Paso Robles, California, mostly known for its wineries and olive groves, also has an amazing sports scene with dedicated Paso Robles sports news blogs. With various sports making headlines daily – ranging from football to water polo, golf, and so much more – the Paso Robles sports culture also includes highlighting young athletes from the Paso Robles High School sports teams, boys and girls alike.
So, if you would like to learn how to stay updated on the latest Paso Robles sports for entertainment or betting purposes, keep reading down below for the latest sports developments and ensure you remain responsible when placing bets either offline or through online sportsbooks.
Bearcats lose to Arroyo Grande in the finals
The Paso Robles Bearcats lost on the 26th of October at Arroyo Grande in their last game of the regular season. The Arroyo Grande Eagles managed to beat the Paso Robles’ Bearcats 62-35. The Bearcats tumbled to 6-3 for the season and 4-1 in the conference. The Arroyo Grande Eagles then leaped out to a 20-0 lead before the Bearcats secured a touchdown. They were leading 41-21 at half-time and managed to recover a Bearcat mishandle from the get-go in the third quarter and went on to score two touchdowns to increase their lead to 55-21. The Bearcats scored two touchdowns in the final quarter; however, it was just not enough to help them, and the final score was 62-35. On Saturday afternoon, fans awaited the much-anticipated announcement of who the Bearcats would be playing in the Central Section playoffs and also the news of where this game would take place.
On the other side of the pond, in Templeton, the Eagles beat Santa Maria 62-20. The Templeton Eagles were leading 25-0 at half-time; however, both team’s offense stirred in the subsequent half. They finished the regular season 5-5, and 2-3 in the conference. The Atascadero Greyhounds beat Morro Bay 34-0, and the Greyhounds ended their regular season with 2-3 in the Ocean League and 3-7 overall. Mission Prep was also impressive this season, beating San Luis Obispo 35-7 to finish with 9-0, and 5-0 in the conference.
If there’s one thing about Paso Robles sport’s teams and community, they are always finding ways to highlight young up-and-coming athletes – something that is important for fans and aspiring athletes alike. Take a look at who the Paso Robles sports spotlight has been shining on recently!
New Defensive Linewoman tackling stereotypes
Sophomore Kylee Dayton starts off the JV football season as the only girl on the team. Number two, the Paso Robles’ Bearcats newest defensive lineman, isn’t the ordinary football player you’d anticipate. She can be seen battling through the trenches with the goal of blowing up the play. “She” is Kylee Dayton, a truly outstanding lineswoman.
Sophomore Dayton is the very first of the decade in Paso Robles High School (PRSH). Plus, according to a Statista review of 2,200 respondents 18 years of age and older in June of 2021, 47% of women are keen on football; notwithstanding, close to none play the game (just 6.4% of women play football). So, to have Dayton play on the PRSH football team is not a small feat. Strong and driven are two words that can be used to depict Dayton. Her strong and unwavering will and absence of care for others’ opinions allowed her to pursue her passion and interest in football.
It seems that there is no shortage of noteworthy female athletes and female sports teams in Paso Robles. The girls’ water polo and golf teams are also having great seasons.
Girls water polo team defeats Greyhounds
On Monday, October 25th, the Bearcat Girls Water Polo Team confronted Atascadero in the play-in game for the CCAA league competition. The Lady Bearcats had the opportunity to shut out the Greyhounds with their incredible teamwork and individual effort from outstanding Goalie Kaitlyn Hebrard. Hebrard managed to shut out Atascadero that Monday night. On Tuesday, the 26th of October, she was able to attain one more achievement as she managed to break the Lady Bearcats single-season save record. Hebrard managed 20 saves in the game, which carries her to a total of 314 saves for the season.
There were also other amazing performances in addition to Hebrard’s in the Atascadero game, such as senior Allison Hernandez scoring 4 goals, Leanna Reed and Sienna Lowry scoring 2 goals each, and Sarah Rodriguez and Zoey Bixler managing to score 1 goal each.
In keeping with the theme of women and girls in sports, let’s look at another successful sports team in Paso Robles.
Girls golf team competes in league finals
The Paso Robles High School Girls Golf Team competed in the league finals on Wednesday, October 20th, at Cypress Ridge Golf Course in Arroyo Grande. The team’s goal was to qualify for the California Interscholastic Federation (CIF) Division II by shooting a score of 525 or lower. This score was no mean feat to beat, and the Girls Golf Team had their work cut out for them.
The Bearcats played extraordinary golf and managed to post a team score of 505. Ceci Martinez led her team with an individual best score of 90 and acquired first Team All-League honors for her performance. Kaci Wagner additionally posted her own personal best score with a 95 and acquired Second Team All-League. Notwithstanding these achievements, Gabby Silva and Lexi Wagner shot individual best scores to assist the team in moving forward with a 102 and 108.
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