Central Maui advances to final of Majors Division state tourney
Central Maui advanced to the final of the Little League Majors Division state tournament by defeating Waipio 3-1 on Sunday at Kilauea District Park on Oahu.
Central Maui (3-0) went ahead with two runs in the fifth. Kea Aguirre scored on a fielding error by the third baseman and Cade Kalehuawehe scored on a wild pitch.
Central Maui’s Rayven Ruiz tied it at 1-1 with a homer in the fourth.
Andre Beaudoin and Jacob Chong combined on a four-hitter for Central Maui.
Central Maui will play for the title on Tuesday against the winner of today’s game between Kaneohe and Waipio.
Central Maui battery: Andre Beaudoin, Jacob Chong (4) and Kainalu Kaililaau. W-Chong. HR-Central Maui: Rayven Ruiz.