Be it one-man, two-man, six-man long distance or six-man regatta, rarely does a handful of days go by when Keaau senior Liana Prudholm isnt putting a paddle in the ocean.
HILO – Its always a heart-warming thing, sort of a Hallmark movie feeling, when BIIF coaches influence their players.
Keaaus girls basketball team had three scorers reach double figures Friday night in 52-20 victory over Kau at the Cougars gym.
Waiakeas Kalai Rosario and Safea Mauai and Hilos Maui Ahuna, along with the best baseball talent from around the state, will compete at the Hawaii World Series, a last-minute shopping venue for MLB scouts and collegiate coaches.
From start to finish, you couldnt have asked for anything more than was delivered this season by the Panaewa Alii 12-and-under Pop Warner football team that just returned this week from the WESCON Regional championship, which includes teams from Arizona, Hawaii, Southern California and Southern Nevada.
It came earlier than some had expected at the end of last season when Konawaenas girls soccer team reached even ground with Hilo.
Kainoa Correa mastered the ability to combine old-school fundamentals, inherited from his grandfather Jimmy Correa, and modern age technology and analytics, the driving forces in todays game, to land a job on a Major League Baseball roster.
When the all-BIIF Division II girls basketball selections were released in April, Nique Pachecos blood pressure immediately rose as did-you-see-that! texts to her cell phone started flooding in.
Kelsei Imai scored 14 points and Destynee Williams added 11 on Wednesday night as Waiakea soared past Kohala 71-8 in a BIIF girls basketball game at the Warriors gym.
Jayden Villena spent his offseason running and getting in great shape, like the rest of his St. Joseph basketball teammates.
KEAAU – Christmas came early for Kamehameha, Honokaa boys soccer coach Maurice Miranda said.
Its simple the way things work on the basketball court for Hawaii Prep: score close to the basket and defend the rim.
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On Halloween day, Kohala football coach Chad Atkins said he was told that the school would be opening up his position to new candidates.
The Hilo boys basketball team is known for playing an uptempo game on offense and a pressing man-to-man defense.
Konawaena boys basketball coach Donny Awa wont mind if his first impression is wrong.
Somewhere, sometime, the concept of taking personal responsibility, the self-motivation or kuleana to show accountability seems have been eroded when it comes to youth sports on the Big Island.