HONOLULU - Kaeo Aliviado hit a go-ahead solo home run in the sixth inning as the University of Hawaii baseball team beat Wichita State for the second straight night on Friday, 2-1, at Les Murakami Stadium.
Garrett Champion scored on a passed ball to put the Rainbows ahead in the third inning before the Shockers tied the game in the top of the sixth on Ryan Hege's home run. Aliviado responded in the bottom half, sending the ball over the wall in right field.
UH (8-3) won its seventh straight game.
Jarrett Arakawa (1-0) struck out six batters over 7 2/3 innings, allowing eight hits and a walk. Brent Harrison earned his first save of the year.
Mitch Mormann (1-2) pitched six innings for Wichita State (5-5).
The teams play again today.