High School Sports

Prep Baseball: Hollingsworth’s hot bat lifts Arroyo Grande over Atascadero

Mitchell Hollingsworth helped keep Arroyo Grande High at the hunt at the top of the PAC 7 standings, going 3 for 3 with a double and two RBI in the Eagles’ 9-5 win over Atascadero on Friday.

Brady Muth was 2 for 4 with two doubles and one RBI for Arroyo Grande (12-3, 4-2), and Kyle Raubinger had eight strikeouts in the win.

Bryce Cherry had three hits, including a double and an RBI, while Luke Allen and Mitchell Angeloni had two hits apiece for Atascadero (9-8, 4-5).

The Eagles trail first place Paso Robles by 1½ games.

Paso Robles 9, Righetti 5

Mac Stuart had three hits and three RBI as Paso Robles (10-7, 7-2 PAC 7) atop the league standings.

Thomas Bernal and Scott Plescia each had two hits and an RBI as the Bearcats scored four runs in both the first and third innings to build an insurmountable lead.

San Luis Obispo 13, Nipomo 2

Louie Summer led the Tigers (7-7-1, 4-2 PAC 7) with a triple and two RBI.

Connor Mulvaney added a double and two RBI for San Luis Obispo, and Michael Nieporte had a double and one RBI.

Marco Murillo gave up three hits and had seven strikeouts in seven innings for the Tigers, and David Murillo was 2 for 4 with a double in the win over Nipomo (10-7, 4-5).