Farmers open with victory over Dragons

Tehani Yamamoto of Molokai High School pitches to Hana’s Jadelyn Hoopai as Farmers catcher Cami Horner awaits the throw Friday. -- CLAYTON CARVALHO JR. photo

The Molokai High School softball team opened Maui Interscholastic League Division II play with an 18-3, three-inning victory over Hana on Friday at the Dragons’ field.

The Farmers piled up 14 hits — nine were for extra bases, including five home runs. Wehi Pastrana, Sydney Rawlins, Cahl Horner, Cami Horner and Kaydence Oswald each homered, and Camille Ledesma had a double and a triple.

Tehani Yamamoto got the win in the circle and also hit a double for Molokai.

Shya Roback homered for Hana.

Molokai 594–18 14 0

Hana 300– 3 1 3

Tehani Yamamoto and Cami Horner. Shaylee Roback and Jadelyn Hoopai. W–Yamamoto. L–Roback. 2B–Molokai: Yamamoto, Kaianne DeMello, Camille Ledesma. 3B–Molokai: Ledesma. HR–Molokai: Wehi Pastrana, Sydney Rawlins, Cahl Horner, Cami Horner, Kaydence Oswald; Hana: Shya Roback.

Leading hitters–Molokai: Cami Horner 3-3, 3 RBIs, 2 runs; Oswald 2-2, BB, 2 RBI, 3 runs; DeMello 2-3, RBI, 2 runs; Ledesma 2-4, 2 RBIs, run; Pastrana 2-3, RBI, 2 runs; Rawlins 2-3, RBI, 2 runs, Cahl Horner 1-2, 3 RBIs, run. Hana: Shya Roback 1-2, 3 RBIs.