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Colletta makes splash at states

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KIHEI — Helena Colletta knew she had a chance to go fast in her 1,500-meter freestyle heat on the first day of the Hawaii State Age Group Long Course Championships at the Kihei Aquatic Center on Thursday. She did. Swimming the distance for just the second time ever, Colletta, a rising ...

Arreola earns record-setting win at JOAD Nationals

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The Maui News Maui’s Liko Arreola set two records on the way to winning a national title at the JOAD National Target Championships last week in Raleigh, N.C. The 11-year-old from Makawao won the compound female bowman division, dominating in both the qualification and elimination ...

Central East Maui teams win regional openers in blowouts

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The Central East Maui All-Stars won their opener at the Senior League (15-16) West Regional on Thursday in Sacramento, Calif., defeating Casper, Wyo., 14-0 in five innings. CEM scored six runs in the first inning, three in the second and five in the third. For Maui, Tiger Caulford was ...

From Maui to the Majors

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Statistics for 2001 Baldwin graduate Kurt Suzuki of the Washington Nationals: KURT SUZUKI THURSDAY: 0-3, BB, SF, run, RBI. Walked, scored in third inning; hit sacrifice fly to right in eighth. SEASON: 45-174 (.259), 11 HR, 22 runs, 39 RBIs.

UH-MC’s Maui Football Club taking shape

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WAILUKU — With an important meeting approaching in a week, the club football team for the University of Hawaii Maui College is coming into focus. Maui Football Club head coach Aylett Wallwork says there are currently 35 players ready to compete for the team in the inaugural season of the ...

Hirose leads USA Stars to victory in Canada

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Recent Maui High School graduate Mitchell Hirose (third from left) and his USA Stars teammates celebrate with their trophy after they won the U18 Can/Am championship at the Great North 7s tournament in Toronto last weekend. Hirose, who is headed to Central Washington University to play rubgy, ...

From Maui to the Majors

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Statistics for Baldwin graduate Kurt Suzuki of the Washington Nationals: WEDNESDAY: Did not play. SEASON: 45-171 (.263), 11 HR, 21 runs, 38 RBIs.

Travis started small, has grown into polo star

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Danielle Travis has made a name for herself in the world of equestrian polo. The 31-year-old from Wailea has traveled all around the country for competitions. Now Travis, who currently resides on Oahu, is focused on defending her title at the USPA Women’s Polo Tournament Wahine Challenge, ...

Grove comes full circle with WFC event on Maui

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WAILUKU — As Kendall Grove stood in the same gym he plans to fight in next month, he admitted Saturday that he can see the end of his stellar fighting career. Grove is the headliner on an Aug. 10 fight card set for War Memorial Gym for the World Fighting Championships 110 event that will ...

Mauians win national masters gold

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The Maui News Maui’s Cynthia Monteleone, Matt Holton and Mary Trotto competed at the USATF Masters Outdoor Championships last week, and each left Ames, Iowa, with gold — and more. Competing in the men’s 40-44 division, Holton won the 10,000 meters. The Maui High School graduate and ...

Valley Isle Scoreboard

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TENNIS WAILUKU SUMMER JR. OPEN Friday’s-Sunday’s Results At Wells Park and War Memorial tennis courts Boys Singles 16—Final: Dhilan Patel def. Matias Astrain 6-3, 3-0Ret (inj). Third-place game: (1) Gage Bailey def. (2) Brandon Yu 1-6, 6-4, 6-3. Semifinals: Matias Astrain def. ...

From Maui to the Majors

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Statistics for Baldwin graduate Kurt Suzuki of the Washington Nationals: TUESDAY: Did not play. SEASON: 45-171 (.263), 11 HR, 21 runs, 38 RBIs.

Summer League crowns first champion

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KIHEI — The championship match for the Maui Summer Water Polo League had just a one-goal margin with less than a quarter to play. Unbeaten Westside (8-0) went on to a 9-5 win over Upcountry in the end at Kihei Aquatic Center on Monday night, but this was much more than just a finish to the ...

Valley Isle Scoreboard

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SURFING HURLEY AT THE HARBOR Saturday’s and Sunday’s Results At Lahaina Harbor Boys U10—1. Bode Davis, 2. Mylo Mckinney, 3. Seth Jucker, 4. Kassius Wallace, 5. Ryder Prouty, 6. Tristan Richard Boys U12—1. Zolton Poulson, 2. Kaden Awad, 3. Connor Beaver, 4. Kahili ...

Runners hit the road in Iao Valley 10K and 5K

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First photo: Runners participate in the Iao Valley 10K and 5K presented by the Valley Isle Road Runners on Saturday. About 260 runners took part in the race. Second photo: Lindsey Wilbur of Kihei heads to a win in the women’s 10K division. Third photo: Kenan Pala, 15, of San Diego, nears the ...

‘Pink hats’ paddle to victory at Moki Kalanikau Regatta

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KAHULUI — After competing at the 2017 HCRA State Championship Regatta, a group of women from the Kihei Canoe Club received pink hats. They have worn their signature color ever since. Through the gusty Saturday afternoon winds at Kahului Harbor, the ‘pink hats’ paddled to first in ...

Valley Isle Scoreboard

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Running Iao Valley 10K/5K Saturday’s Results Start and finish at Wailuku Municipal parking lot 10K 1. Kenan Pala 37:27, 2. Alex Gorney 38:43, 3. Dana Sutherland 40:26, 4. Rossano Gramajo 41:43, 5. Marcus Kamakaiwi 42:06, 6. Allister Knox 42:32, 7. Keith Fowler 42:46, 8. Brad Kukral ...

From Maui to the Majors

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Statistics for Baldwin graduate Kurt Suzuki of the Washington Nationals: SATURDAY: 0-1. Pinch hit in eighth inning. SUNDAY: 0-3, BB, run. Walked, scored in seventh inning. SEASON: 45-171 (.263), 11 HR, 21 runs, 38 RBIs.

MCHCA Moki Kalanikau Regatta results

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The Maui News KAHULUI — Host Kihei Canoe Club won 10 events en route to taking second place at Saturday's Moki Kalanikau Regatta at Kahului Harbor. Led by the "pink hats" junior women's crew, Kihei piled up 107 points. Hawaiian took first in the penultimate event of the Maui County ...