KAILUA-KONA — Clinton Hicks and his wife Michele nearly didn’t make the trip to Kona to compete in the 59th annual Hawaiian International Billfish Tournament. And once they got here, things were not really going to plan for the couple, who was spending their first holiday on the islands.
As varied as we may be from one of us to the next as consumers of sports, there are always core truths we can agree on.
Saturday was a long one for Hilo High football coach Kaeo Drummondo, and the 40-point loss the Vikings absorbed against Campbell High was only one of the reasons.
There’s no easing into the season for Konawaena.
Kai Opua will be seriously overmatched at the Hawaiian Canoe Racing Association championships Saturday on Oahu, but that’s life in Division AAAA (21-41 races).
It was no surprise that Puna captured Division AAA (13-20 events) at the Hawaiian Canoe Racing Association championships.
Before he left, Hilo High football coach Kaeo Drummondo was under the impression the Vikings were going to open the preseason with a home game against Waipahu.