KAHULUI - Seabury Hall won two of three varsity races at the first Maui Interscholastic League canoe paddling regatta of the season on Saturday at Kahului Harbor.
The Spartans won the half-mile girls race in 5 minutes, 9.13 seconds, 13 1/2 seconds in front of Kamehameha Maui. The Seabury crew members were Bela Hamilton, Alexis Smith, Kamaile Lee, Mikaela McDaniel, Kaulu Luuwai and Kaile Aina Sutherland.
Lee, McDaniel and Luuwai teamed with Alden Simmer, Brenden Heitzman and Doug Martin to win the mixed race in 4:11.59, more than seven seconds in front of Kamehameha.
Kamehameha Schools Maui (center) leads through the turn en route to winning the boys varsity final in Saturday’s season-opening Maui Interscholastic League regatta at Kahului Harbor.
The Maui News / MATTHEW THAYER photo
Kamehameha Maui won the boys race in 4:19.29 with a crew of Bryce Takabayashi, Maleko Lorenzo, Kupaa Luat-Hueu, Dustin Tacdol, Kauanoe Vanderpoel and Elijah Won. Seabury Hall was the runner-up in 4:24.77.
MIL REGATTA NO. 1
At Kahului Harbor
Girls-1. Seabury Hall (Kamaile Lee, Bela Hamilton, Alexis Smith, Mikaela McDaniel, Kaile Aina Sutherland, Kaulu Luuwai) 5:09.13, 2. Kamehameha Maui 5:22.70, 3. Molokai High 5:25.38, 4. Maui High 5:58.81, 5. King Kekaulike 6:15.16, 6. Lanai High 6:16.41.
Boys-1. Kamehameha Maui (Bryce Takabayashi, Maleko Lorenzo, Kauanoe Vanderpoel, Elijah Won, Dustin Tacdol, Kupaa Luat-Hueu) 4:19.29, 2. Seabury Hall 4:24.77, 3. Baldwin 4:39.58, 4. Maui High 4:40.18, 5. Maui Prep Academy 4:54.08, 6. Lanai High 5:29.23.
Mixed-1. Seabury Hall (Brenden Heitzman, Doug Martin, Mikaela McDaniel, Alden Simmer, Kamaile Lee, Kaulu Luuwai) 4:11.59, 2. Kamehameha Maui 4:19.25, 3. Baldwin 4:39.22, 4. King Kekaulike 4:53.75, 5. Lahainaluna 4:54.61, 6. Lanai High 5:12.67.
Junior varsity winners
Girls-1. Baldwin (Jesmik Delima, Brooklyn Borges, Teata Gutierrez, Shoshana Elftman-Hanson, Jenna Mattos, Kendra Bean) 2:52.21. Boys-1. Baldwin (Bailey Kaopuiki, Travis Baptiste, Anthony Aki-Juario, Dennis Kaili, Keola Talaroc, Chase Feldt-Antonios) 2:12.81. Mixed-1. Maui High (Brett Delapina, Aaron Ehlis, Gab by Gallo, Keana Ball, Grayson Biga, Kyrie Ann Kupaho) 2:44.13.