Online Extra: Hawaii Prep edges Kealakehe in 2OT
Senior guard Jovan Crnic scored a game-high 28 points as Hawaii Prep outlasted Kealakehe 55-54 in double overtime on the road Wednesday in a Big Island Interscholastic Federation boys basketball game.
With its victory, HPA (6-3) moved into a first-place tie with Kohala atop the BIIF Division II standings.
Senior guard Deion Utrera scored 26 points for Division I Kealakehe (3-7).
Hawaii Prep 11 6 13 12 6 7 — 55
Kealakehe 6 5 15 16 6 6 — 54
• Kamehameha 68, Ka‘u 53: Shaun Kagawa scored 20 points, Ilikai Calip 13, Laa Manlinguis 11 and Rylan Kiko 10 for the Warriors (8-3).
Royden Esperon scored 15 points and Alexis Alejo and Donald Garo Jr. had 10 each for the Trojans (2-10).
Kamehameha 17 14 22 15 — 68
Ka‘u 15 11 13 14 — 53
Konawaena 86, Laupahoehoe 20: Brenton Shropshire scored 12 points and Brandon Awa and Chase Takaki each added 10 as the Wildcats (9-0) won on the road.
Kysen Datuin led the Seasiders (0-10) with 10 points.
Konawaena 29 23 17 17— 86
Laupahoehoe 1 8 10 1 — 20
Keaau at Hilo: A score was not reported by the host Vikings.
Waiakea 53, St. Joseph 19: Junior Maikai Gahan scored eight points and senior Michael Morikawa added seven Tuesday night at Afook-Chinen Civic Auditorium as the Warriors improved to 8-3.
Junior Ben Uhlmann scored eight points for the Cardinals (0-11) and freshman Kaena Nahoopi’i added seven.
Waiakea 8 15 13 17 —53
St. Joseph 6 4 2 7 —19
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