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Bouncing back  Thegardenisland.com

Shyann Freitas was enveloped in a group hug when she reunited with her Waimea High School volleyball teammates at the Kauai High School gym on Friday.



'Imagine Greatness' is Waimea Homecoming theme  Thegardenisland.com

Brandie Amaya Aguinaldo reigned over the Waimea High School homecoming festivities last Friday night during the Kauai Interscholastic Federation football ...



Menehune claim round one  Thegardenisland.com

KAPAA — The Kapaa High School girls volleyball team was leading 15-12 in the first set over Waimea High School Saturday night during the Kauai ...



Waimea's Isahn Ulanday courageous on the football field while also battling diabetes  Thegardenisland.com

WAIMEA — Listed at 5 feet, 5 inches tall and weighing 145 pounds, Waimea High School's Isahn Ulanday isn't exactly the biggest player on the team.



Slain officer Kaliloa a Waimea High graduate  Thegardenisland.com

LIHUE — The Hawaii Island police officer shot and killed during a traffic stop Tuesday was a 1990 Waimea High School graduate with family on Kauai.



Waimea advances to D2 semifinals  Thegardenisland.com

Waimea High School's varsity girls volleyball team advanced to the semifinals of the 2018 New City Nissan Girls Volleyball State Championships–Division II ...



Menehune sweep 2nd round opener  Thegardenisland.com

WAIMEA — Waimea High School coach Chad Delanoza was proud of the way the Menehune girls volleyball team took its match against Kauai High School in ...



'Find purpose and follow your passion'  Thegardenisland.com

Waimea High School football coach Jason Caldeira said the impact of graduation didn't hit him until he saw the nervous students, some already donned in ...



NOH Place Like Home: Waimea High School  KHON2

Established in 1881, Waimea High School is the western-most high school in the United States.



Waimea tops Kauai; seniors shine  Thegardenisland.com

LIHUE — Waimea High School senior Gabrielle Peleras pounded and blocked before the standing-room-only crowd that jammed the Kauai High School gym ...



Police conduct drills on campuses amid growing concern about school shootings  Hawaii News Now

Kauai Police say active shooter drills are difficult for students and parents but it is necessary with so many school shootings nationwide.



Waimea beats Classical Academy in preseason game  Thegardenisland.com

Waimea running back Kawelo Huddy (5) evades a Classical Academy defender during a preseason game Friday at Hanapepe Stadium. Photo by Manuel S.



Waimea Spirit Awards to be handed out Saturday  Thegardenisland.com

WAIMEA — The Waimea Alumni and Friends will present six Spirit Awards at the general membership meeting and luau which will be held 6 p.m. Saturday at ...



Waimea High graduate Daneica Muraoka to play volleyball at Pacific University  Thegardenisland.com

WAIMEA — One of Waimea High School's recent graduates will soon head for the Pacific Northwest. Daneica Muraoka received a partial academic scholarship ...



Waimea wins KIF cheer title, clinches state berth  Thegardenisland.com

LIHUE — Blue Pride exploded Thursday night as Kauai High School cheer squad was named to the No. 2 spot at the Kauai High School gym.



Waimea, Kapaa win on opening night  Thegardenisland.com

LIHUE — The Waimea High School girls pushed away opening night jitters and finished with a 3-1 win — 25-23, 19-25, 25-20 and 25-17 — over Kauai High ...



Shyann serves up hope  Thegardenisland.com

WAIMEA — The Waimea junior varsity girls volleyball team held a double-digit lead over Kapaa Friday afternoon at the Clem Gomes Gym during Kauai ...



Casillas, Tampus take Menehune Invitational  Thegardenisland.com

WAIMEA — Kauai High School runner Kane Casillas stopped the clocks at 17 minutes, 5 seconds, and Kapaa High School runner Juliana Tampus did the ...



Graduates take the stage  Thegardenisland.com

Dennis Fujimoto / The Garden Island The Waimea High School Class of 2018 take their place at the graduation ceremonies, Friday afternoon at the school's ...



KIF football opener postponed  Thegardenisland.com

Football season will be put off for at least one week. Friday night's scheduled Kauai Interscholastic Federation football season opener between Kauai and ...



Kauai grinds out 13-6 win over Waimea in heavily penalized game  Thegardenisland.com

HANAPEPE — In a game in which both teams were severely penalized, the Red Raiders were able to grind out a win on the road to stay unbeaten. Kauai High ...



