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.

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.

Three ‘perfect’ at SKA meet

PUHI — Three Swim Kauai Aquatics athletes sported perfect records following Saturday’s home meet at the Kauai ‘Ohana YMCA pool that sprouted a new start and timing system.

Everyone plays in senior night; Kauai tops Kapaa

KAPAA — Every one got some touches Tuesday night when Kauai High School girls volleyball team walked out of the Bernice Hundley Gym with a straight-set win — 25-17, 25-14, and 25-15 — over the Kapaa High School program. Earlier in the evening, the Kauai junior varsity was a 3-0 winner over the Kapaa JV — 25-19, 25-22, 25-12.

Menehune girls repeat

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.

Hawaii pulls out all stops in memorable victory

With all the shenanigans that went into the build-up for Saturday’s matchup between Hawaii and Wyoming, it’s surely going to be one of those games that head coach Nick Rolovich remembers with a wry smile for a long time to come.

Big bowl coming for KIF boys, girls

Waimea High School bowler Deiton Pablo-Otoman rolled a high game 233 to lead the Waimea boys to a big win Thursday during the Kauai Interscholastic Federation bowling league.

Patience key to Kato win

A good start, smart spinnaker handling and a healthy dose of patience were keys to taking the Nawiliwili Yacht Club Gene Wells Memorial Series Race No. 5 on Thursday.