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Mauians fall short at U.S. Open qualifying

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The Maui News – Maui’s Alex Chiarella, Sam Cyr and Garrett Okamura failed to qualify for next week’s U.S. Open after participating in 36-hole sectional qualifying Monday. In Newport Beach, Calif., Chiarella, a Seabury Hall graduate who resides in San Diego, shot 71s at Big Canyon ...

John Flanagan, the men’s 40-44 runner-up, begins the final leg of the paddleboard-swim-surfski race during the Maui Jim Ocean Shootout on Sunday. • The Maui News / BRAD SHERMAN photo

Valley Isle Scoreboard

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Water Sports MAUI JIM OCEAN SHOOTOUT Saturday-Sunday Results At Kaanapali Beach Men Open—1. Jackson Maynard 209, 2. Patrick Dolan 177, 3. Luke Cuff 164, 4. Slater Trout 139, 5. Tyler Jaggers 122, 6. Zane Schweitzer 112, 6. Kody Kerbox 112, 8. Travis Grant 100, 9. Nate Searle 77, 10. ...

Kurt Suzuki

From Maui to the Majors

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Statistics for Baldwin graduate Kurt Suzuki of the Atlanta Braves: _______________ KURT SUZUKI MONDAY: Did not play. SEASON: .247 batting avg. (19-77), 3 HR, 5 2B, 16 RBIs, 8 runs, 7 PB, 4-15 on SB attempts against.

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Three-peats for Gilbert, Maynard

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FIRST PHOTO: Competitors begin the women’s Hawaiian ironman race — which comprised stand-up paddle, swim and canoe legs — at the Maui Jim Ocean Shootout on Sunday at Kaanapali Beach. SECOND PHOTO: Karla Gilbert (right) and Shannon Bells run up the shore during the women’s Hawaiian ...

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Shipman honored

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Recent Seabury Hall graduate Ava Shipman poses with her poster during the Hawaii High School Athletic Association Hall of Honor banquet Sunday in Honolulu. Shipman, who last month closed her decorated prep career with a three-title performance to help the Spartans win the state track and field ...

Kurt Suzuki

From Maui to the Majors

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Statistics for Baldwin graduate Kurt Suzuki of the Atlanta Braves: _______________ KURT SUZUKI SATURDAY: 0-4, 2 HBP, 2 PB, 0-2 on SB attempts against. Hit by pitch in fourth and fifth innings. SEASON: .247 batting avg. (19-77), 3 HR, 16 RBIs, 8 runs, 4-15 on SB attempts against.

Evan Fox of Makawao celebrates as he approaches the finish line to win the Kahakuloa Half Marathon on Saturday. Fox finished in 1 hour, 28 minutes, 13 seconds. • KALEO LI photo

Valley Isle Scoreboard

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Running KAHAKULOA HALF MARATHON AND RELAY Saturday’s Results Individual 1. Evan Fox 1:28:13; 2 Sage Sarchet 1:29:16; 3. Jeremy Stoddart 1:33:07; 4. Mike Kerkman 1:33:15; 5. John McEwan 1:36:53; 6. Marie Lemay 1:37:16; 7. Brian Carroll 1:40:19; 8. Morgan Gerdel 1:44:16; 9. Marshall Holland ...

Na Kai Ewalu’s men’s novice B crew of (from front) Kekaialoha Han-Krael, Ryan Cook, Keli‘i Krael, Mark Leuffgen, Bryan Bajaj and Sparky Reyna returns to shore after a win in Saturday’s Dougie Tihada Regatta at Hana­kao‘o (Canoe) Beach Park. -- The Maui News / CHRIS SUGIDONO photo

‘Dougie’ begins MCHCA season

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LAHAINA — Things were a little different at the Dougie Tihada Regatta on Saturday. Joey Tihada, Dougie’s oldest son and Napili Canoe Club’s head coach, was away for a Lahainaluna High School class reunion on an Alaska cruise. Justice and Nori Tihada — Joey’s son and brother, ...

Chrislyn Simpson-Kane heads to a win in the girls longboard division during Saturday’s Pohai Na Keiki Nalu (Gathering of the Surf Kids) on Saturday at Launiupoko Beach Park in Lahaina. -- 1morephotography.com / DAYANIDHI DAS photo

Simpson-Kane siblings each win two events

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The Simpson-Kane family had a near-perfect day at the Pohai Na Keiki Nalu (Gathering of the Surf Kids) on Saturday at Launiupoko Beach Park in Lahaina. The 24th annual contest for surfers 12 and younger drew a record 245 entries in 11 divisions. Ty Simpson-Kane, a Kamehameha Schools Maui ...

