Bears blanked in D-I softball tournament

The Baldwin High School softball team finished sixth in the DataHouse Division I State Softball Tournament after a 6-0 loss to Kamehameha Kapalama on Friday at Rainbow Wahine Softball Stadium.

The Bears (15-2) were limited to two hits, one each by Kamalani Eldredge and Kawena Cabrera, by Xeana Dung, who struck out 12 batters and walked none.

Christine Hipa was 3-for-3 with two runs and three RBIs, while Haley Kodama batted 3-for-3 with a run and an RBI for Kamehameha.

Baldwin’s Sanae Nakoa allowed 11 hits and four earned runs in going the distance with two strikeouts and two walks.

Baldwin …………. 000 ….. 000 ….. 0-0 …… 2 ….. 2

KS Kapalama ….. 202 ….. 011 ….. x-6 ….. 11 ….. 0

Sanae Nakoa and Skylynne Ellazar; Xeana Dung and Rachel Ogasawara. W-Dung. L-Nakoa.

Leading hitters-Kamehameha: Ogasawara 2-2; Christine Hipa 3-3, 2 runs, 3 RBIs; Haley Kodama 3-3, run, RBI.