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No. 6 Wichita State beats Marquette 80-66 in Maui semis

| | Nov 22 2017 - 12:06am | Comments

LAHAINA, Maui — Wichita State has multiple players who can score in many ways, its lineup filled with almost interchangeable parts. What sets the No. 6 Shockers apart is their ability to defend tenaciously.

  1. | Posted: Nov 3 2017 - 11:32pm

    He is a familiar sight, all over the Big Island, often running shirtless at a comfortable pace, around the backroads of Volcano or near his Mountain View home, but you might see him anywhere, getting in some miles.

  2. | Posted: Nov 3 2017 - 11:32pm

    Ramon “Sugar” Rodero, who was a familiar face at BIIF sporting events as an official and touched many with his gentle soul, died on Friday, Oct. 20. He was 85 years old.

  3. | Posted: Nov 3 2017 - 12:06am

    KAILUA-KONA — Ragnar Hawaii isn’t necessarily all about the destination. It’s mostly about the journey — although having paradise as the race course helps.

  4. | Posted: Nov 3 2017 - 12:05am

    KEALAKEKUA — Any kind of “just happy to be here” mentality Konawaena might have once had is long gone.

  5. | Posted: Nov 3 2017 - 12:05am

    What began as a vision by Alex Candelario of Big Island Bike Tours to create a fun opportunity for Keiki to ride and run in a safe environment has now exploded into an annual affair providing kids with exciting events they can look forward to.

  6. | Posted: Nov 2 2017 - 12:06am

    Somewhere in the middle of all of the turmoil involving Oregon State football this season is one constant.

  7. | Posted: Nov 1 2017 - 12:05am

    It’s always fun to watch the facial expressions of people who normally don’t follow Kona’s fishing scene when I tell them about the prize money involved with our local fishing tournaments.

  8. | Posted: Nov 1 2017 - 12:05am

    Sure, Las Vegas is referred to as Hawaii’s “Ninth Island,” but for the University of Hawaii football team it has been more like a trip to Devil’s Island in recent seasons.

  9. | Posted: Oct 31 2017 - 12:06am

    For Hawaii football coach Nick Rolovich, it was an uneasy Sunday mourning.

  10. | Posted: Oct 31 2017 - 12:05am

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Harrison Butker kicked five field goals, Marcus Peters returned a fumble 45 yards for a touchdown and the Kansas City Chiefs beat the turnover-prone Denver Broncos 29-19 on Monday night.

  11. | Posted: Oct 30 2017 - 8:06pm

    This will be the 18th winter on earth for Calvin Mattos, but in at least one respect, it will be a stretch of time like none he can ever recall.

  12. | Posted: Oct 29 2017 - 8:15pm

    KAILUA-KONA — The Keauhou Volleyball Association is starting to get noticed in town once again as it begins to host tournaments at the Coconut Grove volleyball court, which opened back up earlier this year.

  13. | Posted: Oct 27 2017 - 12:06am

    It’s hard to imagine that Sunday’s Post Ironman Sprint Triathlon celebrated Carl “Gecko” Koomoa’s 25th anniversary of hosting Team Mango Racing events.

  14. | Posted: Oct 26 2017 - 12:06am

    BALTIMORE — The Miami Dolphins hope a quarterback change won’t blunt the momentum they’ve gathered from a three-game winning streak.

  15. | Posted: Oct 26 2017 - 12:06am

    LOS ANGELES — George Springer screamed with joy as he circled the bases after hitting a two-run homer in the 11th inning.