Community gathers to dedicate Rockne Freitas Way

Rockne Freitas may have been an all-pro NFL player for 11 years, but his legacy lives on as a great leader and visionary in higher education in Hawaii. On Saturday, his legacy was honored by the dedication of Rockne Freitas Way, the entrance to Hawaii Community College at Palamanui.

BIIF boys basketball: Kohala, KSH win titles

Kohala High’s boys basketball team captured a three-peat BIIF DII title and Kamehameha Schools – Hawai‘i won a repeat BIIF DI title at the KTA/BIIF championships on Friday at Afook-Chinen Civic Auditorium.

Island School dethrones KS-Hawai‘i

WAIPAHU, O‘ahu — In its third straight visit to the HHSAA Division II state championship final round, the Kamehameha Schools – Hawai‘i boys soccer team fell 1-0 to Kauai’s Island School on Saturday night at the Waipi‘o Soccer Complex.

Kauka ready to rally Cowboys again this postseason

KAPAAU — When Kohala boys basketball guard Layden Kauka won the 2023 ScoringLive Player of the Year and sank the game-winning jump shot against University in the Division II state championship as a freshman just one year ago, many were shocked at how quickly he reached stardom. But those involved in the Cowboys’ day-to-day activities have known that the current sophomore was unique for quite some time, even years before Kauka reached high school.