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Grateful for athletics that give teens focus

  • DENNIS ODA / DODA@STARADVERTISER.COM

    Coach Reggie Torres hugs Teniya Alo, of Kahuku, after she won the state championship at 138 pounds on Thursday.

Watching the 2018 HHSAA Hawaii State Wrestling Championships last week, I realized that if every adolescent in the U.S. was blessed with the kind of support that these hardworking young athletes received from their coaches, families and fellow teammates, there might be fewer tragedies like the recent Florida school shooting. Read more

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