Wailua, Kaulupono open with wins

KALAHEO – Kira Nakamura notched a game-high 14 points to lead Wailua to a 38-19 victory for Gee’s Angels, Monday .

Jodi Das added eight points in the Wailua victory that marked the start of the county’s Girls 14 Under basketball league at the Kalaheo Neighborhood Center .

Justine Holt led the Angels with six points followed by Sarah Manuel and Maile Dreier each finishing with four points in the effort .

Lorrine Lagoc-Agrade ended with a game-high eight points to lead Kaulupono Girls to a 32-4 showing over Team Swish in the second game of the league’s inaugural night .

Natalie Mata and Erin Connelly each added six points in the win .

Janessa Grady headed the Team Swish effort with a pair with Kira Taylan and Jaimee Mariano each contributing a digit .

Clyde Vito of the County’s Recreation Agency said that five teams make up the county’s 2005 Winter Basketball League .

With games played on Monday, Wednesday, and Saturdays, one team will have a bye on each game day, he noted .

Games during the weekdays start at 6 p.m. at the Kalaheo Neighborhood Center with the Saturday games played at the Kaua‘i High School gym starting at 9 a.m .

On Wednesday evening, Gee’s Angels will take on Team Swish in the opener followed by Kaulupono Girls tangling with Island School in the Navigators’ opening game .

Saturday’s games will feature Island School going up against Team Swish in the opener followed by Kaulupono Girls tangling with Wailua in the finale .

Round one ends on Monday, Nov. 28, and the girls’ season will end on Wed., Dec. 21 after three rounds of play .


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