Maui High takes down Baldwin in MIL opener

MIL Basketball

The Maui News

Micah Jio scored a game-high 15 points as Maui High School beat Baldwin 61-30 on Tuesday — opening night of the Maui Interscholastic League boys basketball season — at the Bears’ gym in Wailuku.

Fransver Castro scored 11 of his 14 points in the Sabers’ 27-point second quarter that blew the game open. Jio added two 3-pointers in the frame.

Jacob Fernandez-Ruiz led the Bears with nine points.

Lahainaluna boys 59, Kamehameha Maui 28

At Pukalani, Carver Locke led a trio of Lunas in double-figure scoring with 14 points, and Lahainaluna won its opener.

Reece Pascua scored 11 points and Aukai Kama added 10 for the Lunas.

The Warriors got seven points from Jacob-Charles Espania.

Baldwin girls 48, Maui High 16

At Wailuku, Antoinette Agmata scored 17 points to help the Bears improve to 2-1.

Baldwin held the Sabers to six or fewer points in each quarter.

Kylenna Rieta led Maui High (0-3) with five points.

Maui High boys 61, Baldwin 30

MAUI HIGH (61)

Micah Jio 15, Bronson Ranches 6, Rexie Butihi Jr. 7, Mark Ranchez 3, Bryson Ranches 6, Chey Higashiguchi 5, Fransver Castro 14, Makana Reis 2, Scott Magno 3.

BALDWIN (30)

Nate Cremer 0, Allen Ancheta 0, Jacob Fernandez-Ruiz 9, Chayse Tamaki 3, Kainalu Lacno 0, Darius Pulgados 6, Mark Villalba 2, Mochi Dukelow 2, Sinu Fifita 4, Jarred Paranada 4, Zion Floyd 0, Brad Kuraya 0, Gavin Arista 0.

Maui High   8    27    9  17–61

Baldwin        7    9     11    3–30

Lahainaluna boys 59, Kamehameha Maui 28

LAHAINALUNA (59)

Reece Pascua 11, Iverson Turno 4, Tavake Faleta 5, Carver Locke 14, Isaiah Tanner 1, Cley Josef Palma 1, Carter Stockham 2, Siale Hafoka 2, Aukai Kama 10, Koa Evalu Robinson 9.

KAMEHAMEHA MAUI (28)

Kaimana Supnet 3, Jacob-Charles Espania 7, Kalani Gregory 2, Austin Peters 8, Ronson Iniba 3, Kahai Bustillos 0, Keomaikalani Chun 5, Kea Aguirre 0, Hanalei Hoopai-Sylva 0.

Lahainaluna    11    20    16    12–59

KS Maui             8      9      0    11–28

Baldwin girls 48, Maui High 16

MAUI HIGH (16)

Kealohi Real 0, Kylenna Rieta 5, Marina May 4, Kristi Echiverri 2, Leslie Ramos 0, Nicole Otsuka 0, Kamaile Cugal 0, Ana Malafu 1, Tupou Lavaka 4, Selaima Takitaki 0.

BALDWIN (48)

Melissa Caliva 7, Chaniya Silva 3, Deja Nakamura 3, Antoinette Agmata 17, Taylor Manangan 2, Jacqueline Agorilla 0, Anela Bechert 6, Deanalyn Tapaoan 1, Alexandra Teoh 0, Alyssa Ordono 7, Jennie Lopez 2, Victoria Teoh 0, Deja Butay 0.

Maui High    1    6    6    3–16

Baldwin        9    14    19  6–48

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