Maui athletes, coaches see benefits in NIL change

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Opportunity recently dropped into Nawai Kaupe’s lap. The Maui High School graduate and senior shortstop for the University of Hawaii softball team was contacted by Kenny Adachi of Molokai to represent his ib808apparel clothing line in mid-June. She had to turn down the chance because it was ...

Bracket revealed for 2021 Maui Invitational

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The Maui News The bracket for the 2021 Maui Jim Maui Invitational was released on Tuesday by tournament organizer KemperLesnik. The men’s college basketball tournament is scheduled to run from Nov. 22-24 at the Lahaina Civic Center after being held in North Carolina last year due to the ...

Hawaii’s Moore captures surfing’s first Olympic gold

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ICHINOMIYA, Japan — After a series of underdogs stole the show at the beginning of surfing’s historic Olympic debut, two of the sport’s most seasoned superstars took home the gold medals. Carissa Moore of the United States and Italo Ferreira of Brazil became the first Olympic surfing ...

From Maui to the Majors

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Statistics for Baldwin graduate Kurt Suzuki of the Los Angeles Angels: KURT SUZUKI TUESDAY: 0-4, K. SEASON: 31-143 (.217), 11 runs, 9 RBIs, 3 HR.

Tihada continues his football climb at UNLV

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Since he was a toddler following his father around the field at Lahainaluna High School, Joshua Tihada has been about building himself on the football field. After arguably the most successful individual offensive career that the Maui Interscholastic League has ever seen, most football things ...