Moreton Bay Game Fish Club takes early lead of HIBT

KAILUA-KONA — Clinton Hicks and his wife Michele nearly didn’t make the trip to Kona to compete in the 59th annual Hawaiian International Billfish Tournament. And once they got here, things were not really going to plan for the couple, who was spending their first holiday on the Islands.

Big Island HSA hosts 1st event of new season

KAILUA-KONA — Formed in the early 1960’s, the Hawaii Surfing Association has been introducing keiki and adults to the sport of competitive surfing. The Big Island has their own chapter of the HSA and the organization held its first meet of the new season on Saturday at Banyans off Alii Drive.

Thomas doesn’t break sweat in winning finale at Firestone

AKRON, Ohio — Justin Thomas took all the drama out of the final World Golf Championship at Firestone, never letting anyone closer than two shots and closing with a 1-under 69 to win the Bridgestone Invitational for his third PGA Tour title this season.