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Baxter claims APP world title

Connor Baxter of Pukalani clinched his second straight Association of Paddlesurf Professionals racing world title, and third overall, at the Red Bull Heavy Water in San Francisco on Oct. 20. Baxter placed ninth in the 7.5-mile race with a time of 1 hour, 33 minutes, 7 seconds, one spot ahead ...

Spartans to play for fifth place at state

The Seabury Hall girls volleyball team earned a spot in today’s Division II fifth-place match of the New City Nissan State Championships with a 25-20, 20-25, 15-13 victory over Konawaena on Friday at Kaimuki in Honolulu. The Maui Interscholastic League champion Spartans improved to 15-1 and ...

Warriors, Spartans bow out in state quarterfinals

The Maui News Maui Interscholastic League champions Kamehameha Schools Maui and Seabury Hall were defeated Thursday in the quarterfinals of the New City Nissan Girls Volleyball State Championships on Oahu. The Warriors committed 27 hitting errors in their 25-14, 25-10, 25-11 loss to defending ...

Warriors in eighth place after first day

The Maui News The Kamehameha Schools Maui girls bowling team was in eighth place after the first day of the Billy Tees State Championships on Thursday at Kauai Lanes. The Warriors, champions of the Maui Interscholastic League, had a total of 3,993 with six of nine games completed — the ...

Rainbow Warriors picked to finish fifth in Big West

The Maui News The University of Hawaii men’s basketball team was picked fifth in the Big West Conference preseason media poll released Thursday. The Rainbow Warriors went 8-8, 14-16 overall, last season to finish fifth in the conference. They received two first-place votes and 146 points ...

Koa promoted to grand master

Maui’s Kailani Koa (center) poses at King’s Cathedral in Kahului on Oct. 14 after being promoted to kajukenbo grand master. The ceremony was overseen by California grand masters Jessie Corpuz (third from right) and Rick Kingi, (third from left). Also in attendance were students of Koa’s ...

Jefferson Oishi is one of several local athletes ready to take on the Xterra

Even though Jefferson Oishi finished 305th in the Xterra World Championship off-road triathlon a year ago in Kapalua, he represents an important part of the race. Oishi was the second finisher in the field from Hawaii to cross the line on the grounds of the Ritz-Carlton Kapalua, the first ...

Dragons fall to Menehunes in D-II first round

The Maui News Nohokula Lind had a team-high 14 kills for the Hana High School girls volleyball team in its four-set loss to Waimea on Wednesday night in the first round of the New City Nissan Division II State Championship at St. Francis in Honolulu. Lind also had 14 digs as the Maui ...

Maui Invitational six-game ticket plans go on sale

The Maui News Six-game ticket mini plans for next month’s Maui Jim Maui Invitational men’s college basketball tournament go on sale today at 9 a.m. on mauiinvitational.com. For the customizable ticket package, fans choose three games from among the Nov. 20 opening-round games and the ...

Pushing positively

On almost any other cross country team, Erika Preseault would likely be a singular leader. The same is true of Darby Mulligan. Ditto for Veronica Winham. Seabury Hall is lucky enough to have all three. The Spartans seniors have helped the team to perfect scores at five meets this ...

Peahi Challenge gets green light

The Maui News The World Surf League on Tuesday announced a “green alert” for the Peahi Challenge, with the expectation that the Big Wave Tour contest will take place Friday, Saturday or both at the location also known as “Jaws.” According to the WSL, wave face heights potentially ...

Uradomo finishes eighth at state air riflery meet

The Maui News Quinton Uradomo of King Kekaulike High School was the top Maui Interscholastic League finisher in the Civilian Marksmanship Program State Air Riflery Championships, taking eighth place in the boys competition Tuesday at the Blaisdell Center in Honolulu. Uradomo had a score of ...

Valley Isle Scoreboard

Golf ROYAL KAANAPALI GOLF CLUB Saturday’s Results At Royal Kaanapali Course A flight—Tom Williams 62, Larry Kudlaty 65, Jamie Arnold 67, Lyle Powell 67. B flight—Lyn Muegge 64, Bob Dade 67, Art Ford 68, Jeff Szem 68. C flight—Thawat Metharonarath 65, Gayle Walker 65, Nigel ...

Na Alii fall to Trojans

PUKALANI — After waiting for a flight delayed two hours by inclement weather on Oahu, the Mili­lani High School girls volleyball team finally arrived on Maui, and quickly vanquished King Kekaulike. The Trojans defeated Na Alii 25-15, 25-18, 25-18 on Monday at the King Kekaulike gym in a ...

Lunas receive top seed in D-II

The Maui News Defending champion Lahainaluna High School received the No. 1 seed in the First Hawaiian Bank Division II State Football Championship bracket released Monday, and Maui High was unseeded in the Division I tournament. The Lunas will face Iolani in a semifinal game on Nov. 3 at ...

Valley Isle Scoreboard

MIL FINAL STANDINGS OVERALL DIVISION I W L Pct PF PA y-Maui High 5 3 .625 228 140 Baldwin 4 4 .500 285 177 DIVISION II W L Pct PF PA y-Lahainaluna 8 0 1.000 286 90 KS Maui 3 5 .375 180 245 King Kekaulike 0 8 .000 31 358 SECOND ROUND DIVISION I W L Pct PF PA y-Maui ...

Seabury seeded second

The Maui News Seabury Hall, the undefeated champion of the Maui Interscholastic League, got the No. 2 seed in the New City Nissan Division II State Volleyball Championship bracket announced Sunday. The Spartans (14-0) will play a quarterfinal match Thursday at the Kaimuki gym against the ...

Valley Isle Scoreboard

MIL Football MIL FINAL STANDINGS OVERALL DIVISION I W L Pct PF PA y-Maui High 5 3 .625 228 140 Baldwin 4 4 .500 285 177 DIVISION II W L Pct PF PA y-Lahainaluna 8 0 1.000 286 90 KS Maui 3 5 .375 180 245 King Kekaulike 0 8 .000 31 358 y-league champion SECOND ...

Lahainaluna finishes unbeaten MIL season

LAHAINA — For the third time in five years, the Lahainaluna High School football team finished its regular season perfectly. The Lunas completed an unbeaten run through the Maui Interscholastic League on Saturday night with a 49-7 win over Kamehameha Maui at Sue Cooley Stadium. A festive ...

Warriors defeat Na Alii in playoff for league crown

WAILUKU — After the players got their medals, the Kameha­meha Schools Maui and King Ke­kau­­like girls volleyball teams gathered near midcourt at Jon Garcia Gym, sharing a moment after two days of staunchly challenging one another. Kamehameha’s Talia Leauanae and King Kekaulike’s ...