The Seabury Hall girls and Kamehameha Maui boys crews each took first place in the fifth and final regatta of the Maui Interscholastic League schedule on Saturday at Kahului Harbor, completing undefeated regular seasons.
The Spartans' Kamaile Lee, Bela Hamilton, Alexis Smith, Mikaela McDaniel, Hiilei Aiwohi and Kaulu Luuwai won the girls race in 4 minutes, 15.47 seconds. Molokai was second in 4:24.70
In the boys' race, the Warriors' Bryce Takabayashi, Maleko Lorenzo, Kauanoe Vanderpoel, Elijah Won, Kupaa Luat-Hueu and Dustin Tacdol won in 3.44.23. Baldwin was second, 6.65 seconds behind.
Paddlers in the boys race leave the starting line at Kahului Harbor on Saturday during the Maui Interscholastic League’s final regatta of the season.
BROOKE NACUA photo
Seabury won the mixed race for the fourth time this season, with Luuwai, Lee, Hamilton, Adam Ferrier, Mogul Luuwai and Alden Simmer crossing the finish line in 3:53.06. Kamehameha (3:57.32) was second.
The MIL receives two lanes in the state regatta, scheduled for Friday at Oahu's Keehi Lagoon. The Warriors finished second in the league's season standings in the girls and mixed divisions, and the Spartans were the boys runners-up.
MIL REGATTA NO. 5
At Kahului Harbor
Girls-1. Seabury Hall (Kamaile Lee, Bela Hamilton, Alexis Smith, Mikaela McDaniel, Hiilei Aiwohi, Kaulu Luuwai) 4:15.47, 2. Molokai 4:24.70, 3. Kamehameha Maui 4:28.62, 4. Maui High 4:41.32, 5. Lanai 4:45.43, 6. King Kekaulike 4:46.92.
Boys-1. Kamehameha Maui (Bryce Takabayashi, Maleko Lorenzo, Kauanoe Vanderpoel, Elijah Won, Dustin Tacdol, Kupaa Luat-Hueu) 3.44.23, 2. Baldwin 3:50.88, 3. Seabury Hall 3:51.90, 4. Maui High 3:54.40, 5. Maui Prep 3:57.48, 6. Lanai 4:12.84, 7. King Kekaulike 4:13.81.
Mixed-1. Seabury Hall (Adam Ferrier, Mogul Luuwai, Kamaile Lee, Alden Simmer, Bela Hamilton, Kaulu Luuwai) 3:53.06, 2. Kamehameha Maui 3:57.32, 3. Maui High 4:06.09, 4. Baldwin 4:13.98, 5. Lanai 4:26.22, 6. Lahainaluna 8:42.47.
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Junior varsity winners
Girls-King Kekaulike (Brenna Hoonan-Amby, Taylor Lihau Collier, Lorraine Holokai, Angel Vallejo, Kaimilani Corpuz, Chante Akana) 2:07.72. Boys-Maui High (Brett Delapina, Grayson Biga, Ernie Knight, Arvenjae Jaeden, Lucas Ibanez, R.J. Wheler) 1:50.82. Mixed-Maui High (Bond Anderson, Ernie Knight, Keana Ball, Arvenjae Jaeden, Lucas Ibanez, Briana Hollingsworth) 1:57.83.