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Keeping Score
Bob Hogue
Keeping Score // Martinez-Vich’s Winning Spirit
Legendary NFL coach Vince Lombardi was wrong — winning isn’t everything. Another Vince knows better. “Wins are nice, but character lasts forever,” Vince Baldemor, the...

Bob Hogue
Keeping Score // A Banner Year For Punahou’s Komori
What do you get a head coach who seems to have everything — including a record number of victories and the longest state high school...

Bob Hogue
Keeping Score // Mariota: In A Nashville State Of Mind
NFL commissioner Roger Goodell may have trouble pronouncing his name, but there’s no doubt that Mariota-mania continues to sweep the nation. That should be no...

Bob Hogue
Keeping Score // Supporting An ALS Family With Grace
A neighbor of mine recently has been diagnosed with Lou Gehrig’s disease, the progressive neurological disorder also known as ALS (amyotrophic lateral sclerosis). I see...

Bob Hogue
Keeping Score // Tennis Player Swings Back At Arthritis
College student-athletes are supposed to worry about making grades, making the team and performing at the highest level possible. Hailey Daniels, a freshman tennis player...

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Keeping Score // Passas All About Positive Reinforcement
Marcus Mariota has heard them. So have Darnell Arceneaux. Timmy Chang and Jason Gesser Every great local quarterback that Saint Louis offensive coordinator Vince Passas...

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Keeping Score // Hitting: It’s Just A Harrison Thing
When former UH baseball star Kenny Harrison and wife Kaleko flew from the Islands to Arizona to watch their eldest son KJ play his first...

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Keeping Score // No Foolin': Hawaii Is Making History
With the calendar reading April 1, it’s easy to think about April Fools Day, but it’s not fooling around to say that Hawaii sports made...

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Keeping Score // Pride In A Strong, Successful PacWest
Where in the world am I in my frequent travels this week? If my GPS is correct, it must be Evansville, Ind., the site of...

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Keeping Score // Rugby 7s Tourney
With the 2016 Summer Olympics only a little more than a year away, it’s exciting to see a new Olympic sport coming to Hawaii this...

Bob Hogue
Keeping Score // Gilmores: Like Father, Like Son
Just over a decade ago, I was coaching intermediate girls basketball at St. Anthony’s School in Kailua. Coaching the boys elementary team was former Chaminade...

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Keeping Score // Believing In The Magical Madness
Let the madness begin — why not, it’s March. For the rest of this month and the first week of April, the attention of all...

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Keeping Score // Winning The Super Bowl — In Italy
A few years back, fans of novelist John Grisham got a chance to read something a little different from his usual fare of legal thrillers...

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Keeping Score // Hawaii’s Humble Hall Of Famer
Hawaii’s Mike Fetters recently turned 50, and he’ll be back on the field as Major League Baseball’s annual spring training starts this month. No, he’s...

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Keeping Score // Lindgren Recalls Racing World’s Best
Arguably the most heralded athlete in the history of University of Oregon — prior to Heisman Trophy winner Marcus Mariota — was the late long-distance...

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Keeping Score // Coach Trap Excited About New Season
Mike Trapasso says he’s excited. The long-time UH-Manoa baseball coach also admits he’s a little nervous, but not for the reasons you might be thinking....

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Keeping Score // A Few Thoughts On UH Athletics
It seems that every week there’s much more to talk about regarding the future and past of University of Hawaii athletics. Here are some of...

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Keeping Score // Lileikis Ohana Gets Along Swimmingly
For Hawaii Kai’s Joe Lileikis, 1985 was quite a year. A senior at University of Hawaii at the time, Joe, along with his younger brother,...

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Keeping Score // Good Things In Small Packages
Minutes before the tip-off of a recent Hawaii Pacific University women’s basketball game, Matthew Liao-Troth, the school’s vice president, hustled into Blaisdell Arena accompanied by...

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Keeping Score // Taylor Making His Case To Stay
If Benjy Taylor wants to shed his current interim label as acting head coach of the UH men’s basketball team, he sure is making a...

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