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Camryn Ban

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• Maui High School / Grade 12 • GPA: 3.976 (AP calculus, physics, English, statistics, world history) • SPORTS: Swimming, bowling, golf, water polo • FAMILY: Michael and Chiemi Ban of Kahului • ACTIVITIES: Student Government, National Honor Society, 4-H • FUTURE PLANS: ...

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Daniel Tongson

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• St. Anthony High School / Grade 10 • GPA: 4.12 • SPORTS: Swimming, cross country, track and field • FAMILY: Veranio and Angeles Tongson of Wailuku • ACTIVITIES: LIFE, Science Club, Jazz Band and Orchestra, National Honor Society • FUTURE PLANS: Studying medicine in ...

Summer Macedo of Maui competes during the third round of the Jeep World Junior Championship today at Kiama, Australia. Macedo won the heat and went on to make the final, where she lost to Tahiti’s Vahine Fierro. World Surf League / Matt Dunbar photos

Macedo places second at worlds

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The Maui News Lahaina’s Summer Macedo posted a runner-up finish at the World Surf League Jeep World Junior Championship today, falling to Tahiti’s Vahine Fierro in the junior women’s final in Kiama, Australia. Macedo couldn’t get a solid ride in the final, posting waves scores of ...

Lauture, King Kekaulike top Baldwin for first win

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The Maui News Darius Lauture scored 16 points to help the King Kekaulike High School boys basketball team earn its first Maui Interscholastic League win of the season, 47-35 over Baldwin on Tuesday night at Na Alii’s gym in Pukalani. Ethan Bediamol had 13 points and Dylan Baird scored 11 ...

Bears take down Spartans

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The Maui News Angelo Deloso-Flocco scored twice to help the Baldwin High School boys soccer team defeat Seabury Hall 7-1 on Tuesday evening at War Memorial Stadium in Wailuku. Danny Souza, Jonathan Saito, Daniel Mabie, Skyler Wong and Jayden Kozaki also scored for the Bears, who improved to ...

Valley Isle Sports/In Brief

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Grossman earns Coach of Year award Seabury Hall’s Bobby Grossman was named the girls cross country High School Coach of the Year for the state of Hawaii by U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association last week. Grossman guided the Spartans to a second straight overall ...

Marc Leishman hits out of a sand trap on the picturesque No. 11 Saturday at the Sentry Tournament of Champions at the Kapalua Plantation Course. The five-year sponsorship deal by Sentury Insurance has removed the uncertainty hanging over the tournament and its run at Kapalua, PGA officials said. The Maui News / MATTHEW THAYER photos

Long-term stability touted by officials

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KAPALUA — It was early in a roundtable setting with print journalists who cover the PGA Tour on Sunday morning when commissioner Jay Monahan acknowledged just how far the Sentry Tournament of Champions has come in his 12 months at the helm. One year earlier, Monahan was brand new to his ...

Dusty Payne, surfer taken to hospital. Kirstin Scholtz photo

Payne revived after ‘gnarly’ accident

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The Maui News Dusty Payne of Lahaina was pulled unconscious from the waters on the North Shore of Oahu on Monday after a spill while surfing and had to be revived before taken to the hospital, the World Surf League website reported. The former World Championship Tour surfer fell and hit ...

Dustin Johnson doffs his cap to acknowledge the gallery on the Kapalua Plantation Course’s 18th green Sunday after sinking his final putt to win the Sentry Tournament of Champions with a 24-under-par total of 268. The Maui News / MATTHEW THAYER photos

Sentry Tournament of Champions

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KAPALUA — Dustin Johnson reacted with authority after his only bogey on Sunday in the Sentry Tournament of Champions. After taking a 4 on the Kapalua Plantation Course’s par-3 11th hole, the world’s top-ranked golfer smacked his drive on the 12th down the left side. The ball tracked to ...

Kihei golf pro David Havens, founder of Spare for Change, sprays soapy water on a recycled golf club before slipping on a new grip for Shasta Amaral, 10, of Wailuku on Friday during the Sentry Tournament of Champions at the Kapalua Plantation Course. The Maui News / CHRIS SUGIDONO photo

Havens gives back while growing game

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Curious golf fans and their children got a chance for some hands-on testing of clubs, grips and other equipment during this year’s Sentry Tournament of Champions. Kihei golf professional David Havens spent Thursday to Sunday at the Kapalua Plantation Course customizing and recycling old ...

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Thomas, Kisner make friendly wager on ’Bama-Georgia title tilt

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The Maui News Kevin Kisner and Justin Thomas plan to take more than just their golf clubs to next week’s Sony Open on Oahu. Kisner, a four-time All-American at the University of Georgia, and Thomas, who was a two-time All-American at Alabama before turning pro after his sophomore season, ...

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Young into fourth round at junior worlds

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Maui’s Cody Young competes in the third round of the World Surf League Jeep World Junior Championship today in Kiama, Australia. Young, the event’s top seed, defeated France’s Erwan Blouin 12.83-7.23 in surf of 2-3 feet and advanced to the fourth round, where he will face Japan’s Joh ...

Players from Ka Newa and the Paninis exchange high-fives after Ka Newa’s 19-4, five-inning win on Sunday, the opening day of the Maui Senior Softball season at the War Memorial Little League fields in Wailuku. The season runs through July 15, and Maui will host the state tournament July 30-Aug. 2. The Maui News / BRAD SHERMAN photos (softball)

Valley Isle Scoreboard

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Softball MAUI SENIOR SOFTBALL Sunday’s Results At War Memorial Little League fields Guavas 16, Pono Seniors 4 Bases Loaded 14, Kolohe 2 Gomes Trucking 5, Monarchs 4 Ka Newa 19, Paninis 4 Toros 16, Oloz 4 Mix Breeds 12, Maui 6-0 7 Dragons 7, Raiders 6 Volleyball ALOHA ...

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Golfers, families make most of time on Valley Isle

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What do golfers and their families do when the Sentry Tournament of Champions brings them to one of the world’s top tourist destinations? “I did the road to Hana, which was long,” said Kari Kizzire, wife of Patton Kizzire, with a look of exhaustion after Saturday’s round at the Kapalua ...

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Macedo avoids elimination at Kiama

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Lahaina’s Ocean Macedo competes during the second round of the World Surf League Jeep World Junior Championship today at Kiama, Australia. Macedo won the closely contested elimination heat 16.40-15.90 over Australian Reef Heazlewood to earn a spot in the third round. Later in the day, fellow ...

Paddlers take off from the starting line in the girls varsity race Saturday at Kahului Harbor. -- MAHINA MARTIN photo

Warriors take two divisions at MIL regatta No. 2

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Kamehameha Schools Maui finished first in the girls and mixed races Saturday in Maui Interscholastic League canoe regatta No. 2 at Kahului Harbor, and Seabury Hall won the boys division. Kamehameha’s mixed crew and the Seabury boys each moved one victory away from clinching league ...

Lunas girls, boys win 10 weight classes at second league meet

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Lahainaluna wrestlers took first place in all but one of the six girls weight classes during the second Maui Interscholastic League round-robin tournament of the season Saturday at Baldwin’s Jon Garcia Gym in Wailuku, and also produced five boys winners. In the girls division, Ira Navarro ...

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Keawekane’s four goals lift Warriors over Sabers

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Ilihia Keawekane scored all of Kamehameha Schools Maui’s goals Saturday night in a 4-3 victory over Maui High in a Maui Interscholastic League girls soccer match at Kanaiaupuni Stadium in Puka­lani. Keawekane scored in the 40th, 47th, 66th and 77th minutes as the Warriors improved to ...