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Lopez captures second straight MIL title

LAHAINA — There wasn’t much more that Maui High School’s Jessalyn Lopez could do in her sophomore year of Maui Interscholastic League tennis. Last week, she led her girls team to its first-ever title. On Saturday, she won her second straight singles championship at the Lahaina Civic ...

Dragons close with sweep of Pine Lads

The Hana High School boys volleyball team swept Lanai for the second day in a row Saturday with a 25-14, 25-17, 25-14 win in Lanai City. Yosef Moeai dished out 22 assists to go along with three kills, two aces and two blocks for the Dragons (7-5). Nahinu Lind had nine kills and a block, and ...

Lunas close with win over Na Alii

The Lahainaluna High School softball team nailed down second place in the final Maui Interscholastic League Division I game of the regular season with a 19-3, four-inning win over King Kekaulike on Saturday at Patsy Mink Field. The Lunas (7-5) scored in each inning, including eight times in ...

Six athletes earn fourth wins as judo season heads to MIL championships

With the Maui Interscholastic League judo championships a week away, six judoka continued unbeaten streaks Saturday at the fourth meet of the season at Jon Garcia Gym in Wailuku. Baldwin High School’s Makalii Sequeira (145 pounds) and Matthew Kauhola (161), Kamehameha Maui’s Brycen Hanada ...

Farmers complete 9-0 regular season

The Molokai High School baseball team jumped out to a seven-run lead after two innings and finished an unbeaten run through the Maui Interscholastic League Division II regular season with a 10-0, six-inning win over Seabury Hall on Saturday morning in Kaunakakai. The Farmers (9-0) rode a ...

UH falls in Big West final

The sixth-ranked University of Hawaii men’s volleyball team was swept by No. 1 Long Beach State in the Big West Conference tournament championship match on Saturday in Long Beach, Calif. After their 25-23, 25-14, 25-19 loss, the Rainbow Warriors must wait to find out their fate for an ...

From Maui to the Majors

Statistics for Baldwin graduate Kurt Suzuki of the Atlanta Braves: _______________ KURT SUZUKI SATURDAY: 1-1. Entered as pinch hitter in ninth, reached on infield single to third. SEASON: .326 batting avg. (15-46), 9 runs, 9 RBIs, 3 HR, 2 HBP, 3 E, 0-8 on SB attempts against.

Valley Isle Scoreboard

TRACK AND FIELD VICTORINO OHANA INVITATIONAL Friday’s Results At Yamamoto Track & Field Facility Girls 100 meters—1. Alyssa Mae Antolin, Maui High, 12.43; 2. Isabella Dillon, King Kekaulike, 12.69; 3. Katarina Hokulani Panoke, Kamehameha Maui, 12.92; 4. Olivia Solar-Miller, Maui ...

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 • BASKETBALL June 5-8—The “Another ...

Intensity picks up as season winds down

WAILUKU — As the final meet before the Maui Interscholastic League championships, the Victorino Ohana Invitational track and field meet always carries importance for the individual athletes. That crucial feeling was on display in the last individual event of the night at the eighth annual ...

Top-seeded Wilstead survives semifinal scare at MIL championships

LAHAINA — Maui High School’s Hobbes Wilstead underestimated teammate Quinn Shapiro, and it nearly cost him in the semifinals of Friday’s Maui Interscholastic League individual tennis championships at the Lahaina Civic Center courts. The top-seeded Wilstead cruised to a 6-0 win over the ...

Spartans, Na Alii advance to MIL semifinals

Skylar Lickle scored five goals to help lead the Seabury Hall water polo team to a 17-4 victory over Kamehameha Maui in a Maui Interscholastic League tournament first-round match Friday at Kihei Aquatic Center. The third-seeded Spartans (7-4) got three goals apiece from Aryana Johnson and ...

Farmers take two from Spartans, clinch D-II regular-season crown

The Molokai High School baseball team clinched the Maui Interscholastic League Division II regular-season title with a doubleheader sweep of Seabury Hall on Friday in Kaunakakai. Molokai (8-0) scored three runs in the top of the eighth inning to win the opener 7-4. In the second game, ...

Bears outlast Warriors 18-13, finish unbeaten run through MIL slate

The Baldwin High School softball team finished a 12-0 run through the Maui Interscholastic League regular season with an 18-13 win over Kamehameha Maui on Friday at Patsy Mink Field in Kahului. The game featured 29 hits, nine errors and runs scored in 11 of the 14 half-innings. Baldwin ...

Molokai edges Seabury in five sets to secure MIL regular-season title

The Molokai High School boys volleyball team clinched the Maui Interscholastic League regular-season title with a five-set win over Seabury Hall on Friday night on the Friendly Isle. The Farmers (9-2) won the match 26-24, 24-26, 25-18, 24-26, 15-13. Seabury Hall fell to 7-4. The two teams ...

UH to play for inaugural Big West championship

Rado Parapunov had 15 kills as the second-seeded University of Hawaii men’s volleyball team defeated UC Irvine 25-16, 25-23, 20-25, 25-18 in the Big West Conference tournament semifinals Friday in Long Beach, Calif. Stijn van Tilburg added 11 kills and Brett Rosenmeier had 10 kills and six ...

From Maui to the Majors

Statistics for Baldwin graduate Kurt Suzuki of the Atlanta Braves: _______________ KURT SUZUKI FRIDAY: 1-4, RBI, SF, K, 0-1 on SB attempt against. Hit sacrifice fly to left in sixth inning; singled to left in 11th. SEASON: .311 batting avg. (14-45), 9 runs, 9 RBIs, 3 HR, 2 HBP, 3 E, 0-8 ...

Bears close with win over Sabers

WAILUKU — The Baldwin High School baseball team surrendered three runs for the first time in Maui Interscholastic League play this year, but the Bears survived for a 4-3 victory over Maui High in the final game of the Division I regular season Thursday evening at Maehara Stadium. The game ...

Warriors blast past Na Alii, close season at 9-3

The Maui News The Kamehameha Schools Maui baseball team piled up 15 hits and finished the Maui Interscholastic League Division I regular season with a 7-1 win over King Kekaulike on Thursday afternoon at Maehara Stadium in Wailuku. The game was a makeup for a contest rained out three times ...

Valley Isle Scoreboard

Tennis MIL INDIVIDUAL CHAMPIONSHIPS Thursday’s Results At Lahaina Civic Center courts Boys singles First Round Shayne Thompson, King Kekaulike, def. Adricx Lapus, Lahainaluna, 6-1, 6-0. James Kim, Seabury Hall, def. Jake Gage, St. Anthony, 6-1, 6-1. Isaac Hessel, Maui Prep, ...