The Menehune girls were red hot yesterday, with a convincing 4-0 win over Island School at the Hanapepe Tennis Courts.
In first singles, Kelsi Naumu defeated Taylor Dabin, 6-3, 6-2. In second singles, Sharla Shimono ousted Leena McRoberts, 6-1, 6-3.
In doubles action, Tiffany Lum and Jenny Rumbaoa beat Paige Blagg and Sky Smith, 6-0, 6-1.
Sheila Ramos and Lovely Abalos took down Juli Blachowiak and Jessica Duarte, 6-3, 6-3 in second doubles.
In the last doubles match, Erna Agmata and Beverly Grande ousted Hoku Koerte and Natasha Arruda, 6-3, 6-1.
Waimea’s Ceci Sun and Lee-ann Sagucio took a consolation match, 8-4 over Jessica Duarte and her partner.
Island School won the last consolation match, 8-1, with Blachowiak and Isabel Worley beating out Leslie Gudoy and May Badua.
Results of the boys matches weren’t available until after press time.
Meanwhile, Kula forfeited both boys and girls contests against Kaua’i.
KIF tennis continues on Saturday, with Island battling Kula at Kiahuna and Kapa’a facing off against Waimea at Hanapepe. Both matches begin at 12 noon.
- Duane Shimogawa Jr., sports editor, may be reached at 245-3681 (ext. 257) or firstname.lastname@example.org.