2013-14 Pearl City High School Athletic Awards Recipients

Jun 7, 2014 | PC Sports

 

Pearl City High School announced the 2013-2014 Varsity and Junior Varsity Athletic awards in May with top

honors going to senior standouts Blake Cooper and Ariela Bali who earned the distinction of being named

Male and Female Athletes of the Year. Bali, who also excelled in the classroom, won the Female Scholar

Athlete of Year Award. Kristian Vaana-Kikuyama was named the Male Scholar Athlete of the Year.

It was another exciting and successful year for the Pearl City Chargers Athletics Program with five teams

and seven individuals winning HHSAA State Championships.

 

The Pearl City Boys Bowling team captured their fourth HHSAA state bowling championship in a row while

the Girls team won their third straight  HHSAA state championship.

 

The Girls Judo team won their fifth OIA Championship in a row and their third straight HHSAA Judo Championship.

In Air Riflery, the Lady Chargers brought home their first HHSAA State Air Riflery Championship.

 

2013-14 PCHS VARSITY ATHLETIC AWARD RECIPIENTS

   
MO:  MOST OUTSTANDING MVP:  MOST VALUABLE PLAYER
IM: MOST IMPROVED DPOY: DEFENSIVE PLAYER OF THE YEAR
IN:  MOST INSPIRATIONAL OPOY: OFFENSIVE PLAYER OF THE YEAR
   
FALL SPORTS
 
AIR RIFLERY BOYS Zane Grzeszczak – MO
  Travis Ibera – IN
AIR RIFLERY GIRLS Ashley Somera – MO
  Kristi Takaki – IN
BOWLING BOYS Nicholas Azumi – MVP
  Ken Hayase-Fong – MVP
BOWLING GIRLS Chelsi Morishige – MO
  Sasha Nomura-Calistro – MVP
CHEERLEADING Taylor Toribio – IN
  Elissa Ben – IM
CROSS COUNTRY BOYS Danson Honda – MO
  Paul Enriquez – MVP
CROSS COUNTRY GIRLS Maile Shigemasa – MO
  Ariela Bali – MVP
FOOTBALL Kristian Vaana-Kikuyama – DPOY
  Timothy Riviera – OPOY
  Jordan Fuamatu – IM
  Donnel Lefotu – IN
  Blake Cooper – MVP
SOFT TENNIS BOYS Andrew Obatake – MVP
SOFT TENNIS GIRLS Elyssa Shirai – MVP
VOLLEYBALL GIRLS Kara Aiwohi – MVP
  Whitney Carter – IN
VOLLEYBALL GIRLS (BLUE) Kasey Schlitzkus – MVP
  Mariah Yocum – IN
   
WINTER SPORTS
 
BASKETBALL BOYS Eric Dela Pena – MO
   
BASKETBALL GIRLS Kayelah Arakaki – MVP
  Brandi Huihui – IM
PADDLING GIRLS Kekuinialohaonalani See – IM
  Tasha Keaunui – IN
PADDLING BOYS Alapati Scanlan – IM
  Petro Mataia – IN
SOCCER BOYS Paul Enriquez – MVP
  Andrew Tanaka – MVP
  Christian Nakabayashi – IN
SOCCER GIRLS Tasha Inong – MVP
  Nikki Suwa – DPOY
  Jordan Gomes – IN
SWIMMING BOYS Kyle Luster – MO
SWIMMING GIRLS Kylie Hong – MO
  Shayna Ascuncion – MO
  Taylor Ganeko – IN
WRESTLING BOYS Timothy Riviera – IM
  Maui Lee – IN
WRESTLING BOYS Jordan Fuamatu – MVP
  Blake Cooper – MVP
  Alex Ursua – MVP
WRESTLING GIRLS Joen Tominaga – MVP
  Breanne Takaesu – MVP
  Alexis Ford – IM
  Netanya Kang – IN
  Asia Evans – IN
   
SPRING SPORTS
 
BASEBALL Tanner Tokunaga – MVP
  Jason Komoda – MVP
GOLF BOYS Marcus Yamamoto – IN
  Christopher Asis – IM
GOLF GIRLS Kacy Muranaka – IM
  Carly Shimizu – IN
JUDO BOYS Paul Joe – MVP
  Jake Bactista – IM
JUDO GIRLS Trudi Eltagonde – MVP
  Megan Ramos – MVP
  Breanne Takaesu – IM
SOFTBALL Robi Kami – OPOY
  Ariela Bali – DPOY
TENNIS BOYS Andrew Obatake – MO
  Timothy Takahashi – IM
TENNIS GIRLS Leilani Yamanouchi – MO
  Leina Mizusawa – IN
TRACK BOYS Cody Crail – IN
  Jacy Crail – IN
TRACK GIRLS Diamond Briscoe – MO
  Maile Shigemasa – MO
VOLLEYBALL BOYS Tylor Canon – MVP
WATERPOLO Taylor Ganeko – MO
  Kylie Hong – MO
  Karlee (Vehi) Kawasaki – IM
   
