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McDonald, Cordeiro and Moussa are finalists for UH starting QB assignment

With the season opener 10 days away, the University of Hawaii football team has narrowed its quarterback competition to three. Read More

Warriors select their captains

Four players with diverse backgrounds — a married long-snapper with two children, an offensive lineman named after the lead male in the movie “Sixteen Candles,” a boar-hunting defensive lineman and an accomplished rugby player — are this year’s University of Hawaii football captains. Read More

Go Nuts heads to semifinals

Makai Miyamoto went 3-for-3 and Jacob Villacorte earned the win as Go Nuts mercy-ruled tournament host Eagle Pass (Texas) 16-5 to end Pool Play at the 14-and-under Babe Ruth World Series in Eagle Pass, Texas, on Tuesday. Read More

Double dose of D-II foes would not benefit ’Bows

Tell us, please, that the University of Hawaii men’s basketball team isn’t really going to play two Division II opponents again this year. Read More

UH men’s hoops drops to 0-2 on tour

The Hawaii men’s basketball team led much of the way of its second game of its Down Under tour, only to fall 86-85 to the Melbourne Tigers on a game-winner with 18 seconds left Monday night. Read More

Brooks Koepka wins PGA Championship

The roars were unlike anything Brooks Koepka had ever heard, and he knew exactly what they meant. Read More

Ezekiel Lau advances in Tahiti

Hawaii’s Ezekiel Lau won his Round 1 heat of the Tahiti Pro on Sunday in Teahupoo, Tahiti. Read More

Honolulu team advances to Little League World Series

On the field, the Honolulu Little League’s 11-2 victory on Saturday against the Northern California representative, Tri-City Rocklin, was about solid hitting and outstanding pitching. Read More

KRU claims 10u Cal Ripken World Series

Hawaii’s KRU baseball team is the 10u Cal Ripken World Series champion, battling back for an 8-5 extra-innings win over Lexington, Ky., in Cincennes, Ind., on Saturday. Read More

Jim Leahey has total recall of best times in UH sports

The University of Hawaii football team had returned to Honolulu after a particularly tough road loss in the 1980s when a fan spied sportscaster Jim Leahey at the airport baggage claim carousel and quickly approached him. Read More

Rainbow Warriors enjoy Aloha Stadium experience

For the first time this training camp, the Rainbow Warriors practiced at Aloha Stadium on Saturday night in an exercise in preparation and necessity. Read More

No. 2 Kahuku pounds No. 4 Punahou in second half

No. 2 Kahuku had absorbed all of Punahou’s best shots and broke a 21-all stalemate for a 41-28 victory over No. 4 Punahou on Saturday night at Carleton E. Weimer Field. It was the regular-season opener in Open Division play for both teams. Read More

First-timer kicks Roosevelt to victory over Pac-Five

The Roosevelt senior, playing football for the first time to spend more time with his friends, booted a 38-yard field goal with no time remaining to give the Rough Riders a 17-15 win over Pac-Five on Saturday night at Ticky Vasconcellos Stadium. Read More

‘Iolani demolishes Waipahu, pushes Raiders coach to a milestone

‘Iolani’s dominance on Saturday pushed Raiders coach Wendell Look to a milestone 28 years in the making. Read More

St. Francis shows off passing game in win against McKinley

After relying almost entirely on running back Jonan Aina-Chaves in its season opener, St. Francis opened up the offense to begin Division II play. Read More

Mililani shows off its offensive fireworks over Farrington

The rolling thunder otherwise known as the Mililani offense put on a show Friday night in a 57-15 victory over Farrington at John Kauinana Stadium. Read More

UH thumped in Australian tour opener

The Hawaii men’s basketball team hung in with the Brisbane Bullets for three quarters of the Rainbow Warriors’ opening game of their 2018 Australia tour on Saturday, but the National Basketball League professional team pulled away decisively in the fourth period for a 73-54 win. Read More

Wahine’s incoming volleyball seniors a good fit so far

Contributions, no matter how small, are considered big for the Hawaii volleyball team. Each Rainbow Wahine, whether on the court or on the sideline, knows that she is playing an important role, one that only she can play. Read More

The UH offensive line is new, young and a work in progress

For the University of Hawaii football team, last semester’s offensive line was just a spring fling. Read More

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