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Nakama: Hawaii trying to dress for success

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.

Matsuura makes mark in BIIF judo

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.

Vuls split with Sea Warriors

Kaylie Drew hit a two-run homer and Colleen Aubrey followed with a solo shot to lead the University of Hawaii at Hilo to a 3-2 win over Hawaii Pacific University in the first game of a twinbill on Saturday.

Medeiros fans 14, Warriors edge Viks 2-1

Waiakea senior left-hander Kodi Medeiros has a lot of confidence in his slider, not only with its sweeping across-the-plate movement to miss bats, but also his command to hit a bull’s-eye strike on the inside corner only inches away from an opposing hitter.