Local Sports

Calibuso-Kwee leads by three after first round of MIL championships

WAIEHU — While the heat beamed down on Waiehu Municipal Golf Course, Lana Calibuso-Kwee stayed cool. The Baldwin High School sophomore fired a 1-over-par 73 in the first round of the Maui Interscholastic League individual championships on Saturday to take a three-shot lead over two-time ...

From Maui to the Majors

Statistics for Baldwin graduate Kurt Suzuki of the Washington Nationals: _______________ KURT SUZUKI SATURDAY: Did not play. SEASON: 0-7 (.000), 1 RBI.

Sets streak over, but UH still unbeaten after win over UCSB

Stijn van Tilburg had 22 kills and Rado Parapunov added 20 to lead the No. 1-ranked University of Hawaii men’s volleyball team to a 25-16, 25-21, 23-25, 25-19 victory over No. 3 UC Santa Barbara on Saturday night in Honolulu. In front of a soldout crowd on senior night at the Stan Sheriff ...

Hunter wows with 4.63 in 40 at Maui Gridiron Classic

King Kekaulike High School’s Trey Hunter ran a 4.63-second time in the 40-yard dash at the Maui Gridiron Classic combine on Friday at King Kekaulikle Stadium in Pukalani. The event was part of a combine day Friday and a skills session put on Saturday by All Poly Sports and 247. Evo Sports ...

Kamehameha Maui’s Lau, Mynar sign with colleges

Kamehameha Schools Maui tennis player Kayleen Lau (left) and wrestler Darius Mynar pose with their families during a signing ceremony Thursday at the school’s Charles Reed Bishop Learning Center in Pukalani. Lau — who was joined by father Dr. Jonathan Lau, grandmother Sarajean Tokunaga and ...

Bears down Na Alii, complete undefeated regular season

Jessica Baker and Audrey Reiss each had four goals to lead the Baldwin High School girls water polo team to a 10-3 win as the Maui Interscholastic League regular season wrapped up Saturday at Lahaina Aquatic Center. Kristi Kimura and Jacsen Donohue also scored for the regular-season champion ...

Warriors bounce back, top Tiger Sharks

The Kamehameha Schools Maui girls tennis team rebounded nicely from their first loss of the season with a 4-1 win over Kihei Charter on Saturday at Wailea Tennis Club. The Warriors, who lost to Seabury Hall the day before, took three of the four matches contested against the Tiger Sharks to ...

Valley Isle Sports / In Brief

Sarah Joe Memorial Regatta set for May 4-5 Hana Canoe Club will host the Sarah Joe Memorial Regatta on May 4-5 at 8 a.m. On May 4, there will be a 5-mile race from Kapueokahi, around Alau Island and back again. On May 5, there will be regatta races for multiple divisions, with emphasis on ...

Valley Isle Scoreboard

JUDO MIL MEET NO. 2 Saturday’s Results At King Kekaulike Girls 98 pounds—1. Jillian Ikehara, Kamehameha Maui; 2. Jamilyn Higa, Kamehameha Maui; 3. Teani Kaluhikaua, Kamehameha Maui. 103—1. Pearl Bachiller, Kamehameha Maui; 2. Kellysa Michiko Pauole, Kamehameha Maui; 3. Sean ...

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 • BASKETBALL June 10-13—Westside Hoops ...

Meinen, Bears down Sabers in five innings

WAILUKU — The Baldwin High School baseball team is well-versed at playing follow the leader. Roy Meinen, a 6-foot-2, 160-pound right-handed pitcher, did his best to repeat what teammate Kaipo Haole did one day earlier as the Bears beat Maui High 11-1 in five innings on Friday at Maehara ...

Seabury Hall girls hand Kamehameha first defeat

PUKALANI — The Seabury Hall girls tennis team got a big confidence boost Friday at Kamehameha Schools Maui. The Spartans beat the previously undefeated Warriors 4-1 in a battle of the top teams in the Maui Interscholastic League East Division. Seabury (6-1) captured all three singles ...

Monster 7th sends Lunas past Sabers

The Lahainaluna High School softball team scored 10 runs in the top of the seventh inning to beat Maui High 16-14 on Friday night at Patsy Mink Field in Kahului. The Lunas pounded out 13 hits, while the Sabers had 12. Maui High scored four times in the bottom of the seventh before falling ...

Spartans send Farmers to first loss of season

The Seabury Hall boys volleyball team dealt Molokai its first loss of the Maui Interscholastic League Division II season on Friday night at the Erdman Athletic Center, 26-24, 27-25, 23-25, 25-18. Kalai Anderson led the Spartans (7-2) with 11 kills, 13 digs and six blocks. Carter Phillips had ...

UH sweeps UC Santa Barbara

Facing its toughest test yet, the top-ranked University of Hawaii men’s volleyball team continued its unprecedented dominance with a 25-18, 25-22, 25-16 win over No. 3 UC Santa Barbara on Friday night at the Stan Sheriff Center in Honolulu. Rado Parapunov had 20 kills and four of the Rainbow ...

Baldwin clinches MIL regular-season crown

WAILUKU — Jessica Baker and Jacsen Donohue each scored three goals to lead the Baldwin High School girls water polo team to a 9-4 win over Lahainaluna on Thursday afternoon at Sakamoto Pool. The win clinched the Maui Interscholastic League regular-season title for the Bears (9-0). Baker and ...

Haole throws one-hit gem, Bears get past Sabers 2-0

WAILUKU — Kaipo Haole is one of the most experienced big-game pitchers the Maui Interscholastic League has ever seen. The senior right-hander for Baldwin High School has rarely ever been better than he was on Thursday as he led the Bears to a crucial 2-0 win over Maui High in a matchup of ...

Tar Heels headline 2020 field for Maui Jim Maui Invitational

The Maui News The Maui Jim Maui Invitational revealed its 2020 field on Thursday, with four-time Maui champion North Carolina leading a collection of programs that boasts a combined 214 NCAA Tournament appearances, 39 Final Four berths and 13 national championships. The Tar Heels will be ...

Bears beat Na Alii for second win of season

The Maui News Nephi Laga had 11 kills and four digs as the Baldwin High School boys volleyball team defeated King Kekaulike 25-17, 13-25, 25-22, 25-23 on Thursday night at Jon Garcia Gym in Wailuku. Kanoho Haupu had seven kills, six aces and five digs, and Noah Badayos added six kills and ...

Valley Isle Scoreboard

ALOHA FRIDAY BOWLING LEAGUE Friday’s Results • At Maui Bowling Center Standings—Steve’s 60, Wesley’s 50.5, Rick’s 50, Ana’s 46.5, Brian’s 45.5, Celine’s 45.5, Mary’s 45, Fred’s 41. High series (handicap)—Mary Naauao 680, Edward Damaso 643, Tan Altinbay 611, Kimo ...