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UH dashes past Queen’s

The second-ranked University of Hawaii men’s volleyball team swept its sixth match -- and first on the road -- with a 25-13, 25-17, 25-16 victory over Queen’s University on Thursday in Charlotte, N.C. King Kekaulike High School graduate Colton Cowell, a junior outside hitter, continued ...

Atwell leads Wahine past Irvine

The University of Hawaii women's basketball team won its second game in a row, 70-68, over UC Irvine in California on Thursday night. The Rainbow Wahine (9-12, 5-3 Big West) was led by Amy Atwell, who had 19 points. Makenna Woodfolk and Courtney Middap each chipped in 11 points for ...

Gillcoat sets sights on gold

Kawehi Gillcoat owns three state championship rings from his days with the Lahainaluna High School football team. However, that is not the sport he identifies most with for the West Maui school that is closing in on its 190th birthday. The senior 138-pounder is going for his fourth straight ...

Maui-born Victor among eight to sign with UH FB

The University of Hawaii football team received National Letters of Intent from eight prospects Wednesday, including a Maui-born player who was a prep star in Washington state. Lincoln Victor was a dual-threat quarterback at Union High School in Vancouver, Wash. He scored 36 touchdowns in ...

Valley Isle Sports In Brief

Sass of Makawao has hole-in-one Mike Sass of Makawao made a hole-in-one on Jan. 30 at Maui Country Club in Spreckelsville. Sass used a pitching wedge to ace the 92-yard 16th hole. Doug Monforton witnessed the shot. Seattle’s Gresset aces No. 7 at Maui Nui Verla Gresset made a ...

Valley Isle Scoreboard

Bowling ALOHA FRIDAY BOWLING LEAGUE Friday’s Results At Maui Bowling Center Standings—Steve’s 40, Wesley’s 39, Rick’s 34, Ana’s 30.5, Celine’s 30.5, Mary’s 29, Brian’s 27, Fred’s 26. High series (handicap)—Brian DePonte 638, Frederick Calhau Jr. 623, Frederick ...

Maui’s Young places equal-fifth at Volcom Pipe Pro

Maui’s Cody Young drops in on a wave during the Volcom Pipe Pro on Tuesday at the Banzai Pipeline on Oahu’s North Shore. Young advanced through the fifth round and quarterfinals of the World Surf League Qualifying Series 3,000 event before bowing out in the semifinals. He placed third in ...

Lauture leads Na Alii rally in win over Warriors

Boys Basketball Darius Lauture scored 12 of his team-high 20 points in the fourth quarter as the King Kekaulike High School basketball team came from behind to defeat Kamehameha Maui 45-37 on Tuesday night at Kaulaheanuiokamoku Gym in Pukalani. Na Alii trailed 28-24 after three quarters, ...

Valley Isle Sports / In Brief

Another Level Basketball Camp set for June Westside Hoops and Project Thrive’s Another Level Basketball Camp will be held June 10-13 at Lahaina Civic Center and Lahainaluna High School gym. The camp is open to boys and girls in grades 2-5 (at Lahaina Civic Center) and 6 and up ...

Padasdao leads Sabers to victory over Cougars

KAHULUI — Maui High School found its stride at just the right time. Fresh off a pair of big wins in the Maui Interscholastic League tournament, the Sabers defeated Kaiser 55-44 in the first round of the Snapple/HHSAA Girls Basketball Division I State Championship on Monday at Shine Matsui ...

Chargers end Bears’ bid for state repeat

WAILUKU — They have left an indelible legacy, for certain, but the prep careers for seven Baldwin High School boys soccer seniors ended abruptly in a 2-1 loss to Pearl City in a Queen’s Medical Center Division I State Championship first-round match that was decided in a penalty-kick ...

Rainbow Warriors’ football schedule announced; eight home games on tap

The University of Hawaii football team will start the 2019 season with three straight games against Pac-12 teams and has eight home games, the Rainbow Warriors’ most games at Aloha Stadium since 2002. UH’s 13-game schedule was announced Monday as the Mountain West Conference finalized its ...

Rainbow Warriors sweep Cardinal again

Stijn van Tilburg had 12 kills and Rado Parapunov added 10 kills and four aces as the University of Hawaii men’s volleyball team swept Stanford for the second time in three days Sunday at the Stan Sheriff Center in Honolulu. The second-ranked Rainbow Warriors defeated the No. 8 Cardinal ...

Valley Isle Scoreboard

Swimming MAGSA SHORT-COURSE FUN MEET Saturday’s Results At Kihei Aquatic Center Girls 8 and under 25-yard backstroke—1. Estelle Baxter, IA, 23.67; 2. Zoe Mochizuki, HSC, 25.74; 3. Danalynn Cory, IA, 28.34; 4. Lana Virgino, Maui, 29.12; 5. Kanani Russell, MDSC, 34.39. 50 ...

Running for the Whales

Runners take off from the starting line to begin the Pacific Whale Foundation’s Run and Walk for Whales on Saturday morning at the Maui Harbor Shops in Maalaea. The event included 10- and 5-kilometer races, as well as 10- and 1-mile courses. SECOND PHOTO: U.S. Coast Guard Lt. J.P. Botti ...

Na Alii, Warriors earn third-place finishes at state regatta

The King Kekaulike High School girls and Kamehameha Maui mixed crews each finished third in the Hawaiian Airlines Canoe Paddling State Championships, the best showings for the Maui Interscholastic League on Saturday at Keehi Lagoon in Honolulu. After claiming eight koa Hawaiian warrior-head ...

Spartans clinch regular-season MIL crown

The Seabury Hall boys basketball team took a big step towards its 10th straight Maui Interscholastic League Division II title by clinching the regular-season crown on Saturday with a 65-43 win over Lanai in Lanai City. The Spartans (8-0) swept the Pine Lads (6-2) over the weekend to claim the ...

Na Alii place fourth at state girls soccer championships

The King Kekaulike High School girls soccer team finished in fourth place at The Queen’s Medical Center State Championships after losing to Konawaena 1-0 in the Division I third-place game Saturday at Waipio Peninsula Soccer Complex on Oahu. Melina Ramirez scored the lone goal of the match ...

Lahainaluna boys, Baldwin girls earn dual wins ahead of MILs

In the final tune-up before the Maui Interscholastic League wrestling championships, the Lahainaluna High School boys and Baldwin girls posted narrow wins over their closest rivals Saturday in a dual meet at Jon Garcia Gym in Wailuku. The Lunas’ boys team edged Baldwin 32-31, while the ...

Valley Isle Scoreboard

RUNNING PACIFIC WHALE FOUNDATION RUN AND WALK FOR WHALES Saturday’s Results At Maui Harbor Shops, Maalaea 10K Female 11-29— 1. Jenna Lemieux 59:21, 2. Kimberly Funk 1:08:38. 30-49—1. Rachel Jang 50:28, 2. Christina Hinz 51:45, 3. Brianna Wianecki 54:40, 4. Jessica Mattson ...