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Molokai reaches final day of district tournament with wild win

First photo: West Maui’s Kahi Magno is tagged out at third base by Molokai’s Nakoa Orlando during the first inning of Molokai’s 11-10 win Monday in a Hawaii State Little League District III Minors (9-10) Division tournament game at War Memorial Complex in Wailuku. Molokai scored in every ...

Krueger aces Dunes at Maui Lani’s eighth hole

The Maui News Mike Krueger of Kahului had a hole-in-one on June 2 at The Dunes at Maui Lani in Kahului. Krueger aced the eighth hole, using a 7-iron for the 155-yard shot, which was witnessed by Robert Spenser and James Krueger.

Valley Isle Scoreboard

Baseball Hawaii State Little League District III Tournament Monday’s Results At War Memorial Complex Minors (9-10) Division MOLOKAI 11, WEST MAUI 10 Molokai 412 220 — 11 West Maui 222 103 — 10 Tyzen Yamamoto, Moese Reyes (2), Reyn Raguindin (2), Leland Kawano-Kanekoa (6), ...

From Maui to the Majors

Statistics for Baldwin graduate Kurt Suzuki of the Atlanta Braves: MONDAY: Braves idle. SEASON: .227 batting avg. (25-110), 4 HR, 19 RBIs, 12 runs, 7-26 on SB attempts against.

Central moves one win from Minors district title

First photo: Marley Sebastian pitches for Central East Maui on Sunday in the first inning of an 11-1, four-inning win over West Maui that moved Central one win from the Hawaii State Little League District III Minors (9-10) Division title. Central will play Tuesday against the winner of ...

Penn loses to Siver by majority decision on UFC Fight Night card

The Maui News Ultimate Fighting Championship Hall of Famer B.J. Penn of Hilo lost by majority decision to Dennis Siver on Sunday in a UFC Fight Night featherweight bout in Oklahoma City. The 38-year-old Penn (16-12-2), a former lightweight and welterweight champion, remained winless since ...

Valley Isle Scoreboard

Baseball Hawaii State Little League District III Tournaments Sunday’s Results At War Memorial Complex Minors (9-10) Division MOLOKAI 13, UPCOUNTRY 0, 4 innings Molokai 408 1 — 13 Upcountry 000 0 — 0 Tyzen Yamamoto, Keolamuu Lowelowe (2), Leland Kawano-Kaneokua (4) and ...

From Maui to the Majors

Statistics for Baldwin graduate Kurt Suzuki of the Atlanta Braves: SUNDAY: 0-4, GIDP, 0-1 on SB attempt against. SEASON: .227 batting avg. (25-110), 4 HR, 19 RBIs, 12 runs, 7-26 on SB attempts against.

Detlefsen wins Cycle to the Sun

FIRST PHOTO: Hans Detlefsen kisses his wife, Sahar, after winning the Cycle to the Sun on Saturday. Hans Detlefsen completed the course, which covers 36 miles from Paia to the Haleakala summit, 10,023 feet above sea level, in 2 hours, 46 minutes, 17.73 seconds. “My wife and my baby daughter ...

Keiki are again foundation for Na Kai Ewalu

KAHULUI — John Wilming-ton III would have enjoyed Saturday at Kahului Harbor. One of Na Kai Ewalu Canoe Club’s charter members in 1972, Wilmington reached out to the children of Central Maui to come to the harbor for outrigger paddling. The club he helped found has had a resurgence in the ...

UFC official reportedly says Casey has no positive tests

The Maui News An official with the Ultimate Fighting Championship has said Cortney Casey has never tested positive for any prohibited substances, including in testing after UFC 211, according to an online report. The website mmafighting.com, operated by SB Nation, quoted UFC vice president ...

Williams sweeps to DaKine Classic title

Ross Williams swept all eight races to win the gold fleet title in the DaKine Classic on Saturday at Kanaha Beach Park in Kahului. Windsurfers competed in winds of 25-30 mph in the second event of the 33th annual Maui Race Series. Williams, ranked fourth in racing on the Professional ...

Williams, Hue Sing place second at regionals

The Maui News Maui’s Oscar Williams and Aaron Hue Sing earned second-place finishes in folkstyle wrestling Saturday at the West Kids and Cadet Regional Championships in Pocatello, Idaho. Williams, who also placed second in freestyle and fourth in Greco-Roman, was the runner-up at 112 ...

Lunas celebrate life of Cooley

FIRST PHOTO: Lahainaluna High School football players, family and supporters join hands during a celebration of life for Sue Cooley, who died in February at the age of 93, on Saturday at the school’s on-campus stadium which bears her name. Cooley, a longtime West Maui resident, donated $7.5 ...

Valley Isle Scoreboard

CYCLING CYCLE TO THE SUN Saturday’s Results Paia to Haleakala summit Men 19-29—1. Justin Prior 2:52:25.40, 2. Carl Nethercutt 3:11:38.94, 3. Robert Allen 3:27:21.49, 4. Peter Vlad 3:28:46.02, 5. Graeme Murray 3:41:50.66, 6. Kaulana Saltiban 4:43:01.29, 7. Aron Beierschmitt ...

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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: .236 batting avg. (25-106), 4 HR, 19 RBIs, 12 runs, 7-25 on SB attempts against.

Widell’s whirlwind week

The latest stop on the Ryley Widell professional baseball tour is Elizabethton, Tenn. His arrival there concluded a whirlwind 72-hour span for Widell — selected by the Minnesota Twins in the seventh round of the Major League Baseball draft last week — that has carried him from Maui to ...

Molokai rallies for win on Day 1 of Minors tournament

FIRST PHOTO: Molokai’s Nakoa Orlando (right) celebrates with Kynan Carriaga-Abafo after scoring a run in the second inning of their 13-10 victory over Maui Upcountry in a Hawaii State Little League District III Minors (9-10) Tournament game Friday at the War Memorial Complex in Wailuku. The ...

Maui wrestlers place at regionals

Maui’s Mikah Labuanan takes down Washington’s Thomas Samuels during his 12-0 win in Greco-Roman wrestling at the West Kids and Cadet Regional Championship on Friday in Pocatello, Idaho. Labuanan placed fourth in the intermediate division at 70 pounds. Also, Aaron Hue Sing took third ...