Spartan boys, girls hand Bears first losses of season

MIL TENNIS

The Seabury Hall girls and boys tennis teams each handed Baldwin its first losses of the season Saturday at Wells Park in Wailuku.

The Spartan girls defeated the Bears 4-1.

In addition to straight-set wins by Nikki Fernando and Chiemi Powell, the Spartans also got a pair of three-set victories in doubles. Jessica Griffiths and Alexa De Crinis rallied for a 3-6, 6-2, 6-3 win over Kaui Kennedy and Selena Feike, while Stephani Peterson and Julia Chou lost a close first set before coming back to win 6-7 (4), 6-4, 6-2.

With the win, Seabury Hall improved to 3-1 in Maui Interscholastic League East Division play. The Bears fell to 3-1.

In the boys match, the Spartans won all three singles matches to beat Baldwin 3-2.

Miles Stone led the way for Seabury, earning a 6-0, 6-0 win over the Bears’ Cody Sears at No. 1. Sterling Sandler and Evan Lipetz also won for the Spartans (3-1).

The Baldwin boys fell to 3-1.

SEABURY HALL GIRLS 4, BALDWIN 1

No. 1 singles–Nikki Fernando, Seabury Hall, def. Kailani Kennedy 6-0, 6-0. No. 2 singles–Chiemi Powell, Seabury Hall, def. Catherine Wu 6-2, 6-0. No. 3 singles–Victoria Teoh, Baldwin, def. Linda Schmitt 6-3, 6-2. No. 1 doubles–Jessica Griffiths and Alexa De Crinis, Seabury Hall, def. Kaui Kennedy and Selena Feike 3-6, 6-2, 6-3. No. 2 doubles–Stephani Peterson and Julia Chou, Seabury Hall, def. Zhenni He and Frances Ibe 6-7 (4), 6-4, 6-2.

SEABURY HALL BOYS 3, BALDWIN 2

No. 1 singles–Miles Stone, Seabury Hall, def. Cody Sears 6-0, 6-0. No. 2 singles–Sterling Sandler, Seabury Hall, def. Jackson Masuda 6-1, 6-1. No. 3 singles–Evan Lipetz, Seabury Hall, def. Liam Caldwell 6-3, 6-2. No. 1 doubles–Aden Kinoshita and Nicholas Wittenburg, Baldwin, def. Zack Walker and Jacob Keyser 7-5, 6-4. No. 2 doubles–Brent Lacuesta and Malachai Semevolos-Bullock, Baldwin, def. Tyler Taguchi and Austin Lugo 6-7 (1), 7-5, 6-0.

LAHAINALNA GIRLS 5, MOLOKAI 0

No. 1 singles–Ana Rodriguez-Gomez, Lahainaluna, def. Kayla DeRouin 6-0, 6-2. No. 2 singles–Caitlin Baclay, Lahainaluna, def. Torae Puaa 6-1, 6-1. No. 3 singles–Ziri Lapus, Lahainaluna, def. Skylar Kuahuia 6-1, 6-1. No. 1 doubles–Challys Pascual and Deolian Domawa, Lahainaluna, def. Aiza Ragonton and Aaliyah Cariaga 6-1, 6-4. No. 2 doubles–Abigail Sandi and Ariana Pacleb, Lahainaluna, def. Irish Oamil and Naiomi Cabreros 6-2, 6-1.

LAHAINALUNA BOYS 5, MOLOKAI 0

No. 1 singles–Shawn Abut, Lahainaluna, def. Gabriel Kaahanui 6-2, 4-6, 6-2. No. 2 singles–Alex Rodriguez-Gomez, Lahainaluna, def. Alex Mawae 6-1, 7-5. No. 3 singles–Adrick Lapus, Lahainaluna, def. Daylen Casino 7-5, 4-6, 6-2. No. 1 doubles–James Fujii and Kekai Cajudoy, Lahainaluna, def. Jalen Kalama and Brenden Keanini 6-3, 6-1. No. 2 doubles–Josh Calaoagan and Noa Bauchman, Lahainaluna, win by default.