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GOLF MAUI OPEN Saturday’s First Round At The Dunes at Maui Lani Championship Flight—Chris Shimomura 70, Alex Chiarella 72, Samuel Cyr 72, Jake Grodzinsky 74, Juan Rodriguez 74, Marcus Judge 75, Justin Ngan 76, Corey Kozuma 77, Hayden Williamson 77, Johnathan Galarita 77, Justin ...

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From Maui to the Majors

Statistics for Baldwin graduate Kurt Suzuki of the Atlanta Braves: _______________ KURT SUZUKI SATURDAY: Did not play. SEASON: .259 batting avg. (64-247), 32 runs, 36 RBIs, 8 HR, 7 HBP, 4 E, 2-26 on SB attempts against.

Na Alii fall to Tigers

PUKALANI — The stage was set for an important win for someone. McKinley High School swooped in to Pukalani and walked away with a 31-14 win over King Kekaulike on Friday night in the first game of the high school football season on the Valley Isle. The game was a four-point contest early ...

Victorino officially retires with Philadelphia Phillies

Shane Victorino, one of the most decorated major league players to hail from Hawaii, officially retired Friday after signing a one-day contract with the Philadelphia Phillies, the team he helped to the 2008 World Series championship. Victorino, a 1999 graduate of St. Anthony High School, ...

Maui prevails in West Zone battle with Long Beach

The Maui Pony All-Stars rallied from a 4-1 deficit and prevailed in a back-and-forth battle with Long Beach, Calif., 6-5 on Friday to improve to 2-0 at the West Zone tournament in West Hills, Calif. Maui scored the first run of the game in the bottom of the second inning, but Long Beach ...

From Maui to the Majors

Statistics for Baldwin graduate Kurt Suzuki of the Atlanta Braves: _______________ KURT SUZUKI FRIDAY: 0-4. SEASON: .259 batting avg. (64-247), 32 runs, 36 RBIs, 8 HR, 7 HBP, 4 E, 2-26 on SB attempts against.

Valley Isle Sports / In Brief

Hendrickson bows out at U.S. Open of Surfing Lahaina’s Tanner Hendrickson was eliminated from the Vans U.S. Open of Surfing on Friday after finishing last in his fourth-round heat at Huntington Beach, Calif. Hendrickson posted a two-wave score of 8.40, placing behind Brazil’s Jadson Andre ...

Monarchs win title in dramatic fashion

First photo: Robert Motooka is swarmed by his Monarchs teammates Thursday after his three-run double gave the Maui squad a 10-9 victory over Onipaa in the E division championship game of the 43rd Hawaii State Senior Softball Tournament on Thursday at Keopuolani Park in Kahului. Trailing 9-7 in ...

Maui routs Utah in West Zone opener

The Maui News Five pitchers struck out 12 of 15 batters in a combined no-hitter, Makane Honokaupu had four hits and scored four runs, and the Maui Pony All-Stars defeated Orem, Utah, 21-0 in five innings on the opening day of the West Zone tournament in West Hills, Calif., on Thursday. Maui ...

Hendrickson advances to fourth round at Vans U.S. Open of Surfing

Tanner Hendrickson of Lahaina competes during the third round of the Vans U.S. Open of Surfing on Thursday at Huntington Beach, Calif. Hendrickson won his heat with a day’s best score of 14.50. He faces Brazil’s Jadson Andre and Michael Rodrigues when competition resumes. World Surf ...

Valley Isle Scoreboard

Softball HAWAII STATE SENIOR SOFTBALL TOURNAMENT Thursday’s Results At Maehara Stadium, War Memorial Little League fields, Keopuolani Park and Papohaku Park A DIVISION Semifinals Aikane 14, Pomaikai Seniors 8 Keonimana Gents 13, Kona Gold 8 Consolation Hui Ohana 15, Mix ...

From Maui to the Majors

Statistics for Baldwin graduate Kurt Suzuki of the Atlanta Braves: THURSDAY: Did not play. SEASON: .263 batting avg. (64-243), 32 runs, 36 RBIs, 8 HR, 7 HBP, 4 E, 2-26 on SB attempts against.

Hawaiian gears up for dogfight

The drama for Hawaiian Canoe Club at the Hawaiian Canoe Racing Association state championship regatta may come down to one small snapshot on the 41-race slate. HCC’s Hiilei Luuwai and Kaysha Terry-Ah Kui have combined for 20 state medals since they started paddling together as ...

Macedo into U.S. Open junior women’s final

Summer Macedo of Lahaina competes during the first round of the Vans U.S. Open of Surfing Women’s Pro Junior on Wednesday in Huntington Beach, Calif. Macedo won her heat with a 6.07 before also winning in the quarterfinals (12.77) and semifinals (13.94) to claim a spot in the final, where she ...

Valley Isle Sports / In Brief

Monteleone wins four golds at nationals Maui’s Cynthia Monteleone and Mary Trotto competed at the USATF National Masters Track and Field Championship last weekend, with Monteleone claiming four golds and Trotto bringing home two of her own. Monteleone, a West Maui Masters athlete and ...

Valley Isle Scoreboard

Softball HAWAII STATE SENIOR SOFTBALL TOURNAMENT Wednesday’s Results At Maehara Stadium, War Memorial Little League fields, Keopuolani Park and Papohaku Park A Division Aikane 15, Hui Ohana 3 Pomaikai Seniors 18, Ohana Rebels 11 Kona Gold 18, Mix Breeds 16 Keonimana Gents 8, ...

From Maui to the Majors

Statistics for Baldwin graduate Kurt Suzuki of the Atlanta Braves: WEDNESDAY: Marlins-Braves postponed. SEASON: .263 batting avg. (64-243), 32 runs, 36 RBIs, 8 HR, 7 HBP, 4 E, 2-26 on SB attempts against.

Eldridge ready for final season

Teva Eldridge left Baldwin High School as a 230-pound basketball standout who dabbled in football. Now, he is a 285-pound fifth-year senior leader of the University of Hawaii defensive line. “Very excited, this is my last year,” Eldridge said last week. “We want to come out swinging and ...

Hendrickson moves on at U.S. Open

Tanner Hendrickson of Lahaina competes during the Vans U.S. Open of Surfing men’s second round on Tuesday at Huntington Beach, Calif. Hendrickson placed second in his heat with a two-wave total of 10.90 to advance to the third round of the World Surf League qualifying series 10,000 event. ...