High School Sports

PREP ROUNDUP: Arroyo Grande girls, Paso Robles boys capture cross country titles

The Arroyo Grande High girl’s cross country team had runners finish third through ninth to win the team portion of the PAC 8 midseason meet held at the Fairbanks Course on Thursday.

Rosa Granados was third on the 5K trail with a time of 20 minutes, 5 seconds for the Eagles, and Talley Hill was fourth (20:06). The next five runners were Arroyo Grande’s, helping the Eagles finish with a score of 25.

Atascadero’s Brittni Frace was the girls individual winner in 19:44. The Greyhounds were second with an overall score of 54. Ellie Nisbet finished second (19:47) for the Greyhounds.

Paso Robles was third with a score of 75. San Luis Obispo was fourth with a 97, and its top finisher was Malea Martin in 10th. Mission Prep finished seventh with 173 points overall.

Paso Robles won the boys team portion with a score of 40, led by Zachary Chamberlain, who finished third with a time of 16:13. Trad Berti was sixth in16:56 for the Bearcats. Arroyo Grande was second with a score of 55 and its top finisher was Jacob Emeterio, who was seventh (16:57).

San Luis Obispo had the top two finishers, placing third with 66 points. The Tigers’ William Ernst was won with a time of 15:44, and teammate Callum Bolger was second (16:01). Atascadero had a fourth-place finish with a team score of 85, and Daniel Tull was fourth (16:36). Mission Prep was eighth with 235.


Arroyo Grande 14, Paso Robles 4

The doubles teams of Melina Rodgers and Mekayla Landers (6-3, 6-0, 6-0),

Angelica Gagliano and Olivia Madison (6-0, 6-0, 6-1), and Lauren Midyett and Josephine Graeber (6-1, 6-0) all swept their sets for the Eagles (16-3, 11-0 PAC 8).

Lindsey Horst won 5-7, 6-0, 6-3 for the Bearcats.

San Luis Obispo 17, Pioneer Valley 1

The doubles team of Maddy Handy and Nicole Kasper won 6-1, 6-0, 6-1, to help the Tigers improve to 11-4 on the year and 9-2 in PAC 8 play. Sam Good won 6-4, 6-3, 6-3, and Gabby Garza also swept, 6-3, 6-3, 6-4.

Atascadero 12, Righetti 6

Nicoline Breytenbach won 6-1, 6-0, 6-0, and the doubles team of Charlotte Holt and Paulina Arredondo swept 6-4, 6-2, 6-0 in a road win for the Greyhounds (15-4, 8-3 PAC 8).

St. Joseph 18, Mission Prep 0

The doubles team of Bascia Merwinski and Sawyer Smith won three games in a home loss for the Royals (0-11).

Morro Bay 10, Nipomo 8

Alzbeta Hermanova swept 6-0, 6-0, 6-0, leading to a Morro Bay victory over Nipomo.

Skye Schwellenbach won her singles sets 6-0, 6-1, 6-1. Tess Badrigian also swept her singles sets 6-2, 6-1, 6-0 for the Pirates (6-9, 4-7 Los Padres League).

The doubles tandem of Julia Johnson and Nicole Johnson swept its sets 6-3, 6-1, 6-0 for Nipomo (3-11, 1-9). The doubles team of Ashley Jimenez and Monica Guerrero won its sets 6-2, 6-0, 6-0 for the Titans.

Templeton 12, Santa Maria 6

Bijou Burns swept her sets, dropping one game, while Mili Proft swept her sets 6-1, 6-1, 6-0 to lead the Eagles.

The doubles team of Kiley Keohen and Lauren Shin won 6-1, 6-3, 6-3, and Ashley Barnes added two set wins, 1-6, 6-2, 6-0, for Templeton (5-10, 4-7 LPL).


Arroyo Grande 3, Righetti 0

Ashlyn Herlihy had 17 kills and four blocks, and Alaina Hogeboom had 33 assists as the Eagles beat the Warriors 25-23, 25-10, 25-13.

Emily Sonny added 11 kills and three blocks for Arroyo Grande (18-3, 8-0 PAC 8).

