Ben Lam had 10 kills and Brandon Pitzer added nine as No. 1-ranked Punahou defeated Kamehameha-Hawaii 25-20-25-16, 25-20 in the semifinal match of the New City Nissan/Hawaii High School Athletic Association boys volleyball championship.
Punahou will play Kamehameha for the state title.
Punahou hit .422 compared to Kamehameha-Hawaii’s 105.
>> Pearl City def. Baldwin 25-21, 25-19
>> Waiakea def. King Kekaulike 25-13, 25-17
>> Punahou def. Kamehameha-Hawaii 25-20, 25-15, 25-20
>> Kamehameha def. Moanalua 25-17, 25-13, 25-18
Consolation: Leilehua vs. Waipahu, noon
Fifth place: Pearl City vs. Waiakea, 1:30 p.m.
Third place: Kamehameha-Hawaii vs. Moanalua, 3 p.m.
Championship: Punahou vs. Kamehameha, 5 p.m.
>> Hawaii Prep def. Lanakila Baptist 25-17, 25-12
>> Waimea vs. Kahuku, 7:30 p.m.
>> Seabury Hall def. Castle 25-14, 25-19, 25-19
>> Kohala vs. Hawaii Baptist, 7 p.m.
>> Hawaii Prep vs. Waimea-Kahuku winner, 1:30 p.m.
>> Castle vs. Kohala-Hawaii Baptist loser, 3 p.m.
>> Seabury Hall vs. Kohala-Hawaii Baptist winner, 5 p.m.