Open Mic - Michael Lasquero

Monday, December 11

Starting backcourt helps Saint Francis stay in stride

Kaimi Kalei, Nani Santos and Kealani Neves gives the Saints a steady group of ball handlers.

Tuesday, December 5

Defense, energy spark Maryknoll win

After the Maryknoll Spartans’ 68-34 win over Mid-Pacific Monday night at Mills Gymnasium there’s no denying who’s the odds-on-favorite to win the Division I state title this season.

Wednesday, November 8

Signing day a family affair for Punahou's Hilliard

Paige Hilliard was among 40 other Hawaii high school seniors that put ink to paper at the annual early NLI signing day ceremony held at the Waikiki Elks Lodge.

Tuesday, October 31

Yamashita's perseverance powers Waipahu to OIA title

Waipahu receiver Isaac Yamashita has missed most of the season with a shoulder injury, but came up big in the league title game against Pearl City.

Monday, October 16

Special teams lifts Pearl City over Kaimuki, again

The third phase of the game was the difference in the Chargers' two wins over the Bulldogs in 2017.

Monday, September 25

Trojans' Santiago hits the century mark in Saturday win

The senior kicker made five PATs and three field goals in Mililani's win over the visiting Golden Hawks.

Wednesday, September 20

Division II Football midseason awards

Both QB Marcus Faufata-Pedrina and Zion Tupuola-Fetui have led their respective teams to 5-1 starts, which include an undefeated streak in league play.

Friday, September 15

Raiders show versatility in first round finale

The defending state champions utilized a 6-2 offense to down the Buffanblu Tuesday night to improve to 4-2 at the midseason point of the ILH D1 season.

Friday, August 25

No. 6 Jersey embodies the Viking spirit

The No. 6 Jersey for the Hilo football team does not represent an individual player, but all past, present and future Vikings.

Tuesday, August 22

Red Raiders opening up the offense

Kahuku is making an effort to develop a passing game in the early stages of the 2017 season.

Friday, August 11

Competitive spirit drives Konawaena's Ewing

The two-time All-Hawaii Division II First Team quarterback has passed for 5,022 yards and 33 touchdowns heading into his senior year.

Monday, August 7

Extra points: Waipahu at Nanakuli

Some notes and observations that didn’t make it into Friday night’s game recap.

Thursday, June 8

Observations from Kahuku-Mililani 7-on-7

Tuesday night's 7-on-7 scrimmage at John Kauinana Stadium featured two non-senior quarterbacks that already hold FBS college offers.

Tuesday, May 23

Football players test abilities at annual combine

About 300 student-athletes participated in the Hawaii Football Combine at Saint Louis' field last Saturday.

Sunday, April 9

New-look Trojans will finish as West's top team

The Mililani boys volleyball team have been plugging away despite having new faces at key positions, including head coach.

Monday, March 27

Young Saints clinch ILH D2 regular season

Saint Francis starts four sophomores and two freshmen in their lineup and had a nine-game winning streak to start league play.

Tuesday, March 14

New year, new offense for Buffanblu

Pin attackers Ryan Wilcox, Ethan Siegfried and Kanai Akana give Punahou the personnel to run a 5-1 offense.

Sunday, February 26

Heart, not height, the key for Eagles

Eight-time defending Division II champion Hawaii Baptist has a handful of reserves from a season ago stepping into new positions.

Monday, February 6

Owls' run to the title was an all-out sprint

All the running that the Mid-Pacific girls basketball team did in practice culminated into the school's first-ever state title.

Sunday, January 15

Eagles get defensive in homecoming win

A strong effort on the defensive end jumpstarted Hawaii Baptist's big win over the Jr. Bows Friday night.

Monday, January 9

Spartans rise to the challenge

Maryknoll overcame a strong shooting spree by Kamehameha to come out victorious Friday night.

Thursday, December 29

Red Raiders put on a defensive clinic against Kailua

Defense set the tone in Kahuku's 53-37 win over Kailua Wednesday night.

Tuesday, December 6

Sabers have the pieces to make some noise in the OIA

The Campbell girls basketball team returns a solid core that is looking to improve on last season's 6-4 regular season mark.

Tuesday, November 8

Trojans do their job on successful road trip

The Mililani Trojans made sure their trip to Maui was all business.

Wednesday, November 2

Raiders rearranged the pieces to rise to the top

Iolani reshuffled the positions of several players from a year ago to great success as the Raiders brought home their first Girls Volleyball state title in 15 years last Saturday.

Friday, October 21

Red Raiders expanding the playbook

Kahuku utilized a two back, pro-style offense to great success in its 63-0 playoff win over visiting Leilehua last Friday.

Sunday, October 9

Marauders' defense put to the test against Falcons

Kalani dual-threat QB Seth Tina-Soberano gave Wapahu's defense gave all it can handle before the Marauders came up with a stop to preserve the victory.

Monday, October 3

Special teams jumpstarted Trojans' win over Leilehua

Andrew Valladares made a handful of plays on special teams and kicker Damien Santiago kicked a field goal and was a perfect 7 for 7 on PATs to help Mililani get by the Mules.

Sunday, October 2

Ewing, Mailei earn midseason D2 honors

The junior Konawaena quarterback and junior Saint Francis safety has been instrumental to their respective team's success.

Saturday, October 1

OIA D2 playoff race heats up

Five teams in the OIA Division II are still in contention for the playoffs, but only four will get in.


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