High School Sports

Prep roundup: SLO High baseball’s Rodgers maintains perfect ERA in win over Righetti

San Luis Obispo pitcher Jake Rodgers outlasted Righetti’s Matt Sauer, throwing a complete-game two hitter in the Tigers’ 1-0 win over the Warriors on Tuesday. Rodgers needed only 79 pitches to complete the game and walked two on the day. Rodgers also still has an ERA on 0.00 for the year.

Sauer is a University of Arizona commit.

Brooks Lee had an RBI single in the bottom of the fifth to score Cooper Benson for the lone run in the game. Matthew Mundorf and Tru Wells each were 2 for 3 for the Tigers.

San Luis Obispo is now 12-4 overall and 7-0 in the PAC 8.

Arroyo Grande 6, Mission Prep 2

Brayden Pinkerton was 2 for 3 with two runs scored and an RBI, and Nolan Elias was 3 for 3 with a pair of runs scored for Arroyo Grande (11-4, 5-2 PAC 8) in a win over Mission Prep. Zack Mosley pitched a complete game with no earned runs, one strikeout and one walk.

Andy Boncich was 2 for 4 with a double and a run, and Renn Duncan had a double and an RBI for the Royals. John San Jule was 2 for 2 and was hit by a pitch.

Mission Prep (7-9, 2-5) plays host Arroyo Grande on Wednesday.

Paso Robles 8, Pioneer Valley 3

Mark Armstrong had two hits and an RBI, and Nolan Binkele added a two run double in Paso Robles’ win over Pioneer Valley. Oscar Rendon had a two-out RBI single, and Evan Espinoza tacked on an RBI.

Brad Tews went six innings, allowing two runs, no walks and four hits.

The Bearcats (8-8, 2-5 PAC 8) scored four runs in the second to take an early 4-0 lead.

Atascadero 8, St. Joseph 2

Nolan Meredith went six innings, allowing one earned and had three strikeouts in Atascadero’s win over St. Joseph. Tysen Delkener was 2 for 3 with a triple and two RBI, and Lucas Sprouse had a double and two RBI.

Sean Muller added a double and an RBI, and John Majors was 2 for 4 for Atascadero (10-5, 6-3 PAC 8), who plays at St. Joseph on Wednesday.

Lompoc 2, Morro Bay 1

Tyler Chivens allowed no earned runs and struck out seven in a complete game for Morro Bay and was 3 for 3 from the plate in their loss to Lompoc. Wes Mace was 2 for 3 with a double.

Morro Bay (7-10, 5-6 Los Padres League) will play Lompoc two more times this week in a series that will likely decide the last playoff spot. Currently the two teams are tied for fourth place.


Atascadero 10, San Luis Obispo 5

San Luis Obispo took an early 5-2 lead after two innings, but the Greyhounds scored eight unanswered, including five runs in the fifth inning, to win.

Natalie Zielger was 2 for 4 with a double and two runs, and Marissa Piatt was 2 for 3 with a double and an RBI for San Luis Obispo (6-10-1, 2-3 PAC 8). Sami Good pitched five innings for the Tigers and struck out four, allowing six hits and six earned runs.

Arroyo Grande 5, Pioneer Valley 4

Julie Lewis had eight strikeouts in a complete game for Arroyo Grande in a win over Pioneer Valley. Sam Oliver was 1 for 2 before leaving with an injury, and sophomore Bailey Arrington stepped up, going 2 for 2 with a double.

Bailey Killough had two doubles, and Kacie Berger added a home run.

Arroyo Grande (3-1 PAC 8) plays at Atascadero on Thursday.

Templeton 3, Cabrillo 0

Freshman Ashley Daugherty had 18 strikeouts in a two-hit complete game for Templeton, handing Cabrillo its first league loss of the season. The first-place Eagles are now 5-0 in the LPL.

Atascadero 10, San Luis Obispo 5

Atascadero just keeps on hitting dingers.

They Greyhounds hit two more homeruns in a 10-5 win over San Luis Obispo on Tuesday giving them 17 on the season.

Atascadero junior Megan McClain went 2 for 4 in the game with 4 RBI and hit her team-leading 9th home run of the season. Sally Bowles threw a complete game and struck out eight. She was also 3 for 4 with an RBI from the plate.

Atascadero senior Allison Reagan added the second homerun, he fourth of the season, and two RBI.

The win puts Atascadero (10-7, 4-0) all alone in first place in the PAC 8. The Greyhounds will host Arroyo Grande on Thursday. San Luis Obipso hosts St. Joseph the same day.

Nipomo 11, Santa Ynez 1 (six innings)

Hope Goodall pitched all six innings, alowing four hits, one run and had six strikeouts in Nipomo’s win over Santa Ynez. Goodall was 3 for 5 from the plate with two runs scored, and Kate Russell was 3 for 4 with her first home run of the season, a three-run shot.

Gennae Abatti added a two-run home run, and freshman Ahlijah Realin was 3 for 4 for Nipmo (9-7, 3-2 LPL).

