POSTED: 01:30 a.m. HST, Feb 23, 2014
~~<p>For a year, Evaldas Vegertas dribbled his basketball around the Hawaii Preparatory Academy campus.</p>
For a year, Evaldas Vegertas dribbled his basketball around the Hawaii Preparatory Academy campus.
It was the least that the 6-foot-7 forward could do after suffering an ACL tear to his right knee as a junior. The extra work didn't hurt a year later. The Lithuanian anchored his team in the paint as Hawaii Prep fought off Kalani 42-33 Saturday in the Division II final of the Hawaiian Airlines/HHSAA Boys Basketball State Championships. Login for more...