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Paddlers compete at Maui Jim Ocean Shootout

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FIRST PHOTO: Amy Woodward of Oahu finishes first in the OC-1 women’s open final at the Maui Jim Ocean Shootout on Saturday at Kaanapali Beach. The two-day event, which has open and age-division categories, will conclude today with five more competitions — a run and swim event, the ...

Kurt Suzuki

From Maui to the Majors

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Statistics for Baldwin graduate Kurt Suzuki of the Atlanta Braves: _______________ KURT SUZUKI SATURDAY: 0-4, 2 HBP, 2 PB, 0-2 on SB attempts against. Hit by pitch in fourth and fifth innings. SEASON: .247 batting avg. (19-77), 3 HR, 16 RBIs, 8 runs, 4-15 on SB attempts against.

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• EDITOR’S NOTE: The Sports Bulletin Board is published Sundays. Mail or bring material to The Maui News, 100 Mahalani St., Wailuku, 96793; fax (808) 242-9087; call (808) 249-6845; or email sports@mauinews.com. _______________ Upcoming events • COACHING Friday—Maui High School is ...

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Westside Hoops wraps up youth camp

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FIRST PHOTO: Dhennico Cabading, 10, shoots over Nyles Ines, 10, during the Westside Hoops youth basketball camp Friday at Lahaina Civic Center. The four-day camp, which started Tuesday, had 65 participants. SECOND PHOTO: Jaxon Navarro, 9, dribbles a ball. THIRD PHOTO: Colton Casco, 10, ...

The FA Maui 2005 boys and girls teams celebrate Monday after winning titles in the Hawaii Futsal State Championships at the Pane‘ewa Covered Playcourts in Hilo. -- TRISHA KAPUA‘ALA photo

Valley Isle Sports / In Brief

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FA Maui claims two division state crowns FA Maui teams won the 2005 boys and girls division titles at the Hawaii Futsal State Championships that took place Saturday to Monday at the Pane‘ewa Covered Playcourts in Hilo. Each team went 3-0-1. The girls team won 8-3 over Lanakila 05 on the ...

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Maui United camp gets underway

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Kula 10-year-old Ivan Ventura takes part in a drill during Maui United Soccer Club’s Collegiate Prep and ID Camp on Friday at Keopuolani Park in Kahului. The camp, which runs through Sunday, has college and professional coaches offering instruction to approximately 130 youths from throughout ...

Kurt Suzuki

From Maui to the Majors

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Statistics for Baldwin graduate Kurt Suzuki of the Atlanta Braves: _______________ KURT SUZUKI FRIDAY: Did not play. SEASON: .260 batting avg. (19-73), 3 HR, 16 RBIs, 8 runs, 4-13 on SB attempts against.

Molokai High School’s Kairos Torres-Umi helped the Farmers win their fifth straight Maui Interscholastic League D-II title.
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Jio, Torres-Umi recognized

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Micah Jio and Kairos Torres-Umi will never forget their senior baseball seasons in the Maui Interscholastic League. Jio led Maui High School to its first state title in 35 years at the Division I level, and Torres-Umi guided Molokai to its fifth straight Division II MIL pennant. They are the ...

Bart de Zwart celebrates Tuesday after claiming a world record by covering 193.8 kilometers in 24 hours on his stand-up paddleboard off Erlach, Switzerland.
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Haiku’s De Zwart sets 24-hour SUP distance record

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Bart de Zwart completed a 24-hour stand-up paddling distance world record on Monday and Tuesday by covering 193.8 kilometers (120.2 miles) in Switzerland, his sponsor, Starboard, has reported. The 47-year-old from Haiku was paddling a 10.8-kilometer loop off the town of Erlach. The previous ...

Kurt Suzuki

From Maui to the Majors

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Statistics for 2001 Baldwin graduate Kurt Suzuki of the Atlanta Braves: THURSDAY: Braves idle. SEASON: .260 batting avg. (19-73), 3 HR, 16 RBIs, 8 runs, 4-13 on SB attempts against.