VIDEO: Coach and player interviews from the OIA volleyball semifinals

Mililani's Falanika Danielson (10) slammed down a point past Kahuku’s Emmalei Mapu (26) and Tylor Iosua (8) during the OIA semifinals. Photo by Andrew Lee/Special to the Star-Advertiser.

With No. 6 Kahuku ahead 20-14 in the fourth set, Falanika Danielson helped No. 4 Mililani rally, scoring her team’s last five points in a four-set victory in the OIA Division I semifinals at Moanalua gym.

The fourth-ranked Mililani Trojans were on the ropes, but rallied in the fourth set to oust No. 6 Kahuku in the semifinal round of the OIA girls volleyball playoffs. Coach Val Crabbe chatted after the match at Moanalua gym.

No. 6 Kahuku was on the brink of forcing a fifth set against No. 4 Mililani, but fell 25-22, 25-17, 16-25, 25-23 in the Oahu Interscholastic Association semifinal round at Moanalua gym. Coach Tuli Tevaga chatted after the match.

No. 5-ranked Moanalua is in the final of the Oahu Interscholastic Association Division I girls volleyball playoffs. Na Menehune swept No. 9 Kapolei 25-18, 25-22, 25-19 behind 16 kills by Tradie DeBina-Bautista and 13 kills by Tayli Ikenaga.

Division I

Match #DateMatchupTime/ScoresSite
1Oct. 9Kalaheo (E5) vs. Nanakuli (W4)Nan 25-18, 25-18, 25-18Farrington
2Oct. 9Leilehua (W6) vs. Farrington (E3)Far 25-13, 26-24, 25-13Farrington
3Oct. 9Kaiser (E4) vs. Aiea (W5)Kais 25-23, 25-22, 25-22Waianae
4Oct. 9Waianae (W3) vs. Roosevelt (E6)Wain 25-15, 25-18, 25-23Waianae
5Oct. 10Kapolei (W2) vs. FarringtonKapo 25-13, 22-25, 27-25, 25-11Moanalua
6Oct. 10Moanalua (E1) vs. NanakuliMoan 25-15, 25-16, 25-12Moanalua
7Oct. 10Kahuku (E2) vs. WaianaeKah 25-18, 25-15, 25-14Mililani
8Oct. 10Mililani (W1) vs. KaiserMil 25-9, 25-17, 25-14Mililani
9*Oct. 14Farrington vs. NanakuliFar 26-28, 18-25, 25-12, 25-21, 18-16Kalani
10*Oct. 14Waianae vs. KaiserWain 3-0Kalani
11Oct. 14Kapolei vs. MoanaluaMoan 25-18, 25-22, 25-19Moanalua
12Oct. 14Kahuku vs. MililaniMil 25-22, 25-17, 16-25, 25-23Moanalua
13*Oct. 15Farrington vs. WaianaeWain 25-18, 25-13, 15-24, 20-25, 15-12Farrington
14*Oct. 15Kapolei vs. KahukuKapo, 3-2Farrington
15Oct. 16Moanalua vs. MililaniMil 15-25, 28-26, 25-14, 21-25, 15-10Moanalua
* — consolation

Division II

Match #DateMatchupTime/ScoresSite
1Oct. 9Kalani (E2) vs. Waialua (W3)Kaln 25-23, 25-12, 25-14Pearl City
2Oct. 9Pearl City (W2) vs. Kailua (E3)PC 27-25, 25-7, 25-13Pearl City
3Oct. 10Campbell (W1) vs. KalaniKaln 23-25, 25-23, 25-22, 25-22McKinley
4Oct. 10McKinley (E1) vs. Pearl CityPC 25-18, 25-21, 14-25, 25-19McKinley
5Oct. 16Kalani vs. Pearl CityPC 25-17, 25-21, 25-21Moanalua


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