Leilehua at Pearl City basketball, 7 p.m. Unbeaten teams in the OIA West collide. Pearl City is 6-0 and features Oahu scoring leader Terry Ayers (24.9 points per game) and a gaudy 19-3 overall record. Leilehua is 4-0, ranked third in the state in HawaiiSportsNetwork.coms media and coaches poll, but hasnt played in 11 days because of a bye and a junior varsity game against Kapolei. Joshua Jumawan (16.8 ppg) is the Mules big scorer.
Kamehameha vs. Sacred Hearts softball, 3:45 p.m. at Crane Park. Third-place Sacred Hearts knocked Iolani out of first place on Jan. 13 and now the Lancers have an even bigger chance to play spoiler and knock the Warriors (11-2) out of the Interscholastic League of Honolulu championship. If Kamehameha and Iolani (which plays Mid-Pacific) both win tomorrow, they will play off for the title on Saturday. Kamehamehas Leo Sing Chow has Oahus most formidable fast ball.
Unbeaten Punahou and Kamehameha girls soccer teams, 4:15 p.m. at Kapiolani Park field 1. Punahou leads the ILH because it has one tie to Kamehamehas three. Between them, they have allowed three goals in 16 games. ... More soccer: Seeded teams, including unbeaten Kahuku and Mililani, make their debuts in the quarterfinals of the OIA Soccer Championship tournament at 7 p.m. on their home fields.
Lanais surprising boys basketball team, 7-2 and unbeaten at home this season, plays host to Maui Interscholastic League co-leader Baldwin (6-1) Friday and Saturday nights. ... The OIA Boys Soccer Championship tournament opens with games at Aiea and Kailua. The four seeded teams have byes until Saturdays quarterfinals.
ILH softball championship playoff, if both Kamehameha and defending league/state champ Iolani win tomorrow. Game is at 2 p.m. at Cartwright Field. ... Quarterfinals of OIA Boys Soccer tournament with unbeaten Pearl City (9-0-0) and East champ Castle playing at home, is at 7 p.m. ... The first-ever OIA East Pep Squad Championships is at Castle, 4 p.m. ... Unbeaten Baldwin and once-beaten King Kekaulike meet in Maui boys soccer, 6 p.m. at Keopuolani Park.
[back to top]