Lunas topple Sabers in 4

MIL Volleyball

The Maui News

Kalolaine Pasikala and Hailey Killet each had seven kills to help the Lahainaluna High School girls volleyball team rally for a 21-25, 25-17, 25-19, 25-19 victory over Maui High on Thursday night in Lahaina.

Pasikala added six blocks and three aces, and Killet also had three aces as the Lunas improved to 2-1 in Maui Interscholastic League play.

Malika Viela served up six aces and had three kills, and Kailani Medeiros-Sodetani dished out 21 assists for the Lunas.

The Sabers fell to 0-2.

* BALDWIN 3, KING KEKAULIKE 0: At Wailuku, Ariana Naipo had 11 kills and 13 digs, and the Bears improved to 3-0 with a 25-15, 25-18, 25-22 sweep of Na Alii.

Lilinoe Paschoal posted 19 assists, four aces, three kills and two blocks for the Bears, who have yet to drop a set in MIL play. Monique Pante had a team-high 14 digs along with an ace, Sierra Aplanalp had seven kills and a block, and Naipo also had an ace.

King Kekaulike dropped to 0-2. It was Na Alii’s first match facing Bears head coach Al Paschoal, who guided King Kekaulike to five MIL Division I titles in his seven seasons at the Upcountry school before leaving after the 2019 season.

MIL Standings


W L Pct. GB

Baldwin 3 0 1.000 —

Lahainaluna 2 1 .667 1

Kamehameha Maui 1 1 .500 1 1⁄2

Maui High 0 2 .000 2 1⁄2

King Kekaulike 0 2 .000 2 1⁄2

Thursday’s Results

Baldwin def. King Kekaulike 25-15, 25-18, 25-22

Lahainaluna def. Maui High 21-25, 25-17, 25-19, 25-19

Today’s Matches (Division II)

Hana at Lanai, 7 p.m.

Seabury Hall at Molokai, 7 p.m.


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