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UH assistant reveals true self in letter to team

Updated on  August 20, 2017 at 12:50 pm
The letter is extremely well written and poignant. But the gist of the eloquent prose can be boiled down to the two-word second paragraph: “I’m gay.” Read More

Kapele’s plan kept opponents guessing

Updated on  August 17, 2017 at 11:16 pm
The record of wins and losses doesn’t do justice for John Kapele. Read More

UH favored when games become real next week

Updated on  August 16, 2017 at 7:01 pm
If you’re a University of Hawaii football fan all that will matter a week from Saturday is if the Rainbow Warriors are ahead of the Massachusetts Minutemen on the scoreboard when the game is over. Read More

Superstars treated to different standard in NFL

Updated on  August 14, 2017 at 12:17 am
“I cannot stand and sing the anthem. I cannot salute the flag; I know that I am a black man in a white world. In 1972, in 1947, at my birth in 1919, I know that I never had it made.” Read More

Warriors QB Brown depends on faith to keep him grounded

Updated on  August 12, 2017 at 10:36 pm
We know that Dru Brown is the University of Hawaii’s starting quarterback, and that as a sophomore last year he led the Rainbow Warriors to their first nonlosing season since 2010. Read More

Rainbow stars saw steroid era firsthand

Mike Campbell and Chuck Jackson were University of Hawaii baseball stars who had played against each other in high school in Seattle. The future appeared bright for both. Read More

Ah Mow-Santos redefines ‘intense’ in first practice

Updated on  August 9, 2017 at 12:07 pm
There’s a new sheriff in town. But there would be no Sheriff for the first practice on her watch. Read More

Hawaii is becoming Dodgertown once again

Updated on  August 7, 2017 at 12:17 am
The last time the Dodgers won the World Series was 1988. It was also the year that one of my best friends in high school and college, Carl Nishioka, got married. Read More

1 Warrior stands out in making play to remember

Updated on  August 5, 2017 at 11:14 pm
For a shot at the postseason, the Warriors still had to beat Massachusetts in the regular-season finale, which they did. But Viane Moala’s block was the play of the year. Read More

UH coaches young but have earned respect

Updated on  August 4, 2017 at 7:31 pm
Perhaps you remember a TV series about hippies-turned-yuppies called “thirtysomething.” It aired from 1987 to 1991, when most of the current University of Hawaii football coaches — thirty-somethings themselves now — were kids. One of them wasn’t even born yet. Read More

Multi-sport athletes not extinct just yet

Nick Rolovich knows that if you saw him shoot that air ball when he was introduced at a University of Hawaii basketball game you might have a hard time believing what comes next here. Read More

Ex-UH punter a bad dude, but only on big screen

Updated on  July 31, 2017 at 9:48 pm
Luther McDonald convinced his son that burglarizing houses of their Christmas gifts was a holiday tradition. Read More

UH’s Collie, Ursua fill all the slots on the field

Updated on  July 29, 2017 at 9:53 pm
The intended destinations remain the same for Dylan Collie and John Ursua. Those would be the first-down marker and ultimately the end zone. Read More

Two-a-day ban already part of UH’s practice

It’s just a formality at most schools, including the University of Hawaii. But a longstanding college football tradition is officially no more. Read More

Meaning behind Rolo’s madness is to have fun, win

Updated on  July 26, 2017 at 4:00 pm
You can take your job very seriously without taking yourself too seriously. Read More

Tomey’s book captures his ‘unforgettable years’ at UH

Updated on  July 21, 2017 at 9:06 pm
The University of Hawaii football team — led by a young first-time head coach — lost one more regular-season game than it won. But there’s excitement about what’s to come. Read More

UH, athletic outfitter rely heavily on each other

Well, considering some of athletic outfitter Under Armour’s other clients, it may have already graduated from the ranks of the gritty try-harders. Read More
Updated on  July 19, 2017 at 12:06 am

Heffernan trying to bring sumo back

Updated on  July 15, 2017 at 9:05 pm
At one time, 107 countries sent sumo wrestlers to the World Games, which in some ways are a “tryout” for the Olympics for various sports. Read More

The OIA sacrificed its own teams to get its way

Updated on  July 14, 2017 at 2:35 pm
A lot of people are still crying about the state high school football tournament. We can call it tears for tiers. Read More