Seniors Pono Giron-Arellano and Mark Edwards posted 13 and 12 kills, respectively, as Kohala swept its way into the playoffs, beating Pahoa 25-17, 26-24, 25-12 on Monday night in Kapaau in a Big Island Interscholastic Federation volleyball play-in game.
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HONOLULU — There has been a shortage of good news around the University of Hawaii athletic department these past few weeks, with the men’s volleyball team falling short of a league playoff berth and the baseball and softball teams struggling through conference slumps.
Kristen Sawada and the University of Hawaii at Hilo women’s golf team grabbed the first-round lead Monday at the Pacific West Conference championship on the Hawaii Prince Golf Course on Oahu.
2,956. Lyman Perry, Volcano, 3:03:35
Monday : Did not play in a 3-2 loss to Washington
KEAAU — Luca Vartic’s start was fine, but his turn wasn’t.
When Michael Godden helped resurrect Konawaena’s water polo program last season, the roster was young and inexperienced, but it carried one key trait in spades
Sunday : Did not play in a 3-2 loss to Washington
Editor’s note: Final match scores were not available.
Waiakea no longer features the battled-tested, seasoned rosters that dominated Big Island Interscholastic Federation softball from 2007-11.
KEALAKEKUA — Waiakea senior Skye Matsuura is not one to step away from challenges, especially on the judo mat, where she would rather walk through thorns than stop and smell the roses.
Kamehameha dominated a showdown Saturday against Hawaii Prep to get back to the Hawaii High School Athletic Association baseball tournament.
KEALAKEKUA — It was a long day for both Konawaena and Honokaa on Saturday in the Big Island Interscholastic Federation’s new playoff format: a best-of-three series that doubled as a Charles Darwin survival of the fittest experiment.
The University of Hawaii at Hilo fired a blistering 301 on Saturday to run away with the Pacific West Conference men’s golf championship.