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Colton Cowell leads US to fifth-place finish at Pan American Cup

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King Kekaulike High School graduate Colton Cowell had seven kills and three blocks to help the United States defeat Puerto Rico in the fifth-place match of the Pan American Cup on Friday in Colima, Mexico. Cowell, one of three University of Hawaii players on the U.S. roster, totaled 10 points ...

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BASEBALL HAWAII STATE LITTLE LEAGUE DISTRICT 3 MAJORS (11-12) TOURNAMENT Friday’s Results At Eddie Tam Field CENTRAL EAST MAUI 22, LANAI 0, 3 INN. Central East Maui 75(10)—22 19 x Lanai 000— 0 0 x Jaren Pascual, Nick Nashiwa (3) and Duke Aloy, Caleb Chai (3). Jovenson ...

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: 36-132 (.273), 8 HR, 16 runs, 32 RBIs.

2018-19 MIL Athletes of the Year: Naighel Calderon

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To say that Naighel Calderon is blazing new territory would be a bit of an understatement. Next spring, Calderon will be the first Maui Interscholastic League baseball player to compete for the University of Hawaii since Keahi Rawlins finished his career in Manoa in 2007. Last month, Calderon ...

2018-19 MIL Athletes of the Year: Chloe Gangnath

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Chloe Gangnath is the last of a remarkable group at Seabury Hall. Gangnath was 21st in the HHSAA state cross country meet in 2016 as a sophomore and seventh on the Spartans’ unit that finished 1-2-4-5-17 in front of her. That pure team score of 29 is one of the best in the history of the ...

Valley Isle Sports / In Brief

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Albion SC to play in regional quarterfinals The Albion SC Hawaii (formerly known as Maui United SC) 05 boys team advanced to the quarterfinal round of the U.S. Youth Soccer Far West Regional Championships on Wednesday in Boise, Idaho. The team completed pool play in the boys U14 division at ...

Suzuki homers as Nationals complete sweep of Phillies

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The Associated Press WASHINGTON — Three home runs. Solid work from the bullpen. Strong defense, highlighted by two runners being thrown out at the plate. At long last, the Washington Nationals are finally starting to look like a baseball team capable of making some noise in the NL ...

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Statistics for Baldwin graduate Kurt Suzuki of the Washington Nationals: THURSDAY: 1-4, HR, run, 2 RBIs. Hit two-run homer to left in second. SEASON: 36-132 (.273), 8 HR, 16 runs, 32 RBIs.

The Maui News 2019 MIL Surfing All-Stars

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Two Lahaina surfers, Madison Runyon and Tony Nunez, have been selected by the Maui Interscholastic League coaches as the MIL Surfers of the Year. Lahainaluna High School’s Runyon left no doubt who would be the MIL girls surfer of the year as she swept the shortboard and bodyboard season ...

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Statistics for Baldwin graduate Kurt Suzuki of the Washington Nationals: WEDNESDAY: Game 1: Did not play. Game 2: 0-3. SEASON: 35-128 (.273), 7 HR, 15 runs, 30 RBIs.

Molokai Holokai Hoolaulea scheduled for June 29-30

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The Maui News The Molokai Holokai Hoolaulea is set for June 29-30 on Molokai. The festivities include two paddle races. The Maui Jim’s Maui 2 Molokai Challenge begins with the first waves of competitors leaving D.T. Fleming Beach in Kapalua at 8:30 a.m. on June 29. The 27-mile course ...

Alisha Dingman

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• Kihei Charter School / Grade 12 • GPA: 3.5 • SPORTS: Track and field, paddling • FAMILY: Greg and Sherilyn Dingman of Kihei • ACTIVITIES: Hawaiian Club, beach cleanups • FUTURE PLANS: Studying anatomy and physiology at University of Hawaii-Maui College • SPORTS ...

Elijah Oliveira-Kalalau

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• Lahainaluna High School / Grade 12 • GPA: 3.1 • SPORTS: Football, wrestling, volleyball • FAMILY: Jasmine Oliveira and Hoku Kalalau of Hana • ACTIVITIES: Boarders Chorus, hunting, working out • FUTURE PLANS: Studying fire science at Eastern Washington University • ...

Valley Isle Scoreboard

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AJA BOWLING LEAGUE June 4 Results At Maui Bowling Center Standings—Daijobu’s 32, Pauline’s 30, Marge’s 29, Higa’s 26, Killers 25, Ijiwaru’s 24, Ally’s 23, Tomodachi’s 19. High series (handicap)—Bruce Ikeda 712, Ronald Kimura 706, Ridge Higa 695, Paul Sakugawa 680, ...

The Maui News 2019 MIL Judo All-Stars

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Baldwin High School juniors Waipuilani Estrella-Beauchamp and Bronson Adric shined on the Maui Interscholastic League judo mats this season. The pair of Bears are The Maui News’ MIL Judokas of the Year after taking home league titles and being among the top league finishers at the state ...

Central East Maui downs Molokai for Minors title

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First photo: Central East Maui’s Jayden Perry-Waikiki pitches in the second inning of his team’s 5-1 victory over Molokai in the Hawaii State Little League District 3 Minors (9-10) Tournament championship game Sunday at Kalama Park in Kihei. Perry-Waikiki struck out 12 while allowing four ...

Toluta‘u, Seawolves claim second MLR title

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The Maui News Maui’s Vili Toluta‘u and the Seattle Seawolves are back-to-back champions. And it took them all 80 minutes to do it. The Seawolves scored a last-minute try to rally past the San Diego Legion 26-23 in the Major League Rugby championship match Sunday in San ...

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SWIMMING MAGSA LONG-COURSE MEET Saturday’s Results At Kihei Aquatic Center Girls 10 and under 50-meter freestyle—1. Mailah Cuomo, IA, 44.12; 2. Emery Page, MDSC, 44.35; 3. Emily Gorokhovsky, Lahaina, 45.11; 4. Jessica Rosado, IA, 47.06; 5. Maehani Cleveland, HSC, 47.81. 100 ...

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Statistics for Baldwin graduate Kurt Suzuki of the Washington Nationals: SUNDAY: 2-3, HR, run, 3 RBIs. Hit two-run single to left in first inning; hit solo home run to left in fifth. SEASON: 35-125 (.280), 7 HR, 15 runs, 30 RBIs.