MIL athletes shine at Ruby Tuesday Invitational

The Maui News

Several Maui Interscholastic League athletes set meet records and had top-three finishes at the Cal Track Ruby Tuesday Invitational at Moanalua High School in Honolulu on Saturday.

Baldwin’s Rey Cadiz set the meet record in both the 110-meter high hurdles and 300 hurdles with times of 14.30 seconds and 39.49, respectively. The Bears standout is the defending state champion in both events.

Baldwin’s Sela Panuve won the girls triple jump with a meet-record jump of 36 feet, 7.5 inches; Seabury Hall’s Maile Dougherty placed third at 34-6. Panuve also added fourth-place finishes in long jump (16-6) and the 100 hurdles (16.69).

Noah Payne led the Spartans with his meet record in the boys 100 with a time of 10.70, ranking him No. 1 in the state. Payne, who also won the 200 with a 22.47, improved upon his MIL-record time of 10.79 he ran at the Yamamoto Invitational two weeks ago.

Spartans senior Chloe Gangnath finished first in the 800 (2:23.09) and second in the 400 (1:01.15), 1,500 (4:55.8) and 3,000 (11:02.86). Teammate Kaylie Volner finished third in the 3,000 (11:17.48).

Maui High’s Damon Wakefield tripled at Saturday’s meet, placing second in the 800 (2:03.39) and third in the 1,500 (4:14.47) and 3,000 (9:20.31). Teammate Adam Hakola finished fourth in the 3,000 (9:23.46) and eighth in the 1,500 (4:21.67).

Keely Logan led Kamehameha Maui with her second-place finish in the high jump with a mark of 4-11, while teammate Kiana Over finished third in the long jump with a distance of 16-8.