Hilo takes title after Maui forces extra game

(First photo) Logan Cabrera of Maui Host follows through on a third-inning single during the team’s 5-3 victory over Hilo on Tuesday in a Pony Division state-tournament game Tuesday at Maehara Stadium. The Maui team’s win forced a rematch for the championship in the double-elimination event – Hilo won that contest 11-1 to claim the title.

(Second photo) Maui second baseman Jace Baqui beats Hilo’s Joey Jarneski to the bag for the last out of the third inning.

(Third photo) Maui’s Kyle Oshiro attempts to field a slow roller off the bat of Hilo’s Joey Jarneski as Trayden Tamiya scores in the third inning.