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Dragons rally past Farmers in 4

The Maui News – Facing a win-or-go-home scenario, the Hana High School girls volleyball team rallied from a first-set loss to defeat Molokai 20-25, 25-22, 25-21, 25-22 in the semifinals of the Maui Interscholastic League Division II tournament on Thursday night at “The Barn” in ...

Valley Isle Scoreboard

Football MIL STANDINGS DIVISION I W L Pct PF PA x-Maui High 4 2 .667 163 127 Baldwin 2 5 .286 148 256 DIVISION II W L Pct PF PA z-Lahainaluna 7 0 1.000 259 19 KS Maui 3 3 500 144 157 King Kekaulike 0 6 .000 85 240 x-won first-round championship; z-clinched overall ...

Grove ready for second BKFC fight

Kendall Grove was picking up his kids from school on Monday afternoon when he took a chance to talk about his upcoming Bare Knuckle Fighting Championship bout with Marcel Stamps. The symbolism was fitting. Grove, a father of six, turns 36 years old on Nov. 12, and he wants to be one of the ...

Dragons, Hawks punch tickets to MIL Division II semifinals

The Maui News – The Hana High School and Haleakala Waldorf girls volleyball teams extended their seasons Wednesday, picking up victories in the Maui Interscholastic League Division II tournament quarterfinals. The third-seeded Dragons (10-3) got a team-high seven kills from Shasta Kalalau ...

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Baldwin to host free youth basketball clinic Coaches for the Baldwin High School boys basketball team will conduct a free youth clinic and games on Nov. 3 at the school’s Jon Garcia Gym in Wailuku. The clinic is open to boys and girls in grades 4-8. The day will include instruction on ...

King Kekaulike completes perfect run to MIL crown

LAHAINA — It may be too early to call the 2018 King Kekaulike High School girls volleyball team the best ever from the Maui Interscholastic League, but this Na Alii team is making a strong case as it heads into the state tournament. King Kekaulike rolled past defending champion Kamehameha ...

Hanneman picks up win at HYSDO Pro Junior

The Maui News – Maui’s Eli Hanneman picked up a huge score late to capture his first pro win Tuesday, coming out on top of a stacked final at the HYSDO Pro Junior at Turtle Bay Resort on Oahu’s North Shore. After winning his semifinal heat of the World Surf League Hawaii/Tahiti Nui ...

Kamehameha Maui defeats Lahainaluna, clinches state tournament berth

LAHAINA — After losing a grueling third set in enemy territory, the Kamehameha Schools Maui girls volleyball team responded with its most important set win of the season to clinch a state tournament berth on Monday night. The Warriors regrouped to claim a 25-19, 25-23, 27-29, 25-15 victory ...

Na Alii sweep Sabers, remain unbeaten

The Maui News – The top-seeded King Kekaulike High School girls volleyball team swept past Maui High in the semifinals of the Maui Interscholastic League Division I tournament on Monday night at Lahainaluna gym. Na Alii, ranked third in the state by the Honolulu Star-Advertiser, improved to ...

Damazo, Bocksnick win Maui Marathon

LAHAINA — Eight years ago, Jason Damazo and his wife, Lindsey, visited Maui for their honeymoon. Fast forward to Sunday, and the 34-year-old Seattle native and his wife were again celebrating on the Valley Isle, sharing a warm embrace after he was the first to cross the finish line in front ...

Valley Isle Scoreboard

Saturday’s Result BALDWIN 30, KING KEKAULIKE 27 At War Memorial Stadium King Kekaulike ….. 7 ….. 12 ….. 0 ….. 8—27 Baldwin ………… 14 ….. 0 …. 13 …. 3—30 First Quarter B—Kevin Varner 19 pass from La‘a Asuega-Stark (Bishop Wickes kick), ...

Bears escape with victory over Na Alii

WAILUKU — When the Baldwin High School football team had to have a win, it turned to Bishop Wickes. The senior running back did just enough to lead the Bears to a dramatic 30-27 win over King Kekaulike on Saturday night at War Memorial Stadium. Wickes caught a crucial 17-yard pass to set ...

Cambra, Nagata claim MIL titles

WAILUKU — Kody Cambra’s patience and focus were put to the test during the Maui Interscholastic League air riflery championship Saturday at Jon Garcia Gym. The Kamehameha Maui senior was placed in the third and final heat of day and that meant waiting — a lot. Almost five hours passed ...

Cougars dominate Rainbow Warriors

PROVO, Utah (AP) — Freshman Zach Wilson threw for three touchdowns and was one of four BYU players to run for a score to help the Cougars beat the University of Hawaii football team 49-23 on Saturday. The 49 points are the most given up this season by the Rainbow Warriors (6-2), who have ...

Kamehameha Maui girls capture third straight MIL championship

The Kamehameha Schools Maui girls bowling team claimed its third straight Maui Interscholastic League team title with a 3-0 victory over Maui High at Maui Bowling Center in Wailuku on Saturday, the final day of the season. Nadia Apo-Takayama had a high game of 168 to lead the Warriors, who ...

Hawks sweep past Trojans

Sekaya Verber had 16 kills and 11 aces, and Mileina Sniffen recorded 12 aces to lead the Haleakala Waldorf girls volleyball team to a 25-10, 25-9, 25-18 victory over St. Anthony on Saturday night at Paia Gym. Ramona Borchers added five kills and seven aces, and Izabelle Palmore contributed ...

Valley Isle Scoreboard

GOLF MAUI COUNTRY CLUB Women’s Ace Day Thursday’s Results 1. Myriam Takamatsu 71, 2 Gwen Kauhaapo 70, t3. Kapsoo Dyer 73, t3. Jaime Ullrich 73. Low gross—Janet Simpson 89. Low putts—Ethelyn Stisher, Mae Karimoto 28. # # # PUKALANI TERRACE GOLF CLUB Saturday’s ...

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• 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 • BASEBALL Oct. 21—The Little League ...

Lunas clinch MIL D-II title

PUKALANI — The Lahainaluna High School football team has convincingly stamped itself as one of the best teams in the state, regardless of classification. The two-time defending Division II state champions clinched their 12th straight trip to that state tournament with a commanding 47-0 win ...