Both the host San Luis Obispo High and Arroyo Grande girls volleyball teams went 3-0 in pool play on the opening day of the San Luis Obispo Tournament on Friday.
Holland Boege led the Tigers (6-0) with 16 kills on the day, and Rilee Day added 10 kills. Merissa Brancart chipped in with 60 assists overall. The Tigers won all three matches and move on to today’s gold bracket.
San Luis Obispo swept Kingsburg (25-17, 25-17), Hilltop (25-8, 25-10), and Oak Park(25-18, 25-18).
The Eagles (6-0) won another of the 11 pools to also move on to the gold bracket after beating Fresno Sunnyside (25-9, 25-10), Cupertino Homestead (25-18, 25-21) and Calabasas Viewpoint (26-24, 20-25, 15-11).
The two-day tournament ends today with another round of pool play and a bracketed tournament to crown an overall champion.
Templeton went 2-1 with victories over Liberty (27-25, 25-23) and Rio Mesa (25-17, 25-20) and a loss to Lorena (25-16, 25-20).
Lucy Portillo had 16 kills overall for the Eagles (4-2), and Elsa Strysko had 14 kills and five aces.
Both Atascadero and Mission Prep went 1-2 in pool play.
The Greyhounds (3-3) lost to Clovis East (25-23, 16-25, 15-12) and Buena Ventura (25-20, 25-21) and beat Andrew Hill (25-11, 25-5).
The Royals beat Fresno Hoover 2-1 and fell 2-0 to both Trabuco Hills and Camarillo. Paso Robles lost all three of its matches.
San Luis Obispo 249, Orcutt Academy 302
Led by medalist Neah Sikand, who shot a 44, the unbeaten Tigers (3-0) had three scorers under 50 on the par-35 front nine at Rancho Maria Golf Club in Orcutt.
Lisa Figueroa and Isabel Carpenter each carded 49s.
Arroyo Grande 13, Bakersfield Garces 5
The Eagles (5-2) swept all nine doubles sets, and No. 1 singles player Sophie Whittle lost just two games while sweeping three in singles.
Whittle won 6-2, 6-0, 6-0.
In doubles, Melina Rodgers and Mekayla Landers won 6-0, 6-0, 6-1, Angelica Gagliano and Olivia Madison won 6-2. 6-1, 6-0, and Hannah Angle and Gillian Burns won 7-6, 6-0, 6-3.