LIHUE — The Von Erich name in pro wrestling is typically associated with its story of the family curse — the untimely deaths of four of five wrestling brothers. The sons of the last surviving brother now aim to take the Von Erich name with them toward a brighter future rather than keep it in its grim past.
To those of you whom I’ve had the pleasure of encountering and writing about as part of my work with TGI: thank you for all you’ve done for me, congrats to all on your achievements on and off the courts and fields, and I wish all of you well as you prepare for the next phase of your lives. I wish you continued success in your pursuits.
KAPAA — Kapaa High School senior Kiran Costa said he wasn’t even aware he was being considered as one of the top high school standouts. He got the call from his athletic director Saturday night informing him that he will be one of just 12 student-athletes that will recognized in the state.