Mountain West votes to play shortened eight-game 2020 football season

The Rainbow Warriors have continued to work out since receiving word early last month that their season had been postponed, sources say.

  Caldwell: Exceptions for UH football, stadium crowds to come from state

Kahuku’s Ah You, Kapolei’s Sotelo make official roster for the 2021 Polynesian Bowl

2020-2021 Eddie Aikau Big Wave Invitational canceled over pandemic concerns

Mountain West set to meet Thursday to discuss potential return-to-football plan

Hawaii’s Alualu and Buckner dominate in the trenches during week two of the 2020 NFL season

  The Maui Invitational moves to the mainland in 2020

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The Mountain West Conference exploring the possibility of a fall football season

‘Iolani graduate and Toronto Raptors general manager Bobby Webster expected to get contract extension

NCAA approves a November start date for the 2020-21 men’s and women’s basketball season

Mililani’s Victoria Lee joins her siblings and signs with ONE Championship

Big Ten Conference announces October start date for the 2020 football season

Football in Hawaii may be sidelined, but the Polynesian Bowl moves forward with January game

Week one of the 2020 NFL season in the books, with Hawaii players making their mark

The first week of the 2020 NFL season is in the books — here’s a look at how the players with connections to the 808 contributed in week one.

  Former UH two sport standout Tony Akpan hopes to rebuild his American dream, after losing his home in Almeda fire

Former Rainbow Warrior basketball and football player, Nkeruwem “Tony” Akpan lost his home in Ashland, Oregon on Tuesday due to the Almeda fire that has spread through most of Southern Oregon.

Football is back, the Kansas City Chiefs best Kaimi Fairbairn and the Houstan Texans 34-20

Not much has changed in title town, as the Chiefs take care of the Texans to open the season with an impressive 34-20 victory.

Bubba Wallace leaving Richard Petty Motorsports at season’s end

Bubba Wallace is leaving Richard Petty Motorsports at the end of the season.

BYU dominates Navy 55-3 as BYU’s Kalani Sitake defeats his fellow Laie raised head coach

Organizers, IOC trying to remove doubts over Tokyo Olympics

  Hawaii well represented in the NFL, as the 2020 season kicks off this Thursday

  There are surf museums in California and Australia. One lawmaker asks: Why not Hawaii?

  Farrington’s own Breiden Fehoko reflects on his first NFL training camp

With fall sports sidelined, Rainbow Warrior Athletics faces growing deficit

UH Athletics extend their partnership with Spectrum Networks

Spectrum Sports will continue to be the local TV home of UH Athletics

NFL to auction off Tua Tagovailoa’s first signed Dolphins jersey for charity

The NFL has opened an auction for Tua Tagovailoa’s first signed Miami Dolphins jersey on Thursday — all of the proceeds going to charity.

  Former Punahou standout Brian Suite, passes away at age 28

Former Punahou and Utah State University standout Brian Suite, died Tuesday night after a battle with cancer — he was 28-years-old.

  Hawaii’s own Kamalani Dung is excited for the future of pro sports with Athletes Unlimited

Going into week two of Athletes Unlimited's inaugural season, and former Kamehameha-Kapalama pitcher Kamalani Dung, says that the experience has been so far, so good.

Saint Louis linebacker Mason Tufaga makes commitment to Utah

Saint Louis linebacker Mason Tufaga, has committed to Utah on Monday.

Fox Sports rolls out the “Tua Talks” miniseries, ahead of Tua Tagovailoa’s full documentary

"Tua" is set to debut on September 6th on Fox, but until then, you can get your Tua Fix with Fox Sports’ 8-part miniseries, “Tua Talks” on their website and mobile app.

Boycott: NBA playoff games called off amid player protest

All three NBA playoff games scheduled for Wednesday have been postponed, with players around the league choosing to boycott in their strongest statement yet against racial injustice.

Marcus Mariota debuts a line of wine to help support Oahu and Oregon communities in need

Former St. Louis Crusaders and current Las Vegas Raiders quarterback Marcus Mariota is rolling out a line of wine to help raise money for Oregon organizations.

Kolten Wong and the Cardinals gear up for a long playoff push

Hilo’s own Kolten Wong and the St. Louis Cardinals are gearing up to go on a long stretch of games on their road to the postseason.

