Prep Roundup: Templeton notches baseball win over San Luis Obispo

sports@thetribunenews.comFebruary 26, 2013 

The Templeton High baseball team picked up a season opening victory over visiting San Luis Obispo on Tuesday, winning 6-3 behind Michael Frigon, who had three hits and two runs scored for the Eagles.

Mitchell Pendley pitched 41⁄3 innings, striking out three and giving up two earned runs in the win for Templeton.

Jake Niezen gave up six runs, five earned, on six hits and walked four over 61⁄3 in the loss for the Tigers (0-1).

Tyrus Yamagata was 2 for 4 with two RBI, and Andy Garrettson had an RBI triple and a run scored for the Eagles.

Garrett Giovannelli was 2 for 3 with two RBI and a run scored, Joey Benadiba had one RBI and Nick Hill had a run scored for San Luis Obispo.

Atascadero 4, Nipomo 0

Sam Neely struck out six in six hitless innings in the win and was 2 for 2 at the plate with two RBI for the Greyhounds.

Ethan Hicks had an RBI double, Bryan Kirkpatrick was 1 for 2 with two walks and an RBI and Levi Keller was 2 for 3 for Atascadero in its season opener.

Arroyo Grande 4, Santa Ynez 2

Kyle Brown allowed no earned runs over five innings, striking out six in the win for Eagles in their season opener.

Arroyo Grande’s Cole Steverson had four strikeouts in the final two innings for the save.

Ryan Teixeira was 3 for 4 with an RBI for Arroyo Grande, and Chris Davidson scored twice and had one RBI.

St. Joseph 12, Morro Bay 8

Connor McQuaid-Pishione was 3 for 4 with a home run, a double and an RBI in the season-opening loss for the Pirates.

Shasta Colkey was 3 for 4 with one RBI, and Noah Garcia was 2 for 4.

Mission Prep 10, Coast Union 0, 5 innings

Anthony Bosshardt struck out 12 over five no-hit innings for the Royals in the season opener for both teams.

Joey Donner was 2 for 3 with a triple and an RBI for Mission Prep.

SOFTBALL

San Luis Obispo 11, San Marcos 0, 5 innings

Andrea Reynolds threw five hitless innings and struck out 11 in the season-opening win for the Tigers in San Marcos.

Hailey Rich was 2 for 3 with three RBI, two doubles and three runs scored for San Luis Obispo.

Reynolds was 2 for 3 with a double, and Erica Chandler was 2 for 4 for the Tigers.

Paso Robles 12, Morro Bay 0

Megan Clark gave up one hit in three innings to earn the win for the Bearcats in the season opener for both teams.

Paso Robles’ Jenna Wookey pitched the final three innings and had five strikeouts.

Clark had one RBI, and she and Jenna Rogers were both 2 for 3 with a double for the Bearcats.

Wookey had one hit and three RBI for Paso Robles.

Atascadero 24, Mission Prep 1

Keara Blodget was 2 for 2 with one walk and three RBI for the Greyhounds as they dominated the Royals on the road in the season opener for both teams.

Kaala Wood had six strikeouts for the win.

Jessie Featherstone had a bases-loaded double and four RBI, and McKenzi Etchison was 1 for 2 with three walks and three RBI for Atascadero.

Taylor Pilg scored the lone run for Mission Prep.

Templeton 7, Coast Union 0

Corinne Barto was 3 for 4 with three doubles and three RBI, while allowing one hit and striking out five over 4 1⁄3 shutout innings in the win for the Eagles.

Kristina Raine was 2 for 2 with two RBI, Ashley Stevens was 2 for 3 and Ashanti Alba had a double for Templeton in the season opener for both teams.

BOYS VOLLEYBALL

San Luis Obispo 3, Nipomo 0

Trey Davis had seven kills for the Tigers as they swept the Titans 25-12, 25-16, 25-19 in ther season opener for both teams.

Parker Lauritzen added six kills, and Kieran Hansen had 25 assists for San Luis Obispo .

Nipomo’s Brandon Buchan had nine kills, and Tyler Monroe added seven. Alex Martinez had 20 assists for the Titans.

Templeton 3, Orcutt Academy 0

The Eagles won their season opener 25-11, 25-14, 25-12 behind 13 kills from Henri Cherry.

Toby Isbell had five kills for Templeton.

St. Joseph 3, Mission Prep 1

The Royals fell 25-17, 25-20, 23-25, 25-23 at home in their season opener.

Chris Garner had 11 kills and five aces, Matt Souchek also had 11 kills and Jack Mooney added 10 digs for Mission Prep.

BOYS GOLF

San Luis Obispo 363, Morro Bay 501

Adam Zakaria carded a 6-under 65 for the Tigers at Morro Bay Golf Course to medal for San Luis Obispo. 

Kush Sikand shot a 73, Michael Daigle shot a 74, Grady Smith shot a 75 and Michael Zakaria shot a 76.

Robbie Donaldson shot a 94 to lead the Pirates (1-1).

BOYS TENNIS

Dos Pueblos 9, Arroyo Grande 9

The Eagles fell at home, losing 72-69 in a tiebreaker of games won.

Eli Whittle and Sean Hollister swept for Arroyo Grande in singles, and Bryan Rozo won two of three singles matches for the Eagles (1-1).

Santa Maria 17, Coast Union 1

John McElgunn had the only singles win for Coast Union in its season opener.

SWIMMING & DIVING

Boys: Arroyo Grande 202, Santa Ynez 144, Mission Prep 74

Girls: Arroyo Grande 201, Santa Ynez 130, Mission Prep 90

Haili Jackson won the 500-yard freestyle and placed second in the 200 free for Arroyo Grande girls.

Corryn Haynes earned a CIF consideration with her 200 IM win in 2 minutes, 16.33 seconds. The 200 medley relay team of Haynes, Emma Vogan, 

Regan Jenssen and Molly Jones also earned a CIF consideration with their 2:03.25 win. 

The Arroyo Grande boys had three CIF-automatic qualifying times, beginning with the 200 medley relay. Hissam El-Effendi, Zach Stevens, David Malouf and Tyler Gamble won in 1:41.19.

The 200 free relay team of Stevens, Zach Georgii, Clint Dosette and Gamble won and qualified in 1:31.87.

Stevens also qualified in the 100 backstroke with a time of 56.20. 

Joey Milbrandt placed first in the boys 1-meter dive for the Eagles.

It was the first swim meet in school history for Mission Prep.

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