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All BIIF Tennis Selections announced

WHS frosh, Sarah Dvorak

All-BIIF tennis

GIRLS SINGLES     First team

Sarah Dvorak Fr. Waiakea, Chelsea Sato Sr. Waiakea, Daisy Green Jr. Kealakehe

Erin Wakefield-McDonald Sr. Hawaii Prep

Second team

Emilie Skladzien So. Parker, Kristin Winther Sr. Kealakehe

Amanda Lerma Jr. Kamehameha, Kelly Soares Fr. Hilo

GIRLS DOUBLES     First team

Stephanie Matsuura/Ceara Sumida Jr./Sr. Waiakea

Genevieve Flaspohler/Grace Riley Jr./Sr. Hilo

Qiana Hironaka/Shayla Kushi Sr./Jr. Waiakea

Tiera Makaiwi/Michelle Reed So./Fr. Kealakehe

Second team  Ashley Teshima/Carli Yamamoto Jr./Sr. Konawaena

Leisha Ishikawa/Karyl-Lyn Yamakawa So./Fr. Waiakea

Eun Sol Lee/Claire Rho Sr./Jr. Hawaii Prep

Cierra Abellera/Mai Kobayashi So./Fr. Kealakehe

BOYS SINGLES     First team

Spencer Travalino Jr. Kealakehe, Kaito Mizutani Sr. Waiakea, Daniel Tada So. Hilo

Isaiah Brilhante So. Waiakea

Second team

Zane Moran Sr. Hawaii Prep, Austin Gunnar Lee Jr. St. Joseph

Alden Aguirre Jr. Honokaa, Michael Monahan Sr. HPA

BOYS DOUBLES       First team

Chandler Daub/Jeffrey Gelman Jr./Jr. Kealakehe

Chris Lysiuk/Shoyo Tsukamoto Sr./Jr. Kealakehe

Santa Chirathivat/Bobby Souza Jr./Jr. HPA

Hiroki Kawakami/Won Joon Kim So./Sr. HPA

Second team    Paul Gagorik/Dillon Kell So./Sr. Hilo

Garry Murayama/Caden Yamamoto Sr./Sr. Waiakea

Andrew Trump/James Werner Jr./Sr. Kohala

Shaun Kagawa/Keoni Wong So./Jr. Kamehameha

June 3, 2011 Posted by | tennis | , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

HHSAA Tennis final Results – WHS Freshman Sarah Dvorak #2 in state

Championships – Boys Singles
[1] Chas Okamoto (Kapaa) def. [2] Kento Tanaka-Tamaki (St. Anthony) 6-4, 6-2

Third Place – Boys Singles
[3] Robin Kiyabu (Punahou) def. [4] Brandon Lee (Punahou) 6-3, 6-1

Championships – Girls Singles
[5] Alyssa Tobita (Mililani) def. [1] Sarah Dvorak (Waiakea) 7-6 (3), 7-5

Third Place – Girls Singles
[4] Kristen Poei (Iolani) def. [3] Sarah Kukino (Kauai) (def)

Championships – Boys Doubles
[1] Marcel Chan/Roman Kop (Kamehameha Schools Kapalama) def. [7] Colin Tseng/Lawrence Ho (Iolani) 6-3, 6-3
Third Place – Boys Doubles
[4] Travis Yoshimoto/William Chen (Punahou) def. [8] Shaun Chow/Colby Ing (Punahou) 7-5, 6-1

Championships – Girls Doubles
[1] Jennifer Laws/Sarah Steele (Punahou) def. [4] Ashley Nakaoka/Dani Young (Punahou) 7-6 (4), 6-2

Third Place – Girls Doubles
[3] Tara Nilsson/Sari Kwee (Iolani) def. [2] Stephanie Matsuura/Ceara Sumida (Waiakea) 6-2, 6-4

May 10, 2011 Posted by | tennis | , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

BIIF Team Tennis Results – Kealakehe boys and Waiakea girls

WHS freshman Sarah Dvorak       

  Team Championships

 Boys Semifinals:               Waiakea 3 , HPA 2

Singles:  Kaito Mizutani (WAK) def. Michael Monahan (HPA) 6-0, 6-3

Singles:  Isaiah Brilhante (WAK) def. Zane Moran (HPA) 7-6(6), 6-3

Doubles:  Bobby Souza (HPA)/ Santa Chirathivat (HPA) def. Caden Yamamoto (WAK)/ Gary Murayama (WAK) 6-1, 6-2

Doubles:  Won Joon Kim (HPA)/ Hiroki Kawakami (HPA) def. Christopher Simons (WAK)/ Daniel Matsuura (WAK) 6-3, 6-3

