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    Kapa‘a High’s Noa Cardinez slides home under the tag of Waimea catcher Kanaan Ephan in the first inning of a Kaua‘i Interscholastic Federation baseball game in Hanapepe Stadium.

KAPA‘A — Former Kapa‘a High School baseball standout Noa Cardinez said he wasn’t deterred when Major League Baseball announced it plans to reduce their rounds from 40 to five in the upcoming amatuer draft.