High School Sports

Prep Roundup: SLO’s Hall bests school record in boys pole vault

Connor Hall bested his own school record in the boys pole vault and improved on his state-leading mark when he won the event in an 82-58 win for the San Luis Obispo High boys track team over Pioneer Valley on Wednesday.

The Tigers’ girls team also defeated the Panthers, winning 94-29.

Hall, who set the school record at 16 feet, 1 inch at the Cal Poly Invitational on March 14, took first in the event at 16-2. Hall also won the discus at 149 feet.

Chris Toh won the long jump (20-0) and the 300-meter hurdles (41.7 seconds), and William Ernst won the 3,200 (10:27), the 1,600 (4:41) and the 800 (2:07) for the Tigers (4-1).

On the girls side, Micayla Rennick also won the 3,200 (12:45), the 1,600 (5:31) and the 800 (2:40), and Alex Dalley won the 100 hurdles (16.2) and the high jump (4-8) for San Luis Obispo (4-1).


St. Joseph 11, Arroyo Grande 6

The Knights jumped all over the Eagles, scoring six runs in the first inning and chasing Arroyo Grande starter Cole Severson after one-third of an inning.

The Eagles walked four batters and committed four errors in the game.

Garrett Ball was 2 for 3 with three RBI and a double, and Kyle Brown was 2 for 3 with two doubles and a run scored for Arroyo Grande (4-4-1, 3-2 PAC 7).

Atascadero 4, Pioneer Valley 4, 9 innings, tie

Ethan Hicks had an RBI double for the Greyhounds (6-4-1, 3-1-1 PAC 7), and Corbin Meikle added two hits, including a double, but the game was called because of darkness before a winner was decided.

Simi Valley 6, San Luis Obispo 3; San Luis Obispo 6, Dos Pueblos 3 

The Tigers split a doubleheader in their Spring Tournament. 

San Luis Obispo (5-9) was led by Garrett Giovannelli, who went 2 for 3 with a double in the first game and R.J. Hassey, who went 2 for 3 with an RBI in the second game.


Arroyo Grande 3, Templeton 0

Jack Empey had 35 assists and six aces to lead Arroyo Grande to a 27-25, 25-20, 25-19 sweep at home.

Chandler Mankins had nine kills and eight blocks, and Keanu Morrison had four kills for Arroyo Grande (7-0).

Ben Schaner had nine kills to lead Templeton (7-1).

Channel Islands 3, Mission Prep 2

Jack Mooney had 11 kills, eight digs, four blocks and nine assists for the Royals, but Mission Prep fell 25-18, 19-25, 25-22, 18-25, 15-13 in Ventura.