High School Sports

Arroyo Grande girls volleyball sweeps Moorpark in CIF playoff opener

Arroyo Grande swept Moorpark 25-1, 25-14, 25-15 in the first round of the CIF Southern Section Division 2AA playoffs Tuesday night. Ashlyn Herlihy had 13 kills and three blocks, and Emily Sonny had seven kills, six aces and four blocks. Brynn Thoming had seven kills and four aces, and Sam Oliver had six kills.

“We started really well,” coach Ernie Santa Crus said. “(We) came out fired up.”

Moorpark’s lone point in the first set came on a service error by the Eagles.

Arroyo Grande will play the winner of Laguna Beach and Valley Christian.

Templeton 3, Western Christian 0

The Eagles won 25-20, 25-17, 25-19 in their first-round CIF Division 3A playoff match, behind Lauren Rolsten’s 14 kills and 10 digs. Emily Burns added nine kills and Hannah McRoy distributed 30 assists and had 11 digs.