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Trojans top Na Pueo in 4

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The Maui News The St. Anthony High School girls volleyball team picked up its first win of the season Wednesday, defeating Maui Prep in four sets at Lahaina Civic Center. The Trojans won 25-16, 25-8, 14-25, 27-25 to improve to 1-2 in Maui Interscholastic League play. Na Pueo fell to ...

Valley Isle Sports / In Brief

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Registration open for 3-on-3 hoops tourney Registration is being accepted for the fourth annual Youth 3-on-3 Basketball Tournament, scheduled for Oct. 19-20 at Kalama Park in Kihei. The tournament is open to boys, girls and coed teams with players ages 8-17. There will be three divisions: ...

Valley Isle Scoreboard

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Sailing Canoes HAWAIIAN SAILING CANOE ASSOCIATION Aug. 19 Results 88 miles from Haleiwa, Oahu to Kalapaki Beach, Kauai 1. Olukai , Capt. Jason Dameron, 10:22; 2. Maui Jim, Capt. Donnie Jones, 10:28; 3. Kaanapali Beach Hotel, Capt. Ray Glauser, 10:32; 4. Hui Nalu Canoe Club, Capt. Jamie ...

From Maui to the Majors

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Statistics for Baldwin graduate Kurt Suzuki of the Atlanta Braves: WEDNESDAY: Did not play. SEASON: .261 batting avg. (76-291), 39 runs, 39 RBIs, 9 HR, 9 HBP, 4 E, 5-42 on SB attempts against.

Katebel Jose

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• King Kekaulike High School / Grade 12 • GPA: 4.143 (AP art history, psychology, literature, calculus) • SPORTS: Air riflery, golf, soccer • FAMILY: Maribel Jose of Makawao • ACTIVITIES: Key Club, NHS, Photography Club • FUTURE PLANS: Studying cinematography/photography ...

Micah Ban

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• Maui High School / Grade 12 • GPA: 3.8 (AP world history, statistics, physics) • SPORTS: Cross country, swimming, track and field • FAMILY: Michael and Jennifer Ban of Kahului • ACTIVITIES: Interact Club, Japanese Club, HHSAA Student Advisory Council • FUTURE PLANS: ...

Na Alii sweep Warriors

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PUKALANI — Nohokula Lind is a perfect example of just how deep the roster goes for the King Kekaulike High School girls volleyball team. The senior transfer from Hana had seven aces, six kills and six digs in a 25-16, 25-14, 25-13 victory over defending Maui Interscholastic League Division ...

Spartans start MIL D-II title defense with sweep of Trojans

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The Maui News Isabel Bennett had 20 kills to lead the Seabury Hall girls volleyball team to a season-opening sweep of St. Anthony on Tuesday night at Erdman Athletic Center in Olinda. Bennett also had five digs for the defending Maui Interscholastic League Division II champion Spartans, who ...

Valley Isle Scoreboard

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RGC Golf Club Aug. 19 Results At Maui Nui Golf Club Low gross—Mark Shimamura 69. Net—Myles Fujinaka 68, Glenn Ono 68, Mark Shimamura 69, Gerry Caliva 69, Gordon Guerrrero 70. Par 3s—No. 3: Glenn Ono; No. 7: Clyde Imai; No. 12: Miles Suzuki; No. 14: Ron Ishikawa; No. 17: James ...

From Maui to the Majors

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Statistics for Baldwin graduate Kurt Suzuki of the Atlanta Braves: TUESDAY: 0-3, BB, 0-2 on SB attempts against. Walked in eighth inning. SEASON: .261 batting avg. (76-291), 39 runs, 39 RBIs, 9 HR, 9 HBP, 4 E, 5-42 on SB attempts against.

From Maui to the Majors

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Statistics for Baldwin graduate Kurt Suzuki of the Atlanta Braves: MONDAY: Braves idle. SEASON: .264 batting avg. (76-288), 39 runs, 39 RBIs, 9 HR, 9 HBP, 4 E, 5-40 on SB attempts against.

Honolulu wins it all

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The Associated Press SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. — It only took one pitch for Mana Lau Kong to deliver Hawaii its first Little League World Series title in a decade. Against a South Korea team that hadn’t surrendered a home run in the tournament, Kong drove the first pitch his team saw over ...

Rainbow Wahine swept by Kansas State, fall to 0-2

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The University of Hawaii women’s volleyball team was swept by Kansas State 25-21, 27-25, 25-19 Sunday at Stan Sheriff Center in Honolulu. It was the second night in a row that the Rainbow Wahine (0-2) were swept by the visiting Wildcats (2-0). McKenna Granato posted 11 kills and 12 digs ...

From Maui to the Majors

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Statistics for Baldwin graduate Kurt Suzuki of the Atlanta Braves: SUNDAY: Did not play. SEASON: .264 batting avg. (76-288), 39 runs, 39 RBIs, 9 HR, 9 HBP, 4 E, 5-40 on SB attempts against.

Alves rallies for Vans Pro Junior win

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Maui’s Cole Alves holds the winner’s check after capturing the World Surf League Vans Pro Junior title Saturday in Virginia Beach, Va. In the final, the 17-year-old scored a near-perfect 9.17 in the final minutes to rally for the win. Alves had a two-wave score of 16.00, beating out ...

Grove victorious in bare knuckle fighting debut

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Wailuku fighter Kendall Grove earned a big win in his bare knuckle boxing debut Saturday, defeating Bruce Abramski by unanimous decision at Bare Knuckle Fighting Championship 2 at the Mississippi Coast Coliseum in Biloxi, Miss. Grove, a former mixed martial arts fighter who last fought on the ...

Valley Isle Sports / In Brief

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Learn to play racquetball at YMCA Introductory racquetball classes will be offered at Maui Family YMCA in Kahului on Saturdays next month. Classes are scheduled for 10 to 11 a.m. on Sept. 1, 8 and 15. Equipment will be provided. Participants are asked to check in at the front desk. For ...

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 • COACHES Sept. 7—The King Kekaulike ...

From Maui to the Majors

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Statistics for Baldwin graduate Kurt Suzuki of the Atlanta Braves: _______________ KURT SUZUKI SATURDAY: 2-4. Singled in sixth and eigth innings. SEASON: .264 batting avg. (76-288), 39 runs, 39 RBIs, 9 HR, 9 HBP, 4 E, 5-40 on SB attempts against.

With bevy of All-Stars, Na Alii brimming with potential

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WAILUKU — The roster for King Kekaulike High School’s girls volleyball team reads like a reunion of the last couple Maui Interscholastic League All-Star teams. Kalena Vaivai, the 2016 MIL Division I Player of the Year, is back as a senior setter/outside hitter after missing all of last ...