Prep Roundup: Oct. 16

Gilroy Mustangs
The Christopher girls tennis team was at full strength and it showed.
 
The Cougars defeated Parajo Valley 6-1 Tuesday at home. The No.1, 2 and 4 singles players all left victorious as did both doubles team. 
 
No. 1 Emily Barham won easily 6-0, 6-2 as did No. 2 Adena Chen who won 6-2. No. 4 singles player Jade Bardrick had a bit of a tougher time with her set going to three matches, but emerged the winner 4-6, 6-4, 1006.
 
The No. 1 doubles team of Tiffany Roberts and Kaitlyn Lombardo won their match 7-5, 6-1. Renata Vasconcelos and Kelly Nantais, the No. 2 team, downed their opponents 6-3, 6-2. 
 
Christopher will play at Gilroy High at 4 p.m. Thursday. 
 
Notre Dame shuts down Gilroy
 
The Gilroy tennis team fell 2-5 to Notre Dame Tuesday at home.
 
No. 1 Amiti Munshi won her match in three sets for Gilroy as did the No. 1 doubles team of Caitlin Filice-Hollar and Nicole Holder who won 2-0 against their opponent. 
 
The Mustangs will be back in action at 4 p.m. Thursday to host Christopher. 
 
FIELD HOCKEY
 
Christopher edges Monterey
 
The Christopher field hockey team went to battle at Monterey Tuesday and came out on top.
 
The Cougars picked up a narrow 1-0 victory to improve to 7-1 in league play (8-3 overall).
 
The lone goal was scored by Sherelle Butler off a shot from Melanie Tanaka as time expired in the first half.
 
Christopher will be back in action at 3:30 p.m. Friday at York. 
 
BOYS WATER POLO

CHS falls to Stevenson
The Christopher boys water polo team lost 13-4 to Stevenson on the road Tuesday. 
Matthew Higgenbotham scored three of the Cougars’ four goals in the game.  The loss drops Christopher to 8-7 on the season.
CHS will be back at it at 4 p.m. Thursday to host Harbor. 
GIRLS GOLF
Cougars card lowest team score in school history
The Christopher girls golf team continues to stay hot, carding its lowest ever team score against Notre Dame. 
The Cougars beat ND 253-355 Tuesday at home to improve to 9-1 on the season. 
Natalie Gutierrez was the medalist, shooting a 46. Nina Veldez scored a 49.
Kylie Kuwada and Julie Santiago both carded a 52, while Alex Granados shot a 54. Katie Caluya scored a 69 in her Cougars debut.
Christopher has just one match left before the Monterey Bay League Championships. The team will take on Everett Alvarez at 3:30 p.m. today on the road for the regular season finale. 
JV VOLLEYBALL
Gilroy tops North Monterey County
The Gilroy JV volleyball team won 2-0 over North Monterey Tuesday at home.
The Mustangs won 25-18, 25-22 behind stellar play from Evelyn Clonts. She led the team with four kills and four blocks. 

JV will be back on the court at 5 p.m. tonight against Mount Madonna. 

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