Hawaii Beat: Kim Schmelz powers Hawaii Hilo to win in PacWest women's basketball game

The Honolulu Star-Advertiser
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Feb. 22—Hawaii Hilo's Kim Schmelz moved into second place on the all-time Vulcans scoring list with her team-high 14 points as the Vulcans defeated Chaminade 53-46 in a PacWest women's basketball game Sunday in Hilo.

Schmelz now stands at 988 career points, scoring eight of her 14 in the second half to lead the Vulcans (4-4 ) to a weekend sweep of the visiting Silverswords (0-8 ).

Arianna Blowe had a career-high 16 points in the loss.

Tait-Jones leads Hilo to sweep Aniwaniwa Tait-Jones pulled down a career-high 18 rebounds and added 17 points as Hawaii Hilo edged Chaminade 71-67 on Sunday in Hilo.

Sasa Vuksanovic added 18 points and seven rebounds for the Vulcans (7-1 ), who have now won five in a row.

Kevin Kremer paced Chaminade (3-5 ) with 15 points and 15 rebounds.