High School Sports

Prep Roundup: Arroyo Grande girls tennis team falls to Valencia

Sophie Whittle won her three sets Friday, but the Arroyo Grande High girls tennis team fell 12-6 at Valenia.

Whittle won her sets 6-1, 6-1, 6-0 against Valencia, the top-ranked team in CIF-Southern Section Division 2.

Other highlights for Arroyo Grande (9-3) included a singles set win by Mary Waterman, and a doubles set win by the team of Olivia Madison and Angelica Gagliano.

Eagles win twice in boys water polo tournament

The Arroyo Grande High boys water polo team beat Santa Ynez 11-7 and Beckman 12-10 at the Irvine Tournament as Josh Smith totaled six goals over the two games.

Ryan Sverchek added five goals on the day, and Ronana Paulson had seven saves for the Eagles (3-3).

After losing to Palm Desert in the championship game last year, Arroyo Grande returns to the three-team championship bracket and will play Irvine and Woodbridge today.