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Malachi Semo

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• Baldwin High School / Grade 12 • GPA: 3.9 (AP physics, literature and composition, European history) • SPORTS: Cross country, soccer • FAMILY: Mickey and Mitzi Semo of Wailuku • ACTIVITIES: Boy Scouts • FUTURE PLANS: Studying physics at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical ...

Jose, Cambra lead MIL at state championship

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The Maui News – King Kekaulike High School’s Katebel Jose and Kamehameha Maui’s Kody Cambra were the top Maui Interscholastic League finishers at the Civilian Marksmanship Program Air Riflery State Championships on Tuesday at the Blaisdell Exhibition Hall in Honolulu. Jose, who finished ...

Valley Isle Scoreboard

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MIL FOOTBALL MIL STANDINGS DIVISION I W L Pct PF PA x-Maui High 4 3 .571 177 151 y-Baldwin 3 5 .375 172 270 DIVISION II W L Pct PF PA z-Lahainaluna 7 0 1.000 259 19 KS Maui 4 3 .571 208 181 King Kekaulike 0 7 .000 109 304 x-clinched first-round championship y-clinched ...

Warriors fall to Na Menehune

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PUKALANI — A season that started with some growing pains ended with a sweep for the Kamehameha Schools Maui girls volleyball team in the New City Nissan Hawaii High School Athletic Association Division I state tournament on Monday evening at Kaulaheanuiokamoku Gym. Moanalua, the third-place ...

Lahaina’s Payne set to make return

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The Maui News – Lahaina surfer Dusty Payne, who earlier this year nearly drowned and suffered a critical head injury at Pipeline on Oahu’s North Shore, will make his return to competition during the HIC Pro at Sunset Beach later this week. On Jan. 8, Payne, a former championship tour ...

Kiffmann Taekwondo earns 11 medals in Vegas

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The Maui News – Kiffmann Taekwondo of Kahului won five gold medals in Las Vegas at the 2018 World Taekwondo President’s Cup earlier this month. In the black belt boys 8-9 years old, 30-kilogram division, Ka‘ale Mailou Kaiwi earned a gold medal after receiving a bye in the semifinals and ...

Spartans seeded second for Division II state tournament

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The Maui News – The Seabury Hall girls volleyball team received the No. 2 seed for this week’s New City Nissan Division II State Championship, the bracket for which was released Sunday. The Spartans (13-1), who last week on Molokai won their seventh Maui Interscholastic League title in ...

Valley Isle Scoreboard

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MIL Football Saturday’s Result BALDWIN 24, MAUI HIGH 14 At War Memorial Stadium Baldwin 3 7 7 7—24 Maui High 7 7 0 0—14 First Quarter B—FG Bishop Wickes 25, 7:51. MH—Naia Nakamoto 65 run (Brex Delray kick), 7:39. Second Quarter B—Wickes 75 run (Isaiah Souza ...

Pine Lads roll to share of MIL eight-player title

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After answering every question this season on the way to the first prep football title in island history — including Saturday’s no-doubt-about-it 78-6 victory over Seabury Hall in Lanai City — the Lanai High School eight-player team had one more thing on its mind Saturday. Will there be ...

Bears surprise Sabers, win second-round title

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WAILUKU — Bishop Wickes is a valuable runner for the Baldwin High School football team, but Saturday night his receiving prowess propelled the Bears to their biggest win of the season. Wickes hauled in a screen pass from La‘a Asuega-Stark and rumbled through traffic 15 yards to the end ...

Gangnath, Wakefield race to league championships

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PUKALANI—The Maui High School boys cross country team welcomes competition. The Sabers are going to push each other to get better and run faster, whether it’s during practice or at meets. That was the case on Saturday morning at King Kekaulike as Damon Wakefield broke free from the Maui ...

UH crushes Cal State Fullerton

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The University of Hawaii women’s volleyball team blitzed Cal State Fullerton in the first set and never looked back, earning a three-set win Saturday in Fullerton, Calif. McKenna Ross had nine kills and McKenna Granato added eight kills and four aces as the Rainbow Wahine emptied their ...

Valley Isle Sports / In Brief

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Coaches wanted at Maui High Maui High School is accepting applications for the 2018-19 coaching positions in boys and girls tennis, boys and girls judo, boys golf and girls water polo. To apply, email resumes to athletic director Michael Ban at michael.ban@mauihigh.org. The deadline to ...

Valley Isle Scoreboard

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Rodeo HHSRA Maui District Shows At Kaonoulu Ranch, Makawao Arena Oct. 13 Unofficial Results Keiki Show No. 2 Leadline Barrel racing—1. Kingston Abbey 26.52, 2. Cameron Nuese 30.86, 3. Melia Kipi 31.71, 4. Emmett Boteilho 32.63, 5. Jaze Hoopai-Kaiwi 36.35, 6. Evie Sproat-Augustiro ...

Warriors pile up points

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PUKALANI — The Kamehameha School Maui football team enjoyed its homecoming night on Friday at Kanaiaupuni Stadium. The Warriors beat Upcountry rival King Kekaulike 64-24 in front of a packed house. Kamehameha Maui improved to 4-3 in Maui Interscholastic League play, while King Kekaulike ...

Spartans win MIL title with sweep of Hana

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Ella Connor pounded down 20 kills to go with 10 digs to help the Seabury Hall girls volleyball team capture its second straight Maui Interscholastic League Division II crown Friday night as the Spartans swept past Hana in the tournament final at “The Barn” in Hoolehua. The Spartans ...

King Kekaulike seeded third for D-I state tourney

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Maui Interscholastic League champion King Kekaulike High School received the No. 3 seed for next week’s New City Nissan Girls Volleyball Division I State Championship. Na Alii, who lost just one set in a 14-0 run through league play, faces a potential quarterfinal match with Iolani, the ...

3-on-3 hoops in Kihei

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Darren Castillo of Canefire drives against the Wolfpack’s Kolt Yarbrough and Kenji Shing during the South Maui Parks and Recreation’s 3-on-3 Basketball Tournament on Friday at Kalama Park in Kihei. Canefire won the 13-under game 11-9. The two-day tournament concludes today. SECOND PHOTO: ...