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Tanaka’s one-hit gem lifts Kamehameha to series win

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WAILUKU — The Kamehameha Schools Maui baseball team has been here before. The Warriors took control of second place in the Maui Interscholastic League Division I race with a 7-0 win over defending state champion Maui High on Saturday night at Maehara Stadium. Graydon Tanaka was dominant ...

Lee, Guzman take early leads at MIL tournament

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WAIEHU — Chad Lee has been waiting for Saturday’s first round of the Maui Interscholastic League individual golf championships for a while, in more ways than one. The St. Anthony High School senior made the most of his first competitive action since January — and first high school action ...

Rosenblad, Obley lead Na Alii to win at Koki Beach

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Axel Rosenblad and Miles Obley led the King Kekaulike High School boys to a dominant win at the season’s second Maui Interscholastic League surf meet Saturday at Koki Beach in Hana. Na Alii outscored Lahainaluna 5,068-2,954 in the overhead surf. Maui Prep was third with 2,925. Seabury Hall ...

Suzuki appears to avoid DL, hopes to return this week

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The Maui News Atlanta Braves catcher Kurt Suzuki said Saturday that tests on his hurt right hand came back negative and he hopes to play again early this week. In a media interview posted online by Fox Sports, Suzuki said his hand is still swollen a day after being hit by a pitch in the ...

MIL judo season gets underway

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MIL meet No. 1 Saturday’s Results At Maui High Girls 98—1. Jillian Ikehara, Kamehameha Maui; 2. Teani Kaluhikaua, Kamehameha Maui; 3. Maria Angst, Molokai. 103—1. Tasia Matsuda, Baldwin; 2. Hiwa Duvachelle, Molokai; 3. Lhea Javierto, Maui High. 115 A—1. Kiereana Higaki, King ...

Valley Isle Scoreboard

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Volleyball Aloha Volleyball Association Parent-Child Beach Tourney Friday’s Results At Kula 1. Jesse and Stev Coralle, 2. Gracie and Yarek Bartosz, 3. AJ and Darcy Ashoff, 4. Kayla and Leo Wong, t5. Mileina and Scott Sniffen, t5. Madee and Robert Dougherty, t7. Makalani and Magda Carey, ...

Sports Bulletin Board

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* 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 • GOlf Saturday—The Maui Women’s Golf Championship, ...

Spartans down Trojans in six innings

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The Maui News The Seabury Hall baseball team ran its Maui Interscholastic League record to 5-0 with a 12-2, six-inning win over St. Anthony on Saturday at Maehara Stadium in Wailuku. Twin brothers Ben and Kenny Belew combined on a six-hitter on the mound for the Spartans, who piled up 14 ...

Harmon delivers one-hitter, Baldwin tops King Kekaulike

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The Maui News The Baldwin High School softball team rode a one-hitter by Aliya Harmon to a 6-0 win over King Kekaulike on Saturday at Patsy Mink Field. The game was just 1-0 through five innings before the Bears added two runs in the top of the sixth and three more in the seventh. Sasha ...

Pine Lasses, Lads complete sweep of Na Pueo

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The Maui News The Lanai High School girls and boys tennis teams finished off two-match sweeps of Maui Prep on Saturday at the Kapalua Tennis Garden. The Pine Lasses defeated Na Pueo 3-2 on Friday and 4-1 on Saturday to improve to 4-2 in the Maui Interscholastic League West Division ...

UH sweeps UC San Diego again

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The Maui News The seventh-ranked University of Hawaii men’s volleyball team swept past UC San Diego for the second night in a row on Saturday, 25-9, 25-10, 25-14, at the Stan Sheriff Center in Honolulu. Hawaii outhit the Tritons .558 to .013. The Rainbow Warriors improved to 15-6 overall ...

Warriors continue to roll

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LAHAINA — Austin Peters led the Kamehameha School Maui boys volleyball team to its first Maui Interscholastic League title in eight years last season. The Warriors accomplished that the hard way, having to win the MIL tournament and then an overall playoff for the title against King ...

Suzuki hit by pitch, leaves game

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ATLANTA — Braves catcher Kurt Suzuki was hurt after being hit by a pitch on his right hand in the fourth inning of Atlanta’s 5-4, 11-inning loss to the Philadephia Phillies on Friday. Suzuki, a Baldwin High School graduate playing his 12th major league season, was hit by Phillies starter ...

Sabers sweep past Bears

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Jon Aunese had 13 kills to lead the Maui High School boys volleyball team to a 25-16, 25-12, 25-22 victory over Baldwin on Friday night at Jon Garcia Gym in Wailuku. Denniel Carreon had five aces and 23 assists, and Ryan Piano had 23 digs for the Sabers, who improved to 4-4 in Maui ...

Na Alii edge Lunas for second straight win

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Michael Beesing tossed a complete-game nine-hitter to lead the King Kekaulike High School baseball team to its second straight win, 4-3 over Lahainaluna on Friday at Maehara Stadium in Wailuku. Beesing struck out five and walked three for Na Alii (2-6). Keanu Pakele was 2-for-3 with an RBI, ...

Sabers down Lunas, improve to 6-0

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The Maui High girls and boys tennis teams each improved to 6-0 with 4-1 victories over Lahainaluna on Friday at Kahului Community Center. Jessalyn Lopez and Hana Yoshikawa each picked up 6-0, 6-0 singles wins for the Saber girls, while Maui High’s Hobbes Wilstead, Devon Baldwin and Kade ...

Farmers remain unbeaten with win over Dragons

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The Molokai High School softball team hit four triples to beat Hana 13-3 in six innings Friday on Molokai. Camille Ledesma, Sydney Rawlins, Talan Garces and Cahl Horner all tripled for the Farmers, who improved to 5-0 in Maui Interscholastic League play. The Dragons fell to ...

UH ends four-match skid, sweeps UC San Diego

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The University of Hawaii men’s volleyball team snapped a four-match losing streak with a 25-22, 25-17, 25-19 sweep of UC San Diego on Friday night at the Stan Sheriff Center in Honolulu. The seventh-ranked Rainbow Warriors got 11 kills from Stijn van Tilburg and 10 from Rado Parapunov. King ...

From Maui to the Majors

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Statistics for 2001 Baldwin graduate Kurt Suzuki of the Atlanta Braves: FRIDAY: 0-1, run, HBP, 2 E, 0-1 on SB attempt against. Hit by pitch, scored in fourth inning; replaced in sixth. SEASON: .333 batting avg. (1-3), 1 run, 1 BB, 2 HPB, 2 E, 0-2 on SB attempts against.