DACH gifts surfboards to Lahainaluna and Maui Prep surf teams
The Downtown Athletic Club of Hawaiʻi announced the donation of surfboards to the 22 Lahainaluna High School and Maui Preparatory Academy surf team members and coaches who lost their homes and belongings in the August fire that destroyed Lahaina Town. The surfboards were presented to the students and coaches...
Colton Perez Scores 18 Points in Bonita’s 72-61 Victory Over King Kekaulike at Baldwin Tournament in Hawaii
Editor’s Note: King Kekaulike does not post a roster online, so I couldn’t put their contributors (point scorers) in this story. Bonita opened Baldwin Tournament play in Hawaii with a 72-61 victory over King Kekaulike. The Bearcats trailed 38-34 at the break, but BHS outscored King Kekaulike, 38-23,...
Teenage Prodigy Surfs Massive Wave at Maui's 'Jaws'
Catch the thrilling action as a 15-year-old surfer tackles gigantic waves at Maui's 'Jaws'. Having started surfing at two, this young prodigy has already gained global fame. Witness one of the biggest waves ever surfed by this fearless teenager.
Connor Baxter and Zane Schweitzer Clinch Gold at Pan American Games
Catch the excitement as Maui natives Connor Baxter and Zane Schweitzer share their gold medal victories at the Pan American Games in Chile. Hear about the thrilling conditions, intense competition, and the camaraderie that led to their success in the sub surfing and sub race divisions.
A documentary about an impactful Lahaina surf instructor pivoted after the fires
A new documentary short film, "Uncle Bully's Surf Skool," initially focused on Lahaina surf instructor Robert "Bully" Kotter and his impact on local children. But when the Aug. 8 wildfires devastated his town, his business and his home, the crew picked up their cameras again. Filmmaker Leah Warshawski first learned...
What makes Kapalua’s Plantation Course unique among PGA Tour layouts?
The PGA Tour’s 2024 schedule will get underway with the Sentry Tournament of Champions at Kapalua’s Plantation Course. The famous Maui golfing paradise was closed during the worst of the fires that raged across the island earlier this year but reopened in October. If there is one thing...
Tennis Facility Will Close at End of 2023
The Royal Lahaina Tennis Ranch will close its 11-court site at the conclusion of the calendar year. John and Cynthia Monnier, the facility’s operators since 1995, made the decision recently in light of the Aug. 8 Lahaina wildfire. With the Royal Lahaina Resort’s lodging facilities currently being used for FEMA employees and Lahaina families displaced by the fire — a circumstance that will stretch well into 2024 — the Monniers’ decision had been becoming more and more clear since the fire.
Mililani escapes with 67-63 win over Lahainaluna at Alegre
Lahainaluna gave No. 3 Mililani a big scare before the Trojans prevailed, 67-63, at the James Alegre Invitational on Thursday. Meanwhile, No. 7 Leilehua won its second game in as many days, 61-50, over Moanalua. The Mules edged No. 4 Punahou on Wednesday, 61-59. James Alegre Invitational. No. 3 Mililani...
15-year-old goes big at ‘Jaws’ .... with a surfing session that’s making waves
HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - A Maui teen competing in the Haleiwa Pro is going viral for a memorable surf session last week — in which he caught a giant wave at Maui’s Peahi surf break. “Baby Steve” Roberson is just 15 years old. But he’s been surfing since...
Maui tops YOSGC Championship
Wil “Paki” Maui won the annual Ye Olde Saipanne Golfe Clubbe Championship last Saturday, Dec. 2, in sunny and windy conditions at the Coral Ocean Resort golf course. The former bodybuilder, who also won in 2017, was in complete control of his powerful game, shooting a steady net 71 to pip runner-up Michael “26” Deary, who finished with a strong 73 despite coming to grief at hole 17, where valiantly he fought the back left greenside bunker, but the bunker won.
Kamehameha Schools Maui Football Team Leverages Senior Experience and Young Talent in State Championship Quest
• The Kamehameha Schools Maui football team is relying on the experience of its 19 seniors and the depth of its younger players in their quest for their first state championship.
Active El Nino pattern delivers with surf as high as 50 feet in Hawaii
The National Weather Service in Hawaii issued a High Surf Warning for north and west faces beaches. At least one swimmer was reported missing in the rough conditions.
Hawaii High School Boys Basketball Schedule, Live Streams in Maui County Today - November 24
The high school basketball season is in progress, and if you're searching for how to watch matchups in Maui County, Hawaii today, we've got you covered. Follow high school basketball this season on the NFHS Network! Keep tabs on your family or alma mater and tune in!. Maui County, Hawaii...
College basketball community raises $1.7M for Maui wildfire relief and recovery
The Allstate Maui Invitational, the nation’s early-season college basketball tournament, KemperSports, and the college basketball community have rallied to raise $1.7 million for Maui wildfire relief and recovery efforts. This year’s Tournament shifted to SimpliFi Arena at Stan Sheriff Center at the University of Hawai’i on the island of...