HHASA baseball: Waiakea captures Division I crown

  • Maui News photo Waiakea players celebrate Saturday’s championship win at Maehara Stadium in Wailuku.

  • MATTHEW THAYER/Maui News Waiakea's Mason Hirata leaps for joy after Saturday's 3-2 win against Baldwin in the HHSAA Division I baseball championship game,

  • MATTHEW THAYER/Maui News Waiakea assistant coach Lenny Paik congratulates junior Devin Garza after Saturday's 3-2 win against Baldwin in the HHSAA Division I baseball championship game.

  • MATTHEW THAYER/Maui News Waiakea's Justice Dorser came out of the bullpen and earned the win for the second consecutive game Saturday and was selected the HHSAA Division I baseball tournament’s Most Outstanding Player.

Waiakea was playing in enemy territory against the top seed. Didn’t matter.