With restrictive pitch count rules to consider and the demand of trying to win four games in five days, managing a staff at a youth baseball tournament can turn into a chess match of sorts.
Their stay in San Jose wasn’t as long as the Hilo Pinto All-Stars wanted it to be, but while they were there they struck a blow for competitive balance.
Marc Butz drew an adoring crowd Thursday, even if it was only for a few seconds.
Trisyn Kalawaia and Abby Foster weren’t on their horses long before they were hooked.
Ever since his days at Waiakea High School, every day has been leading up to this day for Brad Tavares.
A good portion of the Hilo All-Stars played for B-Pono during the regular season, some are from the Wreckers, while Keaukaha, the Bulldogs and RBI have representation as well.
Travis Bondallian will take a trip to a mainland regional any way he can get it.
It took a couple of days, but West Side finally unleashed the “Beast.”
Gold Coast’s Kamalani Doctor veered off third base nearly halfway to home and then stopped, just daring Hilo to come tag her.