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Shooting for the stars

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Watching the animated movie “Brave” inspired Liko Arreola to become an independent, courageous and skilled female archer. And with four years of experience and a few national titles already under her belt, the 11-year-old from Makawao is ready to soar to new heights. “My goals are to ...

Central East Maui walks off for eight-inning victory

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The Maui News The Central East Maui Majors moved within two wins of the Little League World Series in Williamsport, Pa., with a walk-off 6-5 win in eight innings over Arizona champion Sunnyside Little League on Monday at the West Regional in San Bernardino, Calif. After Sunnyside took a 5-4 ...

Valley Isle Scoreboard

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TENNIS WAILEA OPEN Saturday’s-Sunday’s Results At Wailea Tennis Club Men’s singles 3.5 Quarterfinals—Scott Prince def. David Eder 6-2, 6-0; Ron Ancheta def. Jacob Keyser 6-3, 6-2; Jon-Marc Mosher def. David Seaman 6-2, 3-6, 1-0; Jonathahn Yudis def. Gage Bailey 6-1, 1-6, ...

From Maui to the Majors

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Statistics for 2001 Baldwin graduate Kurt Suzuki of the Washington Nationals: MONDAY: 0-3, BB. Walked in eighth inning. SEASON: 53-205 (.259), 11 HR, 23 runs, 40 RBIs.

Monarchs stun Lunas in overtime

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LAHAINA — The Damien Memorial School football team did what very few do on Saturday night at Sue Cooley Stadium — the Monarchs scored the final 31 points of the game to beat Lahainaluna 38-31 in overtime. The game ended when Kellen Robins-Beers intercepted Nainoa Irish’s pass in the end ...

Shimomura takes Maui Open title

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KAHULUI — Moments before he was presented with a giant check for $5,000 and the Maui Open trophy with his friends waiting to douse him with a beer shower, Chris Shimomura took a moment to catch his breath. He had just grinded out a 5-over-par 77 to finish at 144 for the tournament at The ...

Na Alii blank Tigers to end 41-game losing streak

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No matter how it was sliced, Tyson Valle agreed that this was sweet. Valle guided the King Kekaulike High School football team to its first victory in nearly five years Saturday night, a convicing 30-0 win over McKinley at Farrington’s Skippa Diaz Stadium in Honolulu. “It feels real good, ...

Farmers fall to Golden Hawks in 11-player contest

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While it didn’t go as planned, it was a first step on a journey for Molokai High School football. The Farmers played their first 11-player game since the early 1960s on Saturday night in a 37-0 loss at Nanakuli. The four-time defending Maui Interscholastic League eight-player champs took ...

Central East Maui Majors win regional opener; Maui Ponies done

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The Maui News Logan Kuloloia pitched a five-hitter, and the Central East Maui Major (11-12) All-Stars won their opening game of the Little League West Regional on Sunday, 4-2 over Sweetwater Valley, Calif., in San Bernardino, Calif. Kuloloia struck out one and walked none in the ...

Spencer bows out at Pan Am Games

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The Maui News Maui’s Finn Spencer was eliminated from medal contention in men’s stand-up paddleboard surfing at the Pan American Games on Saturday in Lima, Peru. Spencer, who represented Canada, lost to Luiz Diniz of Brazil in the third repechage round, 13.14-10.17. The 15-year-old ...

From Maui to the Majors

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Statistics for 2001 Baldwin graduate Kurt Suzuki of the Washington Nationals: SATURDAY: 2-4, run, BB. Singled to deep center, scored in fourth inning; reached on infield single in sixth; walked in ninth. SUNDAY: Did not play. SEASON: 53-202 (.262), 11 HR, 23 runs, 40 RBIs.

Baxter captures Pan Am gold

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Maui’s Connor Baxter claimed the gold medal in the first-ever stand-up paddleboard race final at the Pan American Games on Friday in Lima, Peru. With surfing making its debut at the Pan Am Games, it seemed only fitting that the 24-year-old Baxter — who has been a dominant figure in SUP ...

MCHCA crews prepared to go all out at states

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While several significant clubs from throughout the state are skipping the Hawaiian Canoe Racing Association state regatta, the Maui County Hawaiian Canoe Association is going all out for the event at Hanalei Bay, Kauai. Hawaiian Canoe Club will be seeking its 16th overall club state crown in ...

Maui Ponies win again at West Zone

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The Maui All-Stars rolled past Arizona 11-1 on Friday at the Pony (13-14) West Zone Tournament in West Hills, Calif. Maui now has two games, if needed, to garner one win to advance to the West Zone championship game on Sunday when a berth in the Pony World Series will be on the line. The Pony ...

Valley Isle Scoreboard

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GOLF RGC GOLF CLUB Sunday’s Results At The Dunes at Maui Lani Low gross—Glenn Ono, Mark Shimamura 79. Net—Val Ogata 71, Casey Ching 72, Miles Suzuki 73, Yasmin Takahashi 73, Glenn Okuda 75, Randy Nagamine 75. Par 3s—No. 3: Mark Shimamura; No. 6: Lance Terada; Nos. 8, 17: ...

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 Aug. 10—The Credit Unions of Maui ...

From Maui to the Majors

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Statistics for Baldwin graduate Kurt Suzuki of the Washington Nationals: _______________ KURT SUZUKI FRIDAY: Did not play. SEASON: 51-198 (.258), 11 HR, 22 runs, 40 RBIs.

MIL teams ready to hit field

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The high school football season starts Saturday with a trio of intriguing games for the Maui Interscholastic League. Lahainaluna High School, the three-time defending Division II state champions, will put an overall 21-game winning streak on the line against Damien at Sue Cooley ...