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2014 Tennis State Championships

2014 Tennis State Championships

Kassie Kometani, Editor
May 6, 2014
Filed under Sports

This year marked an important hallmark for the Kohala High School tennis team as they sent six players to the 2014 HHSAA Tennis State Championships. This was the most that had ever represented Kohala at the tournament,  a fact the made Coach Hermann Fernandez very proud. The tournament was held in beautiful...

Gabriella Boyle places 3rd at Track and Field BIIF Championships!

Gabriella Boyle places 3rd at Track and Field BIIF Championships!

Genevieve Boyle, Reporter
May 6, 2014
Filed under Sports

Congratulations to Kohala's freshman Gabriella Boyle who brought home the bronze medal in the 400 meter dash this past Saturday, May 3, 2014 at the BIIF track and field championships. Boyle is the only freshman on the island to place in an individual running event that day. She ran track in middle school...

Cowgirls Softball Goes to STATES!

Cowgirls Softball Goes to STATES!

Denae Rivera, Reporter
April 24, 2014
Filed under Sports

April 23, 2014 - With the tension already building on the field between Kohala and Honoka'a, the game scene had already been set. Before the game started the crowd came and surrounded the fence of the softball field. On the left side Kohala fans sat ready to cheer on their team, along with the Cowgirls...

Kometani and Steinhoff Get Last Spot at States

Kassie Kometani, Editor
April 24, 2014
Filed under Sports

Scheduled to play against Iolani at 4:30 at Punahou, Kohala's doubles duo Kassie Kometani and Isabel Steinhoff flew to Oahu yesterday and prepared themselves for a tough match. Iolani finished eighth at the ILH Tennis Championships while Kometani and Steinhoff finished eighth at the BIIF Tennis Championships....

Boys Volleyball Make It To Play Offs!

Chawncy Mohala Kaholoa'a-Kumukoa, Reporter
April 22, 2014
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April 21, 2014 we got the "W" against Pahoa. Kohala won in three sets! The score was 25-17, 26-24, 25-21. It was a very tough game; our boys were on fire. This game is the game to see if they go to play off or were done and our season is over. Our Kohala boys mean to have a chance to go states if they...

Cowgirls Tennis Gets One More Chance At States

Isabel Steinhoff, Reporter
April 22, 2014
Filed under Sports

This past Saturday, April 19, was the Big Island Interscholatic Federation tennis championship tournament.  The girls doubles duo, Kassie Kometani and Isabel Steinhoff, played two consolation matches in order to qualify for states. Unfortunately, the duo fell short and received 8th place in the tournament....

Crazy Day for Cowgirls Softball!

Denae Rivera, Reporter
April 21, 2014
Filed under Sports

April, 19, 2014 - The softball team headed to Kamehameha Schools Kea'au campus to play a double-header playoff game. The hectic day started at 7:00 a.m. when the Cowgirls leaped on the bus and began their journey all the way to Kea'au. The first playoff game was scheduled for 11 a.m. and the second,...

Tennis BIIF Championships Results

Kassie Kometani, Editor
April 20, 2014
Filed under Sports

The conditions were perfect for the final round of the 2014 BIIF Tennis Championships held yesterday at the Holua Resort tennis courts. The sun was shining, there was a slight breeze, and players from around the island were ready to make their final showing. The morning started off with the semifinal...

Tennis BIIF Tournament

Isabel Steinhoff, Reporter
April 18, 2014
Filed under Sports

Thursday, April 17, was the first day of the Big Island Interscholastic Federation (BIIF) tennis tournament at Holua in Kailua Kona. Kohala was represented by 8 girls and 9 boys. Two of Kohala's girls, Gabrielle Bartolome and Chloe Mattison, played singles and the other six played doubles. The girls...

Jeter’s Last MLB Season

Denae Rivera, Reporter
April 4, 2014
Filed under Sports

The well-known Major League Baseball team, "New York Yankees" will be soon loosing 36 year old Hall of Famer Short-stop Derek Jeter. Jeter has chosen to resign from the team after this year's season is over. He believes it's "his time to live the other half of his life." (http://www.usatoday.com/story/sports/mlb/2014/02/19/derek-jeter-to-retire-after-2014-season-addressed-media/5607175/) Jeter’s...

Cowboys Defeat the Trojans

Cowboys Defeat the Trojans

Ricky Ching, Reporter
April 3, 2014
Filed under Sports

Yesterday March 26, 2014 the Cowboys hosted Ka'u Trojans.  Head coach Pono Nakamura was unable to come to the game because he was feeling a bit under the weather.  Although the boys won 9-2, they felt that it wasn't good enough.  The Cowboys were expecting a blow out by the fourth inning.  But the...

Cowgirls Come From Behind!

Denae Rivera, Reporter
March 9, 2014
Filed under Sports

Thursday, March 6, 2014 - Kohala Cowgirls kick off their varsity softball season with a win over HPA 15-8. This now makes their record 1-0. The starting players were as listed: Ashlyn VanZandt (Pitcher), Tomiko Coito (Catcher), Desha Yamasaki (1B), Kiana Alejandro-Cazimero (2B), Denae Rivera (SS),...

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