Na Alii boys, girls pick up season-opening wins over Warriors

The Maui News – The King Kekaulike High School boys and girls tennis teams opened their Maui Interscholastic League schedules with victories over Kamehameha Maui on Wednesday in Pukalani.

Zack Fernando’s win at boys No. 1 singles led a 5-0 Na Alii win. Fernando defeated the Warriors’ Makani Smith Kemfort 6-0, 6-1.

In the girls match, King Kekaulike earned a 3-2 victory over Kamehameha.

Shea Sera picked up the only singles victory for Na Alii, defeating Kaelyn Kato 6-4, 6-3 at No. 2.

Both Warriors squads fell to 0-2.

KING KEKAULIKE GIRLS 3

KAMEHAMEHA MAUI 2

No. 1 singles–Kayleen Lau, Kamehameha Maui, def. Christiane Keyhani 6-0, 6-1. No. 2 singles–Shea Sera, King Kekaulike, def. Kaelyn Kato 6-4, 6-3. No. 3 singles–Leeana Kanemitsu, Kamehameha Maui, def. Lannie Hisashima 6-4, 7-5 (5). No. 1 doubles–Anastasia Morales-Middleton and Zoe Bailey, King Kekaulike, def. Jayda Lum Lung and Ailana Suehiro 6-2, 6-3. No. 2 doubles–Caroline Stevens and Jennea Nagura, King Kekaulike, def. Teoni Medeiros-Hoshino Krause-Labat and Arianna Rios 6-2, 6-0.

KING KEKAULIKE BOYS 5

KAMEHAMEHA MAUI 0

No. 1 singles–Zack Fernando, King Kekaulike, def. Makani Smith Kemfort 6-0, 6-1. No. 2 singles–Shayne Thompson, King Kekaulike, def. Makena Nagasako 6-0, 6-0. No. 3 singles–Rielyn Domingo, King Kekaulike, def. Mason Pagan Draculan 6-2, 6-0. No. 1 doubles–Quinton Uradomo and Jaxon Chester, King Kekaulike, def. Maikai Kaufman and Lee Franco 6-1, 7-5. No. 2 doubles–Kai Frostad and Isaac Akinaka, King Kekaulike, def. Shaston Fucal Kanuha and Makana Golis 6-0, 6-0.

MAUI HIGH GIRLS 5, MAUI PREP 0

No. 1 singles–Jessalyn Lopez, Maui High, def. Mioh Wakasa 6-0, 6-1. No. 2 singles–Hana Yoshikawa, Maui High, def. Vittoria Barone 6-0, 6-0. No. 3 singles–Veronica Mandella, Maui High, def. Keeana Villamar 6-0, 6-0. No. 1 doubles–Kiyo Christopher and Lino Yoshikawa, Maui High, def. Eva Kareneva and Aeisha Pradhan 6-0, 6-1. No. 2 doubles–Chloe Jones and Sarah Sakakihara, Maui High, def. Natalie Smart and Maddie Perry 6-1, 6-1.

MAUI HIGH BOYS 5, MAUI PREP 0

No. 1 singles–Hobbes Wilstead, Maui High, win by default. No. 2 singles–Devon Baldwin, Maui High, win by default. No. 3 singles–Kade MacDonald, Maui High, win by default. No. 1 doubles–Jaymes Christopher and Quinn Shapiro, Maui High, win by default. No. 2 doubles–Trevor Coronesi and Mason MacDonald, Maui High, win by default.

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