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Sabers, Gangnath win state crowns

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It was a historic Saturday morning for Maui High School and Seabury Hall at the Honolulu Marathon Hawaii High School Athletic Association Cross Country Championships at Central Oahu Regional Park in Waipio. Maui High became the first neighbor island public school — boys or girls — to take ...

Lunas wrap up unbeaten MIL slate with shutout of Na Alii

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LAHAINA — There wasn’t much drama to Lahainaluna High School’s 54-0 win over King Kekaulike to finish the Maui Interscholastic League slate for both teams on Saturday night at Sue Cooley Stadium. The Lunas, who rang up an 8-0 mark in MIL play for the second year in a row with their 19th ...

Bears claim third straight MIL cheer championship

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The Baldwin High School cheerleading team continued its Maui Interscholastic League dominance Saturday, winning its third straight championship at the Bears’ Jon Garcia Gym in Wailuku. With a team score of 505.75, the Bears secured another trip to the state championship, which will be held ...

Fresno State sends UH to third loss in a row, 50-20

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FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — Marcus McMaryion threw for 284 yards and four touchdowns, and Fresno State blew it open before halftime to beat the University of Hawaii football team 50-20 Saturday night. Following a power outage that delayed the game roughly 30 minutes not long after the contest ...

Seabury Hall places sixth

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The Seabury Hall girls volleyball team lost to Mid-Pacific on Saturday in the fifth-place match of the New City Nissan Division II State Championship at the Neal Blaisdell Arena in Honolulu. Ella Connor had 13 kills and seven kills, and Isabel Bennett had 10 kills and 16 digs in the ...

Valley Isle Scoreboard

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RUNNING XTERRA TRAIL RUNS Saturday’s Results At Kapalua 10K Male 10-14—1. Adam Whitton 1:07:12, 2. James Notarangelo 1:10:32, 3. Noah Whitton 1:15:57. 15-19—1. Thomas Chambeyron 51:25, 2. Norman O'Brien 1:04:28. 20-24—1. Nevan Young 57:04, 2. John Martinez ...

Sports Bulletin Board

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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 • BASKETBALL Saturday—Coaches for the ...

Warriors rally past Sabers

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PUKALANI — In a game that didn’t mean much in the standings, the Kamehameha Schools Maui football team saved its best for last on senior night at Kanaiaupuni Stadium on Friday. Sophomore quarterback Tiliti Adams ran 4 yards up the middle untouched for a touchdown to put the Warriors ahead ...

Spartans to play for fifth place

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Ella Connor had 15 kills and 13 digs, and Isabel Bennett added 10 kills and nine digs to lead the Seabury Hall girls volleyball team to a victory over Kohala in a Division II fifth-place semifinal at the New City Nissan State Championships on Friday. The Maui Interscholastic League champion ...

Valley Isle Scoreboard

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SWIMMING MAGSA SHORT-COURSE MEET Saturday’s Results At Kihei Aquatic Center Girls 8 and under 25-yard backstroke—1. Savannah Rose, IA, 23.25; 2. Mailah Cuomo, IA, 24.37; 3. Emery Page, MDSC, 25.08; 4. Estelle Baxter, IA, 25.24; 5. Stella Pogni, Lahaina, 25.61. 25 ...

Na Alii, Spartans fall in state quarterfinals

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The Maui News – Maui Interscholastic League champions King Kekaulike High School and Seabury Hall each suffered four-set losses in the quarterfinals of the New City Nissan Girls Volleyball State Championships on Thursday night in Honolulu. Na Alii, the No. 3 seed in Division I, fell short ...

After conquering Ironman, Oishi to compete in Xterra

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Less than two weeks after competing in the Ironman World Championship in Kailua-Kona, Jefferson Oishi admitted he was still recovering from the grueling event that features a 2.4-mile swim, 112-mile bike ride and 26.2-mile run. But it’s something Oishi said was worth it as he prepares for ...

This week in MIL football

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Maui High at Kamehameha Maui Today, Kanaiaupuni Stadium, 7 p.m. Overview The makeup games from the Aug. 24-25 weekend wiped out by Hurricane Lane are set for this weekend. Both teams can clinch a winning season with a victory. The Sabers won the first game 34-22 on Sept. 29. Sabers at a ...

Valley Isle Sports / In Brief

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Hi-Tech places fourth at Oakley finals Maui’s Hi-Tech Surf Sports placed fourth in the Oakley Surf Shop Challenge National Finals at Playa Colorado in Nicaragua on Wednesday. Hi-Tech defeated Huntington Surf and Sport (Huntington Beach, Calif.) and Secret Spot (North Carolina) to advance ...

Dragons fall to Menehunes at state tourney

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The Maui News – The Hana High School girls volleyball team lost to fifth-seeded Waimea 25-13, 14-25, 25-12, 25-16 in a first-round match at the New City Nissan Division II State Championship on Wednesday night at the St. Francis gym in Honolulu. Fushia Pua had 10 kills and four digs for the ...

Kalena Vaivai

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• King Kekaulike High School / Grade 12 • GPA: 3.0 • SPORTS: Volleyball, water polo • FAMILY: Kanani Adolpho and Kevin Vaivai of Kahului • ACTIVITIES: Going to the beach, playing volleyball and family time • FUTURE PLANS: Studying sports medicine at Utah State • ...

Pueo pair ready to tackle Xterra

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Jonah Kirkham and Jerone Samari are teammates, friends, and schoolmates at Maui Preparatory Academy. Sunday, they will make another memory when they compete in the Xterra World Championship off-road triathlon in Kapalua. Kirkham turned 15 years old on July 15 and is now age eligible for an ...