Spain's Miguel Angel Jimenez, right, and his caddie Clifford Botha examined the 15th green before Jimenez birdied the hole and went on to win the Mitsubishi Electric Championship at Hualalai on Sunday.
Only a week removed from his mother's funeral in Spain, Miguel Angel Jimenez felt her in his heart at the most crucial moments of Sunday's final round of the Mitsubishi Championship at Hualalai. Story »
Jay Haas was so locked in to what his son was doing 2,700 miles away, he barely remembered anything about his Sunday round at the Mitsubishi Electric Championship at Hualalai. Son Bill Haas hung on for his sixth PGA Tour victory at the Humana Challenge with a par at the last to win by one. Story »
The University of Hawaii football team filled its need for speed with a junior college cornerback. Dejaun Butler of Santa Monica College told the Honolulu Star-Advertiser he will sign a letter of intent with the Warriors on Feb. 4, the first day recruits may put commitments in writing. Story »
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Coach Jeff Hall and his daughter Dylan, 9, watched the Rainbow Wahine sand volleyball team during a practice session last week.
If such a degree program had been offered, Jeff Hall would have majored in volleyball at the University of the Pacific. Instead, he played collegiately for the Tigers, likely not realizing that he also was racking up credits for what would lead to an unofficial master's in coaching. Story »
NFL teams now face a version of the question that confronted University of Washington opponents this year: What to do with Hau‘oli Kikaha? The Kahuku High graduate plays in Saturday's Senior Bowl in Mobile, Ala. (11 a.m. NFL Network), and how — and where — he performs will likely go a long way toward helping determine where he is taken in April's NFL Draft. Story »
Rarely is it true that whining works with basketball officials. It's OK to ask them in a respectful manner about what you did that got you tagged for a foul, so you can try not to commit the same offense again. Story »
70th Annual Shinnen Enkai
Honolulu Japanese Chamber of Commerce recently hosted its 70th annual Shinnen Enkai New Year’s Banquet in Manoa Grand Ballroom at Japanese Cultural Center of Hawaii. Read More »