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TRACK UPDATE 4: KS-Hawaii’s Chenoa Frederick pours it on for 4 titles

By Nick Abramo on May 5, 2019

Kamehameha-Hawaii’s Chenoa Frederick had herself quite a weekend, laying claim to four individual events in the Island Movers/HHSAA Track and Field State Championships in rainy War Memorial Stadium in Wailuku, Maui. Frederick, who took the long jump (18 feet, 2.75 inches) on Friday, added the 100-meter dash (12.56 seconds), triple jump (38-7) and high jump (5-1) to her gold-medal stash Saturday. “I absolutely love this weather,” she said with drops of rain water beading on her forehead. “I’m from Hilo. […]

TRACK UPDATE 3: Chloe Gangnath doubles up in 1500 and 800

By Nick Abramo on May 4, 2019

Seabury Hall’s Chloe Gangnath doubled up with victories in the 800-meter dash and the 1500 in the Island Movers/HHSAA State Track and Field Championships Saturday at War Memorial Stadium in Wailuku, Maui. Gangnath’s time of 4 minutes, 46.65 seconds in the 1500 hit the top of the charts in Hawaii this season. She also ran 2:20.71 to capture the 800. “I felt really ready,” Gangnath said. “The energy was really good today. I’ve been preparing all season with my coaches […]

TRACK UPDATE 2: Roman Wilson and Chenoa Frederick are 100 champs

By Nick Abramo on May 4, 2019

Saint Louis’ Roman Wilson and Kamehameha-Hawaii’s Chenoa Frederick won the boys and girls 100-meter dash finals at the Island Movers/HHSAA Track and Field State Championships on Saturday at rainy War Memorial Stadium in Wailuku, Maui. Wilson ran a 10.68 seconds, which is five-hundredths of a second slower than the state-meet mark of 10.63. The 10.68 is the best in Hawaii in 2019. “Blessed to be out here,” Wilson said. “I ran my best, that’s all I can say.” A day […]


TRACK UPDATE 1: Tanner Moku’s late kick beats Rey Cadiz for 110 hurdles title

By Nick Abramo on May 4, 2019

Kamehameha’s Tanner Moku upset Baldwin’s Rey Cadiz for the 110-meter hurdles title at the Island Movers/HHSAA State Track and Field Championships on Saturday afternoon at War Memorial Stadium in Wailuku, Maui. Moku finished in 14.54 seconds and won a close race with a late kick. Cadiz ran a 14.60. Cadiz was the defending champion, finishing last year’s trials in 14.20. He broke that record in Friday’s trials — 14.19. The two will do battle against each other along with other […]

Rey Cadiz, Tanner Moku and Saint Louis relay team set track state records

By Nick Abramo on May 3, 2019

Three records were set Friday in the trials of the Island Movers/HHSAA State Track and Field Championships. Baldwin’s Rey Cadiz broke his own record in the 110-meter hurdles, running it in 14.19 seconds. That was one-hundredth of a second faster than the 14.20 he ran in last year’s trials. The 14.19 is also the fastest time of anyone in Hawaii this season. Previously this year, Cadiz ran a 14.28. The Saint Louis 4×100 relay team shattered the previous mark of […]

State 100-meter dash runners go low in trials

By Nick Abramo on May 3, 2019

Six runners went lower than 11 seconds in the 100-meter dash trials at the Island Movers/HHSAA Track and Field State Championships on Friday at War Memorial Stadium in Wailuku, Maui. The half-dozen speedsters were led by Saint Louis’ Roman Wilson, who ran a personal-best 10.70 seconds. That time tied for the best in Hawaii so far this season with Seabury Hall’s Noah Payne. Wilson’s Crusaders teammate Keola Yadao was two hundredths of a second behind in 10.72, and he was […]

Chenoa Frederick, Rey Cadiz shine again in track and field

By Nick Abramo on April 29, 2019

Chenoa Frederick continues to build up her resume in Big Island Interscholastic Association track and field. The Kamehameha-Hawaii junior won four individual events at the BIIF championships Saturday and placed second in another. Frederick won the 100-meter dash (12.73 seconds, with a qualifying time of 12.57), high jump (5 feet, 1 inch), long jump (16-10.50) and triple jump (38.4.25), and she was the runner-up in the 200 (26.16). A year ago, Frederick set three BIIF records — long jump (18-4.25), […]

Moanalua’s Rashod Tanner honors his grandfather between OIA track events in whirlwind 3 days

By Nick Abramo on April 25, 2019

Moanalua junior Rashod Tanner won three events at the OIA track and field championships last weekend. But it was only part of a whirlwind and sad yet uplifting week that took him to Temecula, Calif., and back in between Thursday’s trials and Saturday night’s finals. Tanner’s grandfather died the week earlier. The funeral date was Friday, leaving Rashod to decide what to do. “Rashod was willing to do whatever to work for his family and his team,” said his father […]