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Maui High School’s Nawai Kaupe is congratulated by teammates after receiving her MIL runner-up medal Tuesday night at Patsy Mink Field after the Sabers defeated Baldwin 6-4 in nine innings to win the MIL Division I second-place playoff game. The Maui News / MATTHEW THAYER photo

Sabers snag state spot

KAHULUI — Nawai Kaupe saved her best for last. In her final at-bat on the Valley Isle, she smacked a towering two-run homer into the night, giving her Maui High School softball team a 6-4, nine-inning win over Baldwin on Tuesday at Patsy Mink Field. It wasn’t until the ball hit high off ...

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From Maui to the Majors

Statistics for Baldwin graduate Kurt Suzuki of the Atlanta Braves: TUESDAY: Braves idle (rainout) SEASON: .160 batting avg. (4-25), 4 RBIs, 2-4 on SB attempts against.

Baldwin to bid for repeat title as No. 3 seed

The Maui News Defending champion Baldwin High School received the No. 3 seed in the Wally Yonamine Foundation Division I State Baseball Championship bracket announced Monday. Baldwin, which won its eighth consecutive Maui Interscholastic League title this year, will play in the ...

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Polo teams compete at Manduke Baldwin Arena

Jane Mori of Maui Polo Club White sends the ball down the field as Bob Nooney of Rising Sun Solar trails the play during a 5-5 tie in a Maui Polo Club match Sunday at Manduke Baldwin Polo Arena in Makawao. Rising Sun won its other match, defeating Maui Polo Club Black 4-1, and took the ...

Valley Isle Sports / In Brief

Ragasa honored by MLB Players Trust St. Anthony High School senior Soraya Ragasa was named an “Action Team Captain” by the Major League Baseball Players Trust on Monday, and received a $2,000 college scholarship. According to the MLB Players Association, the 20 scholarships are issued ...

Valley Isle Scoreboard

Tennis Royal Lahaina Spring Doubles Championships Friday’s to Sunday’s Results At Royal Lahaina Tennis Ranch and Sheraton Maui Resort & Spa Men Open Final—Cason M. Mays and Mark Reedy (1) def. Brayden J. Corniel and Hiep Truong 6-1, 6-3. 4.5 Final—Harold Fernandez and Elmer ...

Kurt Suzuki

From Maui to the Majors

Statistics for Baldwin graduate Kurt Suzuki of the Atlanta Braves: MONDAY: Braves idle. SEASON: .160 batting avg. (4-25), 4 RBI, 2-4 on SB attempts against.

Corrections

• MIL judo: Matthew Kauhola of Baldwin High School finished second in the boys 145-pound division in Saturday’s Maui Interscholastic League judo tournament, and Traesyn Shimada of King Kekaulike was third. Due to incorrect information given to The Maui News, a different order of finish ...

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Kamehameha Maui duo wins beach volleyball tournament

Kala‘i Anderson sends a shot past Kai Frasier during an Aloha Volleyball Middle School Scholastic Tournament match Sunday in Kula. Anderson and Kamehameha Schools Maui teammate Kai‘ea Kalahiki won the event. SCOTTIE ZUCCO photo

Farmers given No. 4 seed in state baseball

The Maui News Molokai High School received the No. 4 seed in the Wally Yonamine Foundation Division II State Baseball Championship bracket announced Sunday. The Farmers, winners of the last five Maui Interscholastic League championships, will face Kauai on Thursday in the quarterfinal round ...

Hawaii receives at-large berth in NCAA tournament

The Maui News The University of Hawaii received an at-large berth in the NCAA men’s volleyball tournament bracket announced Sunday, and will play Penn State on May 2 in the opening round in Columbus, Ohio. The Rainbow Warriors (26-5) were seeded fourth. The Nittany Lions (21-10) are the ...

Thomas Russell sends a shot over the net as Tyler Russell looks on during an Aloha Volleyball Middle School Scholastic Tournament match Sunday in Kula. SCOTTIE ZUCCO photo

Valley Isle Scoreboard

Beach volleyball Aloha Volleyball Middle School Scholastic Tournament Sunday’s Results At Kula 1. Kai‘ea Kalahiki and Kala‘i Anderson, Kamehameha Maui; 2. Kai Frasier and Brahma Heitz, Haleakala Waldorf; 3. Mileina Sniffen and Kai Carbajal, Haleakala Waldorf; 4. Thomas Russell and ...

