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Soccer championships postponed, other events canceled due to heavy rain


    Rainbow Wahine Softball Stadium during today’s weather conditions.

Heavy rain and flash flood warnings have wreaked havoc on today’s Hawaii sports landscape.

The sports affected are:

>> State boys soccer postponed the Division I and II championship matches at Waipio Peninsula Soccer Complex “due to weather and unplayable field conditions.” Hawaii Preparatory Academy will face Saint Louis in the D-II title match Monday at 3 p.m. Punahou and Kaiser will play for the D-I championship at 6 p.m. Both matches are at Waipio. All consolation matches were canceled earlier today.

>> University of Hawaii baseball, which canceled its alumni game that had been scheduled for 1 p.m. today at Les Murakami Stadium. There will be no makeup date.

>> UH softball, which canceled all five games of the final day of the Paradise Classic at Rainbow Wahine Softball Stadium.

>> Play between the U.S. and Germany has been suspended until Sunday morning at the Fed Cup at the Royal Lahaina Resort. American Coco Vandeweghe led Julia Goerges, 6-3, 3-1, when the match was stopped because of rain. Earlier today, American Alison Riske defeated Andrea Petkovic 7-6 (10), 6-2.

>> Hawaii Pacific’s softball game against Simon Fraser has been rescheduled to Sunday at noon at Howard A. Okita Field.

>> The Rainbow Wahine tennis team’s match against UC Davis has been rescheduled to Sunday at 8:30 a.m. at the UH Tennis Complex.

The indoor sports are scheduled to take place as planned, providing the heavy rain doesn’t cause structural damage.

Those sports include: the UH men’s and women’s basketball games at the Stan Sheriff Center; the OIA wrestling championship at Leilehua; and the ILH basketball championship at ‘Iolani. The state swimming championships also are being held today.

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