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Eyes on the prize: Konawaena prepared for battle against run-heavy Lunas in state title game

| | Nov 17 2017 - 12:06am | Comments

KEALAKEKUA — In preparation for the program’s first ever state championship appearance, Konawaena has spent the better part of the last two weeks getting down and dirty, which isn’t hard on the Wildcats’ field that usually has plenty of mud to go around.

  1. | Posted: Oct 13 2017 - 12:06am

    WASHINGTON — The Chicago Cubs win whenever they need to, with whatever it takes, even a seven-out save by Wade Davis to preserve a shrinking lead and a “Did that really happen?” four-run inning against Washington’s Max Scherzer in a thriller of a Game 5.

  2. | Posted: Oct 13 2017 - 12:06am

    CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Carson Wentz threw for 222 yards and three touchdowns to help the Philadelphia Eagles beat the Carolina Panthers 28-23 on Thursday night to improve to an NFC-best 5-1.

  3. | Posted: Oct 13 2017 - 12:05am

    The Ironman World Championships held annually in Kailua-Kona, Hawaii has long been considered to be triathlon’s “holy grail,” renown as one of the most iconic single-day sporting events around the globe.

  4. | Posted: Oct 12 2017 - 12:06am

    CHICAGO — Jon Lester had the roaring crowd shaking Wrigley Field to its foundation.

  5. | Posted: Oct 12 2017 - 12:06am

    Psalm Wooching is a long way from home, but he’s never been closer to making his dream a reality.

  6. | Posted: Oct 12 2017 - 12:06am

    NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Titans quarterback Marcus Mariota says he feels a lot better than a week ago. Whether he plays Monday night against the Indianapolis Colts will depend on how much Mariota can move around.

  7. | Posted: Oct 12 2017 - 12:06am

    The Hawaii football team had renewed enthusiasm and some changes in their first practice since the lost weekend in Reno.

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  9. | Posted: Oct 12 2017 - 12:06am

    CLEVELAND — Didi Gregorius, following in the October footprints left by Derek Jeter, homered twice off Corey Kluber as the New York Yankees beat the Cleveland Indians 5-2 in Game 5 on Wednesday night to complete their comeback from a 2-0 deficit in the Division Series and dethrone the AL champions.

  10. | Posted: Oct 12 2017 - 12:06am

    NEW YORK — Mike D’Antoni ran an offensive system known as seven seconds or less, so he likes things fast.

  11. | Posted: Oct 11 2017 - 8:30pm

    KAILUA-KONA — Sebastian Kienle has had some great moments on the Big Island, most notably his 2014 Ironman World Championship victory.

  12. | Posted: Oct 11 2017 - 12:06am

    COUVA, Trinidad — Twenty-eight years after the United States ended a four-decade World Cup absence with a stunning victory at Trinidad, the Americans’ chances for the 2018 tournament in Russia ended on this island nation off the coast of Venezuela in even more astonishing fashion.

  13. | Posted: Oct 11 2017 - 12:05am

    PHOENIX — The Arizona Cardinals, with the worst rushing game in the NFL, have acquired running back Adrian Peterson from the New Orleans Saints in exchange for an undisclosed 2018 draft pick.

  14. | Posted: Oct 11 2017 - 12:05am

    KAILUA-KONA — For Big Island triathlete Erik Basden, his fondest memories of competing in the Ironman World Champion for the first time in 2015 were the ones leading up to the race.

  15. | Posted: Oct 11 2017 - 12:05am

    CHICAGO — The showers came a little late, but the rain that soaked Wrigley Field and washed out Game 4 of the NL Division Series followed Tuesday’s forecast pretty closely.