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Suzuki homers in Braves’ loss to Mariners

First photo: The Braves’ Kurt Suzuki hits a home run in the second inning of Atlanta’s 6-5 loss to the Seattle Mariners on Monday. Suzuki, a graduate of Baldwin High School, homered for the second straight game with his solo shot to left field off Andrew Albers. With his 14th home run of ...

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From Maui to the Majors

Statistics for Baldwin graduate Kurt Suzuki of the Atlanta Braves: MONDAY: 1-4, run, RBI, HR, 0-1 on SB attempt against. Hit solo home run to left field in second inning. SEASON: .268 batting avg. (51-190), 14 HR, 38 RBIs, 26 runs, 9 PB, 9-42 on SB attempts against.

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Casey to fight Herrig on Dec. 2

The Maui News Cortney Casey of Kahului has said on social media that she will be facing Felice Herrig in a straw-weight bout at UFC 218 on Dec. 2 in Detroit. Casey, ranked 12th in her weight class, posted about the matchup on Twitter and Instagram, as did the ninth-ranked Herrig. Casey ...

App allows fans to buy tickets to MIL contests

The Maui News Tickets for Maui Interscholastic League football games can now be purchased on the GoFan app, the league announced Monday. Instead of waiting in line to buy a paper ticket, GoFan gives fans the option to buy tickets on their mobile devices. At the gate, the ticket taker will ...

Karen Harmer, 51, of Haiku makes her way to the finish line in the Xterra Adventure Fest 5K on Saturday at D.T. Fleming Beach Park in Kapalua. Harmer was the first female finisher, crossing in a time of 28 minutes, 39.41 seconds. The Maui News / CHRIS SUGIDONO photo

Valley Isle Scoreboard

Running XTERRA ADVENTURE FEST Saturday’s Results At D.T. Fleming Beach Park 10K Overall—Logan Broadbent 41:05.50, Jessica Walker 50:48.01, Marco Altini 51:23.64, Brian Granger 51:35.81, Jay Ellis 54:22.10, Tyler Rasmussen 55:19.27, Todd Meadows 55:19.35, Richard Coates 57:49.71, ...

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From Maui to the Majors

Statistics for Baldwin graduate Kurt Suzuki of the Atlanta Braves: SUNDAY: Did not play. SEASON: .269 batting avg. (50-186), 13 HR, 37 RBIs, 25 runs, 9 PB, 9-41 on SB attempts against.

Jamari Ferrell of Mission Viejo High School is tackled by Baldwin defenders in the second quarter of the Diablos’ 39-14 victory over the Bears on Saturday at War Memorial Stadium. The Maui News / CHRIS SUGIDONO photo

Bears downed by SoCal’s Diablos

WAILUKU — This was better than last week for the Baldwin High School football team, but far from where the Bears expect to be when they start Maui Interscholastic League play next week. Mission Viejo — ranked second in Orange County, Calif., by the Orange County Register and in the top 50 ...

Seabury Hall quarterback Jack Almeida throws a pass in the fourth quarter of the Spartans’ 27-14 loss to Hawaii Prep on Saturday at War Memorial Stadium. The Maui News / CHRIS SUGIDONO photo

Seabury falls to HPA in first-ever 11-player game

WAILUKU — For a historic first, this one was pretty good for the Seabury Hall football team. The Spartans played their first-ever 11-man contest on Saturday in front of about 100 fans at a sun-drenched War Memorial Stadium, falling 27-14 to Hawaii Preparatory Academy of the Big Island in an ...

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Hanneman takes third at Hello Pacitan Pro

Eli Hanneman of Lahaina competes during the Hello Pacitan Pro on Saturday in East Java, Indonesia. Hanneman, 14, finished equal-third in the World Surf League qualifying series event, bowing out in the semifinals 17.25-7.60 to Sweden’s Kian Martin. Indonesia’s Rio Waida defeated Martin ...

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From Maui to the Majors

Statistics for Baldwin graduate Kurt Suzuki of the Atlanta Braves: SATURDAY: 3-4, HR, 2B, 2 runs, 2 RBIs, BB, 1-1 on SB attempt against. Doubled to left in second inning; walked in fifth; hit two-run homer to left in seventh; singled to left, scored in ninth. SEASON: .269 batting avg. ...

