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Bob Hogue
Keeping Score // A Nice Surprise In Surprise, Arizona
Sometimes surprises in sports come when you least expect them. And sometimes they actually happen in Surprise. Over the past couple of weeks, the PacWest...

Bob Hogue
Keeping Score // A Record Hitting Streak At HPU
The hits kept falling in like clockwork: Hit. Hit. Hit. Hit. Hit. Hit. Hit. Hit. Hit. Hit – 10 straight games – and they just...

Bob Hogue
Keeping Score // Fans And Their Favorite Jersey Numbers
If you’ve ever been an athlete or if you’re an avid sports fan, you certainly have a favorite number. Mine always has been No. 53...

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Keeping Score // A Rich Sports Legacy At BYU-Hawaii
Ken Wagner has been to virtually every NCAA men’s basketball Final Four since 1979, and he was there again this past weekend in Texas. As...

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Keeping Score // Wyatt, Enterprise And The Silverswords
If you’ve been one of the thousands of fans of March Madness and the NCAA Basketball Tournament, you’ve no doubt seen the Enterprise college spirit...

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Keeping Score // New UH Football Stadium Site Ideas
I was mildly amused and yet somewhat fascinated by the recent news article and immediate uproar about the University of Hawaii asking for funding for...

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Keeping Score // ‘Endless Summer’ At Salt Creek Beach
Howell Noble of Wahiawa is a Facebook friend of mine. Like me, Howell enjoys posting scenic photos on his page or commenting on others. When...

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Keeping Score // An HPU Tennis Twist Of Fate
Adecade ago, Hendrik Bode (his last name is pronounced Boh-dee) was one of the top young German tennis players and appeared to be on his...

Bob Hogue
Keeping Score // The First Native Football Player
When former Pearl City football player Les Hutchins first saw the list of the inaugural class of the Polynesian Football Hall of Fame, he was...

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Keeping Score // John Veneri’s Place In Football Trivia
Only a few years ago, my old TV partner and former University of Hawaii football star John Veneri made quite a name for himself with...

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Keeping Score // Basketball Coming Down The Stretch
Down the stretch they come! Racing fans all across the land are familiar with that call of the stretch run of an exciting horse race....

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Keeping Score // Catching Up With Garrett Gabriel
Former Rainbows quarterback Garrett Gabriel always reminds me his first love was basketball, but when it came to naming his sons, you can be assured...

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Keeping Score // College Basketball Scores With Dottie Nahale
This sports story is about someone who doesn’t play sports at all and never has. But it’s a great example of the commitment that the...

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Keeping Score // The No. 4 In Hawaii Basketball History
If you’re a numbers guy like I am, it’s amazing how much fun you can have looking through old media guides. I’ll admit I had...

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Keeping Score // Baldemor Takes Over At HPU
Vince Baldemor understands the history and looks forward to the future at Hawaii Pacific University. Over the past 25 years, HPU has had just four...

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Keeping Score // Taylor Loving Life As An Assistant
Sometimes it’s more fun the second time around. Just ask Punahou’s Mike Taylor, who “retired” from active high school coaching after the 2011 girls basketball...

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Keeping Score // A Dream Ending To Nightmare Career
They say a picture is worth a thousand words. The photo here is probably worth about 10,000. It’s a saga of loyalty and perseverance and...

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Keeping Score // A Dream Come True At Chaminade
Just a few days ago, I got word from the NCAA that Chaminade University was honored with the Division II Award of Excellence. This is...

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Keeping Score // The Nice People Awards 2013
I love this time of year. So much happiness and good spirit. It’s time for me once again to present my annual gift of thanks...

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Keeping Score // A Great Hawaii Bowl Match-up
You couldn’t blame Sheraton Hawaii Bowl executive director Dave Matlin for being almost giddy in the days following the announcement that Boise State would match...


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