Akebono adjusts to life out of ring
With the announcement of his retirement Sunday, sumo grand champion Akebono is exchanging the flowing robes he usually wore for suits and ties. Polished sandals for wingtips. A retinue of servants for do-it-yourself grooming.
High school soccer Kalani, 'Aiea, Kalaheo, Kailua advance
Jillian Okamoto scored 15 minutes into the second half and Kalani made her goal stand up for a 1-0 victory over Waialua yesterday in the opening round of the OIA girls soccer tournament.
UH takes different road for Rice game
In preparation for today's WAC game at Rice, the Rainbow men's basketball team trained at Loyola Marymount in Los Angeles on Tuesday, then arrived in Houston yesterday.
Spring begins early for Wayne
Punahou graduate Justin Wayne, Hawai'i's highest draft pick ever, begins his quest to reach the major leagues today at the Montreal Expos' spring training site in Jupiter, Fla.
Isle File Two share lead in Pro Tour Hawai'i golf
Brad Benkey of Ventura, Calif., shot his second consecutive 6-under-par 66 yesterday to move into a tie for first place after two rounds of the second event of the $100,000 Pro Tour Hawai'i series.
Women skippers set sail off Magic Island
With a woman at every helm, 16 sailboats raced off Magic Island Saturday in the Wahine No. 1 Sailboat Race, sponsored by the Hawai'i Yacht Club and Hawai'i Women's Yacht Racing Association.
As usual, only thing missing was Tiger
When the PGA Tour announced plans to start its season with back-to-back events in Hawai'i, the expectation was wed be seeing more of Tiger Woods. But in the first three years of the Sony Open in Hawai'i, sport's foremost drawing card is 0-for-the Open.