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                                Hula dancers performed at Hawaii Night at the Staples Center.

HTA partners with Clippers for training camp

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                                Hula dancers performed at Hawaii Night at the Staples Center.
The Hawaii Tourism Authority regularly books entertainers to help make its pitch, but is taking it to an above-the-rim level in partnering with an NBA team. Read More
JAMM AQUINO / JAQUINO@STARADVERTISER.COM
                                Farrington running back Challen Faamatau of Team Mariota was brought down by Kahuku safety Kesi Ah-Hoy of Team Stanley during the first half.

Poly Bowl showcases defensive talent

JAMM AQUINO / JAQUINO@STARADVERTISER.COM
                                Farrington running back Challen Faamatau of Team Mariota was brought down by Kahuku safety Kesi Ah-Hoy of Team Stanley during the first half.

Updated on  January 21, 2017 at 11:16 pm
A week-long celebration of the Polynesian culture culminated with a football game that had a little bit of everything. Read More
RICK WINTERS/WEST HAWAII TODAY
                                Bernhard Langer held up the championship trophy after winning the wind-shortened 36-hole Mitsubishi Electric Championship at Hualalai on Saturday.

Strong winds hand Langer another victory

RICK WINTERS/WEST HAWAII TODAY
                                Bernhard Langer held up the championship trophy after winning the wind-shortened 36-hole Mitsubishi Electric Championship at Hualalai on Saturday.

Updated on  January 21, 2017 at 11:09 pm
Bernhard Langer believes good things come in threes after being declared the winner of the Mitsubishi Electric Championship. Read More
DENNIS ODA / DODA@STARADVERTISER.COM
                                Hawaii’s Noah Allen was fouled from behind by J.T. Adenrele during the second half on Saturday night.

Magic missing in UH loss

DENNIS ODA / DODA@STARADVERTISER.COM
                                Hawaii’s Noah Allen was fouled from behind by J.T. Adenrele during the second half on Saturday night.

Updated on  January 21, 2017 at 11:06 pm
Hawaii’s supply of last-minute magic ran dry at a critical time. Read More
DARRYL OUMI / SPECIAL TO THE STAR-ADVERTISER
                                The Mililani Girls soccer team group-hugged after winning OIA D-I title over Pearl City.

Mililani holds off Pearl City to repeat as OIA D-I soccer champion

DARRYL OUMI / SPECIAL TO THE STAR-ADVERTISER
                                The Mililani Girls soccer team group-hugged after winning OIA D-I title over Pearl City.

Updated on  January 21, 2017 at 11:07 pm
Mililani weathered some anxious moments in the Trojans’ first two matches in the OIA Division I girls soccer tournament. Read More
DARRYL OUMI / SPECIAL TO THE STAR-ADVERTISER.
                                The Waipahu Marauders celebrated winning the OIA Division II title after beating Kalaheo.

Second-chance kick pays off as Waipahu wins D-II title

DARRYL OUMI / SPECIAL TO THE STAR-ADVERTISER.
                                The Waipahu Marauders celebrated winning the OIA Division II title after beating Kalaheo.

Updated on  January 22, 2017 at 4:07 pm
Alysha Somera’s shot at redemption found the net and Waipahu captured the Oahu Interscholastic Association Division II girls soccer championship with a 1-0 win over Kalaheo on a blustery Saturday evening at Castle. Read More
 
DENNIS ODA / DODA@STARADVERTISER.COM
                                Punahou’s Hunter Hosoda jumped to grab a pass in front of Iolani’s Noah Bumanglag in Saturday’s game.

No. 3 Punahou bumps No. 2 ‘Iolani from first place

DENNIS ODA / DODA@STARADVERTISER.COM
                                Punahou’s Hunter Hosoda jumped to grab a pass in front of Iolani’s Noah Bumanglag in Saturday’s game.

Updated on  January 21, 2017 at 11:18 pm
Chris Kobayashi scored nine of his 16 points during a key second-quarter rally as No. 3 Punahou edged No. 2 ‘Iolani 51-49 on Saturday afternoon at Hemmeter Fieldhouse. Read More

Van Tilburg and Fey spearhead UH win

Familiarity bred success Saturday night as No. 5 Hawaii returned to the lineup it used to begin this volleyball season with a 5-0 record. Read More
 

Santa Barbara shoots down Wahine

The Hawaii women’s basketball team never led in a 74-62 loss at UC Santa Barbara on Saturday. Read More
Updated on  January 21, 2017 at 11:17 pm

Looney, Orr lift HPU men over Hawaii Hilo

Connor Looney scored 22 points and Chauncey Orr added 21 as the No. 14 Hawaii Pacific men’s basketball team beat Hawaii Hilo 102-88 on Saturday at the Afook-Chinen Civic Auditorium. Read More
RICK WINTERS/WEST HAWAII TODAY
                                Bernhard Langer set up to putt on the 17th green during the second round of the Mitsubishi Electric Championship at Hualalai.

