Waimea wahine win season’s 2nd round

WAIMEA — Waimea High School’s varsity softball team won the Kauai Interscholastic Federation’s season second round to force a playoff game for the league championship.

UH hosting conference championships; reflecting on Tiger’s Masters win

University of Hawaii’s men’s golf team will make an unusual third appearance on Kauai this season. After hosting the Warrior Princeville Makai Invitational in October on Kauai’s North Shore and then hosting the John A. Burns Intercollegiate at the Wailua Golf Course in February, UH will return to Wailua to host the Big West conference championships. The two-day tournament begins April 29.

Kauai’s Lions MMA competes at NAGA tourney

LIHUE — For a fourth consecutive year, local jiu-jitsu school Lions MMA went to Oahu to compete. Members of the school took part in the North American Grappling Association (NAGA) Pacific Championship on April 13 at Radford High School in Honolulu.

Menehune will contend for title

LIHUE — After years of being the third wheel in the league, the Menehune this season will contend for the league championship. Waimea High School’s varsity baseball team defeated Kauai High School, 4-2, Wednesday night at Vidinha Stadium to clinch the second round of the Kauai Interscholastic Federation season.

Warriors win 4th straight league title

KAPAA — The Warriors celebrated their victory in their home gym soon after the final point was scored. As the Bernice Hundley Gym filled with cheers, Warriors senior Robert “Ali‘i” Brown signaled to the crowd holding up four fingers in the air.

Menehune sweep weekend twin bill

KAPAA — The Menehune are now in the driver’s seat in the season’s second round. Waimea High School’s varsity baseball team swept Kapaa High School in Saturday’s KIF baseball doubleheader at the Ron Martin Field on the Kapaa High School campus.