Kawaihau 1, Nationals 0
Rashaan “Turtle” Kuhaulua struck out 16 batters in Kawaihau Community Little League Major All Stars’ 1-0 win over the Kane‘ohe Nationals yesterday in the State Little League Majors Championship tournament at the Keolu Park on O‘ahu.
Kuhaulua gave up only one hit in the game.
Edsel Lactaotao, who courtesy ran for Justyn Nagahisa after he was walked, scored off Ryan Koerte’s hit with two outs left.
Daniel Reis finished with two hits. Thomas Stern and Koerte each had one.
Kawaihau advances to play Kailua’s all star team at 1 p.m. today at the Keolu Park.
The winner of this tournament moves on to regionals.