H A W A I I _ S P O R T S


Wednesday, April 28, 1999

Prep Athletes of the Week


Jasmine Kim

Iolani water polo

The junior scored her second goal of the game with 25 seconds left to lift the Raiders to a 6-5 win over Punahou. It was the Buffanblu's first loss in two years. Iolani remained unbeaten at 5-0.

Kukui Lucas

Roosevelt baseball

The senior pitcher/first baseman went 4-for-4 Saturday, driving in nine runs for the Rough Riders on two home runs -- a solo and a grand slam in the same inning -- a two-run single and a two-run double. He gave up one hit and stuck out four over four innings in the 15-0 win over McKinley.


Honorable Mention


Kellan Briones, Kamehameha: Drove in eight runs, four on a grand slam, in the Warriors' 18-5 win over UHBA. In three games last week, he drove in 11 runs in going 5-for-9.

Paki Lum, Kamehameha: Hit two homers and drove in four runs for the Warriors in Thursday's 15-7 win over Mid-Pac.

Brent Wong, Iolani: Drove in three runs and scored four times in Saturday's 11-1 win over Mid-Pacific that clinched a state tournament berth for the Raiders.

Girls' basketball

Christina Hee, Mid-Pacific: Scored 21 points, 13 in the deciding fourth quarter, to help the Owls over University, 59-41.

Rosemarie Kelly, Nanakuli: Scored 11 of her 18 points in the second half, including five free throws in the final quarter in Tuesday's 46-42 win over Leilehua.

Kea Kimball, Kamehameha: the junior center scored 25 points and grabbed 23 rebounds as the Warriors stayed undefeated in the ILH with wins over Maryknoll and Sacred Hearts.

Liz Narkon, St. Francis: Scored a combined 20 points with 17 rebounds in the Troubadors' two wins last week.

Monica Tokoro, Iolani: Scored 25 points in a 50-46 defeat to Maryknoll and 10 in a win over Sacred Hearts.

Cheryl Villarmia, Pearl City: Scored 29 points in two games last week, including 14 in a critical game with Moanalua. She hit both ends of a one-and-one with 30 seconds left to ice the 41-37 win over the Menehunes on Tuesday.

Ashley Watamura, Mid-Pacific: Had 20 points, 13 rebounds and four blocks in the 54-31 loss to Punahou.

Lia Wyman, Hawaii Baptist: The senior guard scored a combined 41 points, had 24 rebounds and 10 assists in three ILH Division II games last week.

Boys' track & field

Dana Navarro-Arias, Maui: Won the 100 high hurdles and long jump, finishing second in the 300 intermediate hurdles Saturday.

Girls' track & field

Eri Macdonald, Punahou: Won the 400 dash by three seconds (58.4) and the 800, finishing third in the 200, where first and third place were separated by 4/10th of a second.

Sara Yap, Punahou: Won both the long jump and pole vault, finishing second in the 100 high hurdles Saturday.

To nominate:

A male and female athlete will be selected each week based on their performances of the previous week. To nominate an athlete, call the Star-Bulletin sports department between 6-11 p.m. Sundays at 525-8600; fax the info to 525-5497; or e-mail to

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