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» Harley Holt, Kamehameha ’10: The Cal State Northridge junior allowed three hits and one walk in two shutout innings of relief in a 9-4 win over Hawaii on Saturday.

» Kalei Contrades, Saint Louis ’11: The Saint Louis sophomore picked up his first win of the season, allowing two runs on six hits in four innings of relief with no walks and three strikeouts in a 5-4, 10-inning victory over Texas State on Saturday.

» Kelsey Outram, ‘Iolani ’08: The Saint Mary’s (Calif.) right-hander struck out three of the four batters he faced in 11⁄3 perfect innings of relief to help the Gaels beat Portland 14-2 on Sunday.

» J.R. Bunda, ‘Iolani ’09: The Portland senior walked two and struck out one in one shutout inning of relief against Saint Mary’s (Calif.).

» Bryson Nakamura, Pearl City ’08: The Cal State East Bay designated hitter went 2-for-3 with two RBIs and scored twice, including the game-winner in the bottom of the ninth of a 9-8 victory over Cal State Dominguez Hills on Sunday.

» Jensen Park, ‘Iolani ’11: The Northern Colorado sophomore outfielder went 7-for-16 with a triple, home run, four RBIs and five runs scored as the Bears won three of four against New Jersey Institute of Technology over the weekend.

» Ryan Yamane, Punahou ’11: The Northern Colorado shortstop had three hits, three runs, three RBIs and two walks against New Jersey Institute of Technology.

» Curtis Martin, ‘Iolani ’10: The Whittier (Calif.) junior went the distance in a 10-2 victory over Chapman (Calif.) on Saturday, allowing one earned run on eight hits with no walks and no strikeouts to pick up his first win of the season.

» Jonny Chow, Keaau ’11: The Whitman (Wash.) sophomore outfielder went 5-for-9 with two walks, a stolen base, three runs and two RBIs in a doubleheader sweep of Redlands (Calif.) on Sunday.

» Brett Watanabe, ‘Iolani ’10: The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps junior went 4-for-14 with two doubles and six RBIs in the Stags’ three-game sweep of Caltech over the weekend.

» Kahana Neal, Pearl City ’10: The University of Cumberlands (Ky.) right-hander tossed a seven-inning complete game in an 8-2 win over Ohio Christian on Friday in the second game of a doubleheader. He allowed two hits with no walks and six strikeouts to improve to 7-1 for the season.

» Rob Dittrick, Mid-Pacific ’09: The Pacific (Ore.) senior tossed a complete game in a 2-0 loss to Puget Sound on Saturday, allowing one earned run on six hits with no walks and two strikeouts.

» Michael Arakaki, Mid-Pacific ’09: The Pacific (Ore.) shortstop went 7-for-12 with two runs as the Boxers lost two of three against Puget Sound over the weekend.

» Kyle Watase, Saint Louis ’10: The East Central (Okla.) University first baseman went 4-for-10 with a homer, two walks and three RBIs as the Tigers lost two of three against Northwestern Oklahoma State over the weekend.

» Brede Kochi, Castle ’10: The East Central (Okla.) University shortstop went 3-for-9 with a run and an RBI against Northwestern Oklahoma State.

Men’s golf

» Justin Keiley, Baldwin ’10: The Brigham Young junior was named to the All-West Coast Conference team last Wednesday. Keiley finished 36th at the WCC championships.

Women’s golf

» Cassy Isagawa, Baldwin ’11: The Oregon sophomore battled back with a 2-under 70 on Tuesday to get to even par for the tournament and in a tie for 10th place heading into today’s final round of the Pac-12 championships.

» Cyd Okino, Punahou ’11: The Washington sophomore struggled to a 9-over 81 in the second round of the Pac-12 championships and is currently in a tie for 50th place at 16 over.

» Kristina Merkle, Moanalua ’09: The Tulsa senior struggled to a 10-over 82 on Tuesday and is currently in a tie for 34th place at 14 over after two rounds of the Conference USA championships that end today.

» Kelli Oride, Kauai ’11: The Notre Dame sophomore helped the Fighting Irish win the Big East championships on Tuesday, carding a final-round 2-over 74 to finish in a tie for 14th place at 11 over for the tournament.

» Brittney Yada, Waiakea ’09: The Portland State senior shot an even-par 72 on Tuesday and finished in a tie for second place at 1 under at the Big Sky Championships.

» Marissa Chow, ‘Iolani ’12: The Pepperdine freshman shot a final-round 73 to finish in a tie for third at the WCC championships last Wednesday. Chow finished at 6 over for the tournament and was named to the All-WCC team.

» Alina Ching, Punahou ’11: The Pepperdine sophomore struggled with a final-round 80 to finish in a tie for third place at 6 over at the WCC championships. Ching was selected to the All-WCC team.

