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MIL standouts sign with colleges

First photo: King Kekaulike High School seniors (from left) Nohokula Lind (Alaska Anchorage), Kalena Vaivai (Utah State) and Nina Macphetridge (Alaska Anchorage) accept scholarship offers to their respective colleges in a signing ceremony on Tuesday night at Erdman Athletic Center in Olinda. ...

ONE step in the journey

Zach Zane was ready to give up mixed martial arts six fights ago. Six straight wins later — all by stoppage — the 2008 Baldwin High School graduate is on the doorstep of the biggest opportunity of his life. Zane is set to face Jimmy Yabo in the preliminaries of the ONE Championship fight ...

Valley Isle Sports / In Brief

Queirolo, Ratte win state championships The Maui Raptors’ Kayla Ratte and Enzo Queirolo won their divisions at the USATF Hawaii Junior Olympic Cross Country Championships on Sunday on Oahu. Queirolo, a 7th grader at Kihei Charter School, won the boys 11-12 3K division, finishing in a time ...

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AJA Bowling League Nov. 6 Results At Maui Bowling Center High series (handicap)—Bruce Ikeda 729, Aaron Takahashi 727, Bryce Iwasaki 695, Dennis Doi 689, Clyde Imai 679, Doug Carillo 672, Miles Takabayashi 664, Steve Fujita 661, Dewaine Higa 658, Scott Miyashiro 641, Kasie Apo-Takayama ...

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WAILEA FALL DOUBLES TOURNAMENT At Wailea Tennis Club Saturday’s Results Women’s Doubles 6.0—Bews/Rueda def. Keau/Prince 6-1, 6-4; Bachaus/Horsman def. Mckelvey/Gummo 6-4, 6-2; Tomchak/Roedriger def. Hedrich/Stoinski 7-5, 4-6, 1-0; Stoinski/Hedrich def. Oyama/Reale 6-3, ...

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Day of Hope 10K/5K Saturday’s Results At Four Seasons Resort Maui at Wailea Note: Due to timing issues, 12 runners are not accounted for. 10K Men—1. Reid Hunter 36:53.33, 2. Adam Hakola 38:18.20, 3. Rocky Balala 39:24.16, 4. Matt Holton 39:43.76, 5. Jefferson Oishi 42:26.01, 6. ...

UH women fall at San Diego, remain winless

The Maui News The University of Hawaii women’s basketball team fell to 0-3 on the season Sunday, losing to San Diego 58-50 in California. Leah Salanoa was the only Rainbow Wahine player to score in double figures, finishing with 11 points. Tia Kanoa finished with eight points and eight ...

Mean Green dominate Rainbow Warriors

HONOLULU (AP) — Jahmiah Simmons and Jorden Duffy scored 13 points apiece to help North Texas beat the University of Hawaii men’s basketball team 68-51 on Sunday night at the Stan Sheriff Center to win the Outrigger Resorts Rainbow Classic. UNT (4-0) is off to its best start since 1990 ...

Maui’s rugby standouts proof of sport’s growth

MAUI LANI — Even heavy rains and flooding could not damper the unprecedented growth of Maui Rugby on Saturday as more than 100 men and 35 women competed in a rugby sevens tournament at Maui Lani Regional Park. The tournament featured five All-Americans and professional players from Maui, ...

Sabers hope to be part of foundation for future success

KEAAU, Hawaii — As James Kammerer addressed his Maui High School football team after the Sabers’ 35-24 loss to Hilo in the Hawaii High School Athletic Association Division I state tournament on Friday night, he told the Sabers about the team across the field. He pointed out in his ...

Macedo moves on at Port Stephens

Lahaina’s Summer Macedo cuts back during her third-round heat at the Port Stephens Toyota Pro, a World Surf League Women’s Qualifying Series 6,000 event, on Saturday in New South Wales, Australia. Macedo, fresh off a fourth-place finish at the ISA World Junior Championships, won her heat ...

Wailea Fall Doubles get underway

Rob Davidson hits a first-set return while teaming with son Mitchell in a 9.0 men’s doubles match against Gabe Diaz and Jack Cieniewicz in the Wailea Fall Doubles Tournament at the Wailea Tennis Club on Saturday. The tournament, which is sponsored by Aloha International Employment and Rocket ...

Hinatea wins Johnny Baldwin Halloween Shootout Tournament

Dana Ford (from left), Capt. Jason Edmisson, Brian Edmisson, Capt. Chris Canaiy, Capt. Greg France and Capt. Brad Coombs (kneeling) of the Hinatea pose with their 209.9-pound blue marlin that won the 17th annual Johnny Baldwin Halloween Shootout Tournament. The crew of the Hinatea, out of ...

Valley Isle Sports / In Brief

Baldwin girls soccer to host tournament The Baldwin High School Girls Soccer Invitational is set for Thursday through Nov. 17 at Keopuolani Park in Kahului. The tournament field includes Maui Interscholastic League Division I teams Baldwin, Kamehameha Maui, King Kekaulike and Maui High, as ...

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GOLF PUKALANI LADIES GOLF CLUB Sunday’s Results At Pukalani Country Club November Ace—Dorsa Asing 71. 1. Donna Powers 71, 2. Jae Thompson 71, 3. Jo Maldonado 71. Low putts—A flight: Ethelyn Stisher 31; B flight: Adele Sumida 29. Closest to the pins—A flight: Nos. 3, 8: Jo ...

Sports Bulletin Board

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Sabers come up short

KEAAU, Hawaii — The Maui High School football team has never won a state tournament game, but the Sabers went down fighting in their latest appearance. Defending Division I state champion Hilo beat the Sabers 35-24 in a state semifinal Friday night at the Keaau High School field. The Maui ...

Valley Isle Sports / In Brief

Maui lifters take top honors at state meet Weightlifters from Maui’s HI Performance Athletics earned many of the top honors and set state records at the state championships, held Oct. 20 in Honolulu. Tiffani Lee was named the Senior Women Outstanding Lifter after winning the state title ...

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Swimming MAGSA SHORT-COURSE MEET Saturday’s Results At Kihei Aquatic Center Girls 8 and under 25 butterfly—1. Mailah Cuomo, IA, 24.32; 2. Savannah Rose, IA, 26.98; 3. Emery Page, MDSC, 27.30; 4. Olivia Carter, HSC, 28.76; 5. Lila Devery, Maui, 30.16. 25 backstroke—1. Estelle ...

Sabers look to reverse history

KAHULUI — Torryn Kauhaahaa-Sulusi has watched classmate Trent Takara grow up with the Maui High School football team since both were freshmen. Now, the pair of seniors rarely leave the field for the Sabers, who will play top-seeded Hilo on Friday in the Division I semifinals of the Hawaii ...