Molokai advances to volleyball semis
By Fred Guzman
The Lady Farmers were led by Kalei Adolpho’s 12 kills and Kailana Ritte-Camara contributed 10.
Molokai will face Hawaii Baptist tonight in a 7 o’clock match at Kalani High.
Leilehua survived a five-set marathon against HPA as Ashley Vaoifi pounded out 26 kills. The Lady Mules meet top-seeded University High in the other semi at McKinley High. University needed four sets by beat Kalaheo.
Things didn’t go as well for second-seeded Kamehameha-Maui, which lost to Waiakea in four games, 23-25, 25-23, 25-23, 25-14 despite Ginger Long’s 18 kills in the D-I event on the Valley Isle.
In other matches, Kamehameha-Oahu beat Kahuku in four sets by scores of 25-16, 23-25, 25-10, 28-26 and will face Waiakea in tonight’s 7 o’clock semi match at Kamehameha-Maui.
Kaiser survived a tense five-set marathon to beat Kamehameha-Hawai 25-23, 17-25, 25-18, 25-19, 15-12 will meet Punahou in the other semi at the King Kekaulike gym. Punahou advanced by sweeping Mililani.
Both MIL runners-up suffered setbacks in consolation bracket matches. In D-I, Kekaulike was beaten 23-25, 25-13, 15-5 to Moanalua. In D-II, Seabury lost 25-21, 25-16 to Waimea.