Kauai hosts preseason baseball tournament

LIHUE — With no outs in the fourth inning, Lahainaluna’s Jay-Z Paleka-Wright stretched a single shot to left field into a double Thursday during the opening game of the Kauai High School preseason baseball tournament at Vidinha Stadium.

Can Lakers pull together for playoff push after not landing AD?

Prior to the NBA regular season start, I predicted that the LA Lakers would get a top-four seed in the playoffs and that LeBron James would win MVP. Now the Lakers would be very fortunate to get the eighth seed, and James is in danger of missing the playoffs for the first time since 2005 after making eight straight trips to the NBA Finals.

Kauai claims KIF title in Waimea

WAIMEA — Kauai High School boys basketball team posted a 57-29 win over Waimea, Wednesday to claim the Kauai Interscholastic Federation championship in that sport.

Warriors seek redemption

KAPAA — In last year’s Division II boys soccer championship final match, the Warriors saw their chance at a state title slip through their hands. The Warriors seek redemption this time around.

Menehune set for state appearance

WAIMEA — The Menehune are about to make their first appearance at states in 12 years. Waimea High School’s varsity girls basketball team starts its run today at the 2019 Snapple Girls Basketball Championships–Division II state tournament.

Gents, Rebels remain on top

KAUMAKANI — The Kauai Senior Softball weekend was a lot hotter than the weather. The chill in the air did not affect the bats as another Saturday turned into a race around the bases.