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Xterra Adventure Fest held in Kapalua

First photo: Over 140 runners take off in the 5K and 10K races of the Xterra Adventure Fest Maui on Saturday morning at D.T. Fleming Beach Park in Kapalua. The event also included a 2K keiki run. Second photo: Ash Dustow, 60, of Lanai crosses the finish line in the 5K. Third photo: Hawaii ...

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Kamehameha bowling teams open with wins

The Maui News The Kamehameha Schools Maui boys and girls bowling teams both picked up wins Saturday in their Maui Interscholastic League openers Saturday at Maui Bowling Center in Wailuku. Nadia Apo-Takayama and Brianne Reformina each contributed games of 150 and 146 to lead the Warrior ...

Valley Isle Scoreboard

Bowling AJA BOWLING LEAGUE Tuesday’s Results At Maui Bowling Center Standings—Ijiwaru’s 16, Higa’s 15, Daijobu’s 14.5 Creative Kustomz 13, 950 12, Killers 11, Pauline’s 11, Marge’s 10, Tomodachi’s 9.5, Ally’s 8. High series (handicap)—Rodney Carillo 708, Cindy ...

Nathan Facuri of Kamehameha Schools Maui catches a touchdown pass as Maui High’s Torryn Kauhaahaa-Sulusi defends in the first quarter of the Warriors’ 21-13 victory over the Sabers on Friday night at Kanaiaupuni Stadium. The Maui News / CHRIS SUGIDONO photo

Warriors outlast Sabers

PUKALANI — Damon Martin had no trouble waiting his turn Friday night at Kanaiaupuni Stadium. The senior running back for the Kamehameha Schools Maui football team ran for 95 of his 108 yards in the second half to lead the Warriors to a 21-13 win over Maui High in the Maui Interscholastic ...

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Golf Waiehu Women Golf Club Sunday’s Results At Waiehu Municipal Golf Course August ace—Shirleen Fukutomi 71, Dot Tam Ho 71, Hidemi Hiraga 72, Cynthia Viela-Mayer 74. Closest to the pin—Nos. 2, 16: Ernette Asato. Low putts—Front: Dot Tam Ho 14. Back: Hidemi Hiraga 13. ...

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From Maui to the Majors

Statistics for Baldwin graduate Kurt Suzuki of the Atlanta Braves: FRIDAY: Did not play. SEASON: .258 batting avg. (47-182), 12 HR, 35 RBIs, 23 runs, 9 PB, 8-40 on SB attempts against.

William Kai Bookland of Lahainaluna High School tries to break free from King Kekaulike’s Arik Mendoza after catching a pass in the second quarter of the Lunas’ 45-0 victory over Na Alii in the teams’ Maui Interscholastic League opener Thursday night at Sue Cooley Stadium.
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Lunas take MIL opener

LAHAINA — This one took on a party atmosphere very early. The defending Division II state champion Lahainaluna High School football team took advantage of a rare non-school night Thursday to defeat King Kekaulike 45-0 in the opening game of the Maui Interscholastic League season. The packed ...

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From Maui to the Majors

Statistics for Baldwin graduate Kurt Suzuki of the Atlanta Braves: _______________ KURT SUZUKI THURSDAY: Did not play. SEASON: .258 batting avg. (47-182), 12 HR, 35 RBIs, 23 runs, 9 PB, 8-40 on SB attempts against.

Nyles Pokipala-Waiohu of Lahainaluna High School goes to tackle Kamehameha Kapalama’s Kanoa Shannon in the second quarter of the Lunas’ 34-10 loss to the Warriors on Saturday at Sue Cooley Stadium.
• The Maui News / CHRIS SUGIDONO photo

Lunas focused on new season

LAHAINA — For the first time, the Lahainaluna High School football team returned to practice this summer as the defending Division II state champions. Not that it makes much difference for these Lunas, who open Maui Interscholastic League play tonight against King Kekaulike. “No ...