Altura, Cowell sign National Letters of Intent

First photo: Kysha Altura of Maui Preparatory Academy signs a National Letter of Intent with Fordham University on Wednesday at the Maui Prep campus in Napili. The three-time Maui Interscholastic League Girls Swimmer of the Year won the 100-yard butterfly and 200 freestyle at the state high school meet in February. In July, she won three titles at the state age-group long-course championships, representing Hawaii Swim Club. Second photo: King Kekaulike’s Chandler Cowell (center) poses with other members of Hawaiian Style Volleyball Club as she signs her NLI with Saint Mary’s (Calif.). Cowell, an MIL Division I first-team All-Star last season, helped lead Na Alii to a second-place finish in the league this season.

REID YAMAMOTO photo (Altura); AL PASCHOAL photo (Cowell)