High School Sports

Arroyo Grande, Paso Robles both to host volleyball playoff games

PAC 7 champion Arroyo Grande will host Saugus in the CIF-Southern Section Division 1A girls volleyball playoffs Tuesday at 7 p.m.

Saugus (22-9-1, 7-4) is an at-large berth from the Foothill League. The Centurions are led by outside hitter Jaclyn Clark, who has a team-high 312 kills and 314 digs this season.

The Eagles (19-2, 12-0) won their fourth consecutive PAC 7 championship in a row this season. Should they advance to Thursday’s second round, the Eagles would face the winner of the first-round match between Baseline League champion Rancho Cucamonga and Sea View at-large Trabuco Hills.

Paso Robles will also host a playoff game Tuesday, facing Sunshine League No. 2 seed Marlborough at 7 p.m.

The Bearcats (18-5, 10-2) are the No. 2 team from the PAC 7.

Atascadero (12-7) will travel to play Sunshine League champion Marymount (16-5) and San Luis Obispo will head to Channel League champion Dos Pueblos (25-2).

In Division 3AA, Morro Bay will host Marantha, the Olympic League No. 3, on Tuesday at 7 p.m., and Templeton will play at San Gabriel Valley champion Warren.

In Division 5AA, Shandon (12-2, 9-1 Coast Valley League) will host Heritage League at-large Santa Clarita Christian on Tuesday at 7 p.m. The Outlaws earned the home game by winning their first Coast Valley League volleyball title in school history.

Coastal Christian, the third team out of the CVL, will travel to Milken Community, the Heritage League No. 2.

In the Central Section, Mission Prep (14-3) has a semifinal bye and will host the winner between Fresno Christian and Kings Christian in the Division V championship game on Thursday at 7 p.m.

In boys water polo, PAC 7 champ Arroyo Grande (18-10, 9-1) will host Downey, the San Gabriel Valley League No. 3, on Tuesday at 3:15 p.m.

Also Tuesday, San Luis Obispo (PAC 7 No. 3) will play at SGVL champion Cerritos, and Atascadero (PAC 7 at-large) will play a wild card game at Thousand Oaks, the Marmonte League No. 3.

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