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Motor Sports KING OF THE DIRT RACES Friday’s and Saturday’s Results At Paradise Speedway Maui Youth—1. Tayla Nay, 2. John Decoite-Peters. Four-cylinder bomber—1. Mike De la Cruz, 2. Doug Pitzer, 3. Marj Hunkins. Four-cylinder modified/truck—1. Randy Felisi, 2. Mike Walter, ...

From Maui to the Majors

Statistics for Baldwin graduate Kurt Suzuki of the Atlanta Braves: MONDAY: 0-4, 1-1 on SB attempt against, passed ball. Charged with passed ball that allowed run to score in second inning. LAST SIX GAMES: .095 batting avg. (2-21). SEASON: .252 batting avg. (55-218), 15 HR, 40 RBIs, 28 ...

Nationally ranked youth wins Kapalua Open title

The Maui News Vivian Ovrootsky, the No. 1 player in the USTA girls 14 rankings, won the Kapalua Open women’s open-division singles championship Sunday at the Kapalua Tennis Garden, completing her run to the title without dropping a game. C.J. Bohnen of Boulder, Colo., won the men’s open ...

Tasini selected for Cardinals’ practice squad

The Maui News Defensive tackle Pasoni Tasini was one of eight players the Arizona Cardinals put on their practice squad Sunday. Tasini, an undrafted rookie out of Utah, had five tackles during the preseason. He was cut by the Cardinals on Saturday as the team finalized its 53-player ...

Reickert places seventh in world SUP sprints

Annie Reickert of Pukalani (right) races Brazil’s Aline Adisaka during the International Surfing Association World SUP and Paddleboard Championship women’s stand-up paddling sprint final Sunday in Copenhagen, Denmark. Reickert finished seventh in the 200-meter event with a time of 1 minute, ...

Rainbow Wahine lose to Utes in four sets

The Maui News The University of Hawaii women’s volleyball team was fell short in a bid to get its record to .500 on Sunday, losing 20-25, 26-24, 25-15, 25-23 to Utah in the championship match of the Rainbow Wahine Classic at the Stan Sheriff Center in Honolulu. McKenna Granato had 24 ...

Valley Isle Scoreboard

MIL Football MIL STANDINGS DIVISION I W L Pct PF PA Baldwin 1 1 .500 77 35 Maui High 0 2 .000 26 53 DIVISION II W L Pct PF PA Lahainaluna 3 0 1.000 105 33 KS Maui 2 0 1.000 70 25 King Kekaulike 0 3 .000 19 151 Friday’s Result Lahainaluna 28, Baldwin 20 Saturday’s ...

From Maui to the Majors

Statistics for Baldwin graduate Kurt Suzuki of the Atlanta Braves: SUNDAY: Did not play. SEASON: .257 batting avg. (55-214), 15 HR, 40 RBIs, 28 runs, 9-44 on SB attempts against.

Sanchez, Facuri lead Kamehameha to win

PUKALANI — The Kamehameha Schools Maui football team hosted homecoming festivities for King Kekaulike on Saturday night at Kanaiaupuni Stadium. It was the Warriors, however, who walked away celebrating. Kainoa Sanchez threw three touchdown passes to Nathan Facuri and also ran for a score, ...

Loewen earns spot on Saints’ 53-man roster

Defensive end Mitchell Loewen, a Lahainaluna High School graduate, made the New Orleans Saints roster when the team completed its mandatory cuts to the NFL regular-season limit of 53 on Saturday. “It feels great, but I just want to thank everyone who’s got me to this place, helped me grow ...

Tattersalls extends Maui Channel Swim winning streak to 11

Team captain Peter Thiel (left) celebrates with Wes Roberts at Kaanapali Beach after Tattersalls Masters Australia won the Maui Channel Swim for an 11th consecutive year Saturday. Tattersalls completed the 9.9-mile relay course, which starts at the Club Lanai pier, in 3 hours, 8 minutes, 20 ...

Rainbow Warriors improve to 2-0 for first time since 2009

HONOLULU (AP) — Diocemy Saint Juste rushed for 202 yards and a touchdown on 25 carries and Ryan Tuiasoa added two 1-yard scoring runs to help the University of Hawaii football beat Western Carolina 41-18 on Saturday night at Aloha Stadium. Dylan Collie tied a career-high with seven ...

Pine Lads beat Dragons in eight-player season opener

Naighel Calderon caught three touchdown passes from Devrene Kahananui-Alejado and also ran for a score as Lanai High School beat Hana 54-2 on Saturday in Lanai City in the opening game of the Maui Interscholastic League eight-player football season. Calderon scored all of his touchdowns in the ...

Farmers sweep Pine Lasses, take sole possession of first

Molokai High School took sole possession of first place in the Maui Interscholastic League Division II girls volleyball standings Saturday with a 25-14, 25-10, 25-21 win over Lanai in Lanai City. Taye Mowat and Shae McCutcheon each had nine kills for the Farmers (4-0), who moved a half-game ...

Kamehameha girls, Baldwin boys widen leads

The Kamehameha Schools Maui girls team and the Baldwin boys each extended their leads in the Maui Interscholastic League bowling standings Saturday at Maui Bowling Center in Wailuku. In the boys match, the Bears had their unbeaten run to start the season halted, but earned a 2-1 victory. The ...

Winham leads Seabury to perfect team score

Led by Veronica Winham, the Seabury Hall girls cross country team recorded a perfect team score of 15 points Saturday at the Westside Invitational in Kapalua. Winham, who at last year’s state meet won the individual title as Seabury took the team crown, had a time of 21 minutes, 28 seconds, ...

Baxter places second in distance race as ISA worlds begin

FIRST PHOTO: Connor Baxter (right) of Haiku races with Bruno Hasulyo of Hungary during the stand-up paddling men’s distance event of the International Surfing Association World SUP and Paddleboard Championship on Saturday in Copenhagen, Denmark. Baxter finished second in the 11.2-mile race, ...

Julian, Versola claim top scores, lead teams to first-place finishes

Jacob Julian of Kamehameha Schools Maui posted the best boys prone, standing and kneeling scores on the way to winning the individual title in the second Maui Interscholastic League air riflery event of the year Saturday at the Baldwin range in Wailuku. Julian had a 262 total. He shot 94 ...

From Maui to the Majors

Statistics for Baldwin graduate Kurt Suzuki of the Atlanta Braves: _______________ KURT SUZUKI SATURDAY: 2-5, RBI, run. His RBI single in seventh inning, singled and scored in ninth. SEASON: .257 batting avg. (55-214), 15 HR, 40 RBIs, 28 runs, 9-44 on SB attempts against.

Valley Isle Scoreboard

TENNIS KAPALUA OPEN Saturday’s Results At Kapalua Tennis Garden Singles Men Open Semifinals—C.J. Bohnen (2) def. Brayden Corniel 6-4, 2-6, 10-6; Gerald Coons (1) def. Robert Loera 6-3, 6-1. 4.0 Quarterfinals—Richardo Alboro def. Lawrence Wood 6-2, 6-1; Corey Love def. ...