Garrett Ball hit a three-run homer in the bottom of the first inning for the Arroyo Grande High baseball team in its 19-8 PAC 7 win over Atascadero on Tuesday.
Ball went 2 for 3 with a double, six RBI and three runs. Tyler Auerbach was 2 for 3 with a two-run home run, three RBI and three runs for the Eagles (16-6-3, 11-3-2 PAC 7).
Arroyo Grande’s A.J. Cipolla was 3 for 4 with a solo homer and three runs.
Chris Davidson (3-0) was 3 for 3 with two RBI and three runs scored, and pitched seven innings with nine strikeouts.
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Atascadero’s Corbin Meikle was 2 for 4 with a two-run homer in the first inning and two runs.
Kelton Torres was 2 for 3 with two RBI, and a run, and Ethan Hicks was 2 for 3 with a run for the Greyhounds (12-13-1, 7-8-1).
San Luis Obispo 3, Pioneer Valley 1
The Tigers secured an early lead, opening up with an RBI double by Nick Hill in the first inning.
Garrett Giovannelli was 2 for 3 with a stolen base, and R.J. Hassey had an RBI for the Tigers.
Jake Miezen (5-1) pitched a complete game, giving up five hits, striking out three and walking one for San Luis Obispo (14-11, 11-5 PAC 7).
Paso Robles 8, St. Joseph 6, 9 innings
Steven Deaville’s two-run double, and Rudy Binkele’s two-run single in the ninth inning launched the Bearcats to a PAC 7 victory in Santa Maria.
Bailey Gaither was 2 for 4 with a two-run homer, and Jonathan Baldwin was 2 for 4 for Paso Robles.
Austin Goularte pitched 81⁄3 innings in the win, striking out two for Paso Robles (6-18, 2-14).
Nipomo 9, Cabrillo 5
The Titans broke a 4-4 tie in the sixth inning, scoring five runs to earn the win.
Nipomo’s Tommy Saenz and Colton Blume were both 2 for 4 with an RBI.
Jacob Valencia was 2 for 3 with a double and two RBI, and Taylor Ianneo was 2 for 3 with an RBI for the Titans.
Chase Sereiff (2-2) took the win in relief for the Titans (10-14, 4-7 Los Padres League).
Morro Bay 11, Santa Maria 3
Rajah Singh scored four runs, and Alex Rodriguez pitched five innings for the Pirates (9-18, 4-7 LPL) in their home win.
Santa Ynez 4, Mission Prep 0
Billy Donner pitched five innings, giving up one earned run for the Royals in their loss.
Donner and Joey Hall each had a hit for Mission Prep (14-5).
Coastal Christian 16, Shandon 1
Shane Hampton pitched six innings, striking out 14 in the win for the Conquerors (4-5, 4-7) in their Coast Valley League win.
Coastal Christian’s Thomas Lindstaedt was 2 for 4 with a triple, a grand slam and seven RBI, and Mitchell Rey was 4 for 5 with a double.
Coast Union 14, Cuyama Valley 2
Grant Magnuson was 2 for 3 with a two-run homer in the Broncos’ victory.
Lane Sutherland was 3 for 4 with two doubles, and Tommy Howard was 2 for 4 with a double for Coast Union (12-6, 10-0 CVL).
Santa Barbara 3, San Luis Obispo 0
Rennie Heza had nine assists for the Tigers (9-7) as they fell to Santa Barbara 25-9, 25-19, 25-13 in the first round of the CIF-Southern Section Division 3 playoffs.
San Luis Obispo 5, St. Joseph 0
Bee Soll was 2 for 2 with a double in the Tigers’ win.
San Luis Obispo (13-11, 4-7 PAC 7) took an early lead, scoring three runs on the bottom of the first.
Samantha Good and Hailey Rich were each 2 for 3 with an RBI, and Madi Waiters was 2 for 3 with two RBI for the Tigers.
Andrea Reynolds pitched a complete game, striking out nine for San Luis Obispo.
Paso Robles 10, Arroyo Grande 3
Jenna Wookey was 2 for 4 with three RBI, and Chloe Kerns was 2 for 4 with a double and two RBI for the Bearcats in their PAC 7 victory.
Brylee Loya was 2 for 4 with two RBI, and Megan Clark was 2 for 4 with an RBI and pitched seven innings, striking out eight for Paso Robles (8-3 PAC 7).
Jesse Robinson and Charlette Yracheta were each 2 for 3 with an RBI for the Eagles.
Jordan Robinson was 2 for 3 for Arroyo Grande (10-14, 5-7).
Morro Bay 10, Santa Maria 0; 5 innings
Marissa Tabares struck out six batters in five innings for the Pirates in their LPL victory.
Morro Bay’s Carli Watt was 2 for 3 with a double, two RBI and two runs.
Madelynn Martinez was 2 for 3 with a double and two RBI, and Tamara Singh had a double, two RBI and a run scored for the Pirates (11-13, 6-5).
Cabrillo 5, Nipomo 2
Saundra Renner hit a two-run triple, and Ashley Ruiz had a double for the Titans in the loss.
Courtney Cuzic (15-4) was 2 for 3 with a double and struck out 11 batters in six innings for Nipomo (17-4, 9-2 LPL).
Lompoc 1, Templeton 0; 9 innings
Kylie Doty was 3 for 4 with a triple for the Eagles (11-14, 5-6 LPL) in their loss.
Templeton’s Corinne Barto pitched eight innings, striking out four and walking none.
Coast Union 28, Cuyama Valley 1; 5 innings
The Broncos opened with 16 runs in the first inning.
Patty Bucio was 5 for 5 with a home run and six RBI, and Sage Radecki was 4 for 4 with two doubles and four RBI for Coast Union.
Ellie Magnuson pitched five innings, striking out 10 and giving up three hits for the Broncos (13-4, 9-0 CVL).
CIF-Southern Section Division 3 Finals
Blake Griffith of San Luis Obispo placed third overall, in a field of 36 divers, with a score of 446.6 in the boys diving finals Monday.
Paso Robles’ Grant Britton finished eighth with 363.8 points.
Amanda Gritzfeld of Paso Robles placed eighth (368.95), and San Luis Obispo’s Jamie Stapf placed 13th (327.2).