Former world champion Joel Parkinson announced earlier in the year that he would be retiring following this 2018 season. His reasoning for that decision included the notion that he no longer has the desire to put the jersey on. That was not evident on Saturday, as the three-time Triple Crown champion took the early lead on this year’s leaderboard with a high-scoring victory at the Hawaiian Pro in Haleiwa.
WAIPOULI — About 100 local supporters were in attendance Friday afternoon for a meet-and-greet and fundraiser hosted by Hawaii Pacific University baseball head coach Dallas Correa and his coaching staff at the Courtyard by Marriott Kauai at Coconut Beach.
WAILUA — The Kapaa High School girls soccer team ventured forth under its first-year coach Andrea Alfiler Friday during the Kauai Interscholastic Federation girls soccer game against Kailua High School at the Harry and Jeanette Weinberg Sports Park.
KAPAA — Now that they know who they’re facing, the Warriors are focused on the task at hand. No. 2 seed Kapaa will host Kaimuki of the Oahu Interscholastic Association in the semifinals of the 2018 First Hawaiian Bank Football Championships–Division II state tournament.
While the upcoming football game looks like a matchup between neighbor islands, Kaimuki High School football head coach David Tautofi said the two schools are closer than we belive.
The Warriors from Kauai’s Eastside are about to make their return to the postseason. Kapaa High School’s varsity football team, seeded No. 2 in the 2018 First Hawaiian Bank Football Championships–Division II state tournament, will host Kaimuki High School from Oahu this Saturday at Vidinha Stadium.
HANAPEPE — The Kapaa Eagles Junior PeeWee and the Kekaha Titans Junior Varsity teams closed the Kauai Pop Warner Football League season with undefeated records following the final season matches Sunday at the Hanapepe Stadium.
KAPAA — The hosting Kauai Lynx basketball program flexed its muscles to claim the 5/6th grade girls and the 7/8th grade girls division titles Monday at the conclusion of the Veterans Day Weekend tournament contested at the Bernice Hundley Gym on the Kapaa High School campus.