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Statistics for Baldwin graduate Kurt Suzuki of the Atlanta Braves: _______________ KURT SUZUKI FRIDAY: 1-4, RBI. Hit RBI single to right center in first inning. SEASON: .274 batting avg. (59-215), 30 runs, 32 RBIs, 8 HR, 7 HBP, 4 E, 2-24 on SB attempts against.

Hi-Tech wins Oakley Surf Shop Challenge

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Hi-Tech Surf Sports won the Oakley Surf Shop Challenge at Ala Moana Bowls on Thursday in Honolulu. Each team comprised two employees and two shop riders. The Maui shop’s team members were employees John Chiu and Keoni Eliab Perkins, and shop-sponsored surfers Imaikalani Devault and Cody ...

Vic-Maui boats head for home stretch

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The Maui News After racing for 11 days with less-than-ideal wind conditions, the 2018 Vic-Maui International Yacht Race looks to be at normal summer patterns as the race reached its 12th day, according to race officials. Boats reported wind speeds between 13 and 18 knots as they continue the ...

Valley Isle Sports / In Brief

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Calibuso-Kwee claims AJGA championship With a 2-over 218, Lana Calibuso-Kwee of Wailuku won the 2018 American Junior Golf Association Junior All-Star tournament at Hunter Ranch Golf Course in Paso Robles, Calif., on Thursday. The Baldwin High School rising sophomore defeated Ashley Yun of ...

From Maui to the Majors

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Statistics for Baldwin graduate Kurt Suzuki of the Atlanta Braves: THURSDAY: Braves idle. SEASON: .275 batting avg. (58-211), 30 runs, 31 RBIs, 8 HR, 7 HBP, 4 E, 2-24 on SB attempts against.

Winds finally show up for Vic-Maui boats

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The Maui News With some trade winds behind them, boats in the Victoria to Maui International Yacht Race got a much-needed boost Wednesday as they continued to close in on the finish line at Lahaina Harbor. Boats reported consistent, though not strong, winds between 10 and 19 knots as the ...

Young brings home USA Surfing crown

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First photo: Maui’s Levi Young competes during the USA Surfing Championships, held last month at Lower Trestles in San Clemente, Calif. Young, the younger brother of standout surfer Cody Young, won the boys U14 division. Second photo: Young is carried off the beach after his win. Third photo: ...

Valley Isle Sports / In Brief

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Yoshioka records ace at Waiehu Golf Course Wesley Yoshioka of Kahului recorded a hole-in-one on Sunday at Waiehu Municipal Golf Course. Yoshioka used a driver to ace the 234-yard fifth hole. Witnesses were Ralph Nagamine, Teddy Manzano and Leslie Arakaki. ***** Higa has hole-in-one at ...

From Maui to the Majors

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Statistics for Baldwin graduate Kurt Suzuki of the Atlanta Braves: WEDNESDAY: Did not play. SEASON: .275 batting avg. (58-211), 30 runs, 31 RBIs, 8 HR, 7 HBP, 4 E, 2-24 on SB attempts against.

Firefly increases slim lead over Joy Ride on Day 10 of Vic-Maui

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The Maui News The Division 1 competition of the 2018 Victoria to Maui International Yacht Race continued to be close as the race entered its 10th day, with Firefly increasing its lead over Joy Ride to 27 nautical miles as boats continue their search for trade winds. The biennial race, known ...

Valley Isle Scoreboard

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Rodeo MAKAWAO RODEO Thursday-Sunday Results At Oskie Rice Arena Po‘o Wai U—Kaena Poouahi. Dally Team Roping—Kainoa Kamakana and Wes Goodrich. Wahine Steer Undecorating—Lehiwa Apo. Wahine Barrel Racing—Lehiwa Apo. Century Team Roping—Peter Chiang and Donny ...

From Maui to the Majors

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Statistics for Baldwin graduate Kurt Suzuki of the Atlanta Braves: TUESDAY: 1-4, 2 RBIs, 0-1 on SB attempts against. Hit RBI single to left in sixth inning; hit RBI groundout in eighth. SEASON: .275 batting avg. (58-211), 30 runs, 31 RBIs, 8 HR, 7 HBP, 4 E, 2-24 on SB attempts against.

From Maui to the Majors

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Statistics for Baldwin graduate Kurt Suzuki of the Atlanta Braves: MONDAY: Braves idle. SEASON: .290 batting avg. (56-193), 29 runs, 29 RBIs, 8 HR, 7 HBP, 4 E, 2-14 on SB attempts against.

Final day at the Makawao Rodeo

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First photo: Koby Jacobson tries to hang on to a high-flying bull dring Sunday’s Makawao Rodeo’s Bull Riding finals Sunday. He took a no-time. Second photo: Ty Kauai gets into position as he takes the steer wrestling title. The Maui News / MATTHER THAYER photos

Valley Isle Scoreboard

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Sand Volleyball ALOHA VOLLEYBALL Vollis Tournament Saturday’s Results At Kula 14—1. Bella Palmer, 2. Tilesa Ebana, 3. Harmony Powers, 4. Faith Paredes, 5. Josh Hyman, 6. Henry Devereux, 7. Maile Wong, 8. Zack Brunner, 9. Sky Gonzalez, 10. Kaci Sakamoto, 11. Charlie Zielinski, 12. Frank ...

From Maui to the Majors

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Statistics for Baldwin graduate Kurt Suzuki of the Atlanta Braves: SUNDAY: 0-4. SEASON: .275 batting avg. (57-207), 30 runs, 29 RBIs, 8 HR, 7 HBP, 4 E, 2-14 on SB attempts against.

Kihei leads the way

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KAHULUI — As Kawika Williams peered out on the waters in Kahului Harbor on Satiurday, he smiled. The head coach of Kihei Canoe Club was in the midst of watching his paddlers win five races in a six-event span as the Moki Kalanikau Regatta wound down under cloudy skies. “The club did ...

Another day at the Makawao Rodeo

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Kaui Awai-Dickson posts a time of of 32.39 in Po'o Wai U Saturday at Oskie Rice Arena. SECOND PHOTO: Jaymes McGregor (left) and Luke Rock and do battle with an ornry steer in double mugging Saturday during the 63rd Makawao Rodeo at Oskie Rice Arena. The rodeo concludes today with action ...

Toluta’u named MVP

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Vili Toluta’u, a 2012 Baldwin High School graduate, was named the Most Valuable Player of the inaugural Major League Rugby championship series after leading the Seattle Seawolves to the title in a 23-19 win over the Glendale Raptors in San Diego on Saturday. “Thanks to the boys for ...

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