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Lunas fall short in semifinals

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The Lahainaluna High School girls basketball team overcame an 11-point second-half deficit to tie the game late, but eventually lost 50-45 to Konawaena in a semifinal game at the Snapple Division I State Championship on Friday night at the Blaisdell Arena in Honolulu. The result sends the ...

Jenkins leads Spartans past Trojans

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Conner Jenkins scored 14 points — all but two in the first half — and the Seabury Hall boys basketball team remained on course for a Maui Interscholastic League Division II regular-season title playoff with a 51-15 victory over St. Anthony on Friday at War Memorial Gym in Wailuku. The ...

Richard’s perfect 10 highlights Day 3 at Volcom Pipe Pro

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Cam Richards of South Carolina competes during the fourth round of the Volcom Pipe Pro on Friday on Oahu’s North Shore. In surf of 6-8 feet, Richards had a near-perfect score of 19.83 — which included a perfect 10 — to advance to the fifth round. Among those also moving on to the fifth ...

Valley Isle Scoreboard

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BASEBALL MAUI AJA BASEBALL Wednesday’s Result At Maehara Stadium MAUI A’S 7, DAIMYO 5 Maui A’s 010 004 2—7 10 0 Daimyo 101 003 0—5 8 3 Cyrus Robson, Tristan Catan (5), Micah Kele (7) and Ross Panlasigui. Callen Beeson and Jay Texeira. W—Catan. L—Beeson. ...

Bears edge Warriors in OT

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WAILUKU — Chayce Akaka had a feeling that he might get this chance. Indeed he did. The Baldwin High School senior guard tipped in a miss on a running layup try by fellow senior Darius Pulgados at the buzzer to give the Bears a 47-45 overtime win over Kamehameha Maui at the Jon Garcia ...

Lunas back into state semifinals

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The Maui News – The Lahainaluna High School girls basketball team held off Iolani 38-36 in the Snapple Division I State Championships on Thursday, earning a spot in the semifinals for the ninth time in 10 seasons. Susitina Namoa had 17 points, going 6-of-10 from the field and 4-for-4 on ...

Gaskell among Maui surfers to move on at Volcom Pipe Pro

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Hana’s Hank Gaskell competes during the second round of the Volcom Pipe Pro, a World Surf League qualifying series 3,000 event, on Oahu’s North Shore on Thursday. Gaskell had a 12.17 to finish second in the heat and advance to the third round. Fellow Maui surfers Olamana Eleogram and Kai ...

Lunas complete unbeaten regular season

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The Maui News – Iverson Turno, Cley Josef Palma and Koa Evalu Robinson each scored 10 points to lead the Lahainaluna High School boys basketball team to a 58-29 victory over Maui High on Thursday night at Shine Matsui Athletic Center in Kahului. The Lunas completed an undefeated regular ...

No. 3 Rainbow Warriors sweep past Bobcats

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The Maui News – Austin Matautia had 10 kills to lead the third-ranked University of Hawaii men’s volleyball team to a 25-11, 25-11, 25-18 victory over Lees-McRae in the Waikiki Beachcomber by Outrigger Classic on Thursday night at the Stan Sheriff Center in Honolulu. King Kekaulike High ...

Rainbow Wahine fail to hold late lead, lose to Mustangs

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The Maui News – The University of Hawaii women’s basketball team held a seven-point lead in the fourth quarter but couldn’t hold on, losing to Cal Poly 52-50 on Thursday in San Luis Obispo, Calif. Lahni Salanoa’s 3-pointer with 7 minutes, 17 seconds remaining gave the Rainbow ...

Bears secure state spot

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PUKALANI — Jacob Hogin knew how important the first goal would be on Wednesday night at Kanaiaupuni Stadium. The Baldwin High School senior midfielder delivered the eventual game-winner in the 29th minute of the Bears’ 2-0 win over Kamehameha Maui. “It felt good, it felt super good ...

Spartans fall to Dragons in state opener

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The Maui News – Seabury Hall lost in the first round of the Snapple Girls Basketball Division II State Championship on Wednesday, falling to Honokaa 32-13 at the Moanalua gym in Honolulu. Ameera Waterford had five points to lead the Maui Interscholastic League champion Spartans (8-2), who ...

Valley Isle Scoreboard

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Disc Golf MAUI OPEN Saturday’s and Sunday’s Results At Kula Par 180 Men Pro open—1. Adam Thompson 171, 2. Sean Stewart 174, 3. Lucas Carroll 175, 4. Shea Harper 176, 5. Jake Haskin 177. Pro master—1. Michael Belchik 180, 2. Devin Brown 182, 3. Steve “Stimpi” Simmons 188, 4. ...

Valley Isle Sports / In Brief

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Winham earns state Gatorade award Seabury Hall senior Victoria Winham was named the 2017-18 Gatorade Hawaii Girls Cross Country Runner of the Year on Monday. Winham won her second straight state individual title in October. She also helped lead the Spartans to the overall state crown. She ...

Fernando Cedillo

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• Lahainaluna High School / Grade 12 • GPA: 3.4 • SPORTS: Soccer, cross country • FAMILY: Ramon Sr. and Bianca Cedillo of Lahaina • ACTIVITIES: FFA, fishing, Camp Can Do volunteer • FUTURE PLANS: Studying architecture at Skagit Valley Community College • SPORTS ...

Happy Hour downs Asahi’s in Maui AJA baseball action

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FIRST PHOTO: Happy Hour’s Royce Fukuroku hits an RBI single in the third inning of Happy Hour’s 5-4 win over Asahi’s in a Maui AJA baseball game Tuesday night at Maehara Stadium in Wailuku. The season continues tonight, with Daimyo taking on the Maui A’s, and runs through Feb. 25. ...

Kristi Echiverri

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• Maui High School / Grade 12 • GPA: 3.4 (AP world history, English) • SPORTS: Cross country, track and field, basketball, soccer • FAMILY: Lucky and Laura Echiverri of Kahului • ACTIVITIES: Hula, hunting, fishing, hiking • FUTURE PLANS: Studying business management at Menlo ...

Lenny, Walsh advance as Volcom Pipe Pro gets underway

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FIRST PHOTO: Kai Lenny of Spreckelsville competes in the first round of the Volcom Pipe Pro on Tuesday on Oahu’s North Shore. Lenny had a 5.80 to finish second in his heat and advance to the round of 128 in the World Surf League qualifying series 3,000 event. SECOND PHOTO: Kuau’s Ian Walsh ...