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Travis started small, has grown into polo star

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Danielle Travis has made a name for herself in the world of equestrian polo. The 31-year-old from Wailea has traveled all around the country for competitions. Now Travis, who currently resides on Oahu, is focused on defending her title at the USPA Women’s Polo Tournament Wahine Challenge, ...

Grove comes full circle with WFC event on Maui

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WAILUKU — As Kendall Grove stood in the same gym he plans to fight in next month, he admitted Saturday that he can see the end of his stellar fighting career. Grove is the headliner on an Aug. 10 fight card set for War Memorial Gym for the World Fighting Championships 110 event that will ...

Mauians win national masters gold

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The Maui News Maui’s Cynthia Monteleone, Matt Holton and Mary Trotto competed at the USATF Masters Outdoor Championships last week, and each left Ames, Iowa, with gold — and more. Competing in the men’s 40-44 division, Holton won the 10,000 meters. The Maui High School graduate and ...

Valley Isle Scoreboard

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TENNIS WAILUKU SUMMER JR. OPEN Friday’s-Sunday’s Results At Wells Park and War Memorial tennis courts Boys Singles 16—Final: Dhilan Patel def. Matias Astrain 6-3, 3-0Ret (inj). Third-place game: (1) Gage Bailey def. (2) Brandon Yu 1-6, 6-4, 6-3. Semifinals: Matias Astrain def. ...

From Maui to the Majors

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Statistics for Baldwin graduate Kurt Suzuki of the Washington Nationals: TUESDAY: Did not play. SEASON: 45-171 (.263), 11 HR, 21 runs, 38 RBIs.

Summer League crowns first champion

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KIHEI — The championship match for the Maui Summer Water Polo League had just a one-goal margin with less than a quarter to play. Unbeaten Westside (8-0) went on to a 9-5 win over Upcountry in the end at Kihei Aquatic Center on Monday night, but this was much more than just a finish to the ...

Valley Isle Scoreboard

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SURFING HURLEY AT THE HARBOR Saturday’s and Sunday’s Results At Lahaina Harbor Boys U10—1. Bode Davis, 2. Mylo Mckinney, 3. Seth Jucker, 4. Kassius Wallace, 5. Ryder Prouty, 6. Tristan Richard Boys U12—1. Zolton Poulson, 2. Kaden Awad, 3. Connor Beaver, 4. Kahili ...

Runners hit the road in Iao Valley 10K and 5K

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First photo: Runners participate in the Iao Valley 10K and 5K presented by the Valley Isle Road Runners on Saturday. About 260 runners took part in the race. Second photo: Lindsey Wilbur of Kihei heads to a win in the women’s 10K division. Third photo: Kenan Pala, 15, of San Diego, nears the ...

‘Pink hats’ paddle to victory at Moki Kalanikau Regatta

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KAHULUI — After competing at the 2017 HCRA State Championship Regatta, a group of women from the Kihei Canoe Club received pink hats. They have worn their signature color ever since. Through the gusty Saturday afternoon winds at Kahului Harbor, the ‘pink hats’ paddled to first in ...

Valley Isle Scoreboard

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Running Iao Valley 10K/5K Saturday’s Results Start and finish at Wailuku Municipal parking lot 10K 1. Kenan Pala 37:27, 2. Alex Gorney 38:43, 3. Dana Sutherland 40:26, 4. Rossano Gramajo 41:43, 5. Marcus Kamakaiwi 42:06, 6. Allister Knox 42:32, 7. Keith Fowler 42:46, 8. Brad Kukral ...

From Maui to the Majors

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Statistics for Baldwin graduate Kurt Suzuki of the Washington Nationals: SATURDAY: 0-1. Pinch hit in eighth inning. SUNDAY: 0-3, BB, run. Walked, scored in seventh inning. SEASON: 45-171 (.263), 11 HR, 21 runs, 38 RBIs.

MCHCA Moki Kalanikau Regatta results

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The Maui News KAHULUI — Host Kihei Canoe Club won 10 events en route to taking second place at Saturday's Moki Kalanikau Regatta at Kahului Harbor. Led by the "pink hats" junior women's crew, Kihei piled up 107 points. Hawaiian took first in the penultimate event of the Maui County ...

Maui Ponies ready for West Zone

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WAILUKU — The Maui Pony (13-14) League All-Stars are a mixture of players from four different Valley Isle high schools, but they can’t wait to play as one with “Hawaii” across their chests. They will get that chance on Aug. 1 against the Northern California representative in the Pony ...

Ho sets sail in third Transpac

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After making final boat checks Friday, Lahaina resident Keahi Ho is ready to embark on the world-renowned Transpacific Yacht Race, sailing from California to Oahu on his dream boat Merlin. The 50th edition of the biennial Transpac race began Wednesday, but the 10-sailor Merlin Yacht Racing ...

MIL to hold officials clinic, symposium on July 20

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The Maui Interscholastic League will conduct a clinic and symposium for current and prospective officials on July 20 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Maui High School library in Kahului. The featured speaker will be Matt Sumstine, the Hawaii High School Athletic Association football coordinator ...

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 Friday—The County of Maui, ...

From Maui to the Majors

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Statistics for Baldwin graduate Kurt Suzuki of the Washington Nationals: _______________ KURT SUZUKI FRIDAY: 1-4. Singled to left in second inning. SEASON: 45-167 (.269), 11 HR, 20 runs, 38 RBIs.

Maui Invitational bracket unveiled

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The Maui News In its first game back in the Maui Jim Maui Invitational, host Chaminade University has a tough challenge. Nothing new there. The Silverswords will face men’s college basketball powerhouse Kansas in the first round of this year’s tournament, the bracket for which was ...

Valley Isle Scoreboard

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SAILING CANOES HAWAIIAN SAILING CANOE ASSOCIATION Saturday’s Results 47 miles from Kaunakakai, Molokai, to Waimanalo, Oahu 1. Olukai 4:48:05, 2. Hui Nalu Canoe Club 4:49:05, 3. Maui Jim 4:50:33, 4. Auwahi Wind 5:05:27, 5. Kaanapali Beach Hotel 5:05:58, 6. Kaanapali Beach Resort ...