Doubles:  Brandon Hamamoto (WAK)/ Samuel Matsuura (WAK) def. Howard Chen (HPA)/ Jason Lo (HPA) 6-2, 6-7(5), 6-4

Kealakehe 5, Keaau 0

Singles:  Spencer Travalino (KEAL) def. Benito Alonzo (KEAAU) 6-0, 6-1

Singles:  Chase Richmond (KEAL) def. Adrian Takara (KEAAU) Retired

Doubles:  Jeffrey Gelman (KEAL)/ Chandler Daub (KEAL) def. Jesse Graf (KEAAU)/ Chris Alfiche (KEAAU) 6-0, 6-0

Doubles:  Shoyo Tsukamoto (KEAL)/ David Jackson (KEAL) def. Dorian Rhyss (KEAAU)/ Kaimana DeVita (KEAAU) 6-1, 6-0

Doubles:  Clifford Kow (KEAL)/ Arthur Nedlic (KEAL) def. Treyven AhQuin-Fely (KEAAU)/ Davin Alviento (KEAAU) 6-1, 4-6, 10-8

Boys Finals:                  Kealakehe 3, Waiakea 2

Singles:  Spencer Travalino (KEAL) def. Kaito Mizutani (WAK) 6-4, 7-5

Singles:  Chandler Daub (KEAL) def. Isaiah Brilhante (WAK) 6-4, 6-3

Doubles:  Jeffrey Gelman (KEAL)/ Shoyo Tsukamoto (KEAL) def. Caden Yamamoto (WAK)/ Gary Murayama (WAK) 6-0, 6-0

Doubles:  Christopher Simons (WAK)/ Daniel Matsuura (WAK) def. David Jackson (KEAL)/ Chase Richmond (KEAL) 6-3, 6-1

Doubles:  Brandon Hamamoto (WAK)/ Samuel Matsuura (WAK) def. Clifford Kow (KEAL)/ Arthur Nedlic (KEAL) 6-2, 6-1

Girls Semifinals:                Waiakea 5, HPA 0

Singles:  Sarah Dvorak (WAK) def. Erin Wakefield-McDonald (HPA) 6-0, 6-0

Singles:  Candice Roddie (WAK) def. Alina Katase (HPA) 6-2, 6-0

Doubles:  Ceara Sumida (WAK)/ Stephanie Matsuura (WAK) def. Jacqueline Ornellas (HPA)/ Mariko Thorbecke (HPA) 6-0, 6-1

Doubles:  Shayla Kushi (WAK)/ Skye Matsuura (WAK) def. Claire Rho (HPA)/ Eun Sol Lee (HPA) 6-1, 6-3

Doubles:  Karyl-Lin Yamakawa (WAK)/ Leisha Ishikawa (WAK) def. Risa Ninomiya (HPA)/ Aniela Chertavian (HPA) 6-4, 6-1

Kealakehe 4, Hilo 1  Singles:  Daisy Green (KEAL) def. Kelly Soares (HILO) 6-3, 7-5

Singles:  Sarah Nako (HILO) def. Cierra Abellara (KEAL) 6-3, 7-5

Doubles:  Kristin Winther (KEAL)/ Mai Kobayashi (KEAL) def. Genevieve Flasponler (HILO)/ Megan Cabison (HILO) 7-6(6), 6-3

Doubles:  Tiera Makaiwi (KEAL)/ Michelle Reed (KEAL) def. Stacie Lim (HILO)/ Joyce Iwashita (HILO) 5-7, 6-1, 6-4

Doubles:  Yoko Nedlic (KEAL)/ Maura Montenero (KEAL) def. Kat Hong (HILO)/ Arissa Nakagawa (HILO) 4-6, 6-1, 6-2

Girls Finals:              Waiakea 5, Kealakehe 0

Singles:  Sarah Dvorak (WAK) def. Mai Kobayashi (KEAL) 6-0, 6-0

Singles:  Chelsea Sato (WAK) def. Kristin Winther (KEAL) 6-1, 6-1

Doubles:  Ceara Sumida (WAK)/ Stephanie Matsuura (WAK) def. Daisy Green (KEAL)/ Cierra Abellara (KEAL) 6-1, 6-2

Doubles:  Shayla Kushi (WAK)/ Skye Matsuura (WAK) def. Tiera Makaiwi (KEAL)/ Michelle Reed (KEAL) 6-2, 6-3

Doubles:  Karyl-Lin Yamakawa (WAK)/ Leisha Ishikawa (WAK) def. Yoko Nedlic (KEAL)/ Maura Montenero (KEAL) 6-4, 6-2

 

April 17, 2011 Posted by | Running on the Big Island, tennis | , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Waiakea Athletic Awards Presented for 2009-2010

Waiakea's Kamie Imai is named female athlete of the year

* Boys air riflery: Aaron Sewake             * Girls air riflery: Carissa Pajo.

