Baldwin boys, girls make waves at MIL meet
The Baldwin High School boys and girls swimming and diving teams each took first place in Maui Interscholastic League Meet No. 5 on Saturday at the Kamehameha Maui pool in Pukalani.
In the girls competition, Sheila Altura claimed three first-place finishes in helping the Bears finish with 77 points – 13 more than runner-up Seabury Hall.
Altura won the 50-yard freestyle in 25.28 seconds and the 100 butterfly in 1:01.61, and joined Alyssa Waki, Dana Leonhard, Maya Sinclair for a time of 1:44.87 in the 200 freestyle relay. Leonhard won the 100 freestyle in 57.41.
Seabury Hall’s Teak McAfee won the 200 freestyle (2:15.34) and 500 freestyle (5:55.27). Sabrina Altman won the 100 backstroke (1:03.13), and teamed with Kyle Sullivan, Maya Okamura and Sarah Armstrong for wins in the 200 medley relay (1:52.32) and 400 freestyle relay (4:06.27). Cloe Cadiz was the diving champion with 285.80 points.
Danielle Jefferies of Maui Prep won the 100 breaststroke in 1:09.83, and Paris Sargent of Lahainaluna won the 200 individual medley in 2:20.61.
Baldwin’s Jonah Hu was a three-time winner in the boys division, with first-place finishes in the 50 freestyle (21.68) and 100 freestyle (48.51) to go with a victory in the 200 medley relay with Rysen Otomo, Troy Kojenlang and Carter Suzuki in 1:42.92. Kojenlang also won the 100 breaststroke in 1:05.56. Maverick Donohue won the 100 backstroke in 57.75, and Jonathan You was the diving champion with 355.70 points.
The Bears finished with 87 points, and the Spartans were second with 58.
Seabury’s Ryan Koss won the 200 freestyle (1:50.28) and 500 freestyle (5:03.00), and he, Renny Richmond, Zackery Kresge and John Van Scoy won the 200 freestyle relay (1:30.66) and 400 freestyle relay (3:30.02). Richmond finished first in the 100 butterfly (52.02).
Maui Prep’s Sebastian Buenrostro Gallimore won the 200 IM in 2:07.54.
Baldwin’s boys and girls also won Friday’s meet.