Asio lifts Lahainaluna to 7-6 win
Taylor Asio had a game-winning two-run single in the bottom of the seventh inning as the Lahainaluna High School softball team beat Maui High 7-6 in a Maui Interscholastic League game Wednesday at the Lunas’ field.
The two-out hit to right field, which capped a four-run rally, scored Kaylee Harmon and Janah Pagatpatan.
Earlier in the inning, Tobi Bonafacio hit a two-run homer for the Lunas (4-1).
The Sabers, who scored three runs in the top of the seventh, fell to 1-4.
Kamehameha Maui 6, King Kekaulike 5, 8 inn.
At Eddie Tam Field in Makawao, Madison Vaught hit a go-ahead RBI double in the top of the seventh inning for the Warriors (3-2).
Vaught finished 2-for-4.
Na Alii, who led 4-2 after three innings, dropped to 0-5.
Maddie Kalchik and Samantha Fenton. Taylor Asio, Kaylee Harmon (7) and Mele Pasikala. W-Harmon. L-Kalchik.
Leading hitters-Maui High: K. Fuentes 2b; S. Honokaupu 2b. Lahainaluna: Ariana Badua 2-4, 3b; Tobi Bonafacio 2-4, HR, 2 RBIs; Lithe Pokipala-Waiohu RBI; Pasikala 3-4, RBI; Asio 2 RBIs.
Tiana Sakumoto and M. Kama. Kailey Nobriga and Kaitlin Perry. W-Sakumoto. L-Nobriga.
Leading hitters-Kamehameha Maui: Madison Vaught 2-4, 2b; K. Villa 2b. King Kekaulike: Perry 2-4, 2b.