Langer always lingers

RICK WINTERS/WEST HAWAII TODAY
                                Bernhard Langer set up to putt on the 17th green during the second round of the Mitsubishi Electric Championship at Hualalai.

Updated on  January 20, 2017 at 11:41 pm
If Fred Couples didn’t know it already, he realizes it now: Bernhard Langer is a bad man. Read More
RICK WINTERS/WEST HAWAII TODAY
                                John Daly and Bernhard Langer headed down the walkway on the 17th hole during the second round on Friday.

Champions Tour suits Toms just fine

RICK WINTERS/WEST HAWAII TODAY
                                John Daly and Bernhard Langer headed down the walkway on the 17th hole during the second round on Friday.

Updated on  January 20, 2017 at 10:46 pm
Whatever nerves David Toms faced after the opening round of the Mitsubishi Electric Championship at Hualalai were long gone on Friday. Read More
JAMM AQUINO / DEC. 29.
                                Hawaii guard Sheriff Drammeh drove to the basket against the Delaware State Hornets.

Hawaii hopes to keep Manoa Magic going

JAMM AQUINO / DEC. 29.
                                Hawaii guard Sheriff Drammeh drove to the basket against the Delaware State Hornets.
A basketball neophyte attending either of the past two games in the Stan Sheriff Center could be forgiven for wondering the purpose of those curious displays ticking down from 30 above either basket. Read More
CRAIG T. KOJIMA / CKOJIMA@STARADVERTISER.COM
                                Dick Tomey will coach Team Stanley against June Jones tonight at Aloha Stadium.

Polynesian Bowl has big plans for the future

CRAIG T. KOJIMA / CKOJIMA@STARADVERTISER.COM
                                Dick Tomey will coach Team Stanley against June Jones tonight at Aloha Stadium.

Updated on  January 21, 2017 at 12:10 am
With their first high school football all-star game tonight, Polynesian Bowl officials want to make it the biggest one out there. Read More
JAMM AQUINO / DEC. 23
                                Hawaii head coach Eran Ganot walked the sideline during the second half of a Diamond Head Classic game agianst Utah.

Early-season results say Ganot’s got the goods

JAMM AQUINO / DEC. 23
                                Hawaii head coach Eran Ganot walked the sideline during the second half of a Diamond Head Classic game agianst Utah.
Lately it has been guard Leland Green, author of Wednesday night’s game-winning shot, in the spotlight, but little by little we’re learning more about this emerging University of Hawaii men’s basketball team. Read More
JAMM AQUINO / JAQUINO@STARADVERTISER.COM.
                                Nanakuli guard Alana Nuuanu dribbled past Roosevelt’s Haven Gabriel during the first half.

Campbell and Nanakuli advance in Division I

JAMM AQUINO / JAQUINO@STARADVERTISER.COM.
                                Nanakuli guard Alana Nuuanu dribbled past Roosevelt’s Haven Gabriel during the first half.

Updated on  January 20, 2017 at 10:43 pm
Senior center Jasianna Ah Nee-Green finished with 18 points and 17 rebounds as Campbell ousted Kaiser 51-42 on Friday night in Oahu Interscholastic Association Division I playoff action at Nanakuli gym. Read More

Polynesian football gets 5 more Hall of Famers

Junior Ah You, Riki Ellison, John Manumaleuna, Chris Naeole and Ma‘a Tanuvasa were celebrated Friday as the newest inductees of the Polynesian Football Hall of Fame at a dinner at the Hilton Hawaiian Village. Read More

UH tops Pacific in water polo opener

Hawaii junior Chloe Barr scored four goals and the fifth-ranked Rainbow Wahine water polo team opened the season with a 14-9 win over No. 10 Pacific on Friday in the UC Santa Barbara Winter Invitational. Read More
JAMM AQUINO / NOV. 19
                                Tua Tagovailoa looked to pass against the Kahuku Red Raiders in the state championship game.

Tagovailoa might be a spectator at Poly Bowl

JAMM AQUINO / NOV. 19
                                Tua Tagovailoa looked to pass against the Kahuku Red Raiders in the state championship game.
The state player of the year from Saint Louis School and nation’s top dual-threat quarterback prospect didn’t freak out over the lack of sandy beaches and raw fish in Tuscaloosa. Read More

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