The Lady Sea Warriors dominated the court against the Seasiders
of Brigham Young University-Hawai‘i on Feb. 9, winning
their game 81-67 as the men dropped theirs 62-101 at the
Neal Blasidell Arena.
The Lady Sea Warriors took the lead early, while it seesawed
back and forth, settling 35-30 HPU at the end of the first half,
the Lady Sea Warriors dominated the second half winning the game
by 16 points.
Ashley Jenkins led HPU with 21 points, four rebounds and one
assist, followed by Angela Spence with 17 points, four rebounds
and one assist. Madison Kite led BYU-Hawai‘i with 15 points,
six rebounds and one assist, followed by Agnes Tuilevuka 13 points,
seven rebounds, and two assists.
The Lady Sea Warriors are now 6-15 in the season and 6-6 in the
PacWest. The Lady Seasiders fall to 4-16 in the season and 4-7
in the PacWest.
The men’s game was controlled by BYU-H, which dominated
the court, shooting 63 percent overall versus HPU’s 40
Logan Wolf led HPU with 13 points and five rebounds, followed
by Justonn Smith with 11 points, five rebounds, and one assist.
Trenson Akana led BYU-Hawai‘i with 25 points, three rebounds,
and one assist, followed by Paul Peterson and Nathan Sims each
scoring 18 points .
The Sea Warriors fell to 5-16 overall and 2-10 in the PacWest,
as the Seasiders improved to 12-6 overall and 7-4 in the PacWest.
Students, faculty, and staff will be able to give their teams
another chance Feb. 22 with a doubleheader at Kaiser High School
against the Rebel’s of Dixie State College. Women’s
tip off is at 5:30 p.m. and men’s at 7:30 p.m.