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Rainbow Wahine top Highlanders

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The Maui News Hanna Hellvig and McKenna Ross each had 11 kills to lead the 19th-ranked University of Hawaii women’s volleyball team to a 25-19, 25-11, 25-17 win at UC Riverside in California on Sunday. Norene Iosia had 20 assists, Bailey Choy had 16 assists and Rika Okino had 15 digs as ...

From the MIL to the NFL

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Statistics for Lahainaluna graduate Hercules Mata’afa of the Minnesota Vikings: SUNDAY: Active, did not play. SEASON: 1 tackle (total), 1 tackle for loss, 1 fumble recovery.

Waiting game

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The Baldwin High School football team will have waited three weeks to play a game when the Bears host Leilehua next Friday. When Lahainaluna takes to the turf at Sue Cooley Stadium on Nov. 23, it will have been four weeks since the Lunas played a game. So, the Maui Interscholastic League ...

Valley Isle Sports / In Brief

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Tryouts for Hawaiian Style Volleyball set Hawaiian Style Volleyball Club will be holding tryouts on Nov. 16 at Seabury Hall’s Erdman Athletic Center. Tryouts, set for 2-5 p.m., are open to girls in high school interested in playing competitive club volleyball. For questions, text coach Al ...

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 • BASEBALL Today—Central East Maui ...

The Maui News 2019 MIL Girls Volleyball All-Stars

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Ella Connor has known where she is going to play college volleyball for over a year now. Nanna Inoue has only lived in the United States for a little more than two years. While she’s not sure where yet, Inoue recently decided she will play volleyball in college. Both are The Maui News’ ...

Rainbow Warriors coach Ganot takes medical leave

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The Maui News University of Hawaii men’s basketball coach Eran Ganot is taking a temporary medical leave of absence, effective immediately, the school announced Wednesday. The announcement was made just two days before the Rainbow Warriors open the season against Florida A&M in the ...

Kahului Alii seeking donations for trip to regional

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The Maui News The Kahului Alii Pee Wee football team is headed to the Wescon Regional Championship next month in California, and the team is asking the Maui community for help with its fundraising efforts. The Alii are set to face another team from the Wescon Region — which includes Hawaii, ...

Valley Isle Scoreboard

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MAGSA Short-Course Meet Saturday’s Results At Kihei Aquatic Center Girls 8 and under 25-yard backstroke—1. Olivia Carter, HSC, 22.09; 2. Gala Tassi, IA, 23.25; 3. Martina Pineda-Rodriguez, Lahaina, 23.55; 4. Stella Anderson, IA, 24.55; 5 Eliana Bocon, MDSC, 25.50. 25 ...

Keoki Agtaguem

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• Maui High School / Grade 12 • GPA: 3.5 • SPORTS: Basketball, tennis • FAMILY: Maribel and Jorge Agtaguem of Kahului • ACTIVITIES: Auto Club • FUTURE PLANS: Studying automotive at the University of Hawaii Maui College • SPORTS LESSONS: “What I enjoy the most about ...

Mileina Sniffen

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• Haleakala Waldorf School / Grade 11 • GPA: 3.79 • SPORTS: Volleyball • FAMILY: Scott and Perlita Sniffen of Kula • ACTIVITIES: Student Council vice president, Camp Imua • FUTURE PLANS: Studying pre-veterinarian and sports medicine in college • SPORTS LESSONS: ...

Valley Isle Sports / In Brief

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Racquetball tourney to be held Nov. 15-17 The 15th annual Hawaii State Doubles Racquetball Tournament is scheduled for Nov. 15-17 at the Maui Family YMCA in Kahului. The registration fee is $40 for the first event and $25 for a second event for adults, and $20/$10 for juniors. The entry ...

Atwell, Rewers lead UH past San Diego State

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The Maui News Amy Atwell and Lauren Rewers each had a double-double, and the University of Hawaii women’s basketball team opened the season with a 61-58 victory over San Diego State on Tuesday night at the Stan Sheriff Center in Honolulu. Atwell had 17 points and 11 rebounds, and Rewers ...

Nationals honored at White House

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The Associated Press and The Maui News WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump mostly stuck to sports on Monday while honoring the World Series champion Washington Nationals, who had a handful of players skip the White House visit. Maui’s Kurt Suzuki wasn’t one of them. The Nationals ...

Valley Isle Scoreboard

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RUNNING DAY OF HOPE 10K/5K Saturday’s Results At Four Seasons Resort Maui 5K—1. Ryan Tsang 17:15:00, 2. Caile Kohlbrenner 19:06.42, 3. Dennis Queirolo 20:17.00, 4. Lester Domingo 20:31.74, 5. Lindsey Wilbur 21:15.96, 6. Matthew Birmingham 23:07.12, 7. Clive Lobo 23:18.51, 8. Luis ...

Sabers’ Shields claims boys cross country state crown

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OLINDA — Maui High School junior Hunter Shields knew that if he stayed patient in the front pack, he had a chance to win the Honolulu Marathon Cross Country State Championship. And that’s exactly what he did Saturday at Seabury Hall. Shields conquered the three-lap, 5-kilometer course ...

Naylor outlasts Volner for girls XC title

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OLINDA — Emily Naylor finished 99th in the Honolulu Marathon State Cross Country Championships last year. Saturday morning at Seabury Hall, she stood alone at No. 1. The Kalaheo High School sophomore tracked down Seabury Hall sophomore Kaylee Volner with about half a mile to go in the ...

Honolulu Marathon/HHSAA Cross Country State Championships

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Saturday’s Results At Seabury Hall Girls Team—D-I: 1. Punahou 26, 2. Iolani 93, 3. Hilo 125, 4. Kamehameha Kapalama 132, 5. Radford 150, 6. Kalaheo 156, 7. King Kekaulike 221, 8. Kealakehe 242, 9. Campbell 259, 10. Waiakea 286, 11. Kalani 297, 12. Roosevelt 335, 13. Keaau 346, 14. ...

Bunch wins ISA World Juniors championship

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The Maui News Jackson Bunch of Paia completed a dominant run at the Vissla/ISA World Junior Surfing Championship on Sunday, winning the boys under-16 title at Huntington Beach, Calif. “It’s pretty awesome to win gold,” said Bunch, 15. “I was reviewing the past champions of this ...