OZone tames the Kona winds

NAWILIWILI — OZone owner Chris Jordan said, “No one likes to see boats get hurt” during the heavy variable Kona winds that blanketed the Nawiliwili Yacht Club Gene Wells Memorial Series, Race No. 6.

High-school sports take baby steps toward normalcy

The Hawai‘i High School Athletic Association is within a week of tentatively releasing a spring sports schedule, HHSAA Executive Director Christoper Chun announced on KHON2 in a recent interview.

Nishihara, Bacarro finish 27th at CAK golf tournament

LIHU‘E — Ocean Course at Hokuala golf professional Kellie Hines coached or joked with Sharron Weber of Tire Warehouse while briefing the field of 72 golfers participating in the 27th Annual Contractors Association of Kaua‘i scholarship golf tournament, Saturday morning.

OZone spoils Fast Company’s race

NAWILIWILI — Spinnaker problems aboard Fast Company pushed the winner’s cup to OZone when the Nawiliwili Yacht Club Gene Wells Memorial Series hosted its fifth race of the seven-race series in light air at Nawiliwili Harbor Thursday.

Tua’s time will come, just not this year

With each new week, there is a different story line related to Miami Dolphins’ rookie Tua Tagovailoa and, this week, headed against the San Fransisco 49ers, is no different.

CAK starts string of tourneys, events

NAWILIWILI — The field for the Contractors Association of Kaua‘i scholarship golf tournament was sold out at 72 Saturday at the Hokuala Ocean Course.

Veterans golf fight COVID-19 woes

NAWILIWILI — The Kaua‘i Veterans Council is hosting a golf tournament, Nov. 8 at the Ocean Course at Hokuala to make up the disrupted revenue stream caused by the COVID-19 pandemic.

Princeville Makai to hosts Princeville Patriot Golf Day

PRINCEVILLE — Princeville Makai Golf Club’s General Manager Doug Suttor decided to admit his enthusiasm for the third annual Princeville Patriot Golf Day which will take place at 7:45 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 10 at Makai’s Golf Course.

Emily Martin takes Wahine Series

NAWILIWILI — Emily Martin steered Kato to her third win to take the Nawiliwili Yacht Club Wahine Series in very light air on a shortened, five-mile course.

Rapid testing opens door for UH football

HONOLULU — The University of Hawai‘i football program might just have a shot at defending its West Division championship, as the Mountain West Conference announced the resumption of the football season starting the weekend of Oct. 23 and 24 during a press conference Friday in Colorado Springs, Colorado.

Toyota ups support of UH Athletics

HONOLULU — Toyota Hawai‘i announced a new, three-year deal that will see its support of University of Hawai‘i Athletics increase.

Martin takes the NYC Wahine Series lead

NAWILIWILI — Kato hung on to squeeze out a win and take the lead in the Nawiliwili Yacht Club’s Wahine Series, Thursday in a hard-fought battle of skippering skill and seamanship in winds of 8- to 10-knots blowing out of the northeast at the Nawiliwili Harbor.

Fitzpatrick, Tua forming relationship

Listening to Miami Dolphins’ starting quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick at the Dolphins’ YouTube press conference leading up to preparation for week two against the Buffalo Bills is listening to a quarterback that understands his role: to groom Tua Tagovailoa.

Pandemic doesn’t stop the hares and hounds

ANAHOLA — The COVID-19 pandemic could not break the tradition of the Labor Day Hare and Hound races that were held over the Labor Day weekend in Anahola, presented by the Garden Island Motorcycle Club.