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Intensity picks up as season winds down

WAILUKU — As the final meet before the Maui Interscholastic League championships, the Victorino Ohana Invitational track and field meet always carries importance for the individual athletes. That crucial feeling was on display in the last individual event of the night at the eighth annual ...

Top-seeded Wilstead survives semifinal scare at MIL championships

LAHAINA — Maui High School’s Hobbes Wilstead underestimated teammate Quinn Shapiro, and it nearly cost him in the semifinals of Friday’s Maui Interscholastic League individual tennis championships at the Lahaina Civic Center courts. The top-seeded Wilstead cruised to a 6-0 win over the ...

Spartans, Na Alii advance to MIL semifinals

Skylar Lickle scored five goals to help lead the Seabury Hall water polo team to a 17-4 victory over Kamehameha Maui in a Maui Interscholastic League tournament first-round match Friday at Kihei Aquatic Center. The third-seeded Spartans (7-4) got three goals apiece from Aryana Johnson and ...

Farmers take two from Spartans, clinch D-II regular-season crown

The Molokai High School baseball team clinched the Maui Interscholastic League Division II regular-season title with a doubleheader sweep of Seabury Hall on Friday in Kaunakakai. Molokai (8-0) scored three runs in the top of the eighth inning to win the opener 7-4. In the second game, ...

Bears outlast Warriors 18-13, finish unbeaten run through MIL slate

The Baldwin High School softball team finished a 12-0 run through the Maui Interscholastic League regular season with an 18-13 win over Kamehameha Maui on Friday at Patsy Mink Field in Kahului. The game featured 29 hits, nine errors and runs scored in 11 of the 14 half-innings. Baldwin ...

Molokai edges Seabury in five sets to secure MIL regular-season title

The Molokai High School boys volleyball team clinched the Maui Interscholastic League regular-season title with a five-set win over Seabury Hall on Friday night on the Friendly Isle. The Farmers (9-2) won the match 26-24, 24-26, 25-18, 24-26, 15-13. Seabury Hall fell to 7-4. The two teams ...

UH to play for inaugural Big West championship

Rado Parapunov had 15 kills as the second-seeded University of Hawaii men’s volleyball team defeated UC Irvine 25-16, 25-23, 20-25, 25-18 in the Big West Conference tournament semifinals Friday in Long Beach, Calif. Stijn van Tilburg added 11 kills and Brett Rosenmeier had 10 kills and six ...

From Maui to the Majors

Statistics for Baldwin graduate Kurt Suzuki of the Atlanta Braves: _______________ KURT SUZUKI FRIDAY: 1-4, RBI, SF, K, 0-1 on SB attempt against. Hit sacrifice fly to left in sixth inning; singled to left in 11th. SEASON: .311 batting avg. (14-45), 9 runs, 9 RBIs, 3 HR, 2 HBP, 3 E, 0-8 ...

Bears close with win over Sabers

WAILUKU — The Baldwin High School baseball team surrendered three runs for the first time in Maui Interscholastic League play this year, but the Bears survived for a 4-3 victory over Maui High in the final game of the Division I regular season Thursday evening at Maehara Stadium. The game ...

Warriors blast past Na Alii, close season at 9-3

The Maui News The Kamehameha Schools Maui baseball team piled up 15 hits and finished the Maui Interscholastic League Division I regular season with a 7-1 win over King Kekaulike on Thursday afternoon at Maehara Stadium in Wailuku. The game was a makeup for a contest rained out three times ...

Valley Isle Scoreboard

Tennis MIL INDIVIDUAL CHAMPIONSHIPS Thursday’s Results At Lahaina Civic Center courts Boys singles First Round Shayne Thompson, King Kekaulike, def. Adricx Lapus, Lahainaluna, 6-1, 6-0. James Kim, Seabury Hall, def. Jake Gage, St. Anthony, 6-1, 6-1. Isaac Hessel, Maui Prep, ...

From Maui to the Majors

Statistics for 2001 Baldwin graduate Kurt Suzuki of the Atlanta Braves: THURSDAY: 3-4, 3 runs, 3 RBIs, HR, 2 2B, BB. Hit two-run homer to left in first; doubled to left, scored in third; walked, scored in seventh; hit RBI double to left in eighth. SEASON: .317 batting avg. (13-41), 9 runs, ...

Bears shut out Na Alii

The Maui News Aliya Harmon struck out 10 in pitching a complete-game shutout, and the Baldwin High School softball team remained undefeated with an 8-0 victory over King Kekaulike on Wednesday afternoon at Patsy Mink Field in Kahului. Harmon allowed four hits without a walk to help the ...

Lunas take down Sabers in five innings

The Maui News Daisha Dagdag hit a double and a triple, and drove in three runs to help the Lahainaluna High School softball team defeat Maui High 11-1 in five innings Wednesday night at the Lunas’ field in Lahaina. Seraya Casco threw a five-hitter to earn the win for the Lunas, who improved ...

Mata‘afa to sign autographs on eve of NFL draft

The Maui News Lahainaluna High School graduate and NFL draft prospect Hercules Mata‘afa will participate in an autograph signing at the Westin Kaanapali Ocean Resort Villas on Wednesday, a day before the draft’s first round. The signing is set for 3 to 6 p.m. Photos will be provided. ...

Titans pick up fifth-year option on QB Mariota

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Tennessee Titans have announced they will exercise their fifth-year option on quarterback Marcus Mariota. The move keeps the Saint Louis School graduate under contract through the 2019 season. Titans general manager Jon Robinson made the announcement ahead of ...

From Maui to the Majors

Statistics for 2001 Baldwin graduate Kurt Suzuki of the Atlanta Braves: WEDNESDAY: 1-4, run RBI. Hit RBI single to left, scored in eighth inning. SEASON: .270 batting avg. (10-37), 6 runs, 5 RBIs, 2 HR, 2 HBP, 3 E, 0-7 on SB attempts against.

Warriors cap 12-0 regular season

MIL Standings Division I W L Pct. GB x-KS Maui 12 0 1.000 — Lahainaluna 9 3 .750 3 Maui High 6 6 .500 6 King Kekaulike 3 9 .250 9 Baldwin 0 12 .000 12 Division II W L Pct. GB Molokai 8 2 .800 — Seabury Hall 7 3 .700 1 Hana 5 5 .500 3 Lanai 0 10 .000 8 x-clinched ...

Valley Isle Scoreboard

Paddling MAUI JIM MAUI TO MOLOKAI (M2M) RACE Saturday’s Results From D.T. Fleming to Kaunakakai FEMALE OC-1 Elite—1. Amy Woodward 2:54:11.90, 2. Andrea Moller 2:56:05.22, 3. Jane McKee 3:08:04.93. 18-39—1. Hope Grunfeld 3:08:04.95, 2. Angie Dolan 3:08:37.09, 3. Nahoku Keala ...