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Bowling ALOHA FRIDAY LEAGUE July 14 Results At Maui Bowling Center Standings—Lee’s 22, Fred’s 22, Mary’s 17.5, Eddie’s 15.5, Francine’s 15.5, Wesley’s 13, Celine’s 13, Rudy’s 13. High series (handicap)—Frederick Calhau Jr. 660, Frederick Brittain 639, Ben Cariaga ...

Rose may join Cavs on one-year deal for veteran’s minimum

CLEVELAND — The Cleveland Cavaliers are in contract talks with free-agent guard Derrick Rose, a person familiar with the negotiations told The Associated Press on Thursday. Rose, whose career has been sidetracked by injuries, could sign a one-year deal for the veteran’s minimum, according ...

Mark Karaviotis was mainly a first baseman for Kane County, where he hit .307 in 57 games with 13 doubles, two homers and 21 RBIs.
• Kane County Cougars / Justin Edwards photo

Karaviotis moves up

Life is moving at rapid pace for Mark Karaviotis. The Arizona Diamondbacks minor leaguer, a 2013 Maui High School graduate, received his third promotion on Tuesday — in just over a year as a professional — moving from long-season Class A Kane County (Ill.) to Advanced Class A Visalia ...

KURT SUZUKI

From Maui to the Majors

Statistics for Baldwin graduate Kurt Suzuki of the Atlanta Braves: _______________ KURT SUZUKI WEDNESDAY: Did not play. SEASON: .250 batting avg. (34-136), 7 HR, 25 RBIs, 17 runs, 8-31 on SB attempts against.

Ewa Beach’s Caleb Lomavita pitches in the fifth inning during his team’s 17-2 win over Kaneohe in Tuesday’s championship game of the Hawaii State Little League Junior (13-14) Division state tournament at Maehara Stadium.
• The Maui News / MATTHEW THAYER photo

Lomavita leads Ewa Beach to Junior title

WAILUKU — Caleb Lomavita came to Maui to do one thing. He did a lot of everything to accomplish his goal, leading Ewa Beach to the Hawaii State Little League Junior (13-14) Division title. Lomavita scored four runs, including the first two, and pitched six-plus hitless innings on Tuesday in ...

Landry Shamet is one of Wichita State’s eight leading scorers from last season who return this season.
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Maui Invitational bracket revealed

Wichita State, which returns the top eight scorers from a team that went 31-5 last season, will face California in the opening round of this year’s Maui Jim Maui Invitational, tournament officials revealed Tuesday in announcing the bracket for the 34th edition of the event. The three-day ...

KURT SUZUKI

From Maui to the Majors

Statistics for Baldwin graduate Kurt Suzuki of the Atlanta Braves: _______________ KURT SUZUKI TUESDAY: 1-4. Singled to center field in second inning. SEASON: .250 batting avg. (34-136), 7 HR, 25 RBIs, 17 runs, 8-31 on SB attempts against.

Wyland Blair pitches for Kihei in the second inning of a 2-0, eight-inning loss to Kaneohe on Monday in a Hawaii State Little League Junior (13-14) Division tournament elimination game at Maehara Stadium.
• The Maui News / BRAD SHERMAN photo

Kihei falls to Kaneohe

WAILUKU — In a battle to the end, Kihei’s run was halted Monday with a 2-0, eight-inning loss to Kaneohe in a Hawaii State Little League Junior (13-14) Division tournament semifinal game at Maehara Stadium. Kihei’s Wyland Blair took a no-hitter into the seventh inning, but Kainoa ...

Caleb Yap Texeira celebrates after scoring in the second overtime of Maui United’s 1-0 win over Fallbrook Villa in the Albion Cup 2006 boys Cup Division final Monday.
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Maui United wins Albion Cup boys title

The Maui News – Maui United won the Albion Cup 2006 boys Cup Division title Monday in San Diego, getting a goal from Caleb Yap Texeira in the second overtime for a 1-0 win over Fallbrook Villa of California. Maui went 5-0 in the event, outscoring opponents 28-5 with three shutouts. In pool ...

Erik Spoelstra has coached the Miami Heat since 2008, winning a pair of NBA titles.
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Spoelstra to provide instruction at middle school player, coach clinics

The Maui News – Miami Heat coach Erik Spoelstra will offer instruction at clinics for public school middle school players and coaches on Saturday at Baldwin High School in Wailuku. The coaches clinic is scheduled for 11 a.m. to noon, and the players clinic for noon to 2 p.m. Registration is ...

