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The Maui News 2018-19 MIL Boys Basketball All-Stars

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Kama Konohia remembers meeting the new kid who would soon be his teammate prior to the Maui Lani Bucks’ season in the Maui Menehune League five years ago. Reece Pascua had just moved to the Valley Isle from Sacramento, Calif., before he entered 8th grade and the seeds were planted at that ...

UH to face Saint Mary’s in WNIT

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The Maui News The University of Hawaii women’s basketball team will travel to California to face Saint Mary’s in the first round of the Women’s National Invitation Tournament on Friday. The WNIT bracket was announced Monday. The Rainbow Wahine (15-16) earned an automatic bid to the ...

Valley Isle Scoreboard

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MAUI PADDLING HUI MANOLI’S CHAMPIONSHIP RACE Saturday’s Results Kihei Canoe Club to Maluaka LONG COURSE Male OC-1 Junior—1. Noa Wainui 2:14:49. OC-1 18-39—1. Jonas Arcikauskas 1:44:00, 2. Diego Panza 1:46:08, 3. Brandon LaRue 1:49:15, 4. Michael Poole 1:49:43, 5. Lee Moyers ...

Rosenblad leads Na Alii to season-opening win

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Axel Rosenblad won in boys shortboard to lead King Kekaulike High School to the boys team title at the opening Maui Interscholastic League surf meet at D.T. Fleming Beach Park on Saturday. Maui Prep had enough depth to get past Baldwin and win the girls division despite not having an ...

Spartans remain undefeated with four-set win over Dragons

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OLINDA — Saturday morning’s boys volleyball match in the Erdman Athletic Center showed just how competitive Maui Interscholastic League Division II boys volleyball is from top to bottom. Seabury Hall improved to 6-0 in league play with a 25-19, 25-16, 23-25, 25-17 win over Hana, which ...

New-look Sabers open with sweep of Farmers

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KAHULUI — Maui High School’s Kai Matsui appeared nervous as he gave his post-match interview Saturday. He was anything but on the court. Matsui led the Sabers’ boys tennis team to a 3-2 win over Molokai while the Maui High girls beat the Farmers 4-1 under the hot sun at the Kahului ...

Warriors finish off sweep of Na Alii

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The Kamehameha Schools Maui baseball team finished a season-opening sweep of King Kekaulike on Saturday with a 5-0 win at Maehara Stadium in Wailuku. Konnor Palmeira doubled, scored three runs and pitched a scoreless final inning on the mound to lead the Warriors to 3-0 in Maui ...

Spartans fire even-par 144 in win over Bears

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Seabury Hall remained unbeaten in Maui Interscholastic League boys golf with an impressive 144 score, even par as a team at Maui Country Club on Saturday to record a 144-197 win over Baldwin. Pierce Dowd shot 2-under-par 34, Daniel Judge shot 36, while Max Flammer and Hudson Jackson each shot ...

Rainbow Warriors sweep Matadors, run sets streak to 51

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Fifty-one and counting. The second-ranked University of Hawaii men’s volleyball team continued its perfect start to the season Saturday with a sweep of No. 12 Cal State Northridge at the Stan Sheriff Center in Honolulu. The 25-16, 25-17, 25-18 victory was the Rainbow Warriors’ 17th ...

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Track and Field YAMAMOTO INVITATIONAL Friday’s Results At Yamamoto Track & Field Facility Girls 100 meters—1. Amy Warrington, Mid-Pacific, 12.72; 2. Isabella Dillon, King Kekaulike, 12.76; 3. Makana Duncan, Waimea, 13.40; 4. Sydney Griffiths, Kalani, 13.65; 5. Kady Ann ...

Harmon tosses no-hitter, hands Lunas first loss

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Aliya Harmon threw a no-hitter to lead the Baldwin High School softball team to an 11-1, five-inning win over Lahainaluna on Saturday afternoon at Patsy Mink Field in Kahului. The result pulled the Bears (4-2) within one game of the Lunas (5-1) in the Maui Interscholastic League Division I ...

Baldwin tops King Kekaulike in battle of league unbeatens

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The Baldwin High School girls water polo team used a balanced attack, with three players scoring three goals apiece, to beat King Kekaulike 12-4 in a battle of the last two undefeated teams in Maui Interscholastic League play Saturday at Lahaina Aquatic Center. Kristi Kimura, Jacsen Donohue ...

Dougherty signs on to play at Texas A&M Commerce

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Makena Dougherty, a 2017 Seabury Hall graduate, signs her national letter of intent Thursday for a soccer scholarship to Texas A&M Commerce in a signing ceremony at San Joaquin Delta College in Stockton, Calif. Dougherty signed with the NCAA Division II school after helping SJDC finish ...

Valley Isle Sports In Brief

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Haleakala Waldorf seeking athletic director Haleakala Waldorf School in Kula and Makawao is looking for a qualified athletic director who can administer all athletic programs for grades 5-12. Applicants must be organized and have strong interpersonal skills. The AD may coach one sport per ...

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 June 10-13—Westside Hoops and Project Thrive’s ...

Records fall at Yamamoto meet

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WAILUKU — Breaking meet records were on the minds of many Friday night at the Yamamoto Track and Field Invitational, but Seabury Hall senior Noah Payne went beyond even that lofty goal. Under the lights at the Yamamoto Track & Field Facility, Payne ran the fastest time ever in Maui ...

Young Farmers team led by familiar faces

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KAHULUI — The season began for the Molokai High School baseball team on Friday with a few familiar faces in the dugout at the Maui High School field. First-year coach Keahi Rawlins, one of the heroes of the Farmers’ 1999 and 2000 state championship teams when the sport was played at one ...

Rainbow Wahine advance to Big West final

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The Maui News Tia Kanoa scored a career-high 19 points to go along with nine assists, six rebounds and two steals to lead the University of Hawaii women’s basketball team to a 66-58 victory over UC Riverside in a Big West Conference tournament semifinal Friday in Anaheim, Calif. Leah ...

Spartans take down Dragons

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The Maui News Kalai Anderson had six kills and 14 digs to lead the Seabury Hall boys volleyball team to a sweep of Hana 25-14, 25-21, 25-13 on Friday night at Erdman Athletic Center in Olinda. Chase Keating added five kills, six digs and four blocks, Zak Burkett had five digs, 19 assists and ...