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Spartans top Na Alii, clinch division title

The Maui News – The undefeated Seabury Hall boys tennis team clinched the Maui Interscholastic League East Division title by defeating King Kekaulike 5-0 on Wednesday at the Kula Community Center. The Spartans (6-0) won all five matches in straight sets, with Silvan Engert recording a 6-0, ...

Lahainaluna outlasts Maui High in five

The Maui News – Pono Murray had 15 kills, five blocks and five digs for the Lahainaluna High School boys volleyball team in a 25-20, 19-25, 25-23, 23-25, 15-8 win over Maui High on Wednesday in a Maui Interscholastic League match in Kahului. Jeremi Santos had 10 kills and four blocks for ...

Sabers take over first place

The Maui News – Cira Bartolotti homered and tripled, and also struck out 11 batters, as the Maui High School softball team defeated King Kekaulike 15-5 in six innings Wednesday afternoon at Patsy Mink Field in Kahului, taking over first place in the Maui Interscholastic League Division I ...

Bears remain unbeaten with win over Warriors

The Maui News – Rebecca Buenrostro-Gallimore scored three goals and Kiara Espeleta had eight saves to lead the Baldwin High School water polo team to a 10-2 victory over Kamehameha Maui on Tuesday at the Warriors’ pool in Pukalani. Kristi Kimura and Olivia Takakura each had two goals, and ...

Valley Isle Scoreboard

Wrestling MAUI STYLE 808 WRESTLING TOURNAMENT Saturday’s Results At War Memorial Gym Team standings—Roughnecks 168, 808 Wrestling 126, Tigers 116, Upcountry 106, Kihei 78, Napili 76, MSC 54, Hana 35, Lanai 28, Molokai 6, Red Raiders 5. Menehune 33 pounds—1. Alijah ...

Shirota steps down as Maui High football coach

Maui High School football coach Keith Shirota confirmed Wednesday that he has resigned after two seasons at the helm. Shirota said his decision, reached Friday, came after a recent disagreement with school administration over the use of a piece of safety equipment called the "Guardian Cap" ...

Bonding with boards

KIHEI — For the uninitiated in adaptive surfing, one of the most striking parts of a session is the physical work that gets done beforehand. In the case of a paralyzed surfer like Victor Pullman — “Vyktah” to his friends — there’s extra padding that goes on first, with the help of ...

Valley Isle Scoreboard

Paddling MAUI PADDLING HUI OTTOMATIC NORTH SHORE CHALLENGE RACE Saturday’s Results Long Course (Keanae to Kahului Harbor) Female OC-1 Elite—1. Lauren Spalding 2:46:56, 2. Andrea Moller 2:48:34, 3. Emili Janchevis 3:00:49. 40-49—1. Fiona van Ammers 3:10:45. 50-59—1. ...

Lee, Guzman take early leads

WAIEHU — A teammate and the two-time defending champion are both within striking distance, but St. Anthony High School junior Chad Lee will enjoy his lead after the opening round of the Maui In-terscholastic League individual golf championship. Lee was the only golfer — boy or girl — in ...

Gonah records Koki Beach sweep

Irie Gonah of Maui Preparatory Academy won the girls shortboard and bodyboard divisions at Maui Interscholastic League surf meet No. 2 on Saturday at Koki Beach in Hana. The freshman made the best of challenging conditions on Maui’s east side, upsetting teammate and two-time defending MIL ...

Farmers sweep Pine Lads for fourth consecutive win

The Maui News The Molokai High School boys volleyball team won its fourth match in a row Saturday, sweeping Lanai 25-16, 25-17, 25-15 at Hoolehua to remain tied for first place in the Maui Interscholastic League Division II standings. Peter Keliihoomalu had 10 kills for the Farmers (5-1), ...

Warriors complete sweep of Na Alii, earn No. 2 seed

The Maui News The Kamehameha Schools Maui baseball team moved into second place in the Maui Interscholastic League Division I standings on the final day of the regular season Saturday, defeating King Kekaulike 5-1 at Maehara Stadium in Wailuku. Kamehameha improved to 8-4, tied with Maui High ...

MIL judo season gets underway

The Maui News Maui High School’s Chelsey Chaves, King Kekaulike’s Alyssa Fusato and Baldwin’s Joshua Farin, all three-time Maui Interscholastic League judo champions, opened their senior seasons with wins Saturday at the Kaulaheanuiokamoku Gym in Pukalani. Chaves was the girls ...

Buenrostro-Gallimore’s seven goals lead Bears past Spartans

The Maui News Led by Rebecca Buenrostro-Gallimore’s seven goals, the Baldwin High School water polo team defeated Seabury Hall 13-7 in a Maui Interscholastic League match Saturday at the Kamehameha Maui pool in Pukalani, improving to 6-0 this season. Kayla Takakura added two goals for the ...

Seabury defeats Molokai, improves to 5-0

The Maui News The Seabury Hall boys tennis team extended its perfect start to the season, and took a half-game lead in the Maui Interscholastic League East Division standings, by defeating Molokai 5-0 on Saturday in Hoolehua. The Spartans (5-0), who began the day percentage points ahead of ...

Valley Isle Scoreboard

MIL SOFTBALL MIL STANDINGS DIVISION I W L Pct GB Lahainaluna 7 1 .875 — Maui High 7 2 .778 1⁄2 Baldwin 5 4 .556 2 1⁄2 King Kekaulike 3 6 .333 4 1⁄2 KS Maui 0 9 .000 7 1⁄2 DIVISION II W L Pct GB Molokai ...

Sports Bulletin Board

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Bears secure MIL title

WAILUKU — When Shane Dudoit finally had a chance to take a deep breath, the smile quickly returned to his face in front of a packed house on Friday at Maehara Stadium. For the second game in a row, Dudoit’s Baldwin High School baseball team was tested by crosstown rival Maui High. Unlike ...

Farmers beat Spartans, win regular season

MAKAWAO — With a regular-season title in the balance, the Molokai High School baseball team did enough to tip the scales in its favor. The Farmers recorded three outs on the basepaths and Nainoa Kaahanui allowed an unearned run in six innings on the way to a 5-1 win over Seabury Hall on ...

Sabers clinch division crown

Maui High School’s Joseph Kim hits a return during his and Kade MacDonald’s 6-3, 6-7 (7), 6-2 win over Lahainaluna’s James Fujii and Kekailoa Cajudoy at No. 2 doubles in a Maui Interscholastic League match Friday at Kahului Community Center. The Sabers defeated the Lunas 4-1 to clinch the ...