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Penn to take on Siver in Oklahoma City

Updated on  June 25, 2017 at 6:42 am
UFC Hall of Famer and former two-division world champion B.J. Penn weighed in at 146 pounds Saturday for his featherweight fight against Dennis Siver to open the main card of UFC Fight Night: Oklahoma City today. Read More

Sudbeck eighth in Junior Championships

Haleigh Sudbeck, a freshman thrower for the University of Hawaii, finished eighth at the USA Track and Field Junior Championships on Friday in Sacramento, Calif. Read More

UH announces soccer schedule

Two early-season tournaments and a grueling stretch of road games highlight the University of Hawaii soccer team’s 17-game schedule, released Thursday. Read More

4 Warriors make U.S. Junior National Team

Three members of the University of Hawaii men’s volleyball team and an incoming freshman were selected as part of the United States Men’s Junior National Team announced Tuesday. Read More

12 UH water polo players make grade

The University of Hawaii placed 12 student-athletes on the Association of Collegiate Water Polo Coaches All-Academic Awards list, announced Monday. Read More

Hui Nalu, Lanikai tie in OCHRA’s AAA

Hui Nalu and Lanikai each scored 172 points in the AAA division of the Father’s Day Regatta, hosted by Leeward Kai Canoe Club on Sunday at Nanakuli Beach. Read More

Doane snaps UFC losing streak

Likely needing a win to remain with the UFC, Waianae’s Russell Doane ended a four-fight losing streak with a first-round TKO of Kwan Ho Kwok in a 135-pound preliminary bout at UFC Fight Night: Singapore on Saturday. Read More

Wilkinson wins Fiji Pro, takes WSL lead

Matt Wilkinson of Australia won the Outerknown Fiji Pro with a victory over World Surf League rookie Connor O’Leary in Tavaura, Fiji, on Wednesday. Read More

Kaneshiro, Nishiura top Manoa qualifying

Updated on  June 13, 2017 at 12:32 am
Zackary Kaneshiro shot a 6-under-par 65 on Monday to claim the top qualifying spot in the open division of the Manoa Cup at rainy Oahu Country Club. Read More

Manu O Ke Kai takes Hui Wa‘a AAA

Updated on  June 10, 2017 at 11:51 pm
Manu O Ke Kai won the AAA division of the Kalihi Kai Regatta on Saturday at Keehi Lagoon for its second straight victory in the Na ‘Ohana O Na Hui Wa‘a canoe paddling season. Read More

Shoji Aloha Ball raises $130k

The Dave Shoji Aloha Ball Retirement Celebration, which was held on May 21, has raised a total of $130,000. Read More

Holloway to attend Fitness Expo on Sunday

Updated on  June 7, 2017 at 10:16 pm
Newly crowned undisputed UFC featherweight champion Max Holloway will appear at the Hawaii Fitness Expo to meet and greet fans on Sunday from noon to 2 p.m. at the Blaisdell Exhibition Hall. Read More

UH’s Iosia named to U.S. training team

University of Hawaii setter Norene Iosia has been named to the U.S. Women’s Junior National Training Team. Read More

Rainbow Wahine volleyball tickets on sale

Season-ticket sales for the University of Hawaii women’s volleyball program’s first year under coach Robyn Ah Mow-Santos are underway. Read More

Manu O Ke Kai wins AAA in season opener

Updated on  June 3, 2017 at 11:35 pm
Manu O Ke Kai won the AAA division of the Manu O Ke Kai Regatta — the season-opening event of the Na ‘Ohana O Na Hui Wa‘a canoe paddling season — on Saturday at Hale‘iwa Beach Park. Read More

Wahine hoops seeking assistant coach

Updated on  June 2, 2017 at 10:19 pm
The University of Hawaii women’s basketball team is advertising to fill an assistant coach position. Read More

UH soccer adds Australian from Iona

The Hawaii soccer team added an international prospect for the 2017 season in former Australia U-19 player Kiri Dale, coach Michele Nagamine announced Thursday. Read More
Updated on  June 1, 2017 at 11:06 pm

Weston-Webb awaits Fiji final

Kauai’s Tatiana Weston-Webb advanced to the final round of the Outerknown Fiji Women’s Pro on Tuesday in Tavarua, Fiji. Read More
Updated on  May 31, 2017 at 10:55 pm

Oda an All-American, wins NCAA match

UNLV junior and Moanalua graduate John Oda was named a first-team All-American and rolled to a decisive win in his match at the NCAA Division I men’s golf championship on Tuesday in Sugar Grove, Ill. Read More

Fan-Lee win round-of-32 Four-Ball match

Pearl City’s Brittany Fan and partner Esther Lee of Los Alamitos, Calif., won their round-of-32 match Monday at the U.S. Women’s Amateur Four-Ball Championship in Myrtle Beach, S.C. Read More

UH coed sailing team sits in 12th place

Updated on  May 28, 2017 at 12:33 am
The University of Hawaii coed squad is in 12th place after the first day of the Laser Performance College Sailing Team Race National Championship on Saturday in Charleston, S.C. Read More