High School Sports

Atascadero High beats Palo Alto in home tourney

The Atascadero High girls basketball team beat Palo Alto 40-37 on Friday in the Ruth Doser Tournament.

Mary Kate Evans had 14 points for the tournament host Greyhounds, who will play Garces in the finals today.

Paso Robles (1-3) beat Independence 31-25.

Molly Donovan was the lead scorer for the Bearcats with 15 points, followed by Kailey Warren with seven points.

Marissa Torres had nine points, and Autumn Russell had eight in Templeton’s 72-35 loss to Garces.

Mission Prep Tournament

Arroyo Grande’s Ashlyn Herlihy had 11 points and nine rebounds but it still was not enough to beat Moorpark, as the Eagles lost 43-40. Alex Mero had seven points.

San Luis Obispo lost its game to International 54-29.

Lompoc Tournament

Coast Union (0-3) were led by Roxy Mertens with 11 points in their game against Lompoc, but lost to host Lompoc 36-32.

Reagan Knissen had seven points and Doris Steem had 5.