GIRLS TENNIS HIGHLIGHTS
Kathryn Ashford won at No. 1 singles and Buchanan gained a measure of revenge with a 7-2 rout of Clovis West, which beat the Bears 5-4 for the Division I championship last year. Buchanan (15-0, 4-0) won five singles matches to clinch the Tri-River Athletic Conference showdown with Clovis West (3-1) that was postponed last Thursday because of poor air quality.
Stephanie Jones pulled out a 1-6, 6-2 (11-9) victory over Theresa Sweeney at No. 1 singles to help Mt. Whitney down Golden West 8-1 in the West Yosemite League.
GIRLS TENNIS RESULTS
TRI-RIVER ATHLETIC CONFERENCE
Buchanan 7, Clovis West 2
No. 1 singles: Kathryn Ashford, B, d. Tayler Piearcy 6-3, 6-0. No. 1 doubles: Piearcy/Kristen Lampe, CW, d. Katlyn Wood/Brooke Sanford 8-3. Records: Buchanan 15-0, 4-0; Clovis West 3-1.
Clovis East 5, Clovis North 4
No. 1 singles: Milah Ryland, CE, d. Alexis Abdulian 6-3, 6-4. No. 1 doubles: Abdulian/Eva Julian, CN, d. Ryland/ Jessica Barbery, 6-3, 7-5. Records: Clovis East 2-2; Clovis North 2-2.
WEST YOSEMITE LEAGUE
Mt. Whitney 8, Golden West 1
No. 1 singles: Stephanie Jones, MW, d. Theresa Sweeney 1-6, 6-2, (11-9). No. 1 doubles: Jones/Brooke Mendonca d. Sweeney/Kristine Schneider 8-6.
BOYS WATER POLO HIGHLIGHTS
Phillip Clayman's six goals and Drew Volpp-Garcia's hat trick was more than enough for Buchanan in a 20-5 rout of Central that kept the Bears unbeaten at 3-0 in the TRAC.
George Hong scored six goals and Brock Ivancovich five, as Clovis West stayed tied with Buchanan for first place in the TRAC with a 14-6 win against Clovis North, which got three goals from Connor Kennedy.
BOYS WATER POLO RESULTS
TRI-RIVER ATHLETIC CONFERENCE
Buchanan 20, Central 5
B, Philip Clayman 6, Drew Volpp-Garcia 3, Max Custor 2, Zack Larimore 2, Aaron Samarin 2, Adam Palecek 2, Brent Teraoka, Tieve Oreizi, Ian Yrigollen. C, Cody Horn, Dominic Favagrossa, Kevin Hinson, Dino Soonthornswad, Daniel Yuk. Record: Buchanan 11-3; 3-0.
Clovis West 14, Clovis North 6
CW, Sean Hooten, George Hong 6, Ting Williams, Brock Ivancovich 5, Matt Bilello. CN, Robbie Souza, Shae Russell 2, Connor Kennedy 3. Records: Clovis West 3-0, Clovis North 1-2.
GIRLS WATER POLO HIGHLIGHTS
Buchanan beat Clovis North 13-5 behind Mary Brooks' six goals and Ali Orlich's four to improve to 3-0 in the TRAC.
GIRLS WATER POLO RESULTS
Buchanan 14, Central 2
B, Jamie Green 5, Emily Mer 3, Victoria Turner 2, Holly Neff, Mackenzie Rhodes, Courtney Chacon, Erin Kucynski. C, Athena Keobounam, Morgan May.
Clovis West 13, Clovis North 5
CW, McKenna Fife, Ashley Merz 2, Mary Brooks 6, Ali Orlich 4. CN, Chay Kaufman 2, Katelyn Fairchild 2, Ashley Wilcox. Records: Clovis West 3-0; Clovis North 1-2.
GIRLS GOLF HIGHLIGHTS
Lauren Te Velde and Demi Danell both shot 27 in Modified Stableford scoring for medalist honors to help Central Valley Christian win a Central Sequoia League mini-tournament at Ridge Creek Golf Club in Dinuba.
GIRLS GOLF RESULTS
CENTRAL SEQUOIA LEAGUE
Ridgecreek 9 Modified Stableford
Teams: 1. CVC 118. 2. Kingsburg 83. 3. Dinuba 61.
Medalists: 1. Lauren Te Velde 27, CVC. 2. Demi Danell 27, CVC. 3. Mallory Rodgers 25, CVC.
EAST SEQUOIA LEAGUE
Lindsay 322, Delano 355
Medalists: Shelby Stout, D, 56; Isabel Murguia, L, 63; Marissa Knutson, L, 64; Jackie Rueda, L, 64. GIRLS VOLLEYBALL RESULTS
EAST YOSEMITE LEAGUE
Delano 3, Porterville 2
22-25, 25-16, 15-25, 25-22, 15-13.
D, Liz Bejar 10 kills; Sara Contreras 8 kills; 16 blocks; Sara Contreras 14 blocks; Destiny Zarate 8 kills; 11 blocks. Records: 6-1.