Menehune girls repeat  Thegardenisland.com

PUHI — The Menehune girls have clinched their second straight league title and berth at states. Waimea High School's varsity girls volleyball team defeated ...



Waimea Softball Invitational tourney begins today  Thegardenisland.com

Kapaa's Tia Takasaki gets back to the bag as the Pac-Five first baseman takes the throwout attempt during pool play at the Waimea High School Invitational ...



Thanks for the memories  Thegardenisland.com

WAIMEA — The stock on the shelves was dwindling at Ishihara Market Thursday afternoon as loyal customers dropped by to say mahalo to the Ishihara family ...



Menehune hall of honor ceremony in April  Thegardenisland.com

WAIMEA — The Menehune Booster Club will induct four new members to its Menehune Legacy Hall of Honor. The ceremony is scheduled for April 7 at 5:30 ...



KIF scores big  Thegardenisland.com

The Kauai Interscholastic Federation football game at Vidinha Stadium Saturday had a silver lining. “Times and Big Save SuperMarkets would like to express a ...



Big bowl coming for KIF boys, girls  Thegardenisland.com

LIHUE — Waimea High School bowler Deiton Pablo-Otoman rolled a high game 233 to lead the Waimea boys to a big win Thursday during the Kauai ...



Mukai files for council run  Thegardenisland.com

LIHUE — Kapaa resident Nelson Mukai, 54, has thrown his hat into the race for Kauai County Council. “I want Kauai to be the most beautiful place in the world, ...



Waimea's Henderson makes softball all-tourney team  Thegardenisland.com

One wahine from Kauai was named to the all-tournament team. Waimea High School infielder Kieren Henderson made the list of standouts from the 2018 ...



Waimea Alumni and Friends Foundation presents scholarships  Thegardenisland.com

Waimea Alumni and Friends Foundation scholarship winnners are, in front from left Apryl Joy Grande, Joshua Ochoa, Tiana Rita, Carla Satumba and Kelsey ...



With football season on hold, coaches share hurricane experiences with players  Thegardenisland.com

From left: Kauai High School varsity football head coach Jason Apilado, Waimea High School varsity football head coach Jason Caldeira and Kapaa High ...



Waimea boys beat Island on tiebreaker  Thegardenisland.com

LIHUE — Individual boys' scores in the kneeling position determined the outcome Wednesday during the Kauai Interscholastic Federation air rifle matches at the ...



Waimea wahine set for states  Thegardenisland.com

WAIMEA — The Menehune girls won their second straight league title earlier this month. They will begin their run at states tonight. “It's never easy to be a ...



Football season starts tonight  Thegardenisland.com

LIHUE — That time of the year has come once again. The high school football preseason starts today as Kauai High School's varsity football team hosts Kalaheo ...



2018 Graduation Tab  Thegardenisland.com

Graduation night. 25th. I have two words to search for. (Agbulos) and (Waimea high school.) Congratulations. Cancel reply. Your email address will not be ...



Kauai hoopster headed to Italy  Thegardenisland.com

KEKAHA — One of Kauai's young basketball players is about to take his game abroad. Marcus Schultz, 16, of Kekaha, was selected to be part of a Northwest ...



Kauai High beats Waimea in 4  Thegardenisland.com

LIHUE — Kauai High School's varsity boys volleyball team defeated Waimea High School, 3-1, Friday evening in Lihue. “First of all, we were ahead in that first ...



Kapaa girls beat Waimea to stay in 2nd round hunt  Thegardenisland.com

KAPAA — The Kapaa High School softball team kept the fire going in the Kauai Interscholastic Federation softball season with a 9-3 win over Waimea High ...



Waimea seeded 5th in state volleyball  Thegardenisland.com

WAIMEA — Waimea High School girls volleyball will face off against Hana High School Wednesday starting at 7 p.m. at St. Francis School on Oahu.



Davis, defense lead Kapaa to win  Thegardenisland.com

HANAPEPE — Kapaa quarterback Kahanu Davis ran for two touchdowns and passed for one Friday night to lead the Warriors to a 38-0 shutout over Waimea ...



Menehune hold off Raiders  Thegardenisland.com

WAIMEA — The Waimea High School girls volleyball team held off a strong challenge by Kauai High School to claim a 3-1 victory Saturday night before a strong ...



