Gamel goes deep twice for Honu
Mat Gamel went 3-for-4 with two home runs to drive in half of the North Shore Honu's runs in an 8-3 win over the West Oahu CaneFires in Hawaii Winter Baseball at Hans L'Orange Park last night.
Kevin Roberts threw two perfect innings to get the win for the Honu. Kyle Wilson blew a save and took the loss for West Oahu by giving up seven earned runs in 1 1/3 innings.
» Chad Thall, Kris Medlen and Shingo Matsuzaka combined to throw four scoreless innings as the Honolulu Sharks beat the Waikiki BeachBoys 8-3.
Kamehameha product Brian Ching didn't score, but helped the Houston Dynamo beat FC Dallas 3-0 yesterday. Houston pulled into a tie with Chivas USA for first place in the Western Division with the win.
Rainbow Wahine place seventh
The University of Hawaii women's cross country team, competing against more than 20 Division I-A schools, finished in seventh place overall at the Willamette Invite.
Senior Chantelle Wilder was Hawaii's top performer, finishing in ninth place with a time of 17:43 on the 5K course.
All eight UH runners recorded personal best times.
Rainbow sailors finish second
The Hawaii women's sailing team kicked off the 2007-2008 season with a strong second-place finish at the Bryson Intersectional in Redwood City, Calif.
The Rainbow Wahine were led by Hannah Tuson-Turner and Pamela Magasinn, who finished runner-up in the B division.
Sea Warriors top Vulcans in PWC soccer
Hawaii Pacific (2-3, 1-0) held on to defeat UH-Hilo (3-5, 0-1) 3-2 in overtime in the Pacific West Conference opener for both teams at Waipio Soccer Complex.
HPU's Gabe Sugar scored the game-winner off a free kick just 3 minutes into the extra period.
HPU upsets Chaminade in volleyball
The Sea Warriors defeated the Silverswords 23-30, 30-26, 22-30, 30-20, 19-17 in a volleyball match at the Neil Blaisdell Arena.
Kelly Balanay recorded 26 kills and Antje Buskies added 18 to lead Hawaii Pacific (6-9, 1-3).
Trina Kauliakamoa drilled a match-high 30 kills to pace Chaminade (8-3, 1-2).