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HHSAA Volleyball – KS-Kapalama wins DI & Hawai’i Baptist DII

DI BVB: KS-Kapalama 3, #1 Punahou 0  for HHSAA Championship


DI BVB: #2 Moanalua 2, KS-Hawaii 1

New City Nissan Division II Boys Volleyball State Championships

Championship match   At McKinley

No. 1 seed Hawaii Baptist 3, No. 3 Seabury 0 (25-21, 25-23, 26-24)

Chad Barretta had 20 kills, including 10 in the third set, and Michael Fisher added 14 as the Eagles won their third state Division II boys championship in four years.

Mason Ohta had 23 assists and Kalei Hosaka had 12 digs for Hawaii Baptist.

New City Nissan Division II Boys Volleyball State Championships

Third Place   At McKinley

No. 4 seed Kohala 2, No. 2 seed Castle 0 (25-19, 25-15)

Christopher Roxburgh had 10 kills as the Cowboys (17-1) beat the Knights (16-2).

In the first set, Kohala went on a 7-0 run for an 18-10 lead. Roxburgh and Johnny Hiraoka both had two kills during the surge. The Knights twice got as close as four.

In the second set, Donald Wong Jr. served nine in a row as the Cowboys took a 13-4 lead. Castle got as close as 17-12. Roxburgh had four kills without an error in the set.

Castle finished with 14 kills, 14 hitting errors and six service errors.

Charlie Hendrix had five kills to lead the Knights.



May 14, 2011 Posted by | volleyball | , , , | Leave a comment

HHSAA Div I & II 5th place and Consolation Game Results

DI BVB Consolation Final: Leilehua 2, Waipahu 1


DI BVB 5th Place Match: #3 Waiakea 2, Pearl City 0

New City Nissan Division II Boys Volleyball State Championships

Fifth Place                At McKinley

Kahuku 2, Hawaii Prep 1 (24-26, 25-18, 15-9)

Shairone Thompson had 22 kills with only four errors as the Red Raiders (14-6) beat Ka Makani (11-7).

Thompson had two aces during a 6-0 run in the third set, which put Kahuku ahead 12-5. Thompson had four kills in the third.

Kahuku’s Quayd Ah You had 27 assists and three aces.

May 14, 2011 Posted by | volleyball | , , | Leave a comment

A Salute to Our Veterans 5K run/walk on June 18

A Salute to Our Veterans

Join us for “A Salute to Our Veterans” and our first annual Hilo Bay 5K Run/Walk Saturday, June 18th, 7:00 a.m.  Enjoy the beauty and charm of Hilo’s bay area and help VFW Post 3830 expand its facilities and services badly needed to support veterans in Hawaii’s Puna district.  Registration forms are available at: www.vfwpost3830.com Click on “Convention and Run 2011.”

Early Bird registration (postmarked by May 18th) is $25. Late Registration (postmarked after May 18th) is $35.  Awards for Most Patriotically Dressed; Best Decorated Wheelchair (with Attendee-No speed wheelchairs); Youngest; Oldest; 3 Fastest in each Male and Female age group; Group with largest number of participants; Participants from farthest away.  Experience Hawaii’s aloha spirit with others who care.

For more information call Veterans Run Event Coordinator, Dr. Marlene Hapai at 966-9894 or mhapai@aol.com.

May 14, 2011 Posted by | Running on the Big Island | , , | 1 Comment