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Waiakea Athletic Awards Selections

Tyler Yonemori 2 time judo state champion

WAIAKEA

* Boys air riflery: Eric Kawahara.* Girls riflery: Leigh Williams.

* Girls volleyball: Ashia Joseph. * Boys : Kyle Hanagami.

* Boys bowling: Ranson Yoneda.* Girls : Chelsea Camello.

* Boys x-c: Jackson Halford.* Girls x-c: Kelsie Kobayashi.

* Cheerleading: Bronson Nishimura. * Water polo: Aurora Calderara.

* Football defensive: Julian Lee.* Football offensive: Nuu Aiava.

* Boys soccer: Isaiah Reynolds.* Girls soccer: Aja Werner.

* Boys canoe paddling: Evan La Rochelle.* Girls canoe paddling: Ashia Joseph.

* Boys swimming: Grant Uekawa.* Girls swimming: Madisyn Uekawa.

* Boys wrestling: Tyler Yonemori.* Girls wrestling: Tracy Poch.

* Boys basketball: Cameron Ita.* Girls basketball: Alyssa Ferreira.

* Boys golf: Chad Suzuki.* Girls golf: Nani Yanagi.

* Boys tennis: Kaito Mizutani.* Girls tennis: Sarah Dvorak.

* Baseball: Raycen Wong. * Softball: Chelsea Camello.

* Boys judo: Tyler Yonemori.* Girls judo: Kananimauloa Silva.

* Boys track and field: Travis Winters.* Girls track and field: Kelsie Kobayashi.

* Female athlete of the year: Chelsea Camello.* Male athlete of the year: Tyler Yonemori

May 22, 2011 Posted by | Events | , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

BIIF Girls Volleyball, All-Star Selections

BIIF volleyball, St. Joseph vs. Hilo

All-BIIF girls volleyball

EAST HAWAII       First team
Pos. Name Grade School

S Jadelynn Domondon Sr. Ka’u
S Ashia Joseph Sr. Waiakea
RH Katelynne Paleka-Kennedy Sr. Kamehameha
OH Morgan Rapozo Sr. Waiakea
OH Kanoe Salazar Sr. Kamehameha
MB Marley Strand-Nicolaisen So. Ka’u
DS Alyssalyn Buyuan Sr. Waiakea

Second team

S Kanoe Kaaa Sr. Kamehameha
OH Waihilo Chartrand Jr. Hilo
OH Kara Dunn Sr. Pahoa
OH Chynna Loeffler Jr. St. Joseph
OH Ashley Oliveira Sr. Ka’u
OH Abby Rimel Sr. Christian Liberty
MB Anamalia Suesue Jr. Keaau

Honorable mention: Serena Ah Choy (Kamehameha); Brooke Bloomfield (Hilo); Jackie Carter (Hilo); Jacie Chang (Hilo); Jaeneise Cuison (Ka’u); Randi Estrada (Keaau); Hiilei Evans-Bautista (Kamehameha); Destynee Figueroa (Hilo); Kawehi Granito-Wallace (Hilo); Riley Handa (Waiakea); Ariana Kaleo (Waiakea); Schae-Ann Like (Kamehameha); Kuulei Lord (St. Joseph); Kristen Mattos (Christian Liberty); Tasha-Rose Miyataki (Waiakea); Kayla Nishimura (Ka’u); Kaila Olson (Ka’u); Georgia Pirie (St. Joseph); Hazel Tagalicud (Pahoa); Lindsey Thomas (Kamehameha); Haley Thorsen (St. Joseph); Kiersa Pakani-Tsukiyama (Waiakea)

PLAYER OF THE YEAR: Ashia Joseph (Waiakea)

COACH OF THE YEAR: Elijah Navarro (Ka’u)


WEST HAWAII       First team
Pos. Name Grade School

OH Jessica Muskat Sr. Honokaa
DS Keilyn Ryusaki Sr. Hawaii Prep
OH Anuhea Wall Sr. Konawaena
OH Jasmine Ward Jr. Konawaena
MB Leeta Grap Jr. Hawaii Prep
MB Erika Kaawa-Akiona Sr. Honokaa
MB Lana Queen Sr. Hawaii Prep

Honorable mention: Huali Alpiche (Honokaa); Lauren Amsbary (Kealakehe); Mackenzie Buckner (Hawaii Prep); Katie Case (Hawaii Prep); Tara Gaumer (Hawaii Prep); Katie Ho (Hawaii Prep); Chyler Imai (Kohala); Kaui Kanekoa (Honokaa); Brooke Kise (Kohala); Chanice Levita (Honokaa); Tanalei Louis (Konawaena); Kalei Lum (Honokaa); Jessica Palu (Konawaena); Chelsea Requelman (Honokaa); Mailani Sills (Parker); Lita Tamoefolau (Konawaena); Chelzie Ulu (Kealakehe); Misilosa Uulopa (Konawaena); Makani Wall (Konawaena

PLAYER OF THE YEAR: Leeta Grap (Hawaii Prep)

COACH OF THE YEAR: Sharon Peterson (Hawaii Prep)

November 13, 2010 Posted by | volleyball | , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Kaiser beats Waiakea for third in HHSAA girls Volleyball

