Hawaii Beat Archives | Honolulu Star-Advertiser
February 27, 2017 | 71° | Check Traffic

Hawaii Beat

UH water polo finishes eighth

The No. 7 Hawaii water polo team lost 8-7 to No. 8 Michigan on the final day of the Barbara Kalbus Invitational in Irvine, Calif., to finish the tournament in eighth place with a 1-3 record. Read More
Updated on  February 26, 2017 at 10:10 pm

HPU clinches PacWest hoops title

The eighth-ranked Hawaii Pacific men’s basketball team wrapped up its regular season with an 88-80 win over Chaminade on Saturday at McCabe Gym. Read More
Updated on  February 25, 2017 at 11:24 pm

UH water polo edges Pacific

Hawaii junior Chloe Barr and senior Nikki-Marie Bell scored three goals each and the seventh-ranked Rainbow Wahine water polo team held off No. 11 Pacific. Read More

Sharks remain eighth in D-II poll

The Hawaii Pacific men’s basketball team stayed at eighth in the latest NABC Division II poll on Tuesday. Read More
Updated on  February 21, 2017 at 10:23 pm
COURTESY KELLEY L. COX
                                Cal State East Bay Pioneers forward Micah Dunhour (11) said he hopes to continue to play professional basketball overseas.

Former Hawaii standout makes the most of a much-needed timeout

COURTESY KELLEY L. COX
                                Cal State East Bay Pioneers forward Micah Dunhour (11) said he hopes to continue to play professional basketball overseas.

Updated on  February 22, 2017 at 4:04 pm
Micah Dunhour hopes to continue playing professionally overseas and says it wouldn’t be possible without facing the adversity of nearly having his basketball career taken away from him. Read More

UH men’s volleyball remains at No. 4

Hawaii stayed at No. 4 for a second consecutive week in Monday’s AVCA Division I-II Men’s Top 15. Read More
Updated on  February 20, 2017 at 10:47 pm

Browne knocked out at UFC: Halifax

Former Kailua resident Travis Browne suffered a second-round TKO loss to Derrick Lewis in the main event of UFC Fight Night on Sunday evening in Halifax, Nova Scotia. Read More
Updated on  February 19, 2017 at 9:22 pm
 

UH women clinch MPSF swimming title

The University of Hawaii women’s swim team dominated at the MPSF Championships with a score of 717 Saturday at East LA College. Read More

Minnesota headlines 3 Wahine exhibition matches

The team that ended Hawaii’s past two seasons will be among three that the Rainbow Wahine volleyball team will host for spring exhibition matches at the Stan Sheriff Center. Read More
 

UH women lead MPSF swimming meet

The University of Hawaii women’s swimming and diving team set two meet records and leads after the second day of the MPSF Championships on Thursday at Monterey Park, Calif. Read More

BYUH tops Academy of Art

Shad Watson’s 3-pointer with 3:17 to go put Brigham Young-Hawaii ahead for good and the Seasiders pulled away for a 75-72 victory over Academy of Art in a PacWest men’s basketball game Wednesday at Cannon Activities Center. Read More
Updated on  February 15, 2017 at 11:41 pm
COURTESY FRESNO STATE ATHLETICS
                                Kamalani Dung, Fresno State softball pitcher, said she had more than 50 schools interested in her in high school. She knew she wanted to go to California and be somewhere like Hawaii, and Fresno State wound up as the lucky beneficiary to land a pitcher of Dung’s caliber.

Kamehameha alum develops her skills on the mound for Fresno State

COURTESY FRESNO STATE ATHLETICS
                                Kamalani Dung, Fresno State softball pitcher, said she had more than 50 schools interested in her in high school. She knew she wanted to go to California and be somewhere like Hawaii, and Fresno State wound up as the lucky beneficiary to land a pitcher of Dung’s caliber.

Updated on  February 14, 2017 at 8:58 pm
With more than a year of college coaching to develop her talent, the Fresno State sophomore has transformed herself into the ace of a team ranked in the Top 25. Read More

Wahine golf finishes second

The University of Hawaii women’s golf team finished in second place at the Battle at the Rock tournament in Riverside, Calif., at the Oak Quarry Golf Club. Read More
Updated on  February 14, 2017 at 10:21 pm

No. 3 HPU men defeat Academy of Art

Chauncey Orr had 26 points and 11 rebounds as the No. 3 Hawaii Pacific men’s basketball team defeated Academy of Art. Read More

Orr leads HPU past Fresno Pacific

Chauncey Orr scored a career-high 34 points and Connor Looney added 22 as No. 3 Hawaii Pacific rolled past Fresno Pacific. Read More

Fed Cup qualifier on Maui

American Alison Riske, ranked No. 40 in the world, faces No. 51 Andrea Petkovic of Germany in today’s 10 a.m. opener of the U.S. vs. Germany Fed Cup World Group first round tie at the Royal Lahaina Resort tennis stadium on Maui. Read More

Mercer lifts Vulcan women to victory

Sydney Mercer had 22 points, including eight in the fourth quarter, and 10 rebounds as the Hawaii Hilo women’s basketball team defeated Fresno Pacific 62-54 on Thursday in Hilo. Read More
Updated on  February 9, 2017 at 11:23 pm

Seasiders drop doubleheader

The BYU-Hawaii softball team dropped both games in a doubleheader against Western Washington at the BYUH Softball Field on Tuesday. Read More

Azusa Pacific upsets No. 6 Sharks

The Azusa Pacific men’s basketball team used a 12-0 scoring run to defeat No. 6 Hawaii Pacific 92-82 in Azusa, Calif., on Monday. Read More

Moniz upsets Slater in Volcom Pipe Pro

Hawaii 19-year-old Seth Moniz knocked off 11-time world champ Kelly Slater in 15-foot barrels Sunday in the third round of the Volcom Pipe Pro at Pipeline. Read More

Older