Pearl City Little League Juniors Remain Unbeaten @ Western Regional Tourney

Aug 7, 2015 | PC Sports

Reported by Andrew Iwane:

August 7, 2015, Vancouver Washington

Pearl City Little League’s Junior Division improved its record to 3-0 in Pool 2 play at the Little League Western Regionals in Vancouver, Washington today, Friday August 7.  Pearl City beat a tough Gilroy, Northern California team 6-1 in 7 innings.

Pearl City’s starting pitcher Cade Halemanu brought the heat on the mound allowing just 1 run after 5-2/3 innings of play.   Chaesten Chon came in as relief pitcher once Halemanu hit his maximum pitch count limit of 95 and closed the game for Pearl City with a 6-1 victory.  

It was a team effort by Pearl City that kept Northern California off-balance with incredible pitching, timely hits, and a solid defense. 

Pearl City (3-0) will complete its pool play tomorrow, Saturday, August 8 @ 12noon Hawaii time versus Sparks Nevada.   Top 2 teams from each pool advance to Tuesday’s, August 11th semi-final game, with the Western Regional Championship game on Wednesday, August 12th.

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Pearl City’s Cade Halemanu earned the win allowing 1 run in 5-2/3 innings.

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Cade pictured at the plate for Pearl City.

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