Warriors one win away from title

LIHUE — The Warriors got a big win to inch closer to a league championship. Kapaa High School’s varsity football team defeated Kauai High School on its senior day, 21-0, Saturday afternoon at Vidinha Stadium.

Kilinoe Brown receives black belt

PUHI — Local youth Kilinoe Brown has been promoted to shodan, or first-degree black belt, from a local school of the International Shotokan Karate Federation.

Golden State Warriors kick off last season in Oracle Arena

The NBA season is now in full swing. Things kicked off Tuesday as the Celtics beat the 76ers in Boston with a healthy Kyrie Irving and Gordon Hayward, and the defending champion Warriors topped the Thunder on the night the team received the championship rings.

Kauai guys compete at World Senior Games

The 2018 Huntsman World Senior Games is being held at St. George, Utah from Oct. 8-20. It is an annual multi-sport event for athletes 50 years old and older. The games features 30 sports with at least 10,000 athletes from about 30 countries.

Old Koloa Sugar Mill Run set for next month

The 16th annual Old Koloa Sugar Mill Run is scheduled for Nov. 10 at Anne Knudsen Park in Koloa, hosted by the Rotary Club of Kauai. The event includes a half marathon, 10K and 5K runs and a non-competitive 5K walk.

Red Raiders win on senior day

LIHUE — Kauai High School’s varsity football team defeated Waimea High School, 21-2, Saturday afternoon at Vidinha Stadium. Kauai (6-1, 4-1 KIF) totaled 257 yards rushing. The Red Raiders first got on the board in the second quarter.

Kauai paddlers reflect on racing in 66th Molokai Hoe

A contingent of local paddlers competed against not only some of the best in the state, but some of the best in the world. The 66th annual Molokai Hoe long-distance outrigger canoe race took place last weekend. Crews paddled about 41 miles on the Kaiwi Channel from Molokai to Oahu.

Khabib, McGregor handed temporary suspensions. Is rematch still possible?

I didn’t get to watch UFC 229 live unfortunately, but I did read up and watch videos of the aftermath soon after I was pau hana from work. Almost immediately I got the notification that Khabib Nurmagomedov had defeated Conor McGregor in what was hyped as UFC biggest event yet, I then heard about the mayhem that ensued.