MIL softball: Pacheco leads Trojans past Dragons
Keani Pacheco pitched a complete game and had a triple and home run for the St. Anthony High School softball team in an 8-7 win over Hana on Friday at Keopuolani Park in Wailuku.
Both teams were playing their Maui Interscholastic League openers.
Pacheco struck out eight batters and hit a three-run homer in a six-run sixth inning. Celia Purdy had led off the sixth with a triple.
Danae Ah Nee was 2-for-3 for the Trojans.
Shalen Hoopai and Breeze Kalalau were each 2-for-3 for the Dragons – Hoopai had a triple.
* SEABURY HALL 11, LANAI 10: At Lanai City, Christie Kimura was 3-for-5 for Seabury Hall, which led 11-0 going into the bottom of the third inning, then held on and improved to 2-1.
The Spartans’ Pili Hao-Meyer struck out 11 batters.
Sidney Ganer-Eskaran had a triple and two RBIs for Lanai, which was playing its first league game.
ST. ANTHONY 8, HANA 7
Hana …………… 002 ….. 102 ….. 2-7
St. Anthony ….. 100 ….. 016 ….. x-8
Shalen Hoopai and Breeze Kalalau. Keani Pacheco and Kaitlin Kim. W-Pacheco. L-Hoopai. HR-St. Anthony: Pacheco. 3B-Hana: Hoopai. St. Anthony: Pacheco.
SEABURY HALL 11, LANAI 10
Seabury Hall ….. 038 ….. 000 ….. 0-11
Lanai …………….. 002 ….. 203 ….. 3-10
Pili Hao-Meyer and Christie Kimura. Kayci Kaopuiki-Galiza and Megan Amby. W-Hao-Meyer. L-Kaopuiki-Galiza. 3B-Lanai: Sidney Ganer-Eskaran.