A couple of local clubs will be on Oahu taking on some national and international competition. The 2018 Pacific Rim Futsal Cup will be held at the Hawaii Convention Center in Honolulu. Play begins today and runs through Sunday.
So many different things happened over the past few days that coming up with one encompassing theme is nearly impossible, except to say that Hawaii has been treating the surf world well and the local competitors have stepped up at the most opportune moments.
Judy Honda of Waimea partnered with Kea Gillis of Honolulu to win the silver medal in women’s 3.5 doubles, 60-64 age bracket, during the 2018 Margaritaville USA National Pickleball Championships that wrapped up earlier this month at the Indian Wells Tennis Garden in Palm Springs, California.
KAPAA — Local high school wrestlers got their first taste of live action on the mat this season. The second Kapaa Open preseason wrestling tournament took place Saturday at Bernice Hundley Gym at Kapaa High School.
The Warriors could not hang on despite a 19-point lead at halftime. Kapaa High School’s varsity football team lost to top-seeded Lahainaluna High School of the Maui Interscholastic League in the championship game of the 2018 First Hawaiian Bank Football Championships–Division II state tournament.