Waimea wins 1st KIF title since 2012

HANAPEPE — The Menehune boys won their first league title since 2012. Waimea High School’s varsity baseball team defeated Kapaa High School, 5-3, in a playoff game Tuesday afternoon to clinch the Kauai Interscholastic Federation championship.

Scoring goes wild in senior softball slate

KAUMAKANI — Offense took center stage in the Kauai Senior Softball League with runaway run-scoring in the weekend contests at the islands two smallest ballparks. Ohana set up housekeeping at the tiny confines of Eleele Stadium, and Kuku’s Aces swept the carpet at the tropical gem in Kaumakani.

Kapaa No. 3, Waimea unseeded at softball tourney

The brackets have been released, and the two representatives from the Kauai Interscholastic Federation know what lies ahead of them. The 2019 DataHouse Softball State Championships-Division II state tournament begins Wednesday at the Patsy T. Mink Field on Maui. The seedings and brackets were released last week.

Give it a chance, watch some playoff hockey

I was still pumped about the Sharks’ double overtime win to force Game 7. I said to them that even though hockey is not as popular as the other major sports, playoff hockey is the most exciting. The others looked at me as if I had just said the most stupid thing possible. Hear me out.

Kapaa edges Waimea to end KIF regular season

HANAPEPE — The Warriors put an end to their second-round losing streak. Kapaa High School’s varsity baseball team defeated Waimea High School, 4-3, Wednesday afternoon at Hanapepe Stadium to end the Kauai Interscholastic Federation regular season.

Warrior wahine three-peat

WAIMEA — In front of a packed crowd at Waimea Canyon Park and with the league title on the line, the Warriors upended the Menehune in a marathon game Tuesday night.

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.

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.

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.

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.