Kauai, Kapaa close air riflery season with wins  Thegardenisland.com

LIHUE — Kapaa High School marksman Michael Rosa finished just two points shy of perfect in the prone position Wednesday during the Kauai Interscholastic ...



Kekaha School alum gives back  Thegardenisland.com

Mayrose Munar, a graduate of Kekaha School and a resident of Redwood City, Calif., will be shipping more than 5,000 books to Kekaha School. The books are ...



Kapaa opens Waimea tournament with win  Thegardenisland.com

HANAPEPE — Zoie Recolan hit two home runs and Chloe Sales pitched the Campbell Sabers to a 15-2 win over host Waimea High School during the opening ...



Kapaa gets No. 2 seed in Division II  Thegardenisland.com

LIHUE — Kapaa High School earned the No. 2 seed for the First Hawaiian Bank Hawaii High School Athletic Association Division II football state championship, ...



Kauai girls, Voyager boys top KIF cross country  Thegardenisland.com

WAIMEA — The top runners in the girls and boys fields were gone from the leaderboard, but step-up runs from the remainder of the field saw the Kauai High ...



Souza baseball tournament begins today  Thegardenisland.com

Games will be played at two fields — the Waimea Canyon Park and Hanapepe Stadium — when the Walter Souza Invitational Baseball Tournament opens ...



Red Raiders rout in KIF opener  Thegardenisland.com

LIHUE — A huge fourth- quarter offensive showing clinched the Red Raiders the regular season opener. Kauai High School's varsity football team defeated ...



Waimea boys rebound for 3-2 win  Thegardenisland.com

Waimea goalkeeper Kaimi Lau San-Agustin is crunched by Menehune defender Ian Malabe while Ethan Yamamoto, Makoa Vanaman and Island School ...



Rep 50 All Hawaii Bowl today  Thegardenisland.com

Waimea High School's Dylan Balaan makes a run during Friday's practice at Isenberg Park for the Rep 50 All Hawaii Bowl. In the background are Kapaa High ...



Warriors take 1st round lead  Thegardenisland.com

WAIMEA — The Warriors are in the driver's seat and are in position to win the season's first round. Kapaa High School's varsity boys volleyball team defeated ...



Kauai girls, Waimea boys top KIF wrestling  Thegardenisland.com

WAIMEA — Two points separated the girls and three points was the margin for the boys Saturday when Waimea High School hosted the Kauai Interscholastic ...



Waimea's Correa, Medina cousins advance  Thegardenisland.com

Among the representatives from the Kauai Interscholastic Federation, three from Waimea High School advanced to the Round of 16. The 2018 HMSA Tennis ...



Waimea grad Apilado is Raiders' football coach  Thegardenisland.com

Kauai High School varsity football head coach Jason Apilado stops for a photo at Kauai High School earlier this month. Nick Celario / The Garden Island.



Grove Farm awards $60000 in scholarships  Thegardenisland.com

LIHUE — Two graduating seniors from Waimea High School and one from Kauai High School are recipients of this year's Grove Farm scholarships that were ...



Waimea wahine walk off to beat Kapaa, place 5th  Thegardenisland.com

In an all-Kauai showdown for fifth place, the Menehune girls walked off in stunning fashion. Waimea High School's varsity softball team defeated Kapaa High ...



'We set the bar really high'  Thegardenisland.com

State Senate President Ron Kouchi, right, fields a question from an audience member Thursday as state Reps. Dee Morikawa, Nadine Nakamura and James ...



Waimea wins on senior night  Thegardenisland.com

WAIMEA — Senior forward Joel Soriano nailed a 3-pointer with seconds left to give the Menehune the lead. That lead would hold up as time ran out. Waimea ...



Happy Camper for Wednesday, November 14, 2018  Thegardenisland.com

Kauai Society of Artists' Rose Anne Jones and Susanne Long wrap up a day of accepting entries for the small work Big Show exhibit that opens with a reception ...



Red Raiders win on senior day  Thegardenisland.com

LIHUE — Kauai High School's varsity football team defeated Waimea High School, 21-2, Saturday afternoon at Vidinha Stadium. Kauai (6-1, 4-1 KIF) totaled 257 ...



Kauai girls sweep Island School at home  Thegardenisland.com

LIHUE — Kauai High School's varsity girls volleyball team won in straight sets at home against Island School on Wednesday night. The Red Raider girls swept ...



