Pearl City over Waipahu 8-3 in regular season finale

The Chargers (8-4) closed out their Oahu Interscholastic Association Western Division baseball regular season on Friday with a 8-3 win over the Waipahu Marauders (1-11) at Waipahu High School..

Kulia Neal got the start for the Chargers pitching 2.0 innings allowing no runs on no hits with no strikeouts and 2 walks

Caleb Young earned the win in relief, pitching 5.0 innings while allowing 3 runs on 4 hits with 3 strikeouts and four walks.

Makana Quia got the start for the Marauders pitching 1.0 innings while allowing 1 run on 1 hit with no strikeouts and 2 walks.

Seth Garcia took the loss in 6.0 innings of work for the Marauders. Garcia allowed 7 runs on 11 hits with 1 strikeout s and 4 walks.

The Chargers pounded out 12 hits in the ball game led by Caleb Young who had a great day at the plate  hitting 3-3 with a double and 4 RBI. Carter Hirano went 2-4 with a double, RBI, and run scored. Diilin Hasegawa 2-4.

The Chargers earned a bye in next week’s OIA Championship Tournament as the West #2 seed and will play the winner of next Wednesday’s first round match -up between East #3 seed Moanalua vs. West #6 seed Kapolei on Thursday, April 19 in the quarterfinals at Pearl City High School

@ Waipahu High School

                            1    2   3   4   5   6   7   R   H   E

Pearl City (8-4)      4   0   1   0   0   2   1   8   12  2

Waipahu (1-11)      1   0   0   1   1   0   0   3    4   0

Leading Hitters

Pearl City -  Matt Aribal  1-3, RBI, run; Cade Halemanu 1-2, RBI 2 runs; Carter Hirano 2-4, 2B, RBI, run; Shawn Iwane 1-3; Dillin Kaneshiro 2-4; Jensen Kaya 1-3, run; Kulia Neal 1-1; Caleb Young 3-3, 2B, 4 RBI

Waipahu – Joshua Lee 1-4, RBI; Cade Philips 1-2, run;  Gabriel Ballesteros 1-3; Seth Garcia 1-2