Aiea opens baseball season with doubleheader sweep


POSTED: Sunday, March 08, 2009

Brennan Alejo went 3-for-3 with a two-run homer and three runs scored to lead Aiea over host Kapolei 17-4 in the first game of a season-opening Oahu Interscholastic Association Red West doubleheader yesterday.

The game ended on the 10-run mercy rule.

In the second game, Aiea pitcher Kamalu Kamoku held Kapolei to two runs on five hits to earn a 4-2 win and finish the sweep.


At Kapolei, Game 1


Shane Okubo and Jacob Arakawa. Carlos Rodrigues, Jarin Kadooka (5) and Brandon Damas, William Leskovic (5). W-Okubo. L-Rodrigues.
Leading hitters-Aiea: Chase Aquino 2 runs; Cedric Kojima RBI, 2 runs; Brennan Alejo 3-3, 2b, HR, 3 RBIs, 3 runs; Kainoa Asing-Kaahanui 2-4, RBI, 2 runs; Kamalu Kamoku 3b, 2 RBIs; Arakawa 3-4, 2 RBIs; Jay Nakamura, 3b, RBI. Kapolei: Michael Filio 2 runs; Christian Estadillo 2-3, 2b, 2 RBIs; Damas 2-3; Trey Kamachi 2-3.

At Kapolei, Game 2


Michael Filio and Brandon Damas. Kamalu Kamoku and Jacob Arakawa. W-Kamoku. L-Filio.
Leading hitters-Kapolei: Damas 2-3. Aiea: Arakawa HR.


Campbell sweeps Waianae

In game one, Kale Kaalekahi allowed three hits and fanned nine as the Sabers routed the Seariders 11-0 in five innings

In game two, Campbell used a seven-run third inning to edge Waianae 13-11 to earn the sweep.


At Waianae, Game 1


Kale Kaalekahi and Teanu Kapana. Allan Ibanes, Jobe Cabral (3) and Joe Frederick. W-Kaalekahi . L-Ibanes.
Leading hitters-Campbell: Allyn Olivia-Respicio 2-3, 3b, RBI; Robert Kahana 2-3, 2b; Mike Memea 3-3, 2 HR, 3RBIs; Nick Tiglao 2-2, RBI.

At Waianae, Game 2


Ryan Tabangcura, Kana Kuiee (3), Edgar Pajarillo (5), Allan Ibanes (6) and Joe Frederick. Teanu Kapana, Allyn Olivia-Respicio (6) and Po'o Kaalekahi. W-Olivia-Respicio. L-Pajarillo.
Leading hitters-Waianae: Kalei Hensley 3-5, HR, 2b, 2 RBIs. Campbell: Olivia-Respicio 3-5, 2b, 3b, 2 RBIs; Mike Memea 2-4, 2b, 3b, 2 RBIs; Kapana 3-4, HR, 3 RBIs.


Kailua sweeps Kaiser

The Surfriders used a five-run fourth inning to pull away from the Cougars 15-6 in the first game of a doubleheader.

Kaiser was up 5-4 in the fourth inning of game two, only to see the lead slip away in a 6-5 loss.


At Kaiser, Game 1


Gauthe, Ramseyer-Ho (5) and Sumner. Zach Wong, Austin Ortega (4) and Marcouiller. W-Gauthe. L-Wong.
Leading hitters-Kailua: Iha 2-3, Sumner 3-5, HR, 7 RBIs; McMonigle 2-3, Matsuki 2-4, 2b, HR. Kaiser: Marcouiller 2-4, 2 HR, 5 RBIs; Tamanaha 3-3, RBI.

At Kaiser, Game 1


Torres, Tachiro (5) and Marcouiller. Ramseyer-Ho, Matsuki (5) and Sumner. W-Matsuki. L-Tachiro.
Leading hitters-Kaiser: Wong 2-4, 2b; Ortega 3b, Landon Nakai, 2b. Kailua: Oka 2-4, 3b, Ramseyer-Ho 2-4, 2 2b; Matsuki 2-2, 2b.


Kalani sweeps Roosevelt

Dillon Matsuda pitched a two-hit shutout as the Falcons dismantled the Rough Riders 15-0 in the opener.

Kalani scored quickly in game two, with Cal Sumida going 2-4 with a double and two RBIs to lead the Falcons to a 6-4 win.


At Kalani, Game 1


Rylan Tomita, Randon Mamuhad (3), Jordan Lee (4) and Cameron Fugikami. Dillon Matsuda. W-Matsuda. L-Tomita.
Leading hitters-Roosevelt: Dryson Ito 3b. Kalani: Spencer Shiroma 3-3, 2 2b, 4 RBIs, 2 runs; Jake Massey 3-3, 2b, 2 RBIs, 2 runs; Jordan Wong 2b, 3 RBIs, Sean Nagaoka 3 runs.

At Kalani, Game 1


Dylan Von Wiegandt and Gavin Hiramatsu. Aaron Yamane, Rylan Ikehara (4), Zach Hamasaki (6) and Fugikami. W-Von Wiegandt. L-Yamane.
Leading hitters-Kalani: Cal Sumida 2-4, 2b, 2 RBIs; Shiroma 2b, run. Roosevelt: Sean Miasato 2-3, run; Coret Salaeai 2-3, 2 RBIs; Rylan Tomita 2b, 2 runs.


Castle sweeps Kalaheo

The Knights scored 16 runs on eight hits to defeat the Mustangs 16-6 in a game shortened by the mercy rule.

Castle finished the sweep with another rout, 10-2 in the second game (no box available).


At Castle


Kobe Lee and Lavaika Bater. Seamus Yoneshige and Justin Kaawa. W-Yoneshige. L-Lee.
Leading hitters-Kalaheo: Eli Navidan 2b. Castle: Chad Takaba 2-4, 2b, 2 RBIs; Yoneshige 2 RBIs; Keola Jarret 3b, 4 RBIs.