District 3 Minors Tournament gets underway

First photo: Maui Upcountry’s Kaedan Kaisa follows through on a two-run single during a 12-5 win over Kihei in a Hawaii State Little League District 3 Minors (9-10) Tournament game at Kalama Park in Kihei on Wednesday afternoon. The tournament continues through the week, with the championship game set for Sunday — the winner qualifies for the state tournament on Oahu. Second photo: Kihei’s Diego Garcia hits an opposite-field single. Third photo: Upcountry’s Riley Phillips pitches. For more scores, see Valley Isle Scoreboard.

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