All activity in the O'ahu Interscholastic Association, Big Island Interscholastic Federation, Kaua'i Interscholastic Federation and Maui Interscholastic League has been postponed for the duration of the statewide public school teachers strike. Schedules will be redrawn when the strike ends, if there is enough time to complete the seasons.
The Interscholastic League of Honolulu, composed entirely of private schools except for University High, is not affected by the strike and will continue its schedule.
Maryknoll, winless in ILH baseball 10 days ago, has knocked off contenders St. Louis and Kamehameha in its past two games and shoots for even bigger game today against first-place Punahou at 3:45 p.m. at DeSa field on North School Street at Lanakila Avenue.
Two of the best small-school girls basketball teams in the state, year after year, are St. Francis and Hawai'i Baptist Academy. They meet at 5 p.m. today at Damien with first place in ILH Division II at stake.
In ILH baseball, Punahou meets 'Iolani at Ala Wai field at 6:30 p.m.
Punahou has an unbeaten powerhouse in ILH girls water polo, but if any team is going to challenge the Buffanblu, it will be Kamehameha; 6 p.m. at Kamehameha.
St. Louis and Kamehameha boys teams clash in the first big showdown of the first year of ILH judo, 7 p.m. at 'Iolani's upper gym.
If St. Francis (8-0 entering the week) gets through this week still unbeaten, the Troubadours will be well on their way to another ILH Division II basketball championship. They play Kamehameha's D-II team (7-1 going into the week) at 6 p.m. at Kekuhaupi 'o Gym on the Kamehameha campus.
ILH baseball takes its four games to Aloha Stadium for the first time this season. The state tournament is scheduled there next month, if there is a state tournament. Key games Saturday are St. Louis vs. Punahou at 4:30 p.m. and Mid-Pacific vs. Kamehameha at 7 p.m.
In ILH basketball, 'Iolani plays at Kamehameha, 6:30 p.m.
All ILH track and field teams will compete at Punahou, first running event at 9 a.m.