Bears take down Tigers to open Kaapuni Tournament

First photo: John Werner of Baldwin High School puts up a shot as McKinley’s Dylan Thai looks on during the first quarter of the Bears’ 64-55 victory over the Tigers in the nightcap of the first day of Baldwin’s Kaapuni Tournament on Thursday at Jon Garcia Gym in Wailuku. Chayce Akaka had 19 points and Mochi Dukelow added 18 to lead Baldwin. McKinley got a team-high 17 points from Kyle Moraga. The tournament continues through Saturday. Second photo: Akaka drives to the basket in the second quarter. Third photo: Dukelow battles for a second-quarter rebound with Thai (left) and Moraga.

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