Coast Union 25, Maricopa 1 (five innings)

Ellie Magnuson hit a grand slam and had two more hits, finishing with a total of seven RBI on the day in Coast Union’s rout of Maricopa. Maddie May had four hits, one of which was a two-run home run, her second of the year. Ani Corbet was 4 for 4 with four RBI, and every Bronco got at least one hit.

Coast Union (6-5, 2-0 Coast Valley League) recorded 22 hits on the day.


Arroyo Grande 15, Mission Prep 3

The doubles team of Austin Bricker and Joey Koleman swept 6-0, 6-1, 6-0, and Gabe Roeloff won two out of three, 0-6, 6-0, 6-0. Greg Hayden also took two out of three, 1-6, 6-0, 6-0 for Arroyo Grande (14-2, 8-0 PAC 8).

Mission Prep’s Luke Llaurado swept 6-0, 6-1, 6-4. The Royals (0-8 PAC 8) play at Pioneer Valley on Thursday.

San Luis Obispo 10, Righetti 8

Zach Hilty swept his singles sets 6-3, 6-1, 6-0, and the team of Cole Westwood and Alex Hasley won 6-1, 6-1, 6-1 to lead the Tigers.

Atascadero 12, Paso Robles 6

Atascadero was led by its singles, all of whom swept on the day. Brendan Adams won 6-0, 6-0, 6-0, and Dean Menigoz won 6-1, 6-0, 6-0. Yuma Olsen also swept 6-0, 6-0, 6-0. The doubles team of Christan Wisberg and Niko Jensen swept 6-4, 6-1, 6-1 (7-6, 4-4 PAC 8).

Santa Ynez 12, Templeton 6

Colby Gray didn’t drop a game, winning 6-0, 6-0, 6-0, and Chaz Darrow also swept 6-0, 6-2, 6-0 for Templeton (5-6, 4-4 LPL).


Arroyo Grande 392, Pioneer Valley no score

The Arroyo Grande boys golf team continued its unbeaten run in the PAC 8, topping Pioneer Valley on Tuesday. Jack Avrit shot a 1-under 71 to medal for the Eagles, followed by Owen Avrit at 77. Gabe Zufall added an 80 for Arroyo Grande (10-1, 9-0).

The Panthers did not record a score because they didn’t field enough players.

San Luis Obispo 406, Atascadero 485

Medalist Andy Eppright shot a 1-under 71, and Coleman Godfrey added a 79 to lead the Tigers (11-1, 8-1 PAC 8). Austin McMillan had the low for Atascadero, carding a 90.

Paso Robles 407, Righetti 454

The Bearcats were led by medalist Greg Potruch, who shot a 73, and Bailey Flickinger posted a 79. Paso Robles in 6-3 in the PAC 8.

Morro Bay 11, Santa Maria 7

Ethan Siems swept 7-6 (7-5), 6-3, 6-0, and Simon Janzen won the two sets he played 6-0, 6-0. Jonathan Tyra and Seth Wilike teamed up to win 7-6 (7-2), 6-3, 6-2, and the tandem of Harry Lyu and Joe Morris won two out of three, 6-3, 0-6, 6-3, for Morro Bay (8-4, 4-3 LPL).


Morro Bay 3, Santa Maria 0

Junior Dexter Marquardt had 12 kills and seven aces in Morro Bay’s 25-9, 25-12, 25-10 win over Santa Maria.

Senior Dustin Limon had 11 kills, seven aces and three blocks for the Pirates. Jason Campbell added four kills and three blocks in the win for Morro Bay (11-1, 6-1 PAC 8), who host Cabrillo Thursday at 5 p.m.

Paso Robles 3, Righetti 0

Paso Robles defeated Righetti 3-0 (26-24, 25-23,25-21).

Paso Robles’ Micah Canalas had another strong defensive performance with 26 digs and sophomore Ramon Torres added 13 digs and a season-high 22 assists. Ethan Todd and Marcus Stemper had eight kills each.

The Bearcats are now 4-8 overall (1-6 in league) and play next on Tuesday at home against Mission Prep at 5:30 p.m.


Arroyo Grande 112, Atascadero 40 (girls)

Arroyo Grande was led by Paige Leonard, who won the 200 free in 2 minutes, 14.23 seconds and the 100 butterfly in 1:06.77. Emily Sonny won the 50 free in 26.32, and Sam Hazel won the 200 individual medley in a personal best of 2:25.23.

Hannah Parson won the 500 free in 5:36.18 and the 100 back in 1:03.47. Sam Vitt added a win in the 100 breast.

Leonard, Parson, Sarah Kasper and Mikayla Pock teamed up to win the 200 medley relay (2:02.95), and the team of Pock, Sonny, Hazel and Parson won the 1:46.89.

Sonny, Kasper, Leonard and Hazel also won the 400 free (4:01.08).

The Arroyo Grande girls are 5-0 in the PAC 8.