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Windward Oahu Sports // Kalaheo Basketball Shaping Up With Summer Competition
With the recent addition of standout Kaleb Gilmore, Kalaheo boys basketball head coach Alika Smith knows practices will be intense next season. He’s been seeing...

Windward Oahu Sports // Kahuku’s Student Athletes To Pump Up Academic Effort
Kahuku High and Intermediate School has secured a waiver from the state Board of Education to raise student athletes’ grade standards for eligibility, according to...

Windward Oahu Sports // Hard-working Frosh Worked His Way Up In Kailua Baseball
As a freshman, it didn’t take Brendan Odo long to win over his Kailua High School baseball teammates. With his hard work along the way,...

Windward Oahu Sports // Llamedo Balances Music, Coaching Surfrider Basketball
Multi-instrumentalist and vocalist Mandy Llamedo admitted that she sounds a bit different when coaching her Kailua High girls varsity basketball team. This was confirmed recently...

Windward Oahu Sports // Windward Teams Looking Ahead To Fall (August) Football
In prep football, there is always a season within the season — the critical games that make or break a team’s year. With the release...

Windward Oahu Sports // Surfriders: Some Summer Baseball Players In Doldrums
American Legion League win-loss records don’t usually cause Kailua baseball head coach Corey Ishigo to lose sleep, given that the summer Surfrider program is all...

Windward Oahu Sports // Windward Rush Opening Practices To Prospective Players
As Rush Windward Soccer comes up on its first anniversary, the club is sure of one thing: Players who want game experience will find it....

Windward Oahu Sports // Lady Surfrider Fills Her Summer With Basketball, Track
By JACK DANILEWICZ The by-product of being a three-sport athlete is that you seldom have a day off. That is not a problem for Kailua...

Windward Oahu Sports // New Coaches Ready To Rev Up Red Raider Soccer Teams
A smooth transition can be expected for both the Kahuku High boys and girls soccer programs with new leadership next winter. Kahuku took the “in-house”...

Windward Oahu Sports // Lady Knight Focuses On Golf’s Mental Game This Summer
Iris Kawada’s gift for concentration always shows itself on the golf course, whether she’s just enjoying a round or participating in a tournament. On that...

Windward Oahu Sports // Quarterback Has Sights Set On Major League Baseball
Kalaheo senior-to-be Jack Bell is definitely a man for all seasons, having competed in soccer, baseball, football and track and field during his previous three...

Windward Oahu Sports // Kahuku Girls Polo Dominates
When it comes to the OIA, the Kahuku girls water polo team practically can sign its own figure to the conference checkbook. Indeed, since water...

Windward Oahu Sports // Kailua’s Stewart Scores National Soccer Leadership Role
As a member of AYSO’s national board of directors, traveling off-island is just part of the job for Kailua resident Mark Stewart. And having recently...

Windward Oahu Sports // Young Kailua Team Shows How It’s Done
With one of the youngest rosters in the OIA this spring, Kailua was perhaps a year away from being a contender. With a tone-setting 4-0...

Windward Oahu Sports // Kahuku Frosh Co-Player Of Year In OIA Softball
Jocelyn Alo has been named OIA Red East softball co-Player of the Year. The Kahuku freshman catcher was possibly the league’s top power hitter, accounting...

Windward Oahu Sports // Coach Johnson Goes West For Football Fix
The break from football that Darren Johnson had envisioned for himself in the fall isn’t gonna happen. But that is all well and good with...

Windward Oahu Sports // New Coach, Young Kailua Team: Nowhere To Go But Up
Going with a youth movement last fall was a good thing for the Kailua football team. A large throng of talented underclassmen spurred such a...

Windward Oahu Sports // Mustang Boys Claim Five All-Star Spots In OIA East VB
The afterglow from the Kalaheo boys volleyball season continued late last week with the unveiling of the OIA East All-Star teams. The Mustangs placed five...

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Windward Oahu Sports // Surfriders’ Track & Field Star Has Aversion To Mopping Floors
There was no direct path for Kailua’s Kahoa Mikaele becoming one of the state’s top performers in discus and shot put, but she had a...

Windward Oahu Sports // Kailua-Waimanalo Has Two AYSO Teams In National Tourney
The Kailua-Waimanalo chapter of the American Youth Soccer Organization has a long history within the national organization, having fielded teams and promoted the sport for...

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