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Jasmine Begley

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• Baldwin High School / Grade 12 • GPA: 3.4 (AP English literature and composition, European history) • SPORTS: Cross country • FAMILY: Cassie Chavez of Wailuku and Jesse Begley of Pukalani • ACTIVITIES: Book Club, marching band • FUTURE PLANS: Studying fashion design at the ...

Isaac Akinaka

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• King Kekaulike High School / Grade 12 • GPA: 3.381 • SPORTS: Football, soccer, tennis • FAMILY: Birlinda and Elias Akinaka of Makawao • FUTURE PLANS: Attending Brigham Young University, Provo • SPORTS LESSONS: “What I enjoy most about being an athlete is bettering ...

Pitching key for Central East Maui

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WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. — Pitching is always at a premium at the Little League World Series. Each team is limited to strict rules that determine eligibility day to day throughout the tournament. For Central East Maui coach Brad Lung, the decisions to limit his pitchers is just part of the deal. ...

Sabers itching to get season started

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KAHULUI — The Maui High School football team will be the last in the state to take the field for a game when the Sabers travel to the Garden Isle to play Kauai High on Saturday. “This team can be very good, it’s a long wait, so it’s kids gelling together and they’re getting ...

Warriors improve to 2-0 with sweep of Sabers

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The Maui News Jhene Saribay had 10 kills and four aces to lead the Kamehameha Schools Maui girls volleyball team to a 25-10, 25-11, 25-17 victory over Maui High on Tuesday night at the Warriors’ gym in Pukalani. Logan Spencer added six kills, Taylor Morita had 16 assists and three aces, ...

From Maui to the Majors

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Statistics for Baldwin graduate Kurt Suzuki of the Washington Nationals: TUESDAY: 1-3, BB. Walked in fourth inning; singled to left in ninth. SEASON: 64-236 (.271), 13 HR, 28 runs, 47 RBIs.

CEM finishes off New Jersey

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WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. — The kids from Central East Maui Little League continue to chisel out a name for themselves at the Little League World Series. After their game against Elizabeth, N.J., was suspended due to lightning and rain Sunday, the Valley Isle keiki came back to the field Monday and ...

­Warriors ready to fill in, step up

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PUKALANI — Tiliti Adams is the perfect example of what is building at Kanaiaupuni Stadium. Last season, necessity pushed him into the the primary quarterback spot for Kamehameha Schools Maui. Adams responded in his first full season ever as a quarterback by leading the Warriors to their best ...

Baldwin bowling teams pick up season-opening sweeps

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The Maui News The Baldwin High School boys and girls bowling teams both earned 3-0 victories over Kihei Charter as the Maui Interscholastic League season got underway Saturday at Maui Bowling Center in Wailuku. Kainalu Torres-Estores had the highest score of the day, a 194, and also bowled ...

Valley Isle Scoreboard

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LeeAnn Delima Invitational At Kamehameha Maui Friday’s Results Hawaii Baptist split Nanakuli 21-11, 19-21 La Pietra def, Kapaa 21-10, 21-12 Kamehameha Maui split Trabucco Hills 21-14, 11-21 Kalaheo def. Seabury Hall 23-21, 25-23 Punahou II split Molokai 21-16, 18-21 University ...

From Maui to the Majors

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Statistics for Baldwin graduate Kurt Suzuki of the Washington Nationals: MONDAY: Did not play. SEASON: 63-233 (.270), 13 HR, 28 runs, 47 RBIs.

Lunas hold off Kapaa

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LAHAINA — The Lahainaluna-Kapaa high school football rivalry put another chapter in the history books for the Neighbor Islands on Saturday night at Sue Cooley Stadium. The Lunas defeated the Warriors 21-18 in a game that came down to the final possession. It was the fourth straight victory ...

Na Alii on right track

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PUKALANI — It was a preseason game on the first Saturday in August, but it meant the world to the King Kekaulike High School football team. Na Alii put a 41-game, nearly-five-season losing streak to bed with an impressive 30-0 win over McKinley on Oahu. With a roster of 42 players, 19 of ...

Stewart takes second straight Ole title

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Two Honolulu teenagers captured the open divisions once again at the 26th annual Ole Longboard Classic on Saturday at Launiupoko Park. Kaniela Stewart repeated as the open men champion while Mahina Akaka captured the open women and junior women titles. Last year’s open women champion, Kelis ...

Cafferio posts runner-up finish at HSJGA Match Play

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The Maui News Wailuku’s Ben Cafferio was the top Maui finisher at the Hawaii State Junior Golf Association Match Play Championship, which wrapped up Sunday at the Kaanapali Kai Course. Cafferio defeated Justin Todd of Kaneohe 2 and 1 in the boys 13-14 quarterfinals Saturday before taking ...

From Maui to the Majors

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Statistics for Baldwin graduate Kurt Suzuki of the Washington Nationals: SATURDAY: 4-7, 2 2B, 2 runs. Singled to left, scored in fourth; doubled to right center, scored in sixth; doubled to left in ninth; singled to center in 13th. SUNDAY: Did not play. SEASON: 63-233 (.270), 13 HR, 28 ...

Central East Maui advances with 5-2 win at World Series

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WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. — Jaren Pascual could only watch as Reece Roussel drove a long fly ball deep down the right-field line. The shot could have tied the game, but the ball curved foul against the netting surrounding Lamade Stadium. Pascual would give up a single to Roussel, but got the next ...

Edison blanks Baldwin

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WAILUKU — The Baldwin High School football team knew it would have its hands full with Edison of Huntington Beach, Calif., on Friday night at War Memorial Stadium. The Bears were right. Final score: Edison 52, Baldwin 0. “We knew, good size, good speed, very well-coached,” Baldwin ...