Editor’s note: This story has been modified to update the results
It’s all in the family, and that’s the secret to the success of the young Paddlers of Laka, still surging strongly on an unprecedented run in the Moku O Hawaii Outrigger Canoe Racing Association.
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.
Elite endurance runners around the world will swear by it.