Santa Ynez lost to a strong San Luis Obispo squad in a non-league boys volleyball match on Thursday. The game scores wer 25-13, 25-14, 25-19.

Grant Lockhart led the Pirates with six kills and three service aces.

Santa Ynez (0-2) opens Channel League play next Thursday at home against Cabrillo.

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