Warriors, Spartans bow out in state quarterfinals

The Maui News

Maui Interscholastic League champions Kamehameha Schools Maui and Seabury Hall were defeated Thursday in the quarterfinals of the New City Nissan Girls Volleyball State Championships on Oahu.

The Warriors committed 27 hitting errors in their 25-14, 25-10, 25-11 loss to defending state champion Iolani in a Division I match at Moanalua.

Talia Leauanae had six kills and eight digs to lead Kamehameha Maui (14-2). Kimani Fernandez-Roy added four kills and five blocks, Aliah Ayau had 13 assists and four digs, and Alea Cervantes had seven digs.

Iolani (7-7) got a match-high 21 kills from Saige Kaahaaina-Torres.

The Warriors face Moanalua in a fifth-place semifinal today at Na Menehune’s gym.

At Kaimuki, Shelby Capllonch had 17 kills to lead Damien past Seabury Hall 25-15, 25-19, 25-18 in Division II play.

Erica Pilotin had 15 kills to lead the Spartans (14-1), who take on Konawaena today in a fifth-place semifinal at Kaimuki.

The Monarchs improved to 12-6.

In D-II consolation play at St. Francis, Hana defeated Hawaii Prep 25-15, 28-26.

Nohokula Lind had 12 kills and 15 digs, and Shya Roback had 12 kills and 14 digs to lead the Dragons (12-4), who advance to face Pearl City in today’s consolation final at Kaimuki.

Hana got 31 assists from Shaylee Roback and 20 digs from Sara-Ann Kanakaole.

Madi Lee led Ka Makani (9-11) with six kills.

New City Nissan Girls Volleyball STate Championships


Thursday’s Results


Iolani def. No. 3 Kamehameha Maui 25-14, 25-10, 25-11

Kahuku def. No. 2 Moanalua 25-23, 20-25, 25-22, 21-25, 15-11

Kapolei def. No. 4 Waiakea 25-17, 25-13, 20-25, 25-13

No. 1 Kamehameha Kapalama def. Mili­lani 25-20, 25-17, 28-26

Today’s Matches

Fifth-place semifinals

At Moanalua

Mililani vs. Waiakea, 5 p.m.

Moanalua vs. Kamehameha Maui, 6:30 p.m.


At McKinley

Kahuku vs. Iolani, 5 p.m.

Kamehameha Kapalama vs. Kapolei, 7 p.m.


Thursday’s Results

Consolation Semifinals

Hana def. Hawaii Prep 25-15, 28-26

Pearl City def. Kohala 25-19, 25-18


No. 4 Nanakuli def. Waimea 23-25, 25-21, 13-25, 27-25, 15-13

No. 1 Le Jardin def. Sacred Hearts 25-16, 25-21, 25-16

Hawaii Baptist def. No. 3 Konawaena 25-22, 27-25, 25-21

Damien def. No. 2 Seabury Hall 25-15, 25-19, 25-18

Today’s Matches

Consolation final

At Kaimuki

Hana vs. Pearl City, 4 p.m.

Fifth-place semifinals

At Kaimuki

Sacred Hearts vs. Waimea, 5:30 p.m.

Seabury Hall vs. Konawaena, 7 p.m.


At St. Francis

Le Jardin vs. Nanakuli, 5 p.m.

Damien vs. Hawaii Baptist, 7 p.m.