Kaupe homers as Bears beat Na Alii
Nawai Kaupe came within a triple of hitting for the cycle on Monday in Baldwin High School’s 16-3, five-inning vic-tory over King Kekaulike in a Maui Interscholastic League softball game at Patsy Mink Field in Kahului.
Kaupe hit a two-run homer in the second inning, and finished 4-for-5.
Baldwin (11-0), already assured of the MIL Division I regular-season title and a state tournament berth, will face La-hainaluna on Saturday with a chance to finish off an undefeated mark going into the league tournament.
The Bears’ Sanae Nakoa was 2-for-3 with three RBIs, Haunani Morton had two hits and drove in two runs and Shyli Puahala-Lau was 2-for-3 with an RBI.
Kailey Nobriga had two hits for Na Alii (1-9).
Seabury Hall 20
St. Anthony 2, 4 innings
At Kahului, Pili Hao-Meyer drove in six runs for Seabury Hall, and pitched a two-hitter.
Hao-Meyer finished 3-for-4 with a triple for the Spartans (3-3), Danica Cooley was 2-for-2 with four runs and two RBIs and Phoebe Fickbohn was 2-for-4 with a double and a pair of RBIs.
St. Anthony fell to 0-5.
BALDWIN 16, KING KEKAULIKE 3
King Kekaulike…003….00- 3…..3….3
Sanae Nakoa and Rachel Figueroa. Kailey Nobriga and Kaitlin Perry. W-Nakoa. L-Nobriga. 2B-Baldwin: Nawai Kaupe. HR-Baldwin: Kaupe.
SEABURY HALL 20, ST. ANTHONY 2
St. Anthony……002….0- 2……2….5
Pili Hao-Meyer and Christy Kimura, Vicky Naluai (3). Danae Ah Nee and Kaitlin Kim. W-Hao Meyer. L-Ah Nee. 2B-Seabury Hall: Danica Cooley. 3B-Seabury Hall: Hao-Meyer.