Another Rainbow Wahine basketball player tests positive for COVID-19

Another Rainbow Wahine basketball player has tested positive for coronavirus on Friday, UH officials say.

NCAA Division I to move fall championships to the spring, while granting athletes an additional year of eligibility

In a video conference on Friday, it was determined by the NCAA Division I Board of Directors that Division I will work toward hosting scaled back fall championships in the Spring.

Hawaii’s Kolten Wong shined in the Cardinals’ double header against the Cubs

Hawaii’s own Kolten Wong shined for the St. Louis Cardinals on Wednesday, in the Cards match up with the Chicago Cubs.

Former Farrington Gov Breiden Fehoko makes a brief appearance on HBO’s ‘Hard Knocks’

The critically-acclaimed HBO series ‘Hard Knocks’ featured a small appearance from former Farrington Defensive lineman, Breiden Fehoko.

Former ‘Bows quarterback Cole McDonald released by the Tennessee Titans

Former Rainbow Warrior quarterback Cole McDonald was cut on Wednesday from the Tennessee Titans, NFL Network’s Tom Pelissero says.

A Rainbow Wahine basketball player tests positive for COVID-19

A Rainbow Wahine basketball player has tested positive for coronavirus on Tuesday, UH officials say.

HHSAA extends ‘no contact’ period for all fall sports

The Hawaii High School Athletics Association has extended the ‘no contact’ period for all fall sports workouts and practices through September 13.

Hawaii’s own Kai Kamaka III set to make his UFC Debut in Las Vegas

Pearl City native Kai Kamaka III will be making his UFC debut — on short notice — This Saturday at UFC 252, in Las Vegas.

  ‘Last Chance U’ star Dior Scott embraces the aloha spirit

UH football might be on pause for now, but that is just another roadblock, in the story of the newest Walk-on Rainbow Warrior and star of Netflix’s ‘Last Chance U’, Dior Scott.

  Birx says college football players can get back on the field if they’re ‘ultra careful’

White House Coronavirus Task Force member Dr. Deborah Birx believes there is a “way forward” when it comes to college football this fall.

Former Saint Louis quarterback Tua Tagovailoa, the subject of Fox Sports’ new documentary

The trailer for the upcoming documentary, “Tua”, was released on Wednesday, chronicling the past year for former Saint Louis and Alabama quarterback, Tua Tagovailoa.

  Former Mililani running back Malepeai reflects on decision to postpone Pac-12 season

The Pac12 Conference announced on Tuesday that they will postpone all fall sports until at least January 2021 — including football. For players like USC Senior Vavae Malepeai, today's decision offered more clarity, rather than shock.

UH to combine Wahine beach and indoor volleyball, due to the financial fallout of the pandemic

The UH Wahine indoor volleyball and beach volleyball programs will merge into one program, due to the financial struggles brought on by the coronavirus pandemic.

Hawaii native Kai Lenny takes home the 2020 Red Bull Big Wave Awards Men’s performance of the year

Maui Native Kai Lenny takes home the Men’s Best Overall Performance for the 2020 Red Bull Big Wave Awards.

  The ’Bows look towards the future after the Mountain West postpones the 2020 season

The Rainbow Warriors look ahead to the future, after the Mountain West Conference postponed the 2020 season indefinitely.

UH football players react to postponed 2020 season

Emotions are high as the Mountain West conference announced the postponement of the 2020 football season on Monday. Some of the ‘Bows took to social media to voice their reactions to the announcement.

  ‘Bows football season officially postponed over growing COVID-19 concerns

The final domino in UH fall sports has fallen — the Mountain West Conference has postponed football for 2020.

  Kaimuki football gives back to their community during the pandemic

The Kaimuki high school football team is giving back to the community that supports them on Friday nights — even though the Friday night lights are turned off for now.

Former Kapolei quarterback Taulia Tagovailoa granted immediate eligibility to play for Maryland

It’s Taulia time for the Terps —the NCAA ruled that former Kapolei high school quarterback Taulia Tagovailoa is immediately eligible to play for Maryland this coming season.

Pandemic postpones start of UH football fall camp again

The Rainbow Warriors football team is postponing the start of training camp again.

