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Runners, stories aplenty at Kona Marathon in Waikoloa

| | Jun 25 2017 - 12:05am | Comments

WAIKOLOA — The start line is a finish line of sorts for Kona Marathon race director Sharron Faff.

  1. | Posted: Jun 25 2017 - 12:05am

    WAIKOLOA — The start line is a finish line of sorts for Kona Marathon race director Sharron Faff.

  2. | Posted: Jun 25 2017 - 12:05am

    HILO – If any crew is equipped to overcome a bad start, it would figure to be Puna Canoe Club’s Willie Viveiros, Jolene Hughes, Nalani Viveiros, Kevin Thompson, Brian Peterson and Miri Sumida.

  3. | Posted: Jun 25 2017 - 12:05am

    BJ Penn isn’t just supremely confident of pulling off a win Sunday against Dennis Siver. The once-retired UFC Hall of Famer sounds like he’s confident of winning well into the future.

  4. | Posted: Jun 24 2017 - 12:05am

    On courts, diamonds, golf courses and tracks and in gyms and pools — in short, everywhere girls and women compete in sports in this country — it would be appropriate to take a moment to reflect on the legacy of the late Hawaii Congresswoman Patsy Mink.

  5. | Posted: Jun 24 2017 - 12:05am

    Once a UFC headliner and forever a UFC Hall of Famer, BJ Penn’s fights nowadays are met with significantly less luster.

  6. | Posted: Jun 23 2017 - 12:05am

    The University of Hawaii’s football training camp is still a month away and, already, the game with Massachusetts is looming large on a couple of fronts.

  7. | Posted: Jun 23 2017 - 12:05am

    As a young child growing up in the quaint town of Honaunau, Patrick Stover said that he never gave much thought to running.

  8. Posted: Jun 23 2017 - 12:05am

    Here’s something you don’t see every day during the summer: Kai Opua finishing third at a Moku O Hawaii Outrigger Canoe Racing Association event.

  9. | Posted: Jun 23 2017 - 1:13am

    Kean Wong finds his form at Triple-A

  10. | Posted: Jun 22 2017 - 9:05pm

    When your a heavy hitter off the tee like Hilo’s Pono Yanagi, par-5 holes provide an opportunity to make a move.

  11. | Posted: Jun 22 2017 - 12:05am

    While Marcus Mariota was sitting on a beach here — or was it a table at Zippy’s? Both are regular homecoming stops for the Tennessee Titans quarterback — he and his team still managed to get a little bit better this week.

  12. | Posted: Jun 22 2017 - 10:35am

    WAIMEA — A two letter word went a long way for Hawaii Preparatory Academy’s mantra last season in the pool.

  13. | Posted: Jun 20 2017 - 7:51pm

    On scholarship

  14. | Posted: Jun 21 2017 - 12:06am

    Texas Rangers’ 12th round draft pick Joey Jarneski flew up to Arizona on Tuesday, signed a minor league contract and went right to practice.

  15. | Posted: Jun 21 2017 - 12:06am

    Heading into the the Pinto title game on Tuesday on Oahu, the Kona All-Stars needed just one win to claim the first title at the state PONY Championships for a West Hawaii team since Lil Soljahs did it in the Mustang 9 Division in 2014.