Ashlyn Herlihy had 13 kills and four blocks to lead the Arroyo Grande High girls volleyball team to a 3-0 nonleague victory at home over Templeton on Thursday.
Arroyo Grande (3-0) won 25-13, 25-21, 25-19.
Emily Sonny had 12 kills and three blocks and Alaina Hogeboom added 34 assists for Arroyo Grande, which won the PAC 7 last year.
Elsa Strysko had 12 kills, 12 blocks and three aces for Templeton (2-1). Lucy Portillo had eight kills and three blocks, and Josi Kelly had 21 assists and four aces for Templeton, the defending Los Padres League champs.
“It was a good game,” Templeton coach Jodi Kelly said. “Arroyo Grande came out strong defensively, and that was the difference.”
San Luis Obispo 3, Santa Ynez 2
The Tigers won a back-and-forth battle 24-26, 25-20, 19-25, 25-16, 15-12, led by Holland Boege’s 20 kills.
Rilee Day had 12 kills, and Kaitlyn Kimball added 11 kills. Merrisa Brancart dished out 42 assists for San Luis Obispo (3-0).
Atascadero 3, Nipomo 0
The Greyhounds won 25-12, 25-23, 25-17 as Kathryn Sedley had 12 kills, and Kaylie Griffen added eight.
Brooke Harbottle had 23 assists, and Sabrina Degnan finished with 13 digs for Atascadero (2-1).
Paso Robles 3, Santa Maria 0
The Bearcats (3-0) continued their strong start, winning 25-14, 25-17, 25-20.
Maddi Chace had eight aces, six kills and two blocks, and Kalyn Armstrong added seven kills.
Morro Bay 3, Pioneer Valley 2
The Pirates rallied from a two-game deficit to take a 19-25, 17-25, 25-18, 25-23, 16-14 road win.
Sierra Emrick had a strong overall game with 17 blocks, 16 digs, 11 kills and four aces.
Sybella Parades added 27 digs and 11 kills, and Emily DesJardins chipped in with 16 assists for Morro Bay (1-2).
St. Joseph 3, Coast Union 0
The Broncos (1-3) lost 21-25, 20-25, 12-25 as Xue DiMaggio had eight digs, and Sage Radecki added 16 assists and four kills.
Los Padres League tournament
Cynthia Navis shot a 4-over 40 to lead Nipomo to a nine-hole victory at the Alisal River Course in Santa Ynez.
Christine DeLaby had a 48, and three more Titans shot 53 to give Nipomo a winning score of 247.
Morro Bay finished second with 268 strokes, led by Lily Keogh’s 42 and Olivia Sisneros’ 51. Cabrillo was third (278), followed by Orcutt Academy (291), Santa Ynez (293), Lompoc (311), and Santa Maria (352).
Paso Robles 9 (76), Atascadero 9 (72)
Lindsey Horst won two of three sets as the Bearcats (4-0, 1-0 PAC 8) edged the Greyhounds in the league opener for both teams.
Katie Evenson won two of three singles sets for Paso Robles, and the doubles team of Karina Santiago and Lauren Martinez also won a pair of sets.
Nicoline Breytenbach won her three sets for the Greyhounds (5-3, 0-1). The doubles team of Natalie Manier and Julia Clickard also swept for Atascadero.
Arroyo Grande 18, Mission Prep 0
Elizabeth Michniuk, Mary Waterman and Hannah Angle all swept their singles sets for the Eagles (4-2, 1-0 PAC 8), who dropped just three games in the entire match.
The doubles team of Jillian Burns and Lauren Midyett won their sets 6-1, 6-0, 6-1.
San Luis Obispo 15, Righetti 3
Jenny Zakaria won her singles sets 6-3, 6-0, 6-0 for the Tigers (3-1, 1-0 PAC 8).
Sophia Moreno won two of three sets, and the doubles team of Anna Lippold and Fiona Huffaker won all three of its sets, 6-0, 6-1, 6-0.
The doubles tandem of Caroline Burke and Sam Good won both of its sets 6-0.
Morro Bay 10, Santa Maria 8
The Pirates won all nine singles sets in their league opener.
Alzbeta Herezova led Morro Bay (3-2, 1-0 Los Padres League) with wins of 6-1, 6-0, 6-0. Tess Badrigan swept her sets 6-4, 6-0, 6-2, and Skye Schwellenbach added three more set wins at 6-1, 6-0, 6-1.
Santa Ynez 16, Templeton 2
Mili Prost was a bright spot for the Eagles (0-4, 0-1 LPL), winning the only two sets.
Cabrillo 15, Nipomo 3
The doubles team of Julie Johnson and Nicole Johnson won 7-6, 6-3, 6-1 for the Titans (2-3, 0-1 LPL).
BOYS WATER POLO
San Luis Obispo 13, Cabrillo 4
Emerson Trout had seven goals for the Tigers (7-0). Garrett Perkins and Bo Crozier each had two goals, and Connor Troy had seven saves.
Atascadero 18, Santa Maria 7
Blake Archibald had six goals, and Dylan Linnenkamp added three more for the Greyhounds. James Fisher made 10 saves.