Kohala coach Adam Harrison credited his team’s heart for carrying it to a first-round 2OT win at the HHSAA Division II girls basketball tournament.
Waiakea owns a seat at the BIIF Division I playoffs, and it’s playing like it intends to inflict some damage when it gets there.
During a second half that featured constant back-and-forth action and frenetic pace, it was hard to tell which player was more electric.
A trip to the islands generated unexpected gratification for Dale Farris and his family last week, especially the surprise right at the end.
Waiakea’s boys basketball team has had its way during the BIIF regular season, but that wasn’t the case during the preseason.
When Lanaki Apele arrived at Cal Lutheran to play basketball at the Division III level, he was suddenly a small fish in a big pond, where almost everyone was bigger and stronger and all-league in their hometown.
Cole DeSilva scored 20 points and Manato Fukuda (11) and Ruku Suda (10) also scored in double figures Tuesday at Hilo Civic as St. Joseph beat Keaau 57-48 in BIIF boys basketball
Kealakehe’s Laukoa Santos left Kamehameha’s field a frustrated man Saturday after the Waveriders had to settle for a 0-0 draw despite dominating possession .
You could have looked at the schedule last summer and identified these days as the time the University of Hawaii at Hilo men’s basketball program needed to come together and rack up some conference victories.
Typically, must-wins in the NCAA are found in February as teams try to find a path to a postseason tournament, but this has been anything but a conventional season for the University of Hawaii at Hilo women’s basketball team.
Hilo 72, Kohala 27: Katie Loeak tallied 26 points and the Vikings posted four double-digit scorers in an easy home victory Tuesday night in BIIF girls basketball.
KAILUA-KONA – With only a couple of weeks to play before playoffs, Hawaii Prep is currently in control of the top girls spot in Division II. However, Makua Lani, which is currently in second place, made a statement Monday that they are not going away after battling the Ka Makani to a 1-1 tie at Old Airport park.