Kurt Suzuki

From Maui to the Majors

Statistics for Baldwin graduate Kurt Suzuki of the Atlanta Braves: SUNDAY: 0-2, HBP. Hit by pitch in fifth inning. SEASON: .160 batting avg. (4-25), 4 RBI, 3 HBP (t-4th in NL), 2-4 on SB attempts against.

Baldwin seeded third in D-I state baseball tournament

Defending champion Baldwin High School received the No. 3 seed in the Wally Yonamine Foundation Division I State Baseball Championship bracket announced Monday. Baldwin will play in the quarterfinals Thursday at Les Murakami Stadium on Oahu against the winner of Wednesday's game between ...

Kayla Takakura of Baldwin High School looks to pass during the fourth quarter of a 10-5 victory over Lahainaluna on Sat- urday in the Maui Interscholas- tic League tournament champion- ship match at Kihei Aquatic Center.  -- The Maui News / MATTHEW THAYER photo

Baldwin completes perfect MIL season

KIHEI — Shawn Donohue wasn’t worried. The Baldwin High School water polo coach had seen his team’s lead shrink to three goals entering the fourth quarter, but the Bears recovered to record a 10-5 victory over Lahainaluna at Kihei Aquatic Center on Saturday morning. The victory in the ...

Maui High School’s Reese Guzman putts on the Kapalua Bay Course’s 17th hole Saturday en route to winning a Maui Interscholastic League championship. -- The Maui News / CHRIS SUGIDONO photo

Guzman, Arcano win league titles

KAPALUA — Baldwin High School’s Justin Arcano had his doubts entering Saturday’s final round of the Maui Interscholastic League individual golf tournament at the Kapalua Bay Course. The two-time defending champion sat just three shots ahead of St. Anthony’s Chad Lee and was still ...

Mackenzie Wilson of Seabury Hall follows through on a return during the second set of his 6-4, 6-2 victory over Maui High’s Hobbes Wilstead in Saturday’s Maui Interscholastic League boys singles championship match at Wailea Tennis Club. -- The Maui News / MATTHEW THAYER photo

Wilson adds singles title to doubles championship

WAILEA — The girls finals in the Maui Interscholastic League individual tennis tournament produced a historic title for King Kekaulike High School and groundbreaking victory for a Maui High freshman. On the boys side, meanwhile, Seabury Hall could be found in a familiar spot — on ...

Molokai High School’s Brooke Keliihoomalu heads home after a throw gets by Lanai’s Gina Anton in the second inning of the Farmers’ 13-6 win over the Pine Lasses in Saturday’s Maui Interscholastic League Division II tournament final at Patsy Mink Field. -- The Maui News / CHRIS SUGIDONO photo

Farmers finish undefeated run to league championship

KAHULUI — Cahl Horner always gets to see a familiar face when she is pitching for the Molokai High School softball team. Her twin sister, Cami, is the Farmers’ catcher — and the sophomore siblings led the way to a 13-6 win over Lanai on Saturday at Patsy Mink Field in the Maui ...

Conan Gentil of Seabury Hall rides a wave en route to winning the boys shortboard title on Saturday at Hookipa. -- 1morephotography / DAYANIDHI DAS photo

Na Alii, Pueo capture MIL titles

King Kekaulike High School repeated as the Maui Interscholastic League boys surfing champion while the Maui Prep girls won their second title in three years Saturday in double-overhead waves at Hookipa Beach Park in Kuau. Na Alii won big at their home break, placing all four of their surfers ...

Roth helps lead Spartans to win over Dragons

The Maui News Ian Roth had 19 kills and six aces as the Seabury Hall boys volleyball team defeated Hana 25-20, 21-25, 25-20, 25-12 in Hana on Saturday, the final day of the Maui Interscholastic League regular season. Kainalu Kubo had 14 kills and three aces for the Spartans (9-3), C.J. Ozee ...