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Tennis Wailuku Halloween Jr. Challenger/Open Tournament Friday’s-Sunday’s Results At Wells Park and War Memorial Complex Boys singles Open 16—Final: (1) Kai Matsui def. Jacob Keyser 6-3, 6-2. Third place: Gage Bailey def. Barrett Barnard 6-1, 6-0. Semifinals: Jacob Keyser def. ...

Rivals ready for winner-take-all

WAILUKU — It’s safe to say the rivalry between Baldwin and Maui high schools on the football field is back. The Bears won 26 straight games between the two largest high schools in Maui County from 2001-13, but over the last five seasons, the Sabers own a 6-5 advantage head-to-head. In ...

Maui surfers bow out in quarterfinals of HIC Pro

Maui surfers Dusty Payne, Cody Young, Tanner Hendrickson and Ian Gentil all advanced to the quarterfinals of the HIC Pro on Wednesday before being eliminated. In a long finals day for the World Surf League Qualifying Series 3,000 event, Gentil started with an 11.57 in the last third-round heat ...

Tasini cut from Cards’ practice team

The Arizona Cardinals released defensive tackle Pasoni Tasini from their practice squad on Wednesday. Tasini, a graduate of Baldwin High School, and tight end Andrew Vollert were cut after the team signed defensive tackle Vincent Valentine and tight end Gabe Holmes. Tasini was also on the ...

Payne advances to the fourth round of HIC Pro

Lahaina’s Dusty Payne, competing for the first time since a near-fatal wipeout earlier this year, was a winner in his first heat of the HIC Pro on Tuesday afternoon at Sunset Beach on Oahu’s North Shore. As action picked up following a stormy morning, Payne delivered a vintage performance ...

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MIL Football MIL STANDINGS DIVISION I W L Pct PF PA x-Maui High 4 4 .500 194 172 y-Baldwin 3 5 .375 172 270 DIVISION II W L Pct PF PA z-Lahainaluna 8 0 1.000 313 19 KS Maui 5 3 .625 229 198 King Kekaulike 0 8 .000 109 358 x-clinched first-round ...

Aloha Classic continues at Hookipa

First photo: Marcilio Browne of Brazil catches some air during the pro men’s third round of the IWT Aloha Classic on Monday at Hookipa Beach Park. Browne won his heat with a score of 14.17 to advance to the quarterfinals. Second photo: Maui’s Tatiana Howard rides a wave during her heat. ...

Paterson, Akerson capture Xterra championships

KAPALUA — No matter how mud-stained his face was, there was no hiding Rom Akerson’s smile as he crossed the finish line to win the Xterra World Championship on Sunday at the Ritz-Carlton in Kapalua. The 34-year-old Costa Rican had plenty to be happy about after completing the off-road ...

Xterra World Championship

Sunday’s Results At Kapalua Swim-bike-run—Total Men Pro—1. Rom Akerson 21:43-1:44:33-46:25—2:52:41, 2. Bradley Weiss 21:38-1:47:03-44:35—2:53:16, 3. Sam Osborne 20:47-1:47:03-46:47—2:54:37, 4. Ruben Ruzafa 21:42-1:43:36-50:16—2:55:34, 5. Josiah Middaugh ...

Lunas seeded No. 1, to host D-II semifinal

The Maui News The two-time defending state champion Lahainaluna High School football team will host either Roosevelt or Pac-Five in a First Hawaiian Bank/HHSAA Division II State Championship semifinal game on Nov. 17 at Sue Cooley Stadium. The D-II bracket was released Sunday. The Division ...

Aloha Classic kicks off at Hookipa

First photo: The opening ceremony, with Mayor Alan Arakawa (right) in attendance, kicks off the International Windsurfing Tour’s Aloha Classic on Sunday at Hookipa Beach Park. There ceremony included a Hawaiian blessing and a speech from Arakawa. The event, which features windsurfers from 29 ...

Maui surfers advance as HIC Pro gets underway

The Maui News Maui’s Cody Young put up the best score Sunday on the first day of the HIC Pro at Sunset Beach on Oahu’s North Shore. Young, who had a bye in the first round of the World Surf League qualifying series event, posted a score of 16.83 to beat Oahu’s Kiron Jabour (13.16) ...

Valley Isle Scoreboard

Saturday’s Result LAHAINALUNA 54, KING KEKAULIKE 0 At Sue Cooley Stadium King Kekaulike 0 0 0 0— 0 Lahainaluna 26 7 14 7—54 First Quarter LL—Joshua Tihada 18 run (Kaihulali Casco kick), 10:43. LL—Apakasi Felemi 16 run (run failed), 7:18. LL—Ikaika Viela 3 run (kick ...

Sabers, Gangnath win state crowns

It was a historic Saturday morning for Maui High School and Seabury Hall at the Honolulu Marathon Hawaii High School Athletic Association Cross Country Championships at Central Oahu Regional Park in Waipio. Maui High became the first neighbor island public school — boys or girls — to take ...

Lunas wrap up unbeaten MIL slate with shutout of Na Alii

LAHAINA — There wasn’t much drama to Lahainaluna High School’s 54-0 win over King Kekaulike to finish the Maui Interscholastic League slate for both teams on Saturday night at Sue Cooley Stadium. The Lunas, who rang up an 8-0 mark in MIL play for the second year in a row with their 19th ...

Bears claim third straight MIL cheer championship

The Baldwin High School cheerleading team continued its Maui Interscholastic League dominance Saturday, winning its third straight championship at the Bears’ Jon Garcia Gym in Wailuku. With a team score of 505.75, the Bears secured another trip to the state championship, which will be held ...

Fresno State sends UH to third loss in a row, 50-20

FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — Marcus McMaryion threw for 284 yards and four touchdowns, and Fresno State blew it open before halftime to beat the University of Hawaii football team 50-20 Saturday night. Following a power outage that delayed the game roughly 30 minutes not long after the contest ...

Seabury Hall places sixth

The Seabury Hall girls volleyball team lost to Mid-Pacific on Saturday in the fifth-place match of the New City Nissan Division II State Championship at the Neal Blaisdell Arena in Honolulu. Ella Connor had 13 kills and seven kills, and Isabel Bennett had 10 kills and 16 digs in the ...

Valley Isle Scoreboard

RUNNING XTERRA TRAIL RUNS Saturday’s Results At Kapalua 10K Male 10-14—1. Adam Whitton 1:07:12, 2. James Notarangelo 1:10:32, 3. Noah Whitton 1:15:57. 15-19—1. Thomas Chambeyron 51:25, 2. Norman O'Brien 1:04:28. 20-24—1. Nevan Young 57:04, 2. John Martinez ...

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