  OIA football coaches react to the postponement of the 2020 fall sports season

For the first time in recent history, there will be no football in the fall — after the HHSAA announced on Wednesday the postponement of all moderate to high-risk sports until January.

Multiple UH football players support MW United, which ensures the safety of Mountain West athletes

Football players in the Mountain West Conference, including multiple from the Rainbow Warriors team, took to social media to back the MW United movement — which ensures the safety of Mountain West Student athletes during the coronavirus pandemic.

  High school football season in Hawaii postponed until January

The Hawaii High School Athletic Association has postponed most fall sports, including high school football, until at least January, the organization said Wednesday.

Good news for UH football, as the Mountain West Conference announces a revised plan for 2020 fall sports

A glimmer of hope for UH football — The Mountain West conference announced on Wednesday that they have announced a revised plan for 2020 fall sports

Former UH quarterback Colt Brennan arrested in Kona for trespassing while ‘heavily intoxicated’

Former standout UH quarterback Colt Brennan, was arrested on Saturday for allegedly causing a disturbance at the Kona Seaside hotel.

  A pair of local surfers take home top prizes for the 2020 Red Bull Big Wave Awards

The 2020 Red Bull Big Wave Awards were announced on Monday — a pair of local surfers take home top prizes for both men and women.

Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson acquires XFL before bankruptcy auction

Third time’s the charm — former WWE star Dwayne Johnson and his partners agreed to buy the XFL for roughly $15 million on Monday.

UH football player tests positive for COVID-19; fall camp postponed

Fall camp was supposed to begin Monday but has been postponed until at least Friday.

  Local softball player signs with a brand new league that ‘breaks the mold’ of pro sports

Former Kamehameha-Kapalama pitcher Kamalani Dung, has joined the brand new Athletes Unlimited Softball league — joining a roster filled with decorated softball players.

Virus rocks MLB: Cards-Brewers off; 2 St. Louis positives

The coronavirus forced another change in Major League Baseball’s schedule, bringing the league’s total to eight teams affected in the first nine days of the season.

  UH football pushes back the start of training camp to Monday

Friday would have marked the return to some sort of normalcy, as that was the scheduled start date for training camp, but UH Athletic Director David Matlin says that the start of camp will be postponed — for now.

  Big West Conference postpones fall sports until 2021, impacting multiple UH sports

The Big West Conference announced Wednesday the decision to postpone fall sports until 2021, impacting multiple University of Hawaii sports, including women’s volleyball.

  Chaminade Women’s soccer player looks ahead to a fall semester without sports

Last week the PacWest Conference postponed the 2020 Fall sports season indefinitely — leaving Three universities in the state without sports this fall. For Seniors like Tiare Kahalewai, on the Chaminade Women’s Soccer team — this decision was tough, but easy to understand given the circumstances.

Former UH Offensive lineman opts out of the 2020 NFL season, due to concerns over the pandemic

Former Rainbow Warriors Offensive lineman and current New York Jet Leo Koloamatangi has decided to opt out of the 2020 NFL season due to the uncertainty of the coronavirus pandemic.

College football season in question after conferences go their own way

The Power Five conferences are putting in place revised schedules they hope will make it easier to manage potential disruptions brought on by COVID-19.

Report: NFL players banned from indoor night clubs during 2020 season

NFL players report to training camp July 28

  Local boxer set to make his pay-per-view debut this weekend in California

Arnold Dinong might not be a household name, but he is quickly making his mark in professional boxing. The Ewa Beach native is going into his first pay-per-view bout with an impressive 6-0 record as a pro.

Three Universities in Hawaii without fall sports, after the PacWest conference postpones 2020 seasons

The PacWest Conference announced on Friday, that there will be no fall sports in 2020, leaving Chaminade, HPU and UH Hilo without fall seasons.

  Local athletes look forward to making their (postponed!) Olympic debut in 2021

July 23rd marks the one year-to-go mark for the Tokyo Olympics — again. The ongoing coronavirus pandemic moved the start of the summer games back one year.

New Mexico governor casts doubt on two more Hawaii football games

The governor of New Mexico is urging the two Mountain West Conference football teams in her state not to participate in competition this fall, throwing the University of Hawaii football schedule