Hawaii Beat
Star-Bulletin staff and wire reports

Hawaii teams go 7-1 in Hilo

The four Hawaii teams playing in this weekend's Hawaiian Style Classic continued to roll yesterday, compiling a 12-1 record through Day 2 of competition in Hilo. Brigham Young-Hawaii and Chaminade each swept its two matches, while Hawaii Pacific took four games to get past Central Washington 30-26, 28-30, 32-30, 30-26. Host Hawaii-Hilo was the only Hawaii team to lose in the tournament, dropping a three-game match to Central Washington 30-20, 30-28, 30-23.

In earlier matches, the Seasiders (30-23, 30-23, 30-25) and Vulcans (34-32, 30-27, 30-22) both swept Northern State. BYUH took care of Seattle 30-17, 30-23, 30-24, and Alaska Anchorage 30-22, 30-18, 30-17, while Chaminade defeated Seattle 33-31, 31-29, 30-25 and Doane (Neb.) 30-19, 30-20, 30-23.

The tournament wraps up today beginning at 9 a.m.

Ratings leader upset in third round

Mike DeTemple, the U.S. Longboard Championship ratings leader, failed to advance into today's quarterfinals of the Converse Hawaiian Open at Kuhio Beach. On the women's side, four Hawaii surfers advanced into the semifinals.

The competition, which continues today at 7 a.m., is being held in conjunction with the Fourth Annual Duke's Ho'olaule'a, which honors surfing legend Duke Kahanamoku.

>>Olympic gold medalist Aaron Peirsol will be one of up to 300 swimmers participating in today's Duke's Ocean Mile Swim in Waikiki. The swim starts at 9 a.m. at Duke's Waikiki.

Starting at 8:30 a.m. is the Bud Light Surf Polo Tournament, which includes teams two teams from California, and teams comprised of Honolulu City and County Lifeguards and University of Hawaii water polo players. The tournament final is scheduled for 1:10 p.m. at Kapahulu Groin.

See line scores and results in the [ Scoreboard ] section.

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