PHOTOS: HHSAA DI GIRLS BASKETBALL STATE CHAMPIONSHIP – ʻIOLANI 28, KONAWAENA 17

PHOTOS: HHSAA DI GIRLS BASKETBALL STATE CHAMPIONSHIP – ʻIOLANI 28, KONAWAENA 17

February 19, 2022 // By: Jarin Kobashigawa

The ʻIolani Raiders win their third straight DI State Championship, and 7th title overall, by defeating the Konawaena Wildcats, 28-17. The Raiders scored just 7 points in each quarter but limited the Wildcat with stout defense.

The Wildcats were 0-for-11 from the third point line. ʻIolani’s Jovi Wahinekapu Lefotu, who was named the tournament’s most outstanding player, scored 14 points including 8 points from the free-throw line.

The Wildcat’s Braelyn Kauhi and Juliana Losalio-Watson both scored 6 points on the night.

Congratulations to both teams on an outstanding season!

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