There’s a lot at stake during the year’s final event, which is ideally the way it should always be. The Billabong Pipe Masters opened its waiting period Saturday to determine the 2018 world champion and a Triple Crown champion, as well as the completion of the qualification puzzle. Three men still have world title aspirations, more than that are alive in the Triple Crown hunt and a few nervous surfers need some specific results to hop back on the world tour in 2019.
Kapaa High School alumna Brianna Binder accomplished a lot in her high school soccer career. She is a four-time Kauai Interscholastic Federation girls soccer all-star and a two-time Hawaii High School Athletic Association Division II All-Tournament Team selection. Now, she can add one more item on her list of accomplishments — national championship.
With the college football regular season now in the books, fans now anxiously await to see who will be crowned as this year’s brightest star. The 2018 Heisman Memorial Trophy presentation is scheduled for Saturday at 8 p.m. EST (3 p.m. HST) in New York. The ceremony will be broadcast on ESPN.
LIHUE — The Kauai Gymnastics Academy mixes the magic of entertainment with the skill of gymnastics Sunday when the academy presents its 14th annual showcase in the newly nrenovated area of the Kukui Grove Center food court. The curtain rises at 1 p.m.