Athletes of the Week — Zumbrun, Finney and Eureka soccer shine

Arcata’s Karina Zumbrun and Marcus Finney of College of the Redwoods both had big weeks for their respective teams, as they continue to lead the way.

And that gets them the nod for this week’s Athletes of the week.

In soccer, the Eureka girls continued to roll with two more impressive wins to earn them Team of the Week honors.



Karina Zumbrun

Arcata Soccer, Senior

Zumbrun has been leading the way in the heart of midfield all season for the Tigers, both scoring and creating.

This past week, Zumbrun netted a pair of hat tricks in wins over Del Norte (7-0) and McKinleyville (7-1), giving her a league-leading 19 goals this season.

For more on Zumbrun’s big week, see Soccer Roundup – Zumbrun nets second hat trick in four days.


Marcus Finney

Redwoods Football, Freshman

Since a breakout performance in week two, the former Eureka High standout has been leading the way on a talented group of CR receivers.

At De Anza on Saturday, Finney had a team-high seven catches for 103 yards, as well as a couple of impressive kick returns.

For the season, Finney has six TDs in four games (second best in conference) to go with 421 yards.

For more on Finney’s big week, see Corsairs lose a close one at De Anza.

Athlete of the Week Honorable Mentions

Ryan McLean, Eureka football, Riley Martel-Phillips, Arcata cross country, Collin Stockwell, Fortuna cross country, Adam Vera, McKinleyville cross country, Paige Lyons, Eureka volleyball, Phoebe Sundberg, McKinleyville golf, Molly Citro, McKinleyville golf



Eureka Girls Soccer

The Loggers have been unstoppable this season, winning all eight of their games. 

Last week, Eureka defeated Fortuna (4-2) and Del Norte (10-0), tightening their grip atop the league standings

For more on the Loggers’ big week, see Eureka girls take another big step toward league crown.

Team of the Week Honorable Mentions

Arcata football, Arcata tennis, Fortuna boys cc, Arcata girls cc, Eureka volleyball


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