Prep Roundup: Yuba City's Brown wins D-III golf championship
It was a good day on the links for Yuba City High's Taylor Brown.
The senior golfer took home the Sac-Joaquin Section Division III individual championship on Monday at Plumas Lake Golf & Country Club in Olivehurst by shooting a 73, only two strokes over par.
Brown bested a field of 66 and earned a trip to the Sac-Joaquin Section Masters Tournament, which will be held on Monday, May 16 at The Reserve at Spanos Park in Stockton.
In team competition, River Valley placed sixth with a team score of 462.
Lucas Vaughn carded an 80 to lead the Falcons. Steven Spatafore shot an 86, William Jow shot a 95 and Jordan Davis finished with a 96.
El Camino and Lincoln were the top two teams and will play in the Masters Tournament.
Sac-Joaquin Section Playoffs
Placer 5, Marysville 2
A solid season for Marysville's tennis program ended on Monday in Auburn in the second round of the postseason.
Armando Montejano was the Indians' lone winner in singles with a straight sets 6-4, 6-4 win.
The sister tandem of Courtney and Michelle Ngai picked up the other point for the Indians with a 7-6, 6-2 victory in No. 2 doubles.
Lions advance to sectionals
Four members of the Live Oak tennis team earned bids to the Northern Section championships in Redding.
Pardeep Cheema, Parjinder Toor, and Daljot Singh each earned a spot in both singles and doubles for the Lions. Andrew Avalos will compete in doubles.
Cheema, Toor, and Singh were All-Sacramento Valley League picks in both singles and doubles, while Avalos was all-league in doubles. Jesus Medina was All-SVL in singles.
The Lions begin team competition in the playoffs against Wheatland today.