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Na Pueo boys earn final spot in MIL team championships

The Maui Preparatory Academy boys tennis team earned a spot in the Maui Interscholastic League team championships with a 3-1 win over Molokai on Saturday. Na Pueo improved to 5-3 in MIL West Division play, finishing tied with Maui High. Maui Prep earns the second and final spot for this ...

Baldwin piles up 17 hits, downs Kamehameha 12-1 in 5 innings

The Baldwin High School softball team had 17 hits as the Bears concluded the Maui Interscholastic League regular season with a 12-1, five-inning win over Kamehameha Maui on Saturday at Patsy Mink Field in Kahului. Saree-Ann Kekahuna, Avei Silifaiva, Alyssa Ferreira and Sammy Martinez each had ...

Spartans sweep Pine Lads, nab MIL D-II regular-season crown

The Seabury Hall boys volleyball team secured the Maui Interscholastic League Division II regular-season championship with a sweep of Lanai on Saturday at Erdman Athletic Center in Olinda. The Spartans won 25-8, 25-16, 25-16 to finish the regular season at 10-2, tied with Molokai. By winning a ...

Dowd, Calibuso-Kwee lead after second round of MILs

A pair of sophomores — Seabury Hall’s Pierce Dowd and Baldwin’s Lana Calibuso-Kwee — lead at the midway point of the Maui Interscholastic League Individual Championship golf tournament after the second round on Saturday at the Wailea Blue Course. Dowd fired a 3-over-par 76 to take a ...

Rainbow Warriors drop second straight five-setter to 49ers

For the second straight night, the top-ranked University of Hawaii men’s volleyball team fell to No. 2 Long Beach State in five sets on Saturday, 25-16, 18-25, 13-25, 25-23, 15-10 in Long Beach, Calif. The Rainbow Warriors were led by Stijn van Tilburg with 17 kills. Rado Parapunov added 13 ...

From Maui to the Majors

Statistics for Baldwin graduate Kurt Suzuki of the Washington Nationals: _______________ KURT SUZUKI SATURDAY: 1-3, RBI. Hit RBI single to left in fourth inning. SEASON: 5-19 (.263), 1 HR, 6 RBIs.

Valley Isle Scoreboard

JUDO MIL MEET NO. 3 Saturday’s Results At Baldwin Girls 98 pounds—1. Jillian Ikehara, Kamehameha Maui; 2. Teani Kaluhikaua, Kamehameha Maui; 3. Jamilyn Higa, Kamehameha Maui. 109—1. Pearl Bachiller, Kamehameha Maui; 2. Savannah Alueta, Kamehameha Maui; 3. Sean Sakamoto, ...

Sports Bulletin Board

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Gangnath continuing Seabury tradition with distance sweep

WAILUKU — Chloe Gangnath’s teammates cheered as the Seabury Hall senior accepted the Outstanding Female Athlete of the Meet award from Mayor Michael Victorino at the Victorino Ohana Invitational on Friday night. Her latest performance certainly deserved all the accolades. Gangnath swept ...

Warriors, Sabers enter final day of regular season tied for second

WAILUKU — With top-ranked Baldwin High School clear of the field, the race for second place in the Maui Interscholastic League Division I baseball race rose to the forefront on Friday at Maehara Stadium. Maui High took care of their part of the formula with a 1-0 win over King Kekaulike, ...

Molokai downs Lanai, clinches MIL D-II regular-season crown

The Molokai High School softball team banged out 14 hits to beat Lanai 22-6 in three innings and clinch the Maui Interscholastic League Division II regular-season title Friday on the Friendly Isle. Cami Horner drove in five runs and tossed a three-hitter, and Felicity Pastrana had four RBIs ...

Spartans sweep past Pine Lads

The Seabury Hall boys volleyball team swept Lanai 25-19, 25-13, 25-14 on Friday night at Erdman Athletic Center in Olinda. Carter Phillips had nine kills and Zak Burkett had six kills, 13 assists, five digs and three blocks for the Spartans, who improved to 9-2 in Maui Interscholastic League ...

Maui High girls, Lahainaluna boys tennis teams earn pivotal victories

The Maui High School girls and Lahainaluna boys tennis teams each clinched top seeds for next week’s Maui Interscholastic League team championships with wins Friday at Lahaina Civic Center. The Saber girls (7-1) defeated the Lunas (6-1) 3-2. Maui High, which has finished its regular season, ...

UH handed first defeat of season

The No. 1-ranked University of Hawaii men’s volleyball team suffered its first loss of the season Friday, losing a five-set thriller to No. 2 Long Beach State 24-26, 25-22, 16-25, 25-16, 15-13 in Long Beach, Calif. After the teams traded punches in the first four sets, it all came down to ...

From Maui to the Majors

Statistics for Baldwin graduate Kurt Suzuki of the Washington Nationals: _______________ KURT SUZUKI FRIDAY: Did not play. SEASON: 4-16 (.250­), 1 HR, 5 RBIs.

Valley Isle Sports / In Brief

Maui Pop Warner coach testing on Thursday Maui Pop Warner will hold a coaches testing and meeting on Thursday at Waikapu Community Center at 6 p.m. Coaches should bring a copy of their drivers license or state ID. For more information, contact Kalei Apolo-Awai at 757-3179 or ...

Valley Isle Scoreboard

BOWLING MAUI BREAKFAST LEAGUE Tuesday’s Results At Maui Bowling Center Standings—Celine’s 56, Mary’s 55.5, Dale’s 54.5, Dot’s 34. High series (handicap)—Mary Naauao 650.

Bears headed back to states

WAILUKU — This season will end where it really all began three years ago for Kaipo Haole, Cade Kalehuawehe and the Baldwin High School baseball team. The Bears clinched a state tournament berth with a 5-2 win over Kamehameha Maui on Thursday at Maehara Stadium, a victory that sewed up the ...

Farmers clinch D-II regular-season crown after Dragons forfeit games

The Maui News Without taking the field on what would have been its senior weekend, the Molokai High School baseball team clinched the Maui Interscholastic League Division II regular-season title and a state tournament berth when Hana forfeited the final two games of the regular season slated ...

Lenny, Kemper up for WSL Big Wave awards

The Maui News Maui’s Kai Lenny and Billy Kemper are among the nominees for this year’s World Surf League Big Wave Awards, which were announced Thursday. Lenny and Kemper are both up for the premier Ride of the Year award, the winner of which receives prizes totaling $102,000. The ...