POSTED: 9:16 p.m. HST, Feb 23, 2012
Stephen Ventimilia went 3-for-5 with a triple and two RBIs and Matt Sisto allowed two unearned runs in eight innings to help Hawaii defeat Wagner 9-2 in the opener of a five-game series on Thursday night at Les Murakami Stadium.
Collin Bennett had two hits to extend his hitting streak to nine games and Zack Swasey's three-run double highlighted a seven-run fifth inning for the Rainbows (2-3).
Sisto struck out six and didn't walk a batter, running his streak of consecutive innings without allowing an earned run to 22.
The series continues on Friday night at 6:35.