Kamehameha Maui Invitational gets underway

FIRST PHOTO: Kaira Davis (right) and Harley Gonsalves of Kamehameha Schools Maui defend a second-set kill attempt by Kailua’s Sydney Hao during the Surfriders’ 25-13, 25-18 win over the Warriors in a Kamehameha Maui Invitational match Thursday afternoon at Kaulaheanuiokamoku Gym in Pukalani. The tournament, which runs through Saturday, has one other Maui Interscholastic League representative in the field, Hana. Oahu teams University, Castle, Kalaheo, Kapaa and Radford are also competing, as are three California schools – Edison, Laguna Blanca and Sage Hill – plus St. Stephens from Texas.

SECOND PHOTO: Kamehameha’s Selai Damuni follows through on a first-set kill.

THIRD PHOTO: Warriors coach Bala Spencer instructs his team during the second set.