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Ryley Widell had an 8-2 record and a 1.98 ERA for Central Arizona Junior College this year, striking out 115 batters in 95-2/3 innings. • BLADE ROBINSON photo

On a path to the pros?

Over the last year, things have developed for Ryley Widell at a speed that rivals one of his fastballs. After a freshman season at Washington State that didn’t go as planned, Widell found success at Central Arizona Junior College, and the 6-foot-4 King Kekaulike High School graduate is now a ...

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Valley Isle Sports / In Brief

Pop Warner sign-up deadline extended Maui Pop Warner Football has extended its deadline for player applications. Additionally, coach testing is scheduled for Wednesday at 5 p.m. at the Wailuku Community Center. Identification will be required. For information on player registration for the ...

Kurt Suzuki

From Maui to the Majors

Statistics for 2001 Baldwin graduate Kurt Suzuki of the Atlanta Braves: _______________ KURT SUZUKI SUNDAY: Did not play. SEASON: .213 batting avg. (19-89), 3 HR, 16 RBIs, 8 runs, 4-18 on SB attempts against.

Annie Wilson and Dave Taylor high-five while cheering on Kahana Canoe Club during Saturday’s Naleieha Regatta at Hanakao‘o (Canoe) Beach Park.
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Kahana shows its strength

LAHAINA — As the Maui County Hawaiian Canoe Association grows, so does the challenge to carve out strongholds for each of the clubs. From 14-time state champion Hawaiian Canoe Club’s keiki juggernaut to Wailea’s dominance in the men’s upper divisions to the prowess of Kihei in the ...

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Macedo wins World Surf League junior event

First Photo: Summer Macedo of Lahaina rides a wave in the championship heat on the way to winning the World Surf League girls junior tour’s Los Cabos Open of Surf on Saturday at “Zippers” in San Jose del Cabo, Mexico. Macedo had a 17.26 in the final that included a 9.93 wave. ...

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Training photo wins contest

Zach Zane of Wailuku is the May winner of The Maui News Sports Photo contest for a shot he took of himself in a mixed martial arts training session on May 26 at War Memorial Stadium. Zane took the photo with a timer — in the image, he is delivering a leaping knee into the mitts of training ...

SPORTS BULLETIN BOARD

• EDITOR’S NOTE: The Sports Bulletin Board is published Sundays. Mail or bring material to The Maui News, 100 Mahalani St., Wailuku, 96793; fax (808) 242-9087; call (808) 249-6845; or email sports@mauinews.com. Upcoming events • FOOTBALL Wednesday—Maui Pop Warner Football will ...

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Snyder to teach at clinic

Olympic wrestling gold medalist Kyle Snyder will offer instruction at a Maui Style clinic scheduled for 9-11 a.m. Wednesday at War Memorial Gym in Wailuku. The clinic is free to any wrestler with a USA Wrest-ling card. Snyder, a senior-to-be at Ohio State, became the youngest Olympic ...

A.J. Ashoff dives for a ball in front of Malia Bennett during an Aloha Volleyball match Saturday in Kula. Ashoff and Bennett finished second in the 14-and-under division, and Ashoff teamed with Ella Connor to take first place in girls 18.
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Valley Isle Scoreboard

BEACH VOLLEYBALL ALOHA VOLLEYBALL Saturday’s Results At Kula 11 and under—1. Jamie Nees and Josh Hyman, 2. Collin Phelps and Hayden Phelps, 3. Christina Naish and Emily Coflin, 4. Malie Vickers and Aubrey Blanchette, 5. Hunter Hodges and Henry Devereux, 6. Giulia Quinsaat and Maile ...

Kurt Suzuki

From Maui to the Majors

Statistics for 2001 Baldwin graduate Kurt Suzuki of the Atlanta Braves: SATURDAY: Did not play in first game of doubleheader. 0-4, 0-1 on SB attempt against in second game. Hitless in last four games (0-16). SEASON: .213 batting avg. (19-89), 3 HR, 16 RBIs, 8 runs, 4-18 on SB attempts against.

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Hawks top Warriors on first day of rugby tournament

First photo: The Kahului Warriors’ Isaiah Pulu (right) goes for the ball as Peter Suniula clears out the Kona Hawks’ Jason Shrable in the second half of the Hawks’ 14-0 win Friday in a Maui 7s Tournament rugby match at Maui High School in Kahului. The two-day event concludes today. Second ...

Macedo eliminated in sixth round of WSL qualifying series event

The Maui News Summer Macedo of Lahaina bowed out of the Los Cabos Open on Friday, losing to Australia’s Dimity Stoyle in the sixth round of the World Surf League women’s qualifying series event at “Zippers” in San Jose Del Cabo, Mexico. Macedo had a score of 10.17, and Stoyle won ...

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All-comers track meets wrap up

Ezra Yarborough (right, first photo) looks over at Adam Sarchet as they and other runners take off in a youth 100-meter dash race Friday at Yamamoto Track & Field Facility in Wailuku during the third and final all-comers meet of the spring. About 100 racers participated in the event. Second ...

Valley Isle Scoreboard

Golf RGC Golf Club Sunday’s results At Royal Kaanapali Golf Course Low net—Mark Shimamura 73, Gordon Guerrero 75, Glenn Ono 75, Gerry Caliva 77, James Palafox 78. Low gross—Mark Shimamura 74. Closest to the pin—No. 2: Ron Ishikawa. No. 8: Miles Suzuki. No. 15: Steven Lee. ...

Kurt Suzuki

From Maui to the Majors

Statistics for Baldwin graduate Kurt Suzuki of the Atlanta Braves: FRIDAY: 0-4, 0-1 on SB attempt against. SEASON: .224 batting avg. (19-85), 3 HR, 16 RBIs, 8 runs, 4-17 on SB attempts against.

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Macedo wins Los Cabos Open fifth-round heat

Summer Macedo rides a wave Thursday en route to winning her fifth-round heat in the Los Cabos Open at “Zippers” in San Jose Del Cabo, Mexico. Macedo had a score of 11.13, Oahu’s Bailey Nagy was second with a 9.40 and Australia’s Isabella Nichols was third with a 9.10. In the sixth round ...

ADs vote for three six-team football playoffs

The three tiers of state high school football tournaments are one step away from returning in the fall, with six teams in the Open Division for the second straight year, and six each in the Division I and Division II events as well. The Maui Interscholastic League’s lone proposal — to host ...

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BasketballMaui camp draws more than 260

FIRST PHOTO: Brandon Matano dunks over a group of youths at War Memorial Gym in Wailuku during a session of the five-day BasketballMaui camp that concluded Thursday. The event drew more than 260 participants, and also had sessions at Baldwin’s Jon Garcia Gym and the Kaahumanu Hou gym in ...

Kurt Suzuki

From Maui to the Majors

Statistics for Baldwin graduate Kurt Suzuki of the Atlanta Braves: _______________ KURT SUZUKI THURSDAY: Did not play. SEASON: .235 batting avg. (19-81), 3 HR, 16 RBIs, 8 runs, 4-16 on SB attempts against.

Summer Macedo of Lahaina competes in the second round of the Los Cabos Open of Surf on Tuesday in San Jose Del Cabo, Mexico.
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Valley Isle Sports / In Brief

Macedo into fifth round at ‘Zippers’ Summer Macedo of Lahaina advanced through three rounds of the Los Cabos Open of Surf on Tuesday in San Jose Del Cabo, Mexico, and posted the highest-scoring wave and heat of the day in the World Surf League women’s qualifying series event. After ...