* Girls volleyball: Chelsey Buyuan.             * Boys volleyball: Clayton Morante, Jr.

* Boys bowling: Dean Hosaka, Kelson Kaua.  * Girls bowling: Christinay Watkins, Kaleen Yoneda

* Boys cross country: Kaimi Scott.   * Girls cross country: Kelsie Kobayashi.

* Cheerleading: Cheyla Kaeo.

* Football: Kristoffer Daquep (defense); Dyan Bolos (offense).

* Boy soccer: Kalan Murata.    * Girls soccer: Christa Lum.

* Boys canoe paddling: Aaron Pakani.  * Girls canoe paddling: Brandi Winchester.

* Boys swimming: Frank Chi.   * Girls swimming: Rachel Shimizu.

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

* Boys basketball: Matthew Libao.  * Girls basketball: Kamie Imai.

* Boys golf: Dalen Yamauchi.   * Girls golf: Nani Yanagi.

* Boys tennis: Kallen Mizuguchi, Kaito Mizutani.   * Girls tennis: Ceara Sumida.

* Water polo: Nicole Paulachak.    * Judo: Tyler Yonemori.

* Baseball: Matthew Loeffler.   * Softball: Sloane Thomas/Tiffany Anzai.

* Boys track and field: Kaimi Scott.   * Girls track and field: Teisha Nacis.

* Carling Nabarro Service Award: Dr. Peter Matsuura.

* Coach of the Year: Lodi Switzer, Wayne Joseph, Ecko Osorio.

* Most Inspirational: Cheyla Kaeo (female), Clayton Morante (Male).

* Female Athlete of the Year: Kamie Imai.  * Male Athlete of the Year: Tyler Yonemori.

* Francis Yap Award: Chelsey Buyuan (female), Aaron Sewake (male).

BIIF titles

During the 2009-10 school year, the Warriors claimed championships in the following sports: Boys and girls air riflery, girls volleyball, cheerleading, boys swimming, boys and girls golf, softball and girls tennis.

May 24, 2010 Posted by | Events | , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

BIIF Tennis All-Star Teams Announced

Waiakea's Kallen Mizuguchi in action

All-BIIF tennis – ALL-STAR SELECTIONS
BOYS SINGLES                       FIRST TEAM

1- Spencer Travalino, Kealakehe    2- Hunter Lee, St. Joseph      3- Daniel Tada, Hilo      4- Gunnar Austin Lee, St. Joseph

SECOND TEAM

1- Isaiah Brilhante, Waiakea    2- Alden Aguirre, Honokaa     3- Alex Zavarro, Hilo       4- Chris Lysiuk, Kealakehe

GIRLS SINGLES  1 – Sayo Tsukumoto, Kealakehe    2- Ceara Sumida, Waiakea   3- Kendall Tada, Hilo   4- Jenna Gerdsen, Parker

SECOND TEAM– Daisey Green, Kealakehe  – Erin Wakefield-McDonald, Hawaii Prep   – Megan Fujitake, Keaau     – Candice Roddie, Waiakea

BOYS DOUBLES        FIRST TEAM
1- Kallen Mizuguchi/Kaito Mizutani, Waiakea          2- C.J. Daub/Jeffrey Gelman, Kealakehe
3- Michael Monahan/Jake Moran, Hawaii Prep        4- Zane Moran/Sam Nam, Hawaii Prep
SECOND TEAM
– Dillon Castillo/Shoyo Tsukumoto, Kealakehe     – Chad Hara/Christopher Simons, Waiakea
– Josh Inaba/Kenyon Koa Smith, Parker       – Andrew Trump/Nathan Trump, Kohala
GIRLS DOUBLES                    FIRST TEAM
1- Crystal Makaiwi/Sabrina Yates, Kealakehe      2- Karina Keith/Kristen Winther, Kealakehe
3- Chelsea Sato/Samantha Maesato, Waiakea       4- Kahea Kanuha/Amanda Lerma, Kamehameha-Hawaii
SECOND TEAM    – Jessica Ching/Alyssa Inaba, Konawaena     – Kaede Kanzawa/Stephanie Matsuura, Waiakea
– Tiera Makaiwi/Tammi Nedlic, Kealakehe     – Qiana Hironaka/Shayla Kushi, Waiakea

 

May 3, 2010 Posted by | tennis | , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment