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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.



Chad Delanoza leaves Waimea High's girls volleyball program, to lead school's baseball team  Thegardenisland.com

Waimea High School's new varsity baseball head coach Chad Delanoza stops for a photo Saturday in Waimea. Nick Celario / The Garden Island. Waimea High ...



'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 ...



Waimea places 3rd at cheer state championships  Thegardenisland.com

Waimea High School's cheer team stops for a photo during the 2018 Zippy's Cheerleading State Championships at the Neal S. Blaisdell Arena in Honolulu on ...



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 girls cheer at Polynesian Bowl  Thegardenisland.com

Waimea High School cheerleaders Ashlyn Agena, front, and Zyana Vea, back, join the ranks of cheerleaders performing at the Polynesian Bowl, Saturday night ...



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.



Gummerus sparks Waimea win over Kauai  Thegardenisland.com

LIHUE — Waimea High School's Kierstin Gummerus capitalized on back-to-back turnovers in the final two minutes of play Monday night during the Kauai ...



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

Waimea High School junior Isahn Ulanday stops for a photo during Thursday's football practice in Waimea. Nick Celario / The Garden Island. Isahn Ulanday (9) ...



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

Waimea High School senior Daneica Muraoka, bottom center, stops for a photo after signing her letter of intent to Pacific University at the Clem Gomes Gym in ...



KIF boys soccer game closed to public, media  Thegardenisland.com

HANAPEPE — Because of an on-field altercation from a previous game, the upcoming varsity boys soccer match between Kapaa and Waimea high schools will ...



Serapio scores 25, Waimea girls beat Kapaa in OT  Thegardenisland.com

KAPAA — Waimea High School's varsity girls basketball team defeated Kapaa High School in overtime, 69-63, Friday night at the Bernice Hundley Gym in ...



Waimea's Acosta wins silver at Pa'ani Challenge  Thegardenisland.com

From left: Isley Ulanday, Janessa Llego-Finney and Shai-Lein Acosta stop for a photo with their medals from the Pa'ani Challenge preseason wrestling ...



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 ...



NOH Place Like Home: Waimea High School  KHON2

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



'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 ...



Kauai tops Waimea on Westside  Thegardenisland.com

HANAPEPE — Kauai High School's varsity boys soccer team defeated Waimea High School, 2-0, Tuesday afternoon at Hanapepe Stadium. “For this game, we ...



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 ...



Waimea tops Kauai High, 52-45  Thegardenisland.com

WAIMEA — Menehune guards Kierstin Gummerus and Kaye Serapio combined for 34 points on Monday night to pull Waimea High School to a 52-45 win over ...



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 ...



Red Raiders sweep Menehune in Waimea  Thegardenisland.com

WAIMEA — Kauai High School boys basketball welcomed 2019 with a big bang, taking its junior varsity match 60-31 over Waimea High School, and following ...



Waimea parade Saturday  Thegardenisland.com

WAIMEA — The best thing about Saturday night is that it's $Free99, said Esther Estes, the chairperson for the Waimea Christmas Light Parade that is scheduled ...



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.



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 ...



Students speak on election issues  Thegardenisland.com

Waimea High School American Problems teacher MaeLynn Rita, standing third from right, meets with some of her students to discuss research findings on the ...



Menehune girls repeat  Thegardenisland.com

Voyagers junior outside hitter Ashley Mecham (4) attacks as Menehune junior middle blocker Isabella Bateman (2) and senior setter Leiko Yamauchi (12) ...



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.



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 ...



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 ...



KIF grapplers compete in Kapaa Open preseason tourney  Thegardenisland.com

KAPAA — Local high school wrestlers got their first taste of live action on the mat this season. The second Kapaa Open preseason wrestling tournament took ...



Kapaa boys clinch KIF boys soccer title  Thegardenisland.com

LIHUE — Kapaa High School's varsity boys soccer team won this year's Kauai Interscholastic Federation championship. Kapaa (7-0-1 KIF, 22 points) clinched ...



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 ...



Waimea's Peleras repeats as KIF POY  Thegardenisland.com

Kapaa's Chelsea Schneider (8) goes to defend against the hit from Waimea's Gabrielle Peleras (11) in the first set during a KIF varsity girls volleyball match at ...



Waimea beats Kauai to win season's 1st round  Thegardenisland.com

LIHUE — Menehune Kaye Serapio fired off 31 points to lead the Waimea High School girls basketball to a 52-36 victory over the Kauai High School team ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



Serapio fires up Menehune  Thegardenisland.com

KAPAA — Kaye Serapio and Kiersten Gummerus combined for 43 points to lead Waimea High School girls basketball to a 64-56 win over Kapaa High School ...



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 ...



Raiders hang on to KIF lead  Thegardenisland.com

Kauai High School JV coach Rachel Medeiros calls for 'Paddles Up!' as the second heat of the JV Girls stages at the start line, Saturday during the Kauai ...



Students create new sign for Waimea Public Library  Thegardenisland.com

Waimea High School's advanced graphics class designed and produced a new sign for the Waimea Public Library. The student who primarily came up with the ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 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 ...



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, ...



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

Kapaa receiver Nakela Snyder takes a Kahanu Davis pass for a first down as Waimea defenders Keanu Fernandez and Kyson Apilado come in on the play in ...



Tree lighting ceremony kicks off holiday season  Thegardenisland.com

Kikue Yamamoto is 101 years young, and read about Naoko Ogata's birthday last week, Eric Nordmeier said Saturday at Hofgaard Park in Waimea. “They're ...



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 ...



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

Waimea's Kieren Henderson (24) approaches home plate after hitting a three-run home run in an opening round game of the 2018 DataHouse Softball State ...



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 ...



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 ...



Kauai hoopster headed to Italy  Thegardenisland.com

Marcus Schultz, center, is presented grant checks by nonprofit The “W” of Kauai during an NBC volleyball camp at Waimea High School on July 7. From left: ...



Kekaha School alum gives back  Thegardenisland.com

Maizie Harris and her mother Amber Hansen-Harris joins Mayrose Munar and her son Ansel Tort in looking over one of the cartons of books being shipped to ...



Thanks for the memories  Thegardenisland.com

Cads Samio, Kilileo Alquiza and Carrie Newcomb stop for a photo at the register during Ishihara Market's last day before closing until Aug. 7 and reopening ...



Kapaa nets home stand sweep over Waimea  Thegardenisland.com

Kapaa's Justin Faidley goes for a lay up over the efforts of Waimea's Wade Pimsaguan with 21 ticks remaining in the game, Thursday during the Kauai ...



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 ...



Rep 50's Kauai Showcase game today  Thegardenisland.com

Kauai High School quarterback Kona Asano, center, looks to throw during Friday's practice at Isenberg Park in Lihue for Rep 50's Kauai Showcase game.



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 ...



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

Calvin Paleka, assistant athletic director at Kapaa High School, accepts a check for the Shop and Score program on behalf of the Kauai Interscholastic ...



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 ...



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 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, ...



Happy Camper for Monday, January 21, 2019  Thegardenisland.com

The last roast pork plate (nope, no more portobello mushrooms) is about to be sold at the Kauai Kim Chee tent at the Kauai Community Market at Kauai ...



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 ...



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 ...



Akira Williams makes marks at KIF swim  Thegardenisland.com

Kauai senior Akira Williams powers through the butterfly phase of the 200 Individual Medley, Dec. 22 en route to a state qualifying swim standard during the ...



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 ...



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 ...



Kauai, Kapaa JV girls tied in KIF soccer  Thegardenisland.com

Island School goalkeeper Sophie Carswell and a defender come out to defend on a charge by Kapaa's Hannah Collins-Doijode in the first half Saturday during ...



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 ...



KIF regatta up for grabs  Thegardenisland.com

The Waimea High School varsity boys team pulls strong into the turn against Island School during the first heat, Saturday at the Kauai Interscholastic Federation ...



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 ...



Raider girls win cross country via tiebreaker  Thegardenisland.com

KEALIA — The Kauai High cross country teams resorted to tiebreakers to settle their final placements Saturday during the Kauai Interscholastic Federation cross ...



Kaeo leads KIF swim qualifiers  Thegardenisland.com

Kauai High School junior Julia Safford makes her state qualifying swim in the girls 100 breaststroke Saturday during the Kauai Interscholastic Federation ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



Grove Farm awards $60000 in scholarships  Thegardenisland.com

The 2018 Grove Farm scholarship recipients, including Zachary Safford, Kari Correa, and Braden Kobayashi, wait to be shuttled to the Iliahi Crater reception.



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 ...



'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 ...



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.



'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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



Kauai girls sweep Island School at home  Thegardenisland.com

Kauai High School's varsity girls volleyball team celebrates after defeating Island School in a KIF varsity girls volleyball match Wednesday night at Kauai High ...



Warrior wahine win in 4 on home court  Thegardenisland.com

KAPAA — On the school's homecoming week, the Warrior wahine got a win at their home gym. Kapaa High School's varsity girls volleyball team defeated Island ...



Stoll-Tolentino wins 126-pound bracket at KIF tourney No. 2  Thegardenisland.com

Kauai's Mason Stoll-Tolentino, left, wrestles against Waimea's Barak Aviguetero during a boys 126-pound bout during Saturday's KIF wrestling tournament at ...



Giving trees, planting seeds  Thegardenisland.com

Kapaa High senior Kawaiola Torio, left, and Kamehameha Schools Kapalama junior Makai Ho'omanawanui-Pia plant trees at the Church of the Pacific in ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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.



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 ...



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, ...



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