Kauai girls edge Waimea in 2nd round opener

LIHUE — The Red Raider girls narrowly edged the Menehune to begin the season’s second round. Kauai High School’s varsity girls basketball team defeated Waimea High School, 49-45, Tuesday evening in Lihue.

Team Garden Isle represents for KIF

Twenty-six wrestlers representing the Kauai Interscholastic Federation teamed up for the Moanalua Holiday Duals tournament earlier this week at Moanalua High School in Honolulu.

Sports year in review

Once again, another new year is upon us. In the sports arenas, Kauai has had its share of unbelievable performances and unforgettable moments.

Borrero steps down as Red Raiders football coach

LIHUE — Derek Borrero has decided to step down as the varsity football head coach at Kauai High School. Borrero, who just won a Kauai Interscholastic Federation championship this past season, said he’s moving on from coaching football because he believes he’s needed elsewhere. The decision came soon after the team was eliminated in the Division I state playoffs.

Waimea holds off Kapaa 3-2

HANAPEPE — Waimea High School’s varsity boys soccer team defeated Kapaa High, 3-2, Saturday afternoon at Hanapepe Stadium.