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Best hands on Big Island: Ramos leads youth charge at Kona Boxing Club event in Waimea

| | Mar 24 2017 - 12:05am | Comments

KAILUA-KONA — At first glance, soft-spoken 11-year-old Ariana Ramos might not look like she’d have a puncher’s chance in the ring.

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

    VANCOUVER, British Columbia — Vancouver Canucks defenseman Troy Stecher has been diagnosed with mumps and several other players have shown symptoms of the highly contagious virus.

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

    Kona Aquatics tryouts

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

    PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. — Ryan Palmer has reason to believe that better days are ahead, with his golf game and at home.

  4. | Posted: Feb 25 2017 - 12:05am

    WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. — Matt Wieters said he managed to cut his left wrist severely by breaking a five-gallon glass water container in his garage on Nov. 1, delaying his offseason preparation — and, he thinks, his chance to find a deal in free agency.

  5. | Posted: Feb 25 2017 - 12:05am

    Faith and soccer. Both played a key role in DJ Madigan’s recent path to a scholarship offer. The Makua Lani student-athlete signed to play soccer at Multnomah University, a christian university in Portland earlier this week.

  6. | Posted: Feb 25 2017 - 12:05am

    Beach volleyball is moving to the mountains and swapping its sand for snow.

  7. | Posted: Feb 24 2017 - 12:05am

    PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. — One reason Martin Kaymer enjoys the Honda Classic is because he doesn’t feel as though he has to make a bunch of birdies.

  8. | Posted: Feb 24 2017 - 12:05am

    EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. — Time is running out for Adrian Peterson and the Vikings to work out a way for the venerable running back to stay in Minnesota.

  9. | Posted: Feb 24 2017 - 12:05am

    DALLAS — The Dallas Mavericks made two plays for the future Thursday, acquiring big man Nerlens Noel from the Philadelphia 76ers before the trading deadline and waiving point guard Deron Williams to clear the way for rookie Yogi Ferrell.

  10. Posted: Feb 24 2017 - 12:05am

    OAKLAND, Calif. — Stephen Curry scored 17 of his 35 points in a 3-point flurry over the final 3:37 of the third quarter, and the two-time reigning MVP also had seven rebounds, five assists and four steals as the Warriors used a big second half to beat the Los Angeles Clippers 123-113 on Thursday night.

  11. | Posted: Feb 24 2017 - 12:05am

    Kealakehe is just happy to be home. After a tough 2016 season, both on and off the diamond, the Waveriders finally get to return to their field where the year long renovation is finally over. Kealakehe did not play a home game last season, going 2-9 while constantly dealing with the pressures of travel and missing class.

  12. | Posted: Feb 24 2017 - 12:05am

    Anyone who has attended or participated in a swim, bike, or running event on the Big Island over the last few years has probably seen the DeCarli family in action.

  13. | Posted: Feb 23 2017 - 12:05am

    The cream of the Atlantic Coast Conference played Wednesday night, and the early game proved worthy of the league’s sterling reputation this year, as Syracuse’s John Gillon banked in a buzzer-beater from deep to give the Orange a 78-75 victory over No. 10 Duke. Coupled with No. 8 North Carolina’s 74-63 victory over No. 7 Louisville later on, the night was a showcase for four programs that all have won national titles, feature Hall of Fame coaches and (especially given Syracuse’s victory) will qualify for next month’s NCAA Tournament.

  14. | Posted: Feb 23 2017 - 12:05am

    SYRACUSE, N.Y. — John Gillon had done it before, just not quite on such a grand stage.

  15. | Posted: Feb 23 2017 - 12:05am

    LeBron James, Steph Curry and the rest of the NBA have had a chance to catch their collective breath, kick their feet up for a few days and rest up after a frenetic first three-and-a-half months of the season.