Updated at 8:42 p.m., Tuesday, October 23, 2007
Kamehameha girls win 3rd-straight ILH volleyball title
Advertiser StaffKamehameha swept 'Iolani, 25-22, 27-25, Tuesday night to win its third straight Interscholastic League of Honolulu girls volleyball championship.
The Warriors, ranked No. 1 in The Advertiser's statewide Top 10 poll of coaches and media and No. 7 in the nation by prepvolleyball.com, improved to 41-2 overall and 17-1 in the ILH. They will receive the league's top seed and first-round bye in next week's state tournament in Hilo.
'Iolani, ranked No. 2 by the Advertiser and No. 23 by prepvolleyball.com, fell to 28-5-1 and 16-2. The Raiders will begin state tournament play in the first round Oct. 31.
Kanani Herring led Kamehameha with 15 kills, including match point.