A Spartan formula — and more

April 8, 2014

Some extras on this morning’s feature story about Maryknoll ace pitcher Shearyna Labasan.

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Moanalua road-bound in March

March 7, 2014

In case there’s any confusion, the OIA baseball game between Moanalua and Kailua is set for Saturday, 3 p.m., at Kailua’s field. There was some question about whether there would be testing earlier in the day (ACT) or not. According to Moanalua coach Scott Yamada, there is testing. Meanwhile, Moanalua’s field is in the midst […]

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Honor Roll 3/26

March 26, 2013

This is the extended list. It also includes two omissions that were missed for the print edition of Mar. 26. They are Punahou’s Jacie Young (softball) and ‘Iolani’s Spencer Oda (baseball). Athletes of the Week Girls Sanoe Nakoa, Baldwin softball: She fired a three-hitter and batted 3-for-4 against KS-Maui, then hurled a three-hit shutout against […]

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Letter of Intent Signing Day + Video

November 15, 2012

Here are some video photos from yesterday’s event at the Elks Lodge in Waikiki, hosted (as always) by Pacific Islands Athletic Alliance. (See the story in this morning’s Star-Advertiser.) VIDEO: All three parts are up. MORE

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Executive decision: HHSAA voting results

June 13, 2012

Here are the recommendations from the athletic directors’ conference on Kauai. The conference began on Thursday, ended Saturday and resulted in the following approved proposals. The proposals went up for HHSAA executive board voting on Tuesday morning at the OIA office, located at Radford High School. HHSAA executive board vote on HIADA recommendations June 12, […]

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Hall of Honor

June 3, 2012

The class of 2012 was inducted into the HHSAA Hall of Honor tonight, hosted by the Hawaii High School Athletic Association. The banquet was at the Sheraton Waikiki, a full house with 12 magnificent student-athletes. More photos below. Some were video captures. Fun night for 12 outstanding individuals!

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Kapolei honors signees

May 8, 2012

It was a special time for a special class, which is why they made a morning of it at Kapolei. The Hurricanes gathered, 17 strong, for a ceremony to honor the college-bound student athletes. Among the 17, who were with family at the breakfast event in the school gym, was pitcher Trey Kamachi-Allen. The senior […]

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Kapolei honors 17 college-bound student-athletes

May 8, 2012

Nice morning here at Kapolei, where 17 college-bound student-athletes were honored in a ceremony by the school. They really did it nice, with breakfast in the gym, parents/family only. And media. Among the signees: pitcher Trey Kamachi-Allen, going to Arizona State; Charlinda Ioane, UH track and field; Winona Pauline, UH softball. More today when I […]

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Complete Honor Roll (Apr. 23-29)

May 3, 2012

Here’s the full list of the Prep Honor Roll. (Lack of space in the print edition on Tuesday.) Athletes of the Week Girls Hannah Sherrill, Pac-Five track and field: She placed first in the discus and shot put at the ILH championships at Kamehameha’s Kunuiakea Stadium.   Boys Mililani 4×400 relay team, track and field: […]

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Complete Honor Roll

April 17, 2012

(Lack of space in the print edition today. Here’s the complete list.) Athletes of the Week Girls Keiki Carlos, Mid-Pacific softball: The senior right-hander fired a one-hit shutout with seven strikeouts and no walks in an 8-0 win over Maryknoll. She also batted 3-for-4 with two RBIs and two runs scored. Boys Lawrence Paas, Leilehua […]

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Honor Roll

April 10, 2012

(Here’s the full list. The print version was cut due to limited space.) Athletes of the Week Girls Raion Black, Christian Academy track and field: The junior placed first in the 100- (12.56), 200- (25.64) and 400-meter (58.91) events in ILH competition at Punahou’s Alexander Track and Field. Boys Lorens Chan, ‘Iolani golf: The two-time state champion […]

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Sacred Hearts rising with upset of No. 1 MPI

March 29, 2012

Just when the Sacred Hearts momentum train seemed to be slowing, Jaime Toler and Jordyn Waracka got it back on track. At full speed. Toler’s two-run homer in the top of the eighth inning gave Waracka all the support she needed in the Lancers’ stunning 2-1 win over No. 1 Mid-Pacific on Wednesday.  They did […]

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MPI-Punahou softball (extended)

March 18, 2012

  (Here’s the long version of this morning’s report on Mid-Pacific’s 3-2 win over Punahou yesterday in high school softball. The original was cut due to limited space in this morning’s edition of the Star-Advertiser.) It took an extended effort and a moment of Joy for the defending state champions to stay unbeaten yesterday. Jordan […]

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Letter-of-intent signing day (extended version)

November 17, 2011

(Here’s the letter-of-intent story in its entirety. We had a little bit of a space limitation in the print edition today.) Trusty purple pen in hand, Ali‘itasi Docktor was a jumble of nerves when the early signing period began on Nov. 9. Docktor, an all-state, power-hitting third baseman at Mid-Pacific, never got this tense at […]

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