Ohana holds off Kawaihau; Barteks rally

KAPAA — High scoring offense continues to make the weekend Kauai Senior Softball games. The East Kauai Legends had their home field at the Bryan Baptiste Sports Complex ready for four games while the all natural carpet of Puhi Park was put in order by the Ohana Motors Rebels for a trio of ballgames.

Stansberry’s slide a major concern for UH

A lot can happen in a short period of time within the college basketball season. Teams often change identities rapidly, for better or worse. What you see today may not be at all what you get 10 days from now.

Papa a‘u, Iwa grab opening races

Papa a‘u, an Express 27, dropped the first race by just 10 seconds on Saturday when the Nawiliwili Yacht Club opened its 2019 racing season amidst the threat of strong winds and high surf.

Warrior seniors spark win

KAPAA — Kapaa High School senior Kaulu Rittmeister kicked in seven points, including a crowd-pleasing three-ball in the fourth quarter Saturday during the Kauai Interscholastic Federation boys basketball games at the Bernice Hundley Gym.

Waimea boys, Kapaa girls win KIF wrestling titles

KAPAA — A boys 195-pound match determined which school would claim this year’s Kauai Interscholastic Federation boys wrestling title. Between Waimea High School freshman Kawila Kaneapua and Kauai High School senior Jesse Cardenas, it was the underclassman who got the win via pin.

NBA free agency more dissected than ever, with good reason

There’s a growing criticism that the NBA has become focused mostly on player movement and that actual basketball is now a mere afterthought. That has a modicum of truth to it, since current players are moving around with more planning and in consultation with one another more than ever before. Analysis during last week’s trade deadline wasn’t just focused on how the deals being made would impact the rest of this season, but how they would ultimately set up the free agent market for this summer and trying to read the tea leaves on who will end up where.