The HBA girls intermediate black and junior varsity basketball teams each won their respective ILH championship during the recently completed winter sports season!
The intermediate team went 9-2 en route to their third consecutive ILH Division 2 title. They finished first in the regular season first round, lost in the second round tournament semi-finals, then defeated University 22-20 in a playoff for the championship.
Intermediate team members are eighth graders Tiffany Hamada, Raeanne Kimoto-Montgomery, Marisa Tonaki, and Jessica Yamamoto and seventh graders Zoe Lorica, Brianne Pascual, Hayley Taka, Grace Takushi, Emi Wada and Sarah Williams.
The team was coached by Wes Masuda, Darin Uetake and David Adachi.
The junior varsity team went 7-2 to claim their league title outright. They defeated St. Francis 36-30 in their season finale to finish one game ahead of Damien and two games ahead of the Saints.
Junior varsity team members are eleventh grader Jayla Ishikawa, tenth graders Alexis Nakabayashi, Jazerine Nakamura, Maya Nakasone, Brianna Nishimura, Alexia Sanchez and Kylee Sumida and ninth graders Courtney Arume, Julianne Lau, Ashley Oshiro, Marissa Uehara and Cydni Yoshida.
The team was coached by Dean Arakaki, Cy Phillip, Cailean Ching and Jackson Wang.
Congratulations to our Eagles!