Lucky 7’s: Leilehua, ‘Iolani racking up wins at Alegre Invitational

Ten teams are in the field at the James Alegre Invitational boys basketball tournament. Paul Honda/Star-Advertiser

Leilehua outlastd Moanalua, 61-50, and ‘Iolani stifled Roosevelt, 43-29, to remain unbeaten at the James Alegre Invitational boys basketball tournament on Thursday.

The two teams are tied in the Star-Advertiser Top 10 at No. 7. However, they are not scheduled to meet in the annual event. ‘Iolani plays Western Christian (Ore.) on Friday, then upstart Lahainaluna on Saturday. Leilehua does not play on Friday. The Mules will play Western Christian on Saturday.

They aren’t the only teams with unbeaten records in the tournament. No. 3 Mililani has beaten Lahainaluna, and will play Moanalua on Thursday night.

Wednesday’s scores
Mid-Pacific 57, Roosevelt 38

>> MPI: Logan Mason 18, Riley Miura 17 (4 treys). Roos: Blaise Brumaghim 10.
No. 7 Leilehua 61, No. 4 Punahou 59
>> Lei: Twain Wilson 14, Ui Muti 13, Trystin Stevens 12 (4 treys). Pun: Andra Uperesa-Thomas 13 (3 treys), James Taras 12, Jon Yoshimoto 10.
No. 7 ‘Iolani 54, Radford 28
>> Iol: Aidan Wong 14 (3 treys), Mana Lau Kong 12. Rad: Dawson Calhoun 10.

Thursday’s scores
No. 3 Mililani 67, Lahainaluna 63

>> Lauvai Pine 20, LeCedric Brown 15, Tim Dorn 15. Lah: Teraimui Loft 20 (3 treys), Jaques Jurberg 15, Jayah Boyl 11.
Radford 67, Honokaa 46
>> Rad: Caden Williams 19, Dawson Calhoun 15. Hon: David Aima 18.
No. 7 ‘Iolani 43, Roosevelt 29
>> Iol: Mana Lau Kong 21, Aiden Wong 11. Roos: Mateo Browining 10.
No. 7 Leilehua 61, Moanalua 50
>> Lei: Matteus Ioane 16, Twain Wilson 12. Moa: Gavin Pommerenk 14.
No. 4 Punahou 78, Western Christian (Ore.) 43
>> Pun: Dillon Kellner 18 (4 treys), Ayndra Uperesa-Thomas 12, James Taras 11. WC: Dax Hanzlik 15

Friday’s games
Roosevelt vs. Honokaa, 1:30 p.m.
Mid-Pacific vs. Lahainaluna, 3:15 p.m.
‘Iolani vs. Western Christian (Ore.), 5 p.m.
Radford vs. Punahou, 6:45 p.m.
Mililani vs. Moanalua, 8:30 p.m.

Saturday’s games
Mid-Pacific vs. Honokaa, noon
‘Iolani vs. Lahainaluna, 1:45 p.m.
Leilehua vs. Western Christian (Ore.), 3:30 p.m.
Mililani vs. Punahou, 5:15 p.m.
Moanalua at Radford, 7 p.m.


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