High School Sports

Prep Roundup: Arroyo Grande baseball team wins twice in tourney

The Arroyo Grande High baseball team won twice Wednesday at the Don Lugo Tournament in West Covina, routing Duarte 14-0 and topping Ayala 4-1.

Against Duarte, Gary Lewis was 2 for 2 with a double, a triple and three RBI, while teammate Clark Goossen was 3 for 3 with two RBI.

Then, Kyle Raubinger pitched all seven innings in the win over Ayala, striking out six batters and giving up four hits.Mitchell Hollingsworth was 2 for 4 with a double and two RBI for the Eagles (7-3).

Nipomo 11, Templeton 1

Jeff McNeil hit his PAC 7-leading fifth home run of the season for Nipomo (8-6), which took third place at the Atascadero Easter Tournament.

Teammate Ryan McNeil had a double to go with his standout performance on the mound, where he collected 10 strikeouts and didn’t walk anyone.

Mark Baker hit a triple for Nipomo, and teammate Joe Gutshall had three singles.

Jeff McNeil also added a pair of doubles and was named to the all-tournament team, as was the Titans’ Ben Kennedy.

Templeton’s Nolan Hildebrand also earned all-tournament honors.

Trabuco Hills 6, San Luis Obispo 3

Sean Mullen was 1 for 3 with two RBI for San Luis Obispo (4-4-1) at its own tournament.

Michael Nieporte, meanwhile, was 1 for 2 with one RBI for the Tigers, who’ll face San Ramon and Alemany at 1 p.m. and 4 p.m. today at San Luis Obispo High.

Valencia 4, Paso Robles 2

Mac Stuart hit an RBI double for the Bearcats (8-8) at the John F. Kennedy Tournament in La Palma.

Jesse Horne added the other RBI for Paso Robles.


Seton Catholic 3, Paso Robles 2

Even though Paso Robles (8-11) took an early lead, scoring the first run in the first inning, it couldn’t capitalize at the Best of the West Tournament in Santa Maria.

Seton Catholic came back to score three runs in the fourth inning, and the Bearcats rallied back to score one more in the sixth.

Jennifer Hernandez was 1 for 2 with two RBI for Paso Robles, and scored both of the Bearcats’ runs.