In limbo

Waimea High School tennis player Wendell Batangan admitted the news of the Hawai‘i High School Athletic Association suspending the season “indefinitely” wasn’t easy to process.

Banding together

Kaua‘i High School senior baseball player Keanu Silva is thinking about the present and the future.

Sports suspensions continue

HONOLULU — The Hawai‘i High School Athletic Association and its member leagues will continue the indefinite suspension of all interscholastic competition and practices.

Sports world in a state of flux

When covering the Montana High School Athletic Association Class C state basketball championships two years ago, the majority of the players from the team called the Arlee Warriors played with the flu.

Kaua’i County suspends use of motorized golf carts

LIHU‘E – The County of Kaua‘i announces the following changes in Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) for the Wailua Golf Course to provide for the health, safety, and welfare of the people of Kaua’i from the potential spread of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19).

Kapaʻa senior star’s future prospects delayed

KAPA‘A — Kapa‘a High School standout Noa Cardinez is awaiting the possibility of achieving a life-long dream of being drafted in the Major League Baseball amateur draft held in June.

Visitor hits hole-in-one at Kiahuna

KIAHUNA — Bob Harley, 78, from Spokane, Washington, shot a 141-yard hole in one on hole numbre 3 with a 6 club at the Kiahuna Golf Club in Koloa.

Let them play

Kaua‘i High School softball coach DeeshanaLynn Tafiti is being bombarded with texts from her anxious players wanting to get out on the field.

Senior softball finishes week eight

WAILUA HOUSELOTS — The Kaua‘i Senior Softball League rolled through the second month of play with seven decisive victories in the seven games.

Meecham signs to Urban Knights

PUHI — L. Shannon Graves, the Island School Head of School, said there are 429,632 high school kids involved with volleyball, according to NCAA numbers.

HHSAA put sports practices on hold

HONOLULU — All interscholastic practices will be added to the list of suspended activities and competition in an effort to minimize the potential community spread of the COVID-19 virus, the Hawai‘i High School Association announced, Tuesday morning.

Vierra, Nakamura ‘ohana take drag race opener

MANA — Ohu and Michelle Vierra’s family, and the Nakamura brothers — Karl and Jon — ended the Garden Isle Racing Association’s season-opening drag races by taking first and second places, respectively at the Kaua‘i Raceway Park in Mana.

Upson leads, but team falls short

LIHU‘E — Niki Upson picked up a pair of birdies on the front nine, Saturday during the Kaua‘i Interscholastic Federation golf match contested at the Puakea Golf Club.

Red Raiders win, sweep weekend series

PUHI — Kaua‘i High leads the Kaua‘i Interscholastic Federation boys volleyball with a 2-0 record following two consecutive nights of play that ended Saturday night.

Players, parents deal with changing spring sports

Daniel Rivera had something in common with everyone who attended Saturday’s Kaua‘i Interscholastic Federation baseball regular-season conference opener — he was anticipating the start of the season.

Menehune, Voyagers split first meeting

Louisa Tanigawa, Waimea High’s girls first singles player in 2019, juggled her schedule Saturday, opting to watch the boys first singles match instead of the girls first singles match during the Kaua‘i Interscholastic Federation tennis matches at the Kaua‘i Community College courts Saturday afternoon.

HHSAA calls off spring sports

The Hawai‘i High School Athletic Association in conjunction with its member leagues including the Big Island Interscholastic Federation, Interscholastic League of Honolulu, the Kaua‘i Interscholastic Federation, the Maui Interscholastic League, and the O‘ahu Interscholastic Association, Friday announced that effective March 16, all interscholastic competition will be suspended indefinitely based on the evolving COVID-19 public health threat.