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Paddling: Puna coasts to third consecutive Moku O Hawaii championship

| | Jul 23 2017 - 12:06am | Comments

Whenever Puna is paddling in its comfortable home waters, no matter the weather conditions at Hilo Bay, things follow a certain pattern at Moku O Hawaii Outrigger Canoe Racing Association regattas.

  1. | Posted: Jul 9 2017 - 8:20pm

    It didn’t take long into my first shift working on the sports desk as an intern at West Hawaii Today to learn of Jim Rizzuto.

  2. | Posted: Jul 9 2017 - 12:10am

    Kai Ehitu’s Red Engine — the club’s youth paddlers — are powering the climb up the mountain and promising a bright future in the competitive landscape of the Moku O Hawaii Outrigger Canoe Racing Association.

  3. | Posted: Jul 9 2017 - 12:10am

    Right-handed pitcher Cade Smith turned down an offer from the Minnesota Twins and will honor a commitment to play for the University of Hawaii baseball team this coming academic year.

  4. | Posted: Jul 9 2017 - 12:10am

    During a typical Waiakea High girls soccer game the past three seasons, coach Jason Nakayama preferred to let assistant coach Sage Van Kralingen handle some if not of most of the interviews during postgame talks with the media.

  5. | Posted: Jul 9 2017 - 12:10am

    Obviously, scores are kept for a reason. In the immortal words of then-New York Jets coach Herman Edwards: You play to win the game.

  6. | Posted: Jul 8 2017 - 7:59am

    The three-tiered state football tournament is sticking around.

  7. | Posted: Jul 8 2017 - 12:06am

    Maurice Miranda has a shiny new job title at the same old miserable pay.

  8. | Posted: Jul 8 2017 - 12:05am

    It would appear that Kevin Durant’s favorite July pastime is shocking the country. At least for the past year it has been. Uber-talented as he is, KD doesn’t need a ball in his hands to have a major impact on the game.

  9. | Posted: Jul 8 2017 - 12:05am

    LAS VEGAS — The UFC women’s bantamweight title hasn’t stayed anywhere for long ever since long-reigning champion Ronda Rousey lost it.

  10. | Posted: Jul 8 2017 - 12:05am

    For a price — $400 a school year — viewers who do not subscribe to Spectrum Networks, formerly Oceanic Time Warner locally, can still watch more than 200 local high school sports events.

  11. | Posted: Jul 8 2017 - 12:05am

    University of Hawaii offensive lineman Austin Webb is recovering from a MRSA infection in his right leg and will not play for the Rainbow Warriors this season.

  12. | Posted: Jul 8 2017 - 12:05am

    WIMBLEDON, England — Fiona Wong, a Roger Federer fan from Melbourne, Australia, flew more than 30 hours to see her favorite player at Wimbledon for the first time. She then waited more than 30 hours to get in to see him.

  13. | Posted: Jul 8 2017 - 12:05am

    CLEVELAND — Terry Francona’s heart, of all things, has kept him away from baseball.

  14. | Posted: Jul 8 2017 - 12:05am

    Aloha Stadium is working through an intermediary in an attempt to have the UFC bring a card featuring featherweight champion Max Holloway to the facility next year.

  15. | Posted: Jul 7 2017 - 12:06am

    Kealakehe looking for bus driver for athletics