Golf

Moanalua senior Jun Ho Won took the drama out of the final round of the David S. Ishii/HHSAA Golf State Championships with six birdies in his first nine holes to run away with individual medalist honors on Friday at Kaanapali Golf Course. Won, who is the third state champion in the last four years frpm […]

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Punahou junior Claire Choi outlasted Maui’s Reese Guzman in a playoff to claim individual medalist honors in the David S. Ishii Foundation/HHSAA Golf State Championships today at Kaanapali Golf Club. Choi, who started one back of the leaders in a tie for third with OIA champion Malia Nam, carded a 3-over 74 to tie Guzman, […]

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‘Iolani’s Kamie Hamada shares the first-round lead with Maui’s Reese Guzman at 4-over 75 after round 1 of the David S. Ishii Foundation/HHSAA Girls Golf State Championships at Kaanapali Golf Course on Monday. Hamada survived a double bogey on her finishing hole to stay at the top of the leaderboard and help the Raiders take […]

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In the video link below, watch Moanalua’s Jun Ho Won sink his final putt on the closing hole to wrap up his second straight OIA boys golf championship at Turtle Bay’s Fazio Course last week. Also, you can see Kalani’s Miki Manta sink a 36-foot birdie putt during a nine-hole playoff with Kaiser’s Malia Nam, […]

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‘Iolani golfer Kengo Aoshima has big aspirations. The 2014 Interscholastic League of Honolulu champion who was the runner-up in 2015 and 2017, Aoshima has played in events overseas and will see how he fares in college at Wake Forest in Winston-Salem, N.C., next fall. “I’m going to continue golfing there,” he said. “There’s work I […]

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Kalani’s Miki Manta was the reigning Oahu Interscholastic Association girls golf champion on Monday, but by late Tuesday afternoon that title was gone. It was swept away by her fierce rival in the sport, Kaiser’s Malia Nam. Turtle Bay was the site of what can aptly be described as an incredible performance by both players. […]

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Andrew Chin is now a two-time individual medalist in Interscholastic League of Honolulu golf. Claire Choi is a first-time ILH champion. The two Punahou student athletes had the hot hands Wednesday at the Turtle Bay Fazio Course to help the Buffanblu become the first school to sweep the ILH boys and girls individual golf titles […]

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For eight playoff holes, Kaiser’s Malia Nam and Kalani’s Miki Manta went shot for shot and toe to toe at the Turtle Bay Fazio Course on Tuesday. And on the ninth extra hole, there was finally a decision. Nam two-putted from about 25 feet for par and it took Manta three shots to get on […]

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Kaiser’s Malia Nam and Kalani’s Miki Manta — the previous two OIA individual golf medalists — engaged in a classic duel on the golf course at Turtle Bay on Tuesday with Nam outlasting Manta in nine playoff holes to claim her second OIA title in three years. Nam two-putted from roughly 25 feet on the par-3 15th […]

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One stroke was all that separated Kasier’s Malia Nam and Kalani’s Miki Manta at last year’s OIA girls’ golf championships. Nam was gunning for OIA title No. 2 at the time, having won the previous year as a freshman. Instead, Manta pulled ahead for a 5-over 149 over two days to come out on top. […]

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