Kihei reaches Big League regional semifinals

First Photo: Kihei’s Isaiah Maddela is tagged out by Butte, Mont., first baseman Zach Hart during a rundown at the Big League division Little League Western Regional on Thursday at Silverdale, Wash. Kihei won the pool-play game 12-5 to advance to today’s semifinals against Thousand Oaks, Calif. Earlier Thursday, Fremont/Newark, Calif., beat Kihei 7-6.

Second Photo: Kihei’s Zane Jarrett scores in the sixth inning as Butte, Mont., catcher Tyler Harney awaits a throw.