On the doubles side, Karalisa Jones and Becky Leone, the No. 1 duo for Southwest, lost 1-6 to the Spartans' No. 1 team of Teresa Vea and Sheena Vogel but earned wins over No. 2 Monica Signorotti and Christina Montaño 6-1 and No. 3 Clarrissa Cota and Claudia Padilla 6-0.
Monnett De La Torre and Kim Slovak, the Eagles' No. 2 squad, lost to Vea/Vogel falling 2-6, but downed Signorotti/Montaño 6-1 and Cota/Padilla 6-0.
Earning the final two points for Southwest were the No. 3 team of Breezy Boniface and Kristina Estrada, who got wins over Signorotti/Montaño 6-3 and Cota/Padilla 6-0. Boniface/Estrada lost to Vea/Vogel 2-6.
Said Southwest coach Genaro Piniero: "Central is a pretty good team, but right now there's no team around here with the depth and experience that we have."
Both teams play at home in El Centro at 5 p.m. Wednesday, with Southwest hosting Vincent Memorial and Central (2-1 IVL) hosting Brawley Union High.
Brawley 16, Holtville 2
HOLTVILLE — The Brawley Union High girls tennis team improved to 2-1 in Imperial Valley League play with a 16-2 win over Holtville High here Monday.
The loss drops Holtville to 0-3 in the IVL.
Holtville will host Calexico at 5 p.m. Wednesday.
Calipatria 3, Borrego Springs 0
BORREGO SPRINGS — The Calipatria High volleyball team swept Borrego Springs 15-4, 17-15 and 15-0 here Monday.
Leading Calipatria were Lilia Humble with seven points and five kills and Jammie Bailey with eight points.
The Hornets will host Julian at 4:15 p.m. Thursday.