Hernandez, Hashimoto homer in Pearl City’s 9-3 win over Waianae

The Pearl City Lady Chargers improved to 1-1 in OIA Western Division I Softball regular season standings after defeating the visiting Waianae Lady Seariders 9-3 yesterday afternoon at Pearl City High School.

Jo-Zayah Iriarte earned the win for the Lady Chargers pitching 4 1/3 innings while allowing no runs, 2 hits, with 1 walk and 2 strikeouts.

Alohilani Napalapalai took the loss for the Lady Seariders pitching 4 innings while allowing 8 runs on 8 hits with 6 walks and 3 strikeouts.

Tiari Hernandez and Drew Hashimoto both homered for the Lady Chargers.

Top Hitters:

Pearl City - Taryn Fujioka 2-4, 3B, 1 run, 2 RBI; Tiari Hernandez 1-4, HR, 1 run, 2 RBI; Taylor Au 2-3, RBI; Drew Hashimoto 2-2, HR, 2 RBI

Waianae - Shaylin Lopes 1-3; Kawena Hussey 1-3, run; Alohilani Napalapalai 1-4, RBI; Cherish Hose 1-3, run

The Lady Chargers will next take on Kapolei in league play on the road at Kapolei High School on Friday, March 13 with first pitch set for 3:00pm.

GO LADY CHARGERS!