First Photo: Excel's Michael Fuentes (right) goes toe-to-toe with Maui United's Christian Martinez during the first half of Excel's 4-2 win in a No Ka Oi Tournament under-9 match Wednesday, the opening day of the event, at Eddie Tam Complex. The tournament, which has 47 teams from multiple islands in 11 divisions, runs through Saturday.
For results, see Valley Isle Scoreboard.
Second Photo: Maui United coach Dave Merchant talks to his team during halftime.
The Maui News / MATTHEW THAYER photo