating Jem Mia, Karli Powell and Kyra Dart, respectively.

Also in singles play, Arcata’s Simone Haggerty defeated Ivie Martin 8-1, and Ireland Sommer defeated Kalea Michaed 8-0.

In doubles action, Aimee Reiner and Keona Gutierrez teamed together to get the better of Albertini and Mia by a score of 6-1.

The Tigers will play Northcoast Prep next Tuesday.


Ray Hamill writes at, where you can read lots more about sports in Humboldt County.