The Santa Maria boys golf team shot the best score for a Saints golf team in 10 years Monday, but the Saints lost 229-236 to Morro Bay in a Los Padres League match at the Morro Bay Country Club.
Santa Maria's Joseph Balderama was the medalist. He shot a 38. Teammates following were Ruben Quintero (47), Leo Aguilar (48), Isiah Kurgan (51) and Frank Lopez (52).
Mac Daugherty led the Pirates with a 41.
"The boys are working hard to bring down their scores," Santa Maria coach Jay Cheney said.