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Kiner-Falefa confident as new Rangers shortstop

The Associated Press Isiah Kiner-Falefa has always been a shortstop, but first had to fake his confidence as a catcher and a third baseman for the Texas Rangers. After winning a Gold Glove as a third baseman last season, Kiner-Falefa feels like he can finally be himself, and the leader for a ...

Pono Foundation helps get players back on field

KAHULUI — Both teams wore Baldwin High School uniforms, coaches acted as umpires, and the atmosphere was lighthearted. The blue team won the best-of-3 series in the rubber game with a 12-0 victory over the gray in a baseball program sponsored by the Pono Foundation on Saturday at Maui High ...

On repeat: UH rallies for another close win over Beach

The Maui News For the second straight night, the University of Hawaii men’s basketball team found itself facing a double-digit deficit in the second half. And for the second straight night, the Rainbow Warriors rallied before holding on for the win after Long Beach State missed a ...

Valley Isle Sports / In Brief

Velez of Kahului aces hole at Wailea Emerald Raige Velez of Kahului hit a hole-in-one on Feb. 14 at the Wailea Emerald Course. Velez aced the No. 8 hole from 103 yards using a pitching wedge. Witnesses were Kulana Wilhelm-Anderson, Roy Anderson and Kevin Constantino. ***** Campbell of ...

Valley Isle Scoreboard

CROSS COUNTRY VALLEY ISLE TRACK CLUB Saturday’s Results At Maui Tropical Plantation U18 (5K) Girls—1. Kaylee Volner, Upcountry Runners, 19:34.8; 2. Prianna Dugied, Upcountry Runners, 22:18.2; 3. Ellison Shapiro, Run it Forward, 23:00.9; 4. Makena Stevenson, VITC Central Maui, ...

Souza hopeful for one more season with Bears

Isaiah Souza has played for two world championship youth baseball teams in the last five years, but it is a possible season immediately ahead that he longs to play. The two-sport standout for Baldwin High School is a senior who has his fingers crossed that his final go-round in the maroon and ...