HANAPEPE — Kauai High School’s varsity baseball team defeated Waimea, 1-0, Wednesday afternoon at Hanapepe Stadium.
LIHUE — The Red Raider boys won at home to stay within one game of the second round lead with one match left in the regular season. Kauai High School’s varsity boys volleyball team defeated Island School in straight sets Tuesday evening — 25-17, 25-14 and 25-12.
PUHI — Kapaa High School’s varsity boys volleyball team defeated Island School in straight sets Friday evening. The Warriors beat the Voyagers at the Wilcox Gymnasium at Island School — 25-20, 25-15 and 25-7.
KAPAA — Today, Major League Baseball celebrates Jackie Robinson Day, commemorating the man who broke baseball’scolor barrier in 1947 with the Brooklyn Dodgers. The MLB has done so annually since 2004 when former baseball commissioner Bud Selig proclaimed April 15 as such and started the tradition. Since 2009, all on-field personnel — including players, managers, coaches and umpires — wear Robinson’s No. 42 on game day.
LIHUE — One of Kauai High School’s longest-tenured coaches has stepped down. Red Raiders cheer coach Carrie Nakaahiki-Young has decided to retire from the program after 16 seasons.