OC-16 SCHOLARSHIP RECIPIENTS
MALE ATHLETE OF THE YEAR: Blake Cooper
FEMALE ATHLETE OF THE YEAR: Ariela Bali
   
MALE SCHOLAR ATHLETE OF THE YEAR: Kristian Va'ana-Kikuyama
FEMALE SCHOLAR ATHLETE OF THE YEAR: Ariel Bali
   
HHSAA TEAM AND INDIVIDUAL CHAMPIONS
HHSAA TEAM CHAMPIONS: Girls' Air Riflery, Boys' Bowling, Girls' Bowling, Boys' Wrestling and Girls' Judo
   
HHSAA INDIVIDUAL CHAMPIONS:  
  Chelsi Morishige (Girls' Bowling), Nicholas Azumi (Boys' Bowling), Chastyne Dolor (Girls' Judo), Paul Joe (Boys' Judo), Blake Cooper (3x Boys' Wrestling), Alex Ursua (2x Boys' Wrestling), Jordan Fuamatu (Boys' Wrestling)
   

MALE ATHLETE OF THE YEAR

BLAKE COOPER

 

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3X HHSAA STATE WRESTLING CHAMPION

 

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2014 HHSAA State Varsity Boys Wrestling Championship Team

 

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OIA All-Star Selection, Charger Football MVP

 

 

FEMALE ATHLETE OF THE YEAR

ARIELA BALI

 

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MVP – Lady Chargers Cross Country

 

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Goalie, Lady Chargers 2014 OIA Soccer Championship Team

 

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Lady Chargers 2014 OIA Red Division Varsity Soccer Championship Team

 

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MVP, Lady Chargers Softball

 

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Ariela was also honored with the Mufi Hannemann Female Scholar Athletic Award of

the Year presented by former Honolulu Mayor Mufi Hannemann during the Pearl City

Chargers Ohana Night on May, 9, 2014 at the Pearl City High Cultural Center Auditorium.

 

MALE SCHOLAR ATHLETE OF THE YEAR

KRISTIAN VA'ANA-KIKUYAMA

 

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Defensive Player of the Year – Chargers Varsity Football

 

 

 

Pearl City Chargers Boys & Girls

2013 HHSAA State Bowling Champions

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Pearl City Lady Chargers

2013 HHSAA State Air Riflery Champions

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2013-14 PCHS JV ATHLETIC AWARD RECIPIENTS

   
MO:  MOST OUTSTANDING MVP:  MOST VALUABLE PLAYER
IM: MOST IMPROVED DPOY: DEFENSIVE PLAYER OF THE YEAR
IN:  MOST INSPIRATIONAL OPOY: OFFENSIVE PLAYER OF THE YEAR
   

FALL SPORTS

 
CHEERLEADING Shyla Ikari – IN
  Alyssa Woo – IM
CROSS COUNTRY BOYS Brent Watanabe – MO
  Logan Martin – IM
CROSS COUNTRY GIRLS Karissa Oda – IM
FOOTBALL Chyson Gaspar – OPOY
  Andre Chatman – DPOY
  Jayden Ganado – IM
  Joseph Maneafaiga – IN
  Robert Yamasaki – MVP
SOFTBALL Netanya Kang – IN
  Haley Honda – IM
VOLLEYBALL GIRLS Tiare Keaunui – MVP
   

WINTER SPORTS

 
BASEBALL Trestan Nakamura – MVP
  Kaleb Nishijo – MVP
BASKETBALL BOYS Gilbert Tapat – MO
  Garren Spillner – IM
BASKETBALL GIRLS Karlee Kawasaki – MVP
  Maya Mendez – IM
PADDLING GIRLS Jacqueline Fernandez – IM
  Keana Mactagone – IN
PADDLING BOYS Cayman Amorin – IM
  Kendrick Chang – IN
SOCCER GIRLS Gianni Meyers – OMVP
  Bethany Okuna – DMVP
SWIMMING BOYS  
SWIMMING GIRLS Jady Ojiri – MO
  Michelle Fujita – IM
  Kyra Ikeda – IN
TENNIS GIRLS Alyssa Pascual – IN
   

SPRING SPORTS

 
TRACK BOYS Jordon Santos – MO
TRACK GIRLS Kassie Odo – MO
   

 

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#55 Robert Yamasaki – MVP, Chargers Junior Varsity Football

 

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Karlee Kawasaki – MVP, Lady Chargers Junior Varsity Basketball