Lauture, King Kekaulike top Baldwin for first win

MIL Basketball

The Maui News

Darius Lauture scored 16 points to help the King Kekaulike High School boys basketball team earn its first Maui Interscholastic League win of the season, 47-35 over Baldwin on Tuesday night at Na Alii’s gym in Pukalani.

Ethan Bediamol had 13 points and Dylan Baird scored 11 for King Kekaulike (1-5), which pulled away by outscoring the Bears 30-20 in the second half.

Jacob Fernandez-Ruiz led Baldwin (2-4) with eight points.

KING KEKAULIKE GIRLS 60, BALDWIN 30

At Pukalani, Temahh Shaw scored 16 points and Namahana Kaeo-Young added 11 as Na Alii improved to 4-5.

The Bears (0-9) got eight points apiece from Alyssa Ordono and Taylor Manangan.

KING KEKAULIKE BOYS 47, BALDWIN 35

BALDWIN (35)

Owen Nakamura 0, Mochi Dukelow 0, Jacob Fernandez-Ruiz 8, Kainalu Lacno 5, Darius Pulgados 5, Holden Ioanis 1, Dawson Tokishi 5, Prieston Rayray 3, Zion Floyd 3, John Werner 5, Tevita Tulahe 0.

KING KEKAULIKE (47)

Ethan Bediamol 13, Richard Chun 0, Darius Lauture 16, Carson Yoshida 0, Dylan Baird 11, Kaleb Chun 2, Milo Debliquis 1, Kolby Welch 2, Kai Carbajal 2.

Baldwin 8 7 7 13–35

King Kekaulike 10 7 14 16–47

KING KEKAULIKE GIRLS 60, BALDWIN 30

BALDWIN (30)

Alyssa Ordono 8, Deanelyn Tapaoan 6, Deja Cala Nakamura 5, Jacquie Agorilla 0, Melissa Caliva 1, Taylor Manangan 8, Angel Dela Cruz 2.

KING KEKAULIKE (60)

Cailyn Ukida 10, Charlie Abreu 3, Liane Tomita 8, Namahana Kaeo-Young 11, Daeja Callo-DePonte 4, Temahh Shaw 16, Alia Ah You 1, Tanisha Valdez 3, Kuulei Araneta 4, Taysia Kahalekai 0.

Baldwin 5 10 7 8–30

King Kekaulike 11 15 15 19–60

MIL Standings

BOYS

DIVISION I

W L Pct GB

Lahainaluna 6 0 1.000 —

Maui High 3 2 .600 2 1⁄2

Kamehameha Maui 2 3 .400 3 1⁄2

Baldwin 2 4 .333 4

King Kekaulike 1 5 .167 5

DIVISION II

W L Pct GB

Lanai 2 0 1.000 —

Seabury Hall 2 0 1.000 —

St. Anthony 2 0 1.000 —

Haleakala Waldorf 0 2 .000 2

Hana 0 2 .000 2

Molokai 0 2 .000 2

Tuesday’s Result

King Kekaulike 47, Baldwin 35

Today’s Games

Maui High at Kamehameha Maui, 7 p.m.

King Kekaulike at Baldwin, 7 p.m.

GIRLS

DIVISION I

W L Pct GB

x-Lahainaluna 10 0 1.000 —

Kamehameha Maui 5 3 .625 4

King Kekaulike 4 5 .444 5 1⁄2

Maui High 3 5 .375 6

Baldwin 0 9 .000 9 1⁄2

DIVISION II

W L Pct GB

x-Seabury Hall 6 0 1.000 —

Molokai 1 3 .250 4

Lanai 1 5 .167 5

x-clinched regular-season championship

Tuesday’s Result

King Kekaulike 60, Baldwin 30

Today’s Games

Maui High at Kamehameha Maui, 5:30 p.m.

King Kekaulike at Baldwin, 5:30 p.m.

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