Photos: Punahou wins Ann Kang Invitational

Punahou players celebrated their victory at the Ann Kang Invitational on Aug. 17, 2013. (Krystle Marcellus / Star-Advertiser)
Punahou players celebrated their victory at the Ann Kang Invitational on Aug. 17, 2013.
(Krystle Marcellus / Star-Advertiser)

Punahou won the 2013 Ann Kang Invitational at ‘Iolani, capping off its tournament run with a straight-sets victory over Huntington Beach (Calif.) on Saturday.

Here’s a rundown of the Buffanblu’s match-by-match results in the tournament, as well as a few more photos from their run to the title:

Day 1:

Pool play

  • Punahou def. Seabury Hall 25-11, 25-22
  • Punahou def. ‘Iolani-2, 25-13, 25-15
  • Punahou def. Mira Costa 25-20, 25-21

Day 2:

Pool play

  • Punahou def. Moanalua 25-12, 25-20
  • Punahou def. Mater Dei 25-15, 25-13
  • Punahou def. ‘Iolani-1 25-20, 25-16

Day 3:

Semifinals

  • Punahou def. Mater Dei (Calif.) 12-25, 25-23, 16-14

Championship

  • Punahou def. Huntington Beach (Calif.) 25-15, 25-19
Punahou's Remo Gaogao smacked a shot against Huntington Beach in the championship match.
Punahou’s Remo Gaogao smacked a shot against Huntington Beach in the championship match.
(Krystle Marcellus / Star-Advertiser)
Punahou's Marissa Behrens hit past Mira Costa's Katie Rethmeyer on Aug. 15. (Dennis Oda / Star-Advertiser)
Punahou’s Marissa Behrens hit past Mira Costa’s Katie Rethmeyer on Aug. 15. (Dennis Oda / Star-Advertiser)
Punahou's Mariah Rigg, left, and McKenna Granato went up for a block against Mira Costa. (Dennis Oda / Star-Advertiser)
Punahou’s Mariah Rigg, left, and McKenna Granato went up for a block against Mira Costa.
(Dennis Oda / Star-Advertiser)

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