First photo: Cody Furomoto hugs Central East Maui Little League All-Stars teammate Skyelor Ishikawa on Monday afternoon at Kahului Airport during the team’s return from its appearance in last week’s Senior League World Series in Bangor, Maine. The team split its four games during the first trip to a Little League World Series for a Maui County representative in 27 years. Central East Maui had an 11-2 overall record in district, state, regional and World Series play this summer.
Second photo: Rylie Velez (front, left) smiles for the camera as he and fellow teammates come down the escalators at Kahului Airport to the waiting area where friends and family wait to greet them Monday.
Third photo: Friends and family wait for the Central East Maui baseball team.