Desiree Ichishita describes herself as more of a sports viewer, not a participator.
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The list recognizes the biggest fish caught on rod and reel (except opakapaka and onaga, for which we’ll accept hand line catches) in West Hawaii waters for 2014 in each of 22 categories. They are listed by species, weight, angler, skipper, boat and date.
The University of Hawaii at Hilo’s road trip to Northern California turned into Groundhog Day for director of soccer Lance Thompson.
Parks and Rec offers age-group hoops
Saturday at KBXtreme, Kailua-Kona
3-mile runs Saturday in Waimea
PAHOA — On fourth-and-35, Kohala quarterback Hana Caravalho rolled leisurely to his left, had plenty of time to survey a wide-open field and flicked a ball deep into the waiting arms of Isaiah Villacorte, who picked up a block and scored a touchdown.
WAIMEA — Despite playing well this season, Hawaii Preparatory Academy has had trouble closing out tight games down the stretch.
HONOKAA — In sports, momentum can be a great ally, but sometimes an even greater adversary.
Everything came together for Waiakea this week: The offense and defense did their parts, sophomore quarterback Gehrig Octavio came of age and senior Tyler Kerr kicked the game-winning field goal.
KEAAU — Kalei Young is one of those football coaches who sees the bright side in pretty much everything. He won’t tell you it’s a beautiful day if it’s raining, but he’ll find a silver lining somewhere.
The University of Hawaii at Hilo men’s soccer team couldn’t finish in its loss.
The road woes are creeping up again for the University of Hawaii at Hilo volleyball team, and just in time for a visit to the mainland.
Shih Ting Chen’s clinic didn’t last long. She barely broke a sweat and needed just a little more than an hour to dissect the University of Hawaii at Hilo.
If UC Davis was looking for a repeat, Olivia Magill and Tai Manu-Olevao had other ideas.