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.
Bellator MMA announced Thursday the promotion will host a “Salute the Troops” event on Dec. 14 at the Neal S. Blaisdell Center in Honolulu, in partnership with the USO (United Service Organizations).
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.
PUHI — The Menehune girls have clinched their second straight league title and berth at states. Waimea High School’s varsity girls volleyball team defeated Island School in straight sets Tuesday night at the Wilcox Gymnasium in Puhi to win this year’s Kauai Interscholastic Federation championship — 25-12, 25-7, 25-16.
KAPAA — On the school’s homecoming week, the Warrior wahine got a win at their home gym. Kapaa High School’s varsity girls volleyball team defeated Island School, 3-1, in Kauai Interscholastic Federeration ply Friday night at the Bernice Hundley Gym in Kapaa, 25-13, 24-26, 25-21, 25-20.