The Molokai High School baseball team suffered its first loss of the season on Friday, falling 6-1 to Maryknoll in a Wally Yonamine Division II State Championship semifinal Friday at Hans L'Orange Field.
Matt Yap drove in three runs and Josh Muneno pitched a six-hitter and went 2-for-2 with two RBIs for the second-seeded Spartans (10-3-1).
Maryknoll, the No. 2 seed, scored four runs in the first inning, and overcame four errors.
David Rapanot had a double for the third-seeded Farmers (9-1), who will play Waianae in the third-place game today.
Molokai ........ 000 ..... 000 ..... 1-1 ..... 6 ..... 1
Maryknoll ..... 400 ..... 020 ..... x-6 ..... 8 ..... 4
WALLY YONAMINE FOUNDATION STATE BASEBALL CHAMPIONSHIPS
At Maehara Stadium
Pearl City 2, Leilehua 2, Pearl City wins coin flip
Baldwin 7, Kailua 5, 6 innings
Maui High 3, Waiakea 1
Mid-Pacific 2, Campbell 1
Mililani 8, Hilo 6
Iolani vs. Pearl City, 9 a.m.
Baldwin vs. Maui High, noon
Hilo vs. Campbell, 3 p.m.
Mililani vs. Mid-Pacific, 6 p.m.
At Hans L'Orange Field
Kapaa 8, Kaimuki 0, 5 innings
Konawaena 10, Radford 2, 5 innings
Maryknoll 6, Molokai 1
Kamehameha Hawaii 7, Waianae 5
Kapaa vs. Konawaena, noon
Waianae vs. Molokai, 3 p.m.
Kamehameha Hawaii vs. Maryknoll, 6 p.m.
David Rapanot, Sonny Balbas (2) and Trevor Takata. Josh Muneno and Matt Yap. W-Muneno. L-Rapanot.