KURT SUZUKI

From Maui to the Majors

Statistics for Baldwin graduate Kurt Suzuki of the Atlanta Braves: _______________ KURT SUZUKI MONDAY: Did not play. SEASON: .250 batting avg. (33-132), 7 HR, 25 RBIs, 17 runs, 8-31 on SB attempts against.

Valley Isle Sports / In Brief

Trotto wins javelin title at masters national meet Mary Trotto of Kihei won the women’s 70-74 javelin title at the USA Track and Field masters championships that took place Thursday to Sunday at LSU’s Bernie Moore Stadium in Baton Rouge, La. Trotto had a throw of 51 feet, 4 inches to ...

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Softball MAUI SENIOR LEAGUE Sunday’s Results At War Memorial Little League Fields 1 and 2 Guavas 16, Toros 9 Gomes Trucking 13, Da Mix Breeds 6 Po‘okela 20, Gomes Trucking 10 Ka Newa 14, Maui Raiders 11 Kolohe 15, Oloz 8 Maui Six-0 7, Pono Seniors 0 Monarchs 9, Maui ...

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Wailea wins Junior League match

Wailea’s Lakota Lee tees off as Kaanapali’s Caleb Chumley and Wailea coach Renee Lee look on during Wailea’s 10-2 win in a PGA Junior League match Wednesday at the Wailea Emerald Course. The league, which is for players 13 and under, also has Waiehu and Kahili teams, who play in ...

Bracket for 2017 Maui Invitational released

Wichita State, which returns the top eight scorers from a team that went 31-5 last season, will face California in the opening round of this year's Maui Jim Maui Invitational, tournament officials revealed Tuesday in announcing the bracket for the 34th edition of the event. The three-day ...

Jordynn Brown of Hawaii Swim Club competes in the girls 13-14 100-meter backstroke Sunday at the state age-group championships at Kihei Aquatic Center. Brown won in 1 minute, 8.35 seconds.
• The Maui News / ROBERT COLLIAS photo

Young swimmers look forward to moving up

KIHEI — Sunday was a graduation day of sorts for Jordynn Brown. A Hawaii Swim Club standout in the 13-14 age group, Brown won the 100-meter backstroke and finished second in the 400 freestyle Sunday in the state long-course swimming championships at Kihei Aquatic Center. It was the last ...

Alan Vigneux pitches for Kihei in the sixth inning of a 6-4 victory over Aiea in the Hawaii State Little League Junior (13-14) Division state tournament Sunday at Maehara Stadium.
• The Maui News / BRAD SHERMAN photo

Kihei holds off Aiea, avoids elimination

WAILUKU — Kihei fell behind early and faced multiple threats late during its Hawaii State Little League Junior (13-14) Division game Sunday at Maehara Stadium. Maui County’s representative in the tournament dealt with those problems well enough, however, and delivered during key moments ...

KURT SUZUKI

From Maui to the Majors

Statistics for Baldwin graduate Kurt Suzuki of the Atlanta Braves: _______________ KURT SUZUKI SUNDAY: Did not play. SEASON: .250 batting avg. (33-132), 7 HR, 25 RBIs, 17 runs, 8-31 on SB attempts against.

Isaac Sambrana holds up his paddle in celebration as he and Kana‘i Fisher return to shore after helping Hawaiian Canoe Club win the John M. Lake Regatta boys 13 race Saturday at Kahului Harbor. -- The Maui News / CHRIS SUGIDONO photo

Hawaiian earns 33rd straight MCHCA title

KAHULUI — Hawaiian Canoe Club overcame what was — by its standards — a slow start to the season, and is once again the Maui County Hawaiian Canoe Association champion. Hawaiian clinched a 33rd straight title Saturday, taking first place in 22 events and setting a season-high point total ...

Hawaii Swim Club’s Kysha Altura heads to a second-place finish in the girls 17-18 200 individual medley during Saturday’s state long-course swimming competition at Kihei Aquatic Center. -- The Maui News / MATTHEW THAYER photo

Altura claims third state crown

KIHEI — Hawaii Swim Club’s Kysha Altura has been vomiting during practices lately, but it doesn’t appear to be affecting her performance in the pool. Altura earned her third win at this year’s state long-course swimming champion­ships Saturday at Kihei Aquatic Center, and added a ...