 Kaiser def. Waiakea 24-26,25-21,17-15

  Waiakea (17-3, 2-2 HHSAA) (Kills-aces-blocks) – Rapozo, Morgan
  11-1-0; Pakani-Tsukiyama, K. 9-1-0; Joseph, Ashia 7-2-2; Dulan, Janell
  6-0-2; Kaleo, Ariana 1-0-1; Hayashi, Macy 0-0-1; Handa, Riley 0-1-0;
  Totals 34-5-3.0. (Assists) – Handa, Riley 11; Joseph, Ashia 11. (Dig
  leaders) – Rapozo, Morgan 13; Joseph, Ashia 13; Buyuan, Alyssalyn 11;
  Pakani-Tsukiyama, K. 9

  Kaiser (14-7, 3-1 HHSAA) (Kills-aces-blocks) – Taylor, Nikki
  9-1-2; Durham, Haley 8-1-5; Pa, Shelby 3-0-1; Au, Jolie 2-0-3;
  Phillips, Courtney 2-0-1; Kim, Shannon 0-2-0; Candelario, Taylor
  0-4-0; Totals 24-8-6.0. (Assists) – Au, Jolie 17. (Dig leaders) –
  Candelario, Taylor 12; Au, Jolie 9

  Site: King Kekaulike High
  Date: Oct 30, 2010   Attend:     Time: 1:14
  Referees: Steve Ayat, Doug Sheldon

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Kamehameha vs Punahou for HHSAA Volleyball title tonight

    semifinal matches from the New City Nissan/Hawai’i High School Athletic Association Division I Girls Volleyball State Championships at Pukalani, Maui: 

Kamehameha defeated Waiakea, 25-15, 25-12, 25-21

Leaders — Kamehameha: Misty Ma’a 11 kills; Amanda Wasko 7 kills; Brittany Ann Kalepa 5 kills; Alohi Robins-Hardy 27 assists. Waiakea: Morgan Rapozo 7 kills; Ashia Joseph 5 kills.

 Punahou defeated Kaiser, 15-25, 25-14, 25-21, 25-13

 Leaders — Punahou: Brigitte Russo 14 kills, 4 blocks; Tai Manu-Olevao 13 kills, 2 blocks; Taylor Dayton 12 kills, 2 blocks; Shannan McCready 7 kills, 1 ace, 1 block. Kaiser: Nikki Taylor 15 kills; Haley Durham 10 kills, 2 blocks; Courtney Phillips 4 kills, 7 blocks.

Five-time defending champion Kamehameha (21-2) will face Punahou (20-2) today at 6 p.m. title match at King Kekaulike High School

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Waiakea advances, Honokaa & Kau Falter, HHSAA Volleyball

Division I  at Kamehameha Schools-Maui

Waiakea defeated Castle, 25-19, 21-25, 18-25, 25-19.15-7

 Waiakea advances to play No. 2 seed Kamehameha-Maui in Thursday’s 7 p.m. quarterfinal at KS-Maui.

 Leaders — Waiakea: Morgan Rapozo 13 kills; Ashia Joseph 10 kills, 3 aces; Keirsa Pakani-Tsukiyama 7 kills. Castle: Joshell Lilio 16 kills, Verna Lynch 4 blocks.

New City Nissan/HHSAA Girls Volleyball State Championships

Division II on Oahu             St. Francis def. Kau, 3-0 (25-12, 25-18, 25-13).

ST. FRANCIS STATS- MATCH- hit .305 by way of 35 kills on 82 attempts with 10 errors, 8 aces, 6 errors, 4 blocks, 26 digs

 LEADERS- #1 HARLEE MEYERS- hit .412 by way of 9 kills on 17 attempts with 2 errors, 7 digs, 2 aces

#23 TYLER KALEI MAU- hit .091 by way of 9 kills on 22 attempts with 7 errors, 2 block assists

#7 ANGEL SAVEA- hit .263 by way of 6 kills on 19 attempts with 1 error, 1 ace

#14 ASHLEY SILVA- hit .363 by way of 4 kills on 11 attempts with no errors

 KA’U STATS-MATCH- 20 digs, hit .025 by way of 21 kills on 79 attempts with 19 errors, 4 service aces, 6 service errors, 0 blocks

 LEADERS # 7 JAENEISE CUISON- hit .211 by way of 7 kills on 19 attempts with 3 errors, 5 digs, 1 ace, 2 service errors

#1 JADELYNN DOMONDON- hit .571 by way of 4 kils on 7 attempts with no errors, 1 ace #3 libero KAYLA NISHIMURA- 10 digs

  Hawaii Baptist def. Honokaa, 3-0 (25-17, 25-18, 25-19)

Hawaii Baptist-  Jami Grumling – 9 kills, 2 blocks  Tiffany Thompson- 7 kills, 3 aces  Kayla Kawamura- 4 aces

Honokaa-  Erika Ka’awa-Akiona- 12 kills, 2 blocks

Jessica Muskat- 6 kills Chanice Levita- 5 kills  Chelsea Requelman- 1 block, 1 ace  Hauli Alpiche- 1 block  Kaui Kanekoa- 1 ace

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