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Sabers shut down Warriors

KAHULUI — The Maui High School boys basketball team didn’t want to leave any room for doubt coming into its Maui Interscholastic League game on Wednesday night. Kamehameha Maui found that out quickly. The Sabers rolled to a 13-point lead after one quarter, boosted it to 26 at halftime ...

Wickes scores twice as Bears take down Lunas

The Maui News Bishop Wickes scored two goals, and the Baldwin High School boys soccer team defeated Lahainaluna 2-0 on Wednesday night at Sue Cooley Stadium in Lahaina. Wickes’ goals came in the 51st and 57th minutes and lifted the Bears to 5-1-1 in Maui Interscholastic League play this ...

Valley Isle Scorebord

Paddling Maui Paddling Hui Silverback Hawaii’s Kanaha Splash Sunday’s Results From Kihei Canoe Club to Kamaole I LONG COURSE Male OC-1 Elite—1. Kevin Dudoit 1:00:36, 2. Nalu Sampson 1:01:39, 3. Lopaka White 1:02:11, 4. Triston Kahookele-Santos 1:02:26, 5. Dane Dudoit ...

Maui umpire to work LLWS

It came as a surprise, but Jaime Perez got the news he has been waiting a lifetime for last week. His wife, Debbi, and Mark Bernstein, the Umpire in Chief for the Little League West Region, caught Perez off guard with an announcement that he has been selected to work the Little League World ...

Bears hand Warriors first defeat of season

The Maui News The Baldwin High School girls soccer team handed Kamehameha Maui its first loss of the season Tuesday night, defeating the Warriors 2-0 at War Memorial Stadium in Wailuku. Tysja Kaanana scored on a header from a free kick by goalkeeper Malie Kuia, and Bailey Keator converted a ...

Valley Isle Scoreboard

Baseball MAUI AJA LEAGUE Sunday’s Results At Maehara Stadium MAUI A’S 4, ASAHI’S 2 Maui A’s 001 010 1—4 5 2 Asahi’s 011 000 0—2 6 1 Graydon Tanaka, William Thompson (3), Kelton Tom (5), Konnor Palmeira (6), Micah Kele (7) and Ross Panlasigui. Kory Takamura, Roy Meinen (5), ...

‘It never gets old’

WAILUKU — Saturday morning showed just where Kurt Suzuki stands in the world of baseball. The 35-year-old Baldwin High School graduate who recently signed a two-year, $10 million contract with the Washington Nationals was meeting and greeting old friends all over the place at Maehara Stadium ...

Suzuki joined by Pujols, Texeira for annual clinic

Mahie Miyagawa fields a practice grounder during the eighth annual Kurt Suzuki All Pono Baseball Clinic on Saturday morning at Maehara Stadium in Wailuku. Instructors at the free clinic for youth ages 8-12 included Washington Nationals catcher Suzuki, a Baldwin High School graduate entering his ...

Na Alii girls, Spartans boys and mixed crews claim MIL titles

KIHEI — Over the last three years, the Maui Interscholastic League has been among the most dominant leagues in the state in outrigger canoe paddling. In the boys, girls and mixed finals at state since 2016, the MIL owns four state titles, four second-place finishes and four third-place ...

Lunas hold off Bears, keep streak intact

WAILUKU — The Lahainaluna High School boys basketball team’s showdown against Baldwin looked like it would be an easy ride early on. Then the Lunas had to hang on for dear life for their 44th Maui Interscholastic League win in a row, a 61-53 victory over the Bears on Saturday night at Jon ...

Lahainaluna boys pick up seven wins at Kamehameha meet

The Lahainaluna High School boys wrestling team won seven of 13 top-tier weight classes at Saturday’s Maui Interscholastic League round-robin meet at Kamehameha Maui in Pukalani. The Lunas got wins from Kanoa Lanoza (126 pounds), Zeff Dudoit (132), Kawehi Gillcoat (138), Jacob Taguiam ...

Warriors, Na Alii clinch state spots

The King Kekaulike High School and Kamehameha Maui girls soccer teams secured the Maui Interscholastic League’s two Division I berths to the state tournament on Saturday. The defending MIL champion Na Alii got two first-half goals from Teani Arakawa to defeat Baldwin 2-1 and improve to ...

Maui High girls, boys post victories over Spartans

Maui High School’s Dzana Alibegic launches a second-half shot on goal as Seabury Hall’s Kaylee Volner defends during the Sabers’ 4-2 win over the Spartans on Saturday in Olinda. Alibegic scored three goals in the game. SECOND PHOTO: Seabury Hall’s Bella Lallo starts a counterattack in ...

Baldwin girls, King Kekaulike boys sweep MIL Invitational meets

The Baldwin High School girls and King Kekaulike boys swimming and diving teams won the team titles at both meets that comprised the Maui Interscholastic League Invitational on Friday and Saturday at Kihei Aquatic Center. Kaimilani Matsumoto had three wins across the two days — in the ...

UH sweeps USC to claim Rainbow Warrior Classic title

Rado Parapunov had 16 kills and Stijn van Tilburg had 15 as the fourth-ranked University of Hawaii men’s volleyball team swept past Southern California on Saturday night to win the Hawaiian Airlines Rainbow Warrior Classic at the Stan Sheriff Center in Honolulu. King Kekaulike High School ...

Valley Isle Scoreboard

BOWLING HAWAIIAN INVITATIONAL LEAGUE Sunday’s Results At Maui Bowling Center Standings—Team Foxxx 22, Red’s 20, Shoots...Get Chance! 17, Slackas 16, Kamoe 15, Strike Force 6. High series (handicap)—Patsy Kaeo 661, Annie Gomes 630, Leo Kaeo 618, Steve Harada 612, Mary Naauao ...

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Competition gets underway at MIL Invitational

Maui High School’s Jordynn Brown heads to a win in the girls 200-yard individual medley in the Maui Interscholastic League Invitational on Friday afternoon at Kihei Aquatic Center. Brown finished in a time of 2 minutes, 14.24 seconds. The meet continues today. SECOND PHOTO: The Sabers’ ...

Spartans open with victory over Trojans

WAILUKU — The Seabury Hall boys basketball team is seeking its 10th Maui Interscholastic League title in a row. The Spartans got off to a fast start toward that goal with a 70-19 win over St. Anthony on Friday night at War Memorial Gym. Seabury Hall broke open the game with a 20-0 run in ...

Spartans clinch regular-season title

Anau Tuivai scored 13 points to lead the Seabury Hall girls basketball team to a 54-24 win over Molokai on Friday night at “The Barn” in Hoolehua. Ameera Waterford and Britt Carillo each had 12 points and Leela Waterford hit three 3-pointers and finished with 10 points for the 9-0 ...