By Rodney S. Yap / Special to the Star-Advertiser |
May 11, 2019
Punahou's Cody Hirano tries to get his teammates pumped up after hitting an RBI double Saturday against Mililani. The Buffnblu beat the Trojans 7-3 to claim the HHSAA state baseball championship at Maehara Stadium.
Mililani starting pitcher Koa Konia-Rosa delivers a pitch against Punahou.
Punahou catcher Matt Nishimura was hit by a pitch twice.
Punahou's Makana Murashige slides into home plate safely against Mililani.
Punahou pitcher Tyler Shimabukuro reacts after getting the third out in the fifth inning.
Punahou winning pitcher Tyler Shimabukuro late in the game against Mililani.
Punahou winning pitcher Tyler Shimabukuro rejoices after recording the game's final out at first base. Shimabukuro got an assist from second baseman Jake Tsukada on the game's final defensive play.