Atascadero 3, St. Joseph 1

Brooke Harbottle had 32 assists to help lead Atascadero to a 25-11, 22-25, 25-15, 25-17 victory.

Katherine Sedley had 11 kills, and Jessie Featherstone had eight kills for the Greyhounds (14-11, 6-2 PAC 8). Maren Cracknell had seven kills and five aces. Sabrina Degnan added 24 digs.

San Luis Obispo 3, Paso Robles 0

Holland Boege led the Tigers with 16 kills, and Rilee Day had nine kills to secure a 25-19, 25-17, 25-21 win.

Sage Kelley had 26 assists, and Merissa Brancart had 12 digs for the Tigers (8-5, 8-1 PAC 8).

Maddi Chace had 13 kills, and Coleen Wiest had 35 assists for Paso Robles (11-9, 3-6).

Templeton 3, Lompoc 0

Lauren Ralston had eight kills, and Lauren Nystrom had five kills to lead Templeton in a 25-20, 25-15, 26-24 win.

Hannah McRoy had 15 assists, and Sarah Bolts had 10 digs for the Eagles (12-1, 9-0 LPL).

Santa Ynez 3, Nipomo 0

Nipomo lost 25-13, 25-20, 25-22.

Lacy LeBlanc had 16 assists and four aces for the Titans. Kendra Jackson had 16 digs, and Gwen Menane added eight kills.

Morro Bay 3, Cabrillo 2

In a back-and-forth match, Sierra Emrick had 18 digs, 16 blocks and 11 kills as the Pirates won 25-19, 22-25, 25-18, 21-25, 15-11.

Izzy Sala had 20 digs and eight kills, and Kiana Alden had 24 assists and seven digs for Morro Bay (8-4, 7-2 LPL).

Coast Union 3, Coastal Christian 0

Olivia Zamora had 10 kills, and Gigi Stoothoff added six more to lead Coast Union to a 25-14, 25-20, 25-16 win.

Sage Radecki registered 29 assists and 10 aces, and Janelle Bohey had 13 digs for the Broncos (10-4, 8-0 Coast Valley League).

Coastal Christian’s Roni Garrison had 20 digs, nine kills and seven aces. Audrey Berdar 13 assists for the Conquerors (3-6, 3-5).

North County Christian 3, Shandon 0

Aliyah Morrison had 12 kills as the Crusaders beat the Outlaws 25-7, 25-11, 25-20.

Gabrielle Morrison had 19 assists, Madison Morrison had eight kills and six digs, and Madisun Puebla had six aces for North County Christian (17-8, 7-1 CVL).

The Crusaders will host Coast Union on Thursday in a matchup of the two league leaders.


Cerritos 19, Arroyo Grande 9

Ronan Paulson had eight saves in a losing effort for Arroyo Grande (8-9, 4-1 PAC 8). Ryan Sverchek, Hunter Roberts and Blake Adams each had two goals for the Eagles.


PAC 8 Tournament

Neha Sikand carded a 42 on the par-35 front nine at Chalk Mountain as San Luis Obispo shot a 232, edging out Arroyo Grande’s 237 to win.

Sarah Fouratt was the individual medalist with a 40 for third-place Righetti (238).

Sydney Haughian shot a 43, as the only competitor for Mission Prep.

The Tigers’ Isabel Carpenter and Bee Soll each shot 45, while the second-place Eagles’ Kinsey McBryde shot a 42 and teammate Rachel Harris shot a 49.

Atascadero finished fourth with 261, as Annika Englund shot a 47 and Amber Olivera shot a 55.

Paso Robles finished sixth with 291, as Nicole Childs shot a 52.

LPL Tournament

Cynthia Navis was the individual medalist, shooting a 3-over 38 on the front nine at the Rancho Maria golf course to lead Nipomo with a 222 first-place finish.

The Titans also had Erin Shusterich shoot a 42, and Christine DeLaby shoot a 44.

Morro Bay finished third, 10 strokes behind second-place Cabrillo, with a team total of 271 as Lily Keogh shot a 48 and Alyssa Noriega shot a 56.

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