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Unbeaten Lunas get past Sabers in MIL semifinals

The Maui News The Lahainaluna High School girls basketball team rode three players in double-digit scoring to a 52-38 win over Maui High in the semifinals of the Maui Interscholastic League Division I tournament on Monday at Shine Matsui Athletic Center in Kahului. Braeanna Estabillo scored ...

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Softball MAUI SENIOR SOFTBALL Sunday’s Results At War Memorial Little League fields Kolohe 17, Paninis 2 Toros 10, Pono Seniors 7 Bases Loaded 21, Maui 6-0 8 Guavas 12, Gomes 9 Monarchs 14, Raiders 4 Ka Newa 13, Dragons 1 Mix Breeds 10, Oloz 4 Baseball MAUI AJA ...

Warriors, Spartans secure MIL crowns

LAHAINA — King Kekaulike High School’s Makanahele Emmsley looked up at the finish line alongside her girls paddling crew in disbelief Saturday at the Maui Interscholastic League canoe regatta No. 4 at Hanakaoo (Canoe) Beach Park. “I didn’t see anyone near us and nobody was even ...

Bears keep alive state hopes, tie with Na Alii

WAILUKU — It came in the final minute of an eventual scoreless tie, but it was huge for the slim state tournament hopes of the Baldwin High School girls soccer team. Bears goalkeeper Malie Kuia stoned a wide-open shot by King Kekaulike’s Lyti Akinaka, who had found a through pass in front ...

Buenrostro-Gallimore gears up for swimming swan song

LAHAINA — Next week’s Maui Interscholastic League swimming and diving championships look like they will be a Baldwin High School party, but it will have special meaning for Rebecca Buenrostro-Gallimore. The Bears senior swam the backstroke leg on Baldwin’s victorious 200-yard medley ...

Lunas earn 11 wins at round-robin meet

The Lahainaluna High School boys and girls wrestling teams combined to win 11 of 24 weight classes during the fourth Maui Interscholastic League round-robin meet of the season Saturday at the King Kekaulike Gym in Pukalani. The Lunas boys team picked up six wins; their champions were Ikua ...

Na Alii boys take control

WAILUKU — The Maui Interscholastic League boys soccer standings took a sudden U-turn in less than 15 minutes on Saturday night as dusk fell at War Memorial Stadium. King Kekaulike High School’s come-from-behind 3-1 victory over defending MIL champion Baldwin catapulted Na Alii to the top ...

Sabers top Bears for semifinal spot

Honey Let Padasdao scored 13 points, and the Maui High School girls basketball team defeated Baldwin 38-17 in the Maui Interscholastic League Division I tournament play-in game Saturday at Shine Matsui Athletic Center in Kahului. The No. 4 seed Sabers (6-7) led throughout, opening up a 17-4 ...

Valley Isle Sports / In Brief

Ki-Aikido introductory course offered Maui Ki-Aikido is offering a four-week introductory course for adults and teens next month at Shunshinkan Dojo in Wailuku. Classes will be held on Thursday nights (Feb. 1, 8, 15 and 22) at the dojo located at 194 S. Market Street, from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. ...

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BOWLING VALLEY ISLE BOWLING LEAGUE Wednesday’s Results At Maui Bowling Center Standings—Unrespectable’s 55, No Ka Oi 44.5, Da Hui II 41, Pac Auto 40.5, Strike Force 40, All Good 39, Jus Us 3. High series (handicap)—Sharky Ikeda 708, Roland Caniaveral 704, Chris Hagin 674, ...

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Spartans put on show

OLINDA — This one wasn’t close for very long, but the Seabury Hall boys basketball team got to play a home game in front of a rare packed house in the Erdman Athletic Center on Friday night. As the school celebrated senior night for all of its winter sports, the Spartans boys basketball ...

Mancuso calls it a career in superhero style

CORTINA D’AMPEZZO, Italy — The Wonder Woman suit. The red cape with a big “J’’ printed on it. The plastic tiara. Julia Mancuso’s outlandish costume for her retirement ski race was a reminder of what made her so great: she was a free-spirited Californian who consistently beat the ...

Macedo into Florida Pro third round

Summer Macedo of Lahaina competes during the second round of the Ron Jon Florida Pro on Friday in Sebastian Inlet, Fla. Macedo posted the best total of the round (15.43) helped by the round’s highest single-wave score 8.10) to advance to the third round of the World Surf League women’s ...

Calderon helps lead undefeated Pine Lads past Trojans, 60-27

The Lanai High School boys basketball team got 25 points from Naighel Calderon in a 60-27 victory over St. Anthony on Friday night in Lanai City. Arjen Uminga added 16 points for the Pine Lads, who improved to 5-0 in Maui Interscholastic League play. Bubba Chuckas scored 13 points to lead the ...

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RODEO HHSRA Maui District At Kaonoulu Ranch Saturday’s Unofficial Results Keiki Show No. 4 Leadline Barrel Racing—1. Tayze Sinenci 26.647, 2. Kingston Abbey 27.981, 3. Kamea Paoa-Otsuka 38.253, 4. Evie Sproat-Augustiro 38.463, 5. Narra Elena Tyrrell 42.743, 6. Emmett Boteilho ...

Lunas secure state spot

LAHAINA — Things started slowly for the Lahainaluna High School boys basketball team on Thursday night at the Lahaina Civic Center — in more ways than one. The Lunas (8-0) still managed to beat Maui High 62-34 to clinch the Maui Interscholastic League regular-season title and a fifth ...

Lenny advances as Sunset Open gets underway

Kai Lenny of Spreckelsville competes during the second round of the Sunset Open on Thursday on Oahu’s North Shore. The versatile waterman, who made his World Surf League qualifying series debut last year and also leads the WSL’s Big Wave Tour standings, finished behind California’s Shaun ...

Lahainaluna completes unbeaten regular season

The Maui News – The Lahainaluna High School girls basketball team finished its 10th straight unbeaten Maui Interscholastic League regular season with a 66-28 win over Maui High on senior night Thursday at the Lahaina Civic Center. The Lunas said goodbye to six seniors on the night they ...

Kimoto helps lead Bears to victory over Lunas

The Maui News – Camille Kimoto had two goals to help the Baldwin High School girls soccer team defeat Lahainaluna 3-0 in a Maui Interscholastic League match on Thursday night at Sue Cooley Stadium in Lahaina. Angelle Ferge put the Bears up early with her goal in the fifth minute, and Kimoto ...