HONOLULU - The Kamehameha Schools Maui girls water polo team lost in its Stanford Carr Development, LLC State Championship opener Wednesday, falling to Kaiser 6-3 at Duke Kahanamoku Aquatic Complex.
Randi Gongob led the Cougars (10-5) with four goals. The Warriors (6-6) had three different players score a goal each - names were not reported.
Kamehameha Maui, the Maui Interscholastic League runner-up, will next play a consolation match against Leilehua on Friday.
In today's quarterfinals, MIL champion Baldwin (10-0) will face Oahu Interscholastic Association runner-up Kapolei, an 8-6 winner over Mililani.
Water Polo State Championship
At Duke Kahanamoku Aquatic Complex
Kaiser 6, Kamehameha Maui 3
Waiakea 4, Roosevelt 3
Kamehameha Kapalama 10, Leilehua 4
Kapolei 8, Mililani 6
Roosevelt vs. Mililani, 1:30 p.m.
No. 4 Baldwin vs. Kapolei, 3 p.m.
No. 2 Kahuku vs. Kaiser, 4:30 p.m.
No. 1 Punahou vs. Waiakea, 6 p.m.
No. 3 Kamehameha Hawaii vs. Kamehameha Kapalama, 7:30 p.m.