San Marcos High enjoyed a sweep of rival Santa Barbara on Thursday at the Elings Aquatics Center on the San Marcos campus.
The Royals’ boys team won 136-46, while the girls outdistanced the Dons, 123-60.
Junior Hunter May and senior Matt Mills led the way for San Marcos. May finished first in the 200 individual medley (1 minute, 59.53 seconds) and first in the breaststroke (1:02.72). Mills won the 50-yard freestyle in 21.89, and the 100-yard freestyle (49.09).
“A lot of our success is due to the fact we have depth,” San Marcos coach Peera Sukavivatanachai said.
The Royals (4-0 Channel League) took first place in all of their events. Senior Oliver Grant-Chapman and freshman Asher Steelman were also mentioned by their coach for their performances.
On the girls side, junior Claire Kronen won the 100-yard backstroke with a personal-best time of 1:05.45 for the Royals. Madi Sparre took first in the 500-yard freestyle (5:35.57) and Caroline Courtouis touched the wall first in the 200 free (2:04.53) for San Marcos. Hannah Meyer and Holland Woodhouse were also double-winners for the Royals, who improved to 5-0 in the Channel League.
The Royals also swept the diving, with Jana Gonzalez taking the girls 1-meter event with a score of 192.60, and Noah Block capturing the boys title with a 204.30 score.
SANTA YNEZ AT DOS PUEBLOS
The Chargers claimed a Channel sweep over the Pirates, with the girls winning 126-54 and the boys 106-76.
Caitlyn Robinson (200 free, 100 fly), Brittney Gamble (200 IM, 100 breaststroke) and Anna Cable (50 free, 100 free) each won two events for the Royals girls, while Zane Booth (100 fly, 100 back) did a double for the San Marcos boys. The teams also combined to win five of the six relays.
SAN MARCOS 4, NIPOMO 2
Isaac Villareal allowed two runs on six hits in a complete-game victory for the Royals over the Titans, strking out three and walking none. Alex Moosbrugger had a three-run double in the fourth inning, while Villareal went 2-for-3 with a double.
SANTA BARBARA 17, LOMPOC 1
The Dons had a perfect 9-0 mark in singles to score a Channel victory over the Braves. Taylor Kleine, Lucas Pollero, Makaha Baer and Blake Siemens went a combined 9-0 in singles action for Santa Barbara (6-5-1, 4-3).
CATE 13, BISHOP DIEGO 2
The Rams used a complete doubles sweep to score a Tri-Valley League victory over the Cardinals, in a match where neither team fielded a No. 3 singles player. Both of Bishop Diego’s points came from No. 1 singles player Luke Williams.
CARPINTERIA 12, MALIBU 6
Austin Stone landed a 3-0 sweep in singles to help the Warriors (11-1, 6-0) stay perfect in Citrus Coast League play. Kirby Zapata and Solomon Nahooikaika-Anderson also had a sweep in doubles.
SANTA BARBARA 3, CABRILLO 0
The Dons were able to rest some key starters in a 25-10, 25-14, 25-8 Channel road rout over the Conqs. Ben Sherman led the Dons (12-5, 5-0) with 12 kills, while Shaymus O’Hearn and Sam Meister had eight kills each.
SANTA YNEZ 3, DOS PUEBLOS 0
The Chargers dropped to 2-3 in Channel play (10-6 overall) with a 25-22, 25-21, 30-28 road loss to the Pirates. Jack Hogan led Dos Pueblos with 10 kills, adding nine digs on defense. Finn Hastings added six kills and nine digs.
CATE 3, SANTA CLARA 0
Theo Mack had 14 kills to pace the Rams to a 25-13, 25-13, 25-18 victory over the Saints after a two-week layoff. Cullen Barber added eight kills and 11 digs for Cate (3-2, 2-1).
SANTA BARBARA 390, SAN MARCOS 464
Preston Foy had six birdies in a round of 1-under 71 in the Dons’ Channel victory over the Royals at Sandpiper.
Isaac Stone added a 73 in the win for the Dons (5-1, 5-0), wheil Eli Sada shot an 80 and Connor Lambe an 81. Blake Bornand led San Marcos (3-3, 2-2) with a round of 80, followed bty Diego Palladino’s 81.
DOS PUEBLOS 402, SANTA YNEZ 549
Matt Pigatti shot a personal-best round of even-par 72 at Glen Annie to lead the Chargers to a Channel victory over the Pirates.
Aidan Thomas carded a 76, while Sean Yamasaki shot a 78 and Ruben Mendoza an 84.
DOS PUEBLOS 14, SANTA BARBARA 4
Gia Halleck had four goals for the Chargers (5-2, 2-0) in a league victory over the Dons, while Olivia Geyling and Brooke Essig had three goals each.
PREP TRACK AND FIELD
CARPINTERIA AT HUENEME
The Warriors and Vikings split the Citrus Coast League meet, with Carpinteria edging the girls event 64-63, while the Hueneme boys won 84-41. Alejandra Cardona swept the hurdle events, while Savannah Alvarez won the long jump and triple jump. Vincent Rinaldi won the boys 100 and 200.
OXNARD 7, SBCC 4
The Condors’ Niko Lima went 3-for-4 with a double and a grand slam, driving in all seven runs in a Western State Conference North Divsion win over the Vaqueros.
Tommy Holguin was 3-for-4 with an RBI in the loss for SBCC (11-8, 4-4).
SBCC 8, VICTOR VALLEY 1
The Vaqueros improved to 12-0 in WSC North play (14-2 overall) with a romp on the road, winning all six singles matches.
Anya Nicolaides and Victoria Dafos each won by 6-1, 6-0 scores, while Maddie Mitchell won 6-0, 6-2.