KIF teams hold 7-on-7 scrimmages  Thegardenisland.com

LIHUE — With football season about a month away, local fans got a small taste of what's to come this upcoming season. Kapaa, Kauai and Waimea high ...



Kaua'i high schoolers scramble to save river  KITV Honolulu

Students at Waimea High School on Kaua'i are getting into the flow of things, literally. They're removing debris from Waimea River one bucket at a time. 9th and ...



Students learn about college options at fair  Thegardenisland.com

PUHI — John Bungula-McCarthy, a senior at Kapaa High School, said it wasn't about just looking good Friday duuring the Hawaii Association for College ...



Happy Camper for Monday, August 20, 2018  Thegardenisland.com

Shoppers seek out treasures in the Lihue Neighborhood Center that is filled with items for the county Agency on Elderly Affairs Memory Keepers' rummage sale ...



Menehune take the lead  Thegardenisland.com

LIHUE — The Waimea High School girls volleyball team grabbed the lead in Kauai Interscholastic Federation girls volleyball with a 3-1 win — 25-18, 25-16, ...



Tyler Oshima scores go-ahead TD, Kauai tops Kapaa 13-3  Thegardenisland.com

LIHUE — In a low-scoring affair, the Red Raiders went ahead in the second half to clinch. Kauai High School's varsity football team defeated Kapaa High School ...



Happy Camper for Wednesday, September 12, 2018  Thegardenisland.com

When you're a local boy living in New York, the call of poke and sushi can be pretty loud, and Kauai Society of Artists juror Maika'i Tubbs had to take a break ...



Happy Camper for Sunday, September 23, 2018  Thegardenisland.com

ABOVE: Val Willman performs with three flame-lit batons during the Waimea High School halftime homecoming show Friday night at Hanapepe Stadium.



Waimea clinches KIF playoff berth  Thegardenisland.com

Waimea's DJ Pabre drives against the defensive posting of Kapaa's Jhencen Cummings in the first quarter, Tuesday during the Kauai Interscholastic Federation ...



Red Raiders win baseball opener  Thegardenisland.com

LIHUE — Kauai High School's varsity baseball team won the 2018 Kauai Interscholastic Federation season opener Saturday afternoon. Kauai High defeated ...



Kapaa High students call for gun reform  Thegardenisland.com

KAPAA — Seventeen lei decorated 17 empty chairs at Kapaa High School on Wednesday morning, as hundreds of students gathered in a downpour. “It's far too ...



Decision day: Will KIF winner be crowned, or is a playoff approaching?  Thegardenisland.com

It all comes down to this weekend. Kapaa High School's varsity football team will square off against Waimea High School this Saturday afternoon at Hanapepe ...



Matthew Tamanaha to wrestle for Western State Colorado  Thegardenisland.com

Kauai High School's Matthew Tamanaha, front row right, stops for a photo as he signs his letter of intent to Western State Colorado University in November.



Young student farming goes west  Thegardenisland.com

Waimea Canyon Middle School students are really growing. The school's agriculture program for grades six through eight is helping students gain an ...



Health science scholarships given  Thegardenisland.com

Charlene Dorsey, president of the Kauai Veterans Memorial Hospital Auxiliary, left, is joined by Hawaii Health Systems Corp., Kauai Region CEO Lance ...



Seniors walk tonight  Thegardenisland.com

Nearly 700 high school students on Kauai will be tossing their caps into the air tonight. “To the Class of 2018, I bid a heartfelt congratulations,” said Bill Arakaki, ...



Quality time at Salt Pond  Thegardenisland.com

HANAPEPE — Twenty residents from the Kauai Veterans Memorial Hospital and 12 residents from the Samuel Mahelona Memorial Hospital visited Salt Pond ...



Takitani Foundation awards 4 scholarships  Thegardenisland.com

HONOLULU — The Mamoru and Aiko Takitani Foundation, Inc. has named four high school seniors from Kauai as recipients of its annual Legacy Scholarship ...



Kauai footballers traveling to Europe  Thegardenisland.com

KALAHEO — A couple of young soccer players from Kauai will head to Spain to test their skills. Nicholas Semblante, of Waimea High School, and Whitney Lugo, ...