» Alice Kim,University ’11: The Gonzaga sophomore shot a 75 in the final round of the WCC Championships to finish in a tie for seventh place at 13 over and earn all-conference honors.

» Michelle Condry, Punahou ’12: The San Francisco sophomore finished in 24th place at the WCC championships, finishing at 30-over 246.


» Mysha Sataraka, Punahou ’12: The UCLA freshman third baseman went 4-for-10 with a double, two homers, four walks, three runs and six RBIs to help the Bruins win two of three against Arizona over the weekend.

» Reina Furuya, Punahou ’11: The Penn State redshirt freshman hit two home runs and finished with five RBIs in a three-game sweep at the hands of Northwestern over the weekend.

» KimberleeSouza, ‘Iolani ’11: The Washington sophomore had two doubles and drove in a run to help the Huskies take two of three against Stanford over the weekend.

» Courtney Senas, Mililani ’10: The Florida State third baseman went 3-for-9 with two runs and three stolen bases in three wins over Virginia Tech over the weekend.

» Kimberlee Shimizu, Lahainaluna ’09: The San Diego senior hit a pinch-hit RBI single in a 5-1 win over Utah Valley on Sunday.

» Krystin Kubo, Leilehua ’12: The Weber State freshman went 3-for-9 with a home run and two runs scored in three losses to Southern Utah on Friday and Saturday.

Men’s tennis

» Brandon Lee, Punahou ’12: The Creighton freshman earned the Blue Jays’ only point in a 6-1 loss to Bradley on Saturday, winning in straight sets at No. 5 singles.

Women’s tennis

» Kristin Lim, Punahou ’09: The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps senior completed an undefeated singles season on Friday, winning at both No. 1 singles and No. 1 doubles in a 5-4 victory over Washington & Lee University.

» Adrienne Hamada, Mililani ’10: The Whittier (Calif.) junior won matches at both No. 2 singles and No. 2 doubles in a 6-3 win over Chapman (Calif.) on Thursday.

Men’s track and field

» Matt Schull, Punahou ’09: The Colorado College senior won both the 100- and 200-meter races at Nebraska Wesleyan’s Prairie Wolf Invitational on Sunday. He finished the 100 in 11.34 seconds and ran the 200 in 22.49.

» Dawson Vorderbruegge, Kaiser ’08: The Cal State Stanislaus senior bettered his chances at qualifying for the NCAA championships by setting a personal best in the 1,500-meter race with a time of 3:48.03 at the Mt. SAC Relays in Walnut, Calif.

Women’s track and field

» Joshlyn Noga, Kahuku ’11: The Charleston Southern sophomore finished third in the shot put with a throw of 13.72 meters to finish third at the Big South Outdoor Track and Field Championships on Saturday to earn all-conference honors.

» Sophie Curatilo, Moanalua ’11: The Seattle University sophomore broke a school record by 0.34 seconds, finishing the 1,500-meter sectional race at the Mt. SAC Relays on Thursday in 4:37.35, placing her fourth overall.

Men’s volleyball

» Jaylen Reyes, Kamehameha ’11: The Brigham Young libero had four digs and three assists in a five-set win over Hawaii on Saturday in the MPSF quarterfinals. The top-seeded Cougars will play No. 4 seed UCLA on Thursday in the semifinals.

» Josh Taylor, Punahou ’11: The Pepperdine sophomore hit .318 with nine kills, three assists and a dig in a three-set loss to UCLA in the MPSF quarterfinals on Saturday.

» Charles Ka‘ai‘ai, Kamehameha ’11: The Quincy (Ill.) sophomore had six digs and two assists in a three-set loss to Loyola Chicago in the quarterfinals of the Midwestern Intercollegiate Volleyball Association tournament on Friday.

» Matthew Lui, Hawaii Baptist ’09: The New Jersey Institute of Technology senior setter had a team-high 22 assists, seven digs, two block assists and a kill in a three-set loss to Penn State in its season finale on Saturday.

» Brady Smith, Waiakea ’09: The NJIT senior libero had a team-high eight digs against Penn State.

Women’s water polo

» Nanea Fujiyama, Kamehameha ’09: The Occidental (Calif.) senior had two goals, two steals and one assist in a 16-5 win over Caltech on Saturday. The Tigers are the No. 6 seed in the SCIAC playoffs and play third-seeded Whittier (Calif.) on Friday.

» Courtney Miller, Punahou ’12: The UC San Diego goalkeeper made eight saves in a 6-4 loss to San Diego State at the Harper Cup on Saturday. The Tritons earned the No. 1 seed in the WWPA championships and play eighth-seeded Cal State San Bernardino in the quarterfinals on Friday.


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