The next wave of BIIF volleyball players from different schools played for Southside and captured the girls 16 AAU West Coast championship last week in Las Vegas.
NORTH KOHALA – It was a sight Hawaii hasn’t seen in a while — more than 1,000 athletes racing through 70.3 miles of blue water and grueling hot lava fields, with families, supporters and volunteers lining the course to cheer them on.
Lyle Silva Jr. gets to Nevada whenever he can because of the gamble he doesn’t want to take – on his future.
Lost amid the departure news of Mike Trapasso from the UH-Manoa baseball program, another coach who hit the Big Island recruiting trail also lost his job.
SAN FRANCISCO — High school junior Megha Ganne shot a 4-under 67 on Thursday to become the first amateur in 15 years to have a share of the lead after any round at the U.S. Women’s Open.
Kanani Araki didn’t get the shot to chase another BIIF air riflery championship, but she got one last parting gift from the sport that connected her to her dad, Tad, who’s a shooter himself as a hunter.
Hilo’s Britney Yada has battled the windy golf conditions in West Hawaii, the wet at Hilo Muni and her college days at Portland State combined with her pro career in Arizona have prepared her to play in practically any kind of temperature.
Mike Trapasso and Kaha Wong had a productive symbiotic relationship, one that changed the direction of UH-Manoa’s baseball program and opened the door for Big Island kids to play Division I ball.
MILWAUKEE — A game of home run derby broke out bewteen the Tigers and Brewers, and Kolten Wong wasn’t taking a backseat to anyone.
Waiakea’s Cassiday Denault, Keaau’s Gary Aquino, Kamehameha’s Carlos Masuko, and Kealakehe’s Alec Ankrum are the recipients of the Wayne “Big Dog” Joseph scholarships, and the recent graduates all enjoyed running and are high achievers in the classroom.
The hits keep coming for Hilo’s Jacob Igawa – and, unfortunately, for the University of Hawaii baseball team.
Kean Wong has the opportunity to match his desire, and he’s already making the most of it.
UH-Hilo softball coach Callen Perreira went out on top, retiring on Friday after 25 years, 694 wins, and as the winningest coach in school history.
UH-Hilo athletic director Pat Guillen is expecting a curveball with the impending statewide budget cuts, but he’s already two steps ahead.
ALLEN PARK, Mich. — Jahlani Tavai was among the worst linebackers in professional football last year. He was especially bad in pass coverage, where he allowed 28 completions on the 32 balls thrown his way.
DAVIE, Fla — About ten minutes into his meeting with reporters on Wednesday, Tua Tagovailoa broke into somewhat of an impression of Dolphins coach Brian Flores.
Ever since KJ Walker stepped on a basketball court, he carried the weight of three younger brothers who looked up to him.
Ocean sports are back on, but it remains to be seen when the surf will be up for Big Island competitions.
Gold Glove second baseman.
Nobody can blame state Rep. Chris Todd (D-Hilo) for forming policies at the legislative level and then leaving it to the little guy to worry about the details.