Soriano is Maui Boys and Girls Clubs Youth of the Year

Soriano is Maui Boys and Girls Clubs Youth of the Year

By Lexis Viena, staff writer
January 30, 2013
Filed under News, Top Stories

On Friday, January 25, junior Aaren Soriano was crowned with the Eugene Freedman award for Youth of the Year by the Boys and Girls Clubs of Maui. The Youth of the Year award is an annual title given to an outstanding member from among the six Boys and Girls Clubs on the island. “Anything is possible…being... Read more »

Lopes’s Amazing Race brings students together

Lopes’s Amazing Race brings students together

By Lexis Viena, staff writer
January 12, 2013
Filed under Student Life, Top Stories, Video

Teamwork and cooperation were key during Friday’s Pili Paʻa event, a school-bonding activity organized by senior Aydan Lopes. “ I really thought that today [Friday] was awesome and amazing,” said an enthusiastic Mrs. Brandy Cajudoy, green team adviser. “Most of the students in my group... Read more »

Senior Lūʻau, more than a fundraiser

Senior Lūʻau, more than a fundraiser

By Lexis Viena, staff writer
December 9, 2012
Filed under Student Life, Top Stories

The Senior Class held the annual Project Graduation fundraiser yesterday, December 8, at Nāmāhana Dining Hall. The Senior Lūʻau is one of the last hoorah's for the senior class. The lūʻau welcomed family and friends of the senior class to come and enjoy a Hawaiian feast, entertainment, picture-taking,... Read more »

JV boys quench thirst for victory against Baldwin

JV boys quench thirst for victory against Baldwin

By Lexis Viena, staff writer
November 30, 2012
Filed under Sports, Top Stories

After a hard five-point loss to King Kekaulike on Tuesday, Nov. 27, the junior varsity boys basketball pulled together Thursday, Nov. 29, against Baldwin High School. After an intense four quarters, Kamehameha came out on top, 42-30. “We came out really strong, we really needed this win after our... Read more »

JV Boys Basketball shoots, scores over Spartans

JV Boys Basketball shoots, scores over Spartans

By Lexis Viena, staff writer
November 16, 2012
Filed under Sports, Top Stories

The junior varsity boys basketball team came out victorious against Seabury Hall yesterday night.  After a tough loss against Baldwin on Tuesday, the KS Maui Warriors came back by winning 31-14 over the Spartans. Freshman Keiran Kauka made the first point of the game. The Warrior’s passing and... Read more »

Hana Hou! Lady Warriors MIL champs again

Hana Hou! Lady Warriors MIL champs again

By Lexis Viena, news writer
October 27, 2012
Filed under Sports, Top Stories

PUKALANI--The KSM girls volleyball Warriors came out victorious against the Baldwin Bears yet again on Friday, Oct. 26, and won the MIL Division I championship title for the ninth consecutive year at Kaʻulaheanuiokamoku Gymnasium. KS Maui dominated over Baldwin winning the best-of-five game in three... Read more »

Polynesian Tattoos: ‘Skin Stories’ to play Tuesday, Sept. 25

Polynesian Tattoos: ‘Skin Stories’ to play Tuesday, Sept. 25

By Lexis Viena, staff writer
September 24, 2012
Filed under Entertainment

The art and culture of Polynesian tattoos is a topic of great interest since the boom in tattooing in the late 90's and early 2000's. According to Harris Polls taken in 2003 and 2008, the interest in getting skin inked is on the decline. In 2003, 16% of Americans reported that they had at least... Read more »

Ka Leo O Nā Koa attends Journalism Day at UH Mānoa

Ka Leo O Nā Koa attends Journalism Day at UH Mānoa

By Lexis Viena, staff writer
September 9, 2012
Filed under News, Top Stories, Video

MANOA-Experienced writers and photographers taught Ka Leo O Nā Koa staff members how to be successful journalists yesterday, September 8, at the University of Hawai'i at Mānoa's annual Journalism Day. Seniors Maya Nitta, features editor, and Landon Ballesteros and juniors Jaylin Kekiwi and... Read more »

Open House format changes improve parent experience

Open House format changes improve parent experience

By Lexis Viena, staff writer
August 29, 2012
Filed under News, Top Stories

PUKALANI-According to a sampling of parents and students, the new relaxed style of this year's August 28 open house was a success. The high school open house started as it has in previous years, with parents checking in for dinner and and information at Keʻeaumokupāpāiaheahe at 5:00 p.m. For... Read more »