Stories by Hawaii Tribune-Herald

UHH men’s golf collects conference awards

IRVINE, California – Pacific West Conference champion UH-Hilo placed a half-dozen players on the All-Conference Team, while island schools claimed 12 of the 15 spots on the 2024 Men’s Golf All-Pacific West Conference Team.

Coffee marathon returning to Kona town

The 27th Annual UCC Coffee Kona Marathon is moving back to Kona after staging the race on the Kohala Coast for the last few years. The race will take place on Saturday, June 21, 2025 with a new resort partner—Royal Kona Resort and Spa.

Tahiti Nui qualifying series set to return to Hawaii

HONOLULU – The World Surf League (WSL) Hawaii/Tahiti Nui Qualifying Series (QS) and Longboard Regional Qualifying Series contingent are back beginning — June 10 – 17 at the Local Motion Surf Into Summer At Home In The Hawaiian Islands competition, a QS 1,000 and Longboard QS 1,000.

Kalawaia scores all-around rodeo title

ALVA, Okla. – Even though he’d roped through his youth, Hilo-reared Northwestern Oklahoma State University cowboy Trisyn Kalawaia has focused on steer wrestling since he arrived in Alva a couple years ago.

Vulcans sweep Academy of Art

After 17 games away from home, UH-Hilo Softball returned to the Vulcan Softball Field and continued Pacific West Conference, winning two doubleheaders over Academy of Art with scores of 6-1, 3-1, 7-1 and 4-1 on Friday and Saturday in Hilo.

Correa Field gets funding from state house

The state House of Representatives passed Wednesday the House draft of the state budget bill, House Bill 1800 HD1, for third reading on the House Floor — and Rep. Chris Todd is happy to share that capital improvement project funding was included for site improvements of James “Jimmy” Correa ballfield in Hilo.

HI-PAL paddling regatta coming soon

Hawai‘i Police Department’s Kona Community Policing Section in collaboration with the Hawai‘i Island Police Activities League (HI-PAL) is teaming up with Kai’ Opua Canoe Club and Kai ‘Ehitu Canoe Club for the second annual HI-PAL Outrigger Canoe Regatta on Saturday, on March 30, at the Kailua Pier in Kailua-Kona.