High School Sports

Prep roundup: Arroyo Grande boy’s tennis caps undefeated league season with win over St. Joseph

The Arroyo Grande tennis team capped off its undefeated league season with a 14-4 victory over St. Joseph on Tuesday. All nine doubles teams swept on the day for the Eagles.

Joseph Goyance and partner Tyler Tencati won 6-0, 6-1, 6-1, and Patrick Angle and Parker Turner won 6-2, 6-1, 6-1. Joey Kullman and Austin Bricker also swept 6-2, 6-0, 6-1.

“This particular team in comprised of very hard workers who put the team before themselves,” head coach Lori Hollister said. “It was fitting to finish the season on a high note on Senior Day, as all our seniors came up with wins.”

Andrew Arcangel, Joseph Goryance and Matt Fuentez are the team’s seniors.

Brett MacDonald added wins in the two sets he played at 6-0, 6-2.

The Eagles (20-3, 14-0 PAC 8) host League Prelims on Thursday beginning at 9 a.m.

San Luis Obispo 16, Mission Prep 2

San Luis Obispo was led in singles by Zach Hilty and doubles teams of Alex Hasley and Cole Westwood and Sam Johnson and Kavi Freyaldenhoven, who all swept on the day.

The Tigers finish the regular season 16-4 overall and 12-2 in the PAC 8.

Templeton 12, Orcutt Academy 6

Colby Grey swept 6-0, 6-0, 6-0, and teammate Chaz Darrow won 6-0, 6-0, 6-0 to lead the Eagles. Max Starkman won a pair for Templeton (9-5 Los Padres League) 6-0, 6-0, 5-7.

Templeton finishes the regular season fourth in the LPL and has League Prelims on Thursday in Santa Maria, beginning at 9 a.m.

Santa Ynez 12, Morro Bay 6

Ryan Morris took two out of three sets, 6-3, 3-6, 6-3, and Simon Janzen rallied from down 2-5 to win 7-6 (7-2) and then dropped a set 3-6 before winning 6-2 for the Pirates.

The doubles team of Nigel Archer and Gianni Bocardo also won two out of three, 2-6, 6-4, 7-5, against the league champions. Morro Bay (10-9, 6-8 LPL) finishes the season fifth in league.

Lompoc 11, Nipomo 7

Jon Johnson swept 7-6, 6-0, 6-0 and Ernie Atilano won a pair of sets 6-3, 6-3. Emilio Moreno also won two sets at 6-1, 6-0.


Atascadero 2, Arroyo Grande 1

The Eagles took an early 1-0 lead on an RBI single by David Frazer, before Atascadero rallied to score two runs in the sixth on a passed ball and an error to win. Arroyo Grande left the bases loaded in the seventh to end the game.

“We just didn’t get anything going offensively, and they did,” Arroyo Grande coach Brad Lachemann said.

Frazer finished 1 for 2 on the night, and Zach Mosley pitched a complete game for Arroyo Grande (17-7, 11-5 PAC 8), giving up seven hits, two unearned runs and had four strikeouts and one walk.

Paso Robles 11, Mission Prep 1

Jeff Newman pitched a complete game, allowing one run and struck out three with no walks for Paso Robles.

Seth Matthysse was 2 for 3 with a double and two runs scored, and Oscar Rendon was 2 for 4 with a double and a run to lead the Bearcats offensively. Nolan Binkele was 2 for 4 with a pair of singles and a run scored.

Mission Prep freshman Dylan Beavers was 1 for 3 with a single and a run scored, and Sage Pera had an RBI single. John San Jule and Matt Bosshardt each had singles for the Royals (7-18, 2-14 PAC 8).

Paso Robles (16-9, 10-6 PAC 8) plays at Mission Prep on Wednesday.

San Luis Obispo 11, Pioneer Valley 1

The Tigers (19-6, 14-2 PAC 8) coasted to victory, scoring five runs in the first three innings. Jeremy Jess had an RBI triple and Tru Wells had a sac fly in the first inning.

Cooper Benson hit a three-run home run in the third and finished 2 for 4 with four RBI and two runs scored.

Jake Rodgers struck out six over five innings and allowed two hits for the win.


San Luis Obispo 7, Pioneer Valley 5

The Tigers rallied from a 3-1 deficit, scoring four runs in the fifth inning and two in the six to beat the Panthers. Marissa Piatt was 3 for 4 with two RBI and three runs scored, and Campbell Warren and Krissy Ybarra each had RBI singles.

“This team would have folded in that situation a couple years ago,” coach Dan Monroe said, whose team improves to 9-12 and 5-5 in the PAC 8. “Good things happen when you put the ball in play.”

Sami Good pitched six innings, allowing one earned run and had seven strikeouts.

The Tigers play at Atascadero on Friday.

Righetti 2, Atascadero 0 (11 innings)

Sally Bowles pitched all 11 innings for the Greyhounds, allowing four hits, two runs and had three strikeouts. Bowles gave up a two-run home run in the top of the 11th.

Atascadero loaded the bases in the bottom half of the inning but couldn’t find a hit. Madison Messina was 3 for 4 with a walk and Lauryn Fant was 2 for 5. Kayla Herzig was 1 for 4 and had a pair of walks and Sarah Wulff was 1 for 2.

The loss was Atascadero’s (8-1 PAC 8) first of the league season, and moves them into a tie for first with Righetti.

Arroyo Grande 8, Paso Robles 2

Arroyo Grande was led by Samantha Oliver, who went 3 for 4 with a double and two runs. Logan Nunes was 2 for 3 with a pair of runs and Kacie Burger was also 2 for 3 with two runs.

Chloe Kerns was 2 for 3 with a double and a run and Crystal Linn was 2 for 4 with a double and two RBI for Paso Robles. Lya Abel also had a double for the Bearcats.

Lompoc 6, Nipomo 0

Kiesa Romero singled for Nipomo’s lone hit. Hope Goodall pitched a complete game, allowing only two earned runs for the Titans (12-10, 6-5 LPL), who sit in fourth place in the league standings with three games remaining.

Coast Union 18, Cuyama Valley 1

Ellie Magnuson threw a one hitter and had a double and home run from the plate as the Broncos (10-5, 6-0 CVL) remain undefeated in league play this year. Maddie May had two home runs and three RBI, and Crystal Martinez had an RBI single.

Magnuson now has a one-hitter, two no-hitters and a perfect game on the year.

Coast Union has three games remaining in the regular season and plays host to Coastal Christian on Friday.


Arroyo Grande 3, St. Joseph 0

The Eagles sealed an undefeated season with a 25-8, 25-15, 25-16 win over St. Joseph. Senior Evan Lalanne had 10 kills, and Raleigh Burk added seven digs and two aces.

Landon Carter, also a senior, had four kills and two aces, and senior Ryan Meffert recorded 11 kills and a pair of aces for Arroyo Grande (16-0, 12-0 PAC 8).

Paso Robles 3, Pioneer Valley 2

The Bearcats outlasted the Panthers, winning 25-23, 14-25, 25-22, 24-26, 15-13. Paso Robles (5-12, 2-10 PAC 8) recorded 132 digs and 42 total kills on the day, led bu Juan Guerra and Ethan Todd, who each had nine kills. Chris Tabarez added six kills and Micah Canales had 41 digs and five kills.

Ramon Torres tallied 29 assists and 25 digs.