State tennis qualifiers determined  Thegardenisland.com

LIHUE — Twelve tennis players representing the Kauai Interscholastic Federation will advance to the HMSA Hawaii High School Athletic Association tennis ...



Benefit Set for Family of Fallen Officer Kaliloa  Big Island Now

A community fundraiser benefit for the family of fallen Officer Bronson Kaimana Kaliloa will be held on Sunday, Sept. 16, 2018, at Waikoloa Highland Stables.



Happy Camper for Sunday, September 30, 2018  Thegardenisland.com

Kudos to Bryden Kaauwai (he wasn't playing in the band Thursday, said Nina Saraos) and his Red Raider organizers on the first Raider Parade celebrating ...



Menehune win in straight sets at home  Thegardenisland.com

WAIMEA — The Menehune boys won at home to get their first win of the season's second round. Waimea High School's varsity boys volleyball team defeated ...



'We gotta go, again?'  Thegardenisland.com

KOLOA — Michael Bukoski had just moved back into his house on Waila'au Road in Koloa when the notice for voluntary evacuations came across Tuesday ...



Red Raiders drop Souza tournament opener  Thegardenisland.com

WAIMEA — Mid-Pacific Institute pitcher Michael China held Kauai High School to two hits over three innings Thursday as the Walter Souza Invitational baseball ...



'New era in agriculture'  Thegardenisland.com

KEKAHA — Agriculture is more than digging a hole in the ground and planting something, said Judith Rivera, Corteva Agriscience Hawaii research lead Friday ...



KIF golfers play in the rain  Thegardenisland.com

WAILUA — Kauai's Jessica Hreljac pulled to a tie with teammate Taryn Taguma to lead the Kauai High School girls golf team to a 266 win Saturday during the ...



Queen for a day  Thegardenisland.com

Hui o Laka, the nonprofit that runs Koke'e Natural History Museum, announced that Sharalyn Kahealani Bucasas will portray Queen Emma at the 30th annual ...



Remembering the 100th Battalion  Thegardenisland.com

Ross Shimabukuro of Lihue said he can picture the faces of the veterans of the 100th Battalion as the names of the veterans were read during the Roll Call ...



Fallen Hawai'i Officer Honored on House Floor  Maui Now

US Rep Tulsi Gabbard today spoke on the House floor honoring the *service* and sacrifice of Officer Bronson Kaliloa, who was killed in the line of duty on ...



Happy Camper for Friday, July 6, 2018  Thegardenisland.com

Jane Gray said she went to kindergarten at Kekaha School, and Larry Manuel said the sign said “Absolutely no scavenging,” but his name is not “scavenging” so ...



Warriors are queens of the diamond  Thegardenisland.com

KAPAA — Kapaa High School leftfielder Shanayah Marshall conked a two-RBI single in the fifth inning to end a 16-6 contest over Waimea High School on ...



KPD gains five new officers  Thegardenisland.com

The Kauai Police Department's newest officers are Sambi Makepa-Gillis, Royce Ka'auwai, Nicholas Kam, Patrick Hutton and Steven Carvalho, from left, ...



Red Raiders sweep Menehune in doubleheader  Thegardenisland.com

Kauai pitcher Dahlus Hood winds up for a pitch in game two against Waimea Saturday during Kauai Interscholastic Federation baseball at Vidinha Stadium.



Raider boys sweep Warriors in tennis  Thegardenisland.com

LIHUE — The Kauai High School girls tennis teams kept its undefeated string going with a 4-1 win over Kapaa High School Saturday during Kauai ...



Spring wrestling under way  Thegardenisland.com

Jaden Waldman and Herman Santos in the 100-112 pound class are tied 11-11 in the third round, Saturday during the opening tournament of the 2018 ...



Raider boys break 1300 in air riflery  Thegardenisland.com

LIHUE — Kauai High School marksman Brandon Marcos was just three points shy of perfect in the prone position of the Kauai Interscholastic Federation air rifle ...



Fourth around Kauai  Thegardenisland.com

KEKAHA — Fourth of July was very good in the plantation era days, said 94-year-old Ansalmo Barba, Wednesday at Faye Park. Barba was being interviewed by ...



Warriors win in rout on homecoming  Thegardenisland.com

LIHUE — On the team's homecoming, the Warriors totaled 347 yards rushing to win in a rout. Kapaa High School's varsity football team defeated Waimea High ...



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