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Bears edge Warriors, 2-1

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The Maui News – Kaipo Haole outdueled Micah Kele and Nainoa Keahi hit a go-ahead RBI single, and the Baldwin High School baseball team remained undefeated in Maui Interscholastic League play with a 2-1 victory over Kamehameha Maui on Wednesday night at Maehara Stadium in Wailuku. The Bears ...

Lunas’ big fourth leads to five-inning win over Na Alii

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The Maui News – The Lahainaluna High School softball team scored 11 runs in the fourth inning to break a 3-3 tie, and the Lunas defeated King Kekaulike 14-4 in five innings on Wednesday at the Lunas’ field in Lahaina. Nohili Hong doubled and finished with three RBIs for the Lunas, who ...

Valley Isle Scoreboard

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Golf Kaanapali Beach Golf Club Saturday’s Results At Pukalani Country Club A flight—1. Mike Sado 70, 2. Dennis Sasai 73. B flight—1. Darryl Munetake 70, 2. Susan Reinhardt 74. C flight—1. June Shipe 67, 2. Valerie Wright 71. Closest to the pin—No. 3: June Shipe; Nos. 8, ...

Corrections

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• MIL boys volleyball: Hinano Long of Kamehameha Schools Maui was pictured in a photo printed Wednesday on Page B1. He was misidentified as another player. The Maui News apologizes for the error.

Nicholas Gayagoy

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• Lahainaluna High School / Grade 12 • GPA: 3.5 • SPORTS: Volleyball • FAMILY: Robert Gayagoy and Daronne Brena • ACTIVITIES: Japanese Club, Chess Club, Ho‘ohana Volleyball Club • FUTURE PLANS: Studying computer science at a West Coast college • SPORTS LESSONS: ...

Shaelyn-Nicole McCutcheon

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• Molokai High School / Grade 12 • GPA: 3.4 • SPORTS: Volleyball • FAMILY: Natasha Willing-McCutcheon and Michael McCutcheon • ACTIVITIES: Spending time with family • FUTURE PLANS: Studying cosmotology at Honolulu Community College • SPORTS LESSONS: “Being an athlete ...

Warriors secure state berth

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PUKALANI — Last season, the Kamehameha Schools Maui boys volleyball team won the Maui Interscholastic League Division I title for the first time since 2009. The Warriors still have work to do, but they are guaranteed one thing — they will be going back to the state tournament after a ...

Rapanot-Uyechi, MIL POY Leauanae sign with colleges

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Reigning Maui Interscholastic League girls volleyball Player of the Year Talia Leauanae (left) of Kamehameha Schools Maui and three-time MIL All-Star Shaina Rapanot-Uyechi of King Kekaulike smile as they sign their National Letters of Intent during a signing ceremony at Erdman Athletic Center ...

Toluta‘u signs with MLR’s Seawolves

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The Maui News Baldwin High School graduate Vili Toluta‘u has signed with the Seattle Seawolves of Major League Rugby, the team announced Tuesday. Toluta‘u was a six-time All-American and four-year captain at Central Washington University. The hooker also played for the USA Falcons at ...

Maui places third at AJA baseball state tournament

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The Maui News Maui went 1-1 at the 83rd annual AJA State Baseball Tournament last weekend in Lihue. The Valley Isle team lost its opener to Kauai 8-2 on Saturday and defeated Hawaii 4-1 on Sunday. Most members of the Maui team were from Maui AJA champion Happy Hour and runner-up Daimyo. The ...

Na Alii down Bears, win East Division title

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The Maui News The King Kekaulike High School boys tennis team clinched the Maui Interscholastic League East Division title Tuesday with a 3-2 victory over Baldwin at Wells Park in Wailuku. Na Alii (7-1) won all three matches contested — the Bears (5-3) won two matches by default. Zack ...

Spartans get back to .500 with win over Warriors

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The Maui News Skylar Lickle scored four goals to lead the Seabury Hall water polo team to a 14-8 victory over Kamehameha Maui on Tuesday afternoon at Kihei Aquatic Center. Chiara Pogacic scored three times and Sydney Walker and Eden Lingenfelder each added two goals for the Spartans, who ...

Lunas outlast Na Alii in 5 on senior night

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The Maui News Jun Jun Pihda provided the game-winning kill as Lahainaluna High School outlasted King Kekaulike 25-20, 26-24, 23-25, 18-25, 15-13 in a Maui Interscholastic League match on Tuesday night at the Lunas’ gym. Pihda and fellow seniors Leo Amby, Rowel Ansagay, Nick Gayagoy, Aukai ...

From Maui to the Majors

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Statistics for 2001 Baldwin graduate Kurt Suzuki of the Atlanta Braves: TUESDAY: 0-1. Pinch-hit in ninth inning. SEASON: .188 batting avg. (3-16), 2 runs, 2 HBP, 2 E, 0-5 on SB attempts against.

Maui surfers up for Big Wave Awards

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The Maui News Maui’s Kai Lenny, Ian Walsh, Billy Kemper and Paige Alms were among the nominees announced Monday for the World Surf League Big Wave Awards. Lenny and Walsh are up for the biggest prize, the Ride of the Year Award. The two are nominated for rides at Peahi, also known as ...

Weather postpones MIL games for third time in four days

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The Maui News Maui Interscholastic League Division I baseball games were once again postponed by rain Monday, likely meaning the regular season will run into next week. The three-game series between Kamehameha Schools Maui and King Kekaulike, and Baldwin and Maui High each still have two ...

From Maui to the Majors

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Statistics for 2001 Baldwin graduate Kurt Suzuki of the Atlanta Braves: MONDAY: 1-3, 0-1 on SB attempts against. Singled to center in second inning. SEASON: .200 batting avg. (3-15), 2 runs, 2 HBP, 2 E, 0-5 on SB attempts against.

Valley Isle Scoreboard

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Tennis MIL STANDINGS EAST DIVISION Boys W L Pct. GB King Kekaulike 6 1 .857 — Seabury Hall 6 2 .750 1⁄2 Baldwin 5 2 .714 1 KS Maui 2 6 .250 4 1⁄2 Molokai 0 8 .000 6 1⁄2 Girls W L Pct. GB y-King Kekaulike 7 0 1.000 — x-Baldwin 5 2 .714 2 Seabury ...

Mataafa firing long bombs for UH-Manoa

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From her national finals appearances in Punt, Pass and Kick as a youngster to her storied career at Lahainaluna High School, Lalelei Mataafa has always had a cannon for a right arm. It didn’t take long for the University of Hawaii women’s water polo team to discover the offensive ...

From Maui to the Majors

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Statistics for 2001 Baldwin graduate Kurt Suzuki of the Atlanta Braves: SUNDAY: Started at catcher, 0-4. SEASON: .167 batting avg. (2-12), 2 runs, 2 BB, 2 HBP, 2 E, 0-3 on SB attempts against.