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Warriors win battle with Bears, 17-14

WAILUKU — For two seasons in a row, the Kamehameha Schools Maui football team has matched a school-best record and come up short, most likely, of the state tournament. The Warriors fought past Baldwin 17-14 on Friday night at War Memorial Stadium on the Bears’ senior night in front of ...

Spartans capture third straight MIL D-II championship

OLINDA — With two chances to secure its third consecutive Maui Interscholastic League Division II championship title, the Seabury Hall girls volleyball team wasted no time getting it done Friday night at the Erdman Athletic Center. Junior outside hitter Ella Connor had 20 kills and 11 digs, ...

Baldwin alum Nguyen back in ring, ready for bare knuckle boxing debut

Dat Nguyen is not your average 37-year-old professional boxer. The 2001 Baldwin High School graduate who challenged for an United States Olympic berth as a youngster has a 20-3 record as a pro, but he hasn’t stepped into the ring for a bout since a technical knockout win in February 2017. ...

Valley Isle Scoreboard

BOWLING ALOHA FRIDAY BOWLING LEAGUE Oct. 11 Results At Maui Bowling Center Standings—Eddie’s 45.5, Brian’s 37.5, Fred’s 37, Anela’s 36.5, Wesley’s 34, Rudy’s 33, Lee’s 30.5. High series (handicap)—Tani Kenyon 623, Anela Brittain 611, Frederick Brittain 611, Celine ...

Sports Bulletin Board

• 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 • BASEBALL Oct. 31—Lahainaluna High ...

The moment has come for Suzuki

It was a moment that Kurt Suzuki will never forget. Late in the deciding fifth game of the Washington Nationals’ National League Division Series against the Los Angeles Dodgers, he was hit by a 94-mph pitch from Walker Buehler that deflected off his left wrist and hit his face in the ...

Play4Jre: With heavy hearts, Dragons topple Farmers in four

OLINDA — The Hana High School girls volleyball team was playing with an angel on it collective shoulder on Thursday night at the Erdman Athletic Center in the Maui Interscholastic League Division II tournament semifinals. The Dragons kept their season alive with a 25-19, 22-25, 25-23, 25-22 ...

Seabury Hall sweeps way into final

The Maui News Top-seeded Seabury Hall swept past Haleakala Waldorf 25-10, 25-15, 25-8 in the semifinals of the Maui Interscholastic League Division II girls volleyball tournament on Thursday night at Erdman Athletic Center in Olinda. Ella Connor led the Spartans (13-0) with 14 kills and 14 ...

Na Alii seeded 4th, Warriors to face Le Jardin at states

The Maui News Maui Interscholastic League champion King Kekaulike High School is the No. 4 seed for next week’s New City Nissan Girls Volleyball Division I State Championship. Na Alii (13-1) will face either Moanalua or Waianae in the quarterfinals next Thursday at 5 p.m. at Moanalua’s ...

This week in MIL Football

Baldwin vs. Kamehameha Maui Today, War Memorial Stadium, 7 p.m. Overview Rematch of the most exciting game of the MIL season that the Bears won 27-23 on a late fumble-return TD in the league opener on Aug. 23. Kamehameha Maui can match its school-best 6-3 overall season from a year ago ...

Ohana Martial Arts athletes qualify for national tournament

The Maui News Evan Reed, CJ Caliva and Jraeden Mendoza of Maui’s Ohana Martial Arts were recently selected to represent Hawaii at the upcoming League Finals XV in Reno, Nev., on Oct. 25-26. The three fighters are part of a five-person Hawaii team that will vie for national titles against ...

Valley Isle Sports / In Brief

Little League rules and umpire clinic set District 3 Little League will be holding a rules/umpire clinic on Dec. 6-7. The rules clinic will be held on Dec. 6 from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. at the Kahului Community Center annex, while field work will be held Dec. 7 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at ...

Dragons down Trojans, advance to MIL semis

OLINDA — The Hana High School girls volleyball team took care of business on Wednesday night, but the Dragons know the assignment gets much tougher tonight. The third-seeded Dragons rolled past St. Anthony 25-21, 25-10, 25-10 in the quarterfinals of the Maui Interscholastic League Division ...

Haleakala Waldorf edges Pine Lasses in five sets

The Maui News The Haleakala Waldorf School girls volleyball team scored the final four points of the match to defeat Lanai 19-25, 25-22, 25-20, 23-25, 15-13 in a quarterfinal of the Maui Interscholastic League Division II tournament on Wednesday night at the Erdman Athletic Center in ...

San Agustin captures gold for USA at Canada Open

The Maui News Jerico San Agustin of Kiffmann’s Maui Elite Taekwondo won gold for the United States at the Canada Open, held Oct. 4-6 in Montreal. San Agustin won the junior 48-kilogram division of the international Olympic qualification event. Puerto Rico’s Luis Gonzalez-Campos took ...

Valley Isle Scoreboard

STANDINGS (Note: Second-round records in parentheses) DIVISION I W L Pct PF PA z-Baldwin (1-1) 4 2 .667 134 125 Maui High (0-3) 0 7 .000 81 207 DIVISION II W L Pct PF PA x-Lahainaluna (2-0) 6 0 1.000 219 52 KS Maui (2-1) 4 3 .571 180 145 King Kekaulike (1-1) 2 4 .333 109 194 x-won ...

Nationals headed to World Series

The Associated Press WASHINGTON — As the Washington Nationals moved a party 86 years in the making from their ballpark’s infield to a booze-filled clubhouse, manager Dave Martinez paused near the dugout and thrust the silver National League Championship Series trophy overhead, to the ...

From Maui to the Majors

Statistics for Baldwin graduate Kurt Suzuki of the Washington Nationals: TUESDAY: Did not play. POSTSEASON: 7 games played, 7 starts, 1-20 (.050).

Izzo welcomes expectations for one of his top Spartans teams

The Associated Press EAST LANSING, Mich. — Tom Izzo’s 25th team at Michigan State might be one of his best. All-America guard Cassius Winston is one of four returning starters from last season’s team that won the Big Ten title and advanced to the Final Four. Izzo has another quartet ...

Popping in with Pop Warner football

First photo: Leroy Kahalewai of the Keiki Sabers runs behind the blocks of Kahiau Carmichael Kipapa (35) and Matthew Andrion (22) on a long touchdown run in the second quarter of the Sabers’ 26-14 win over the Kulamalu Cowboys in Maui Pop Warner Jr. Pee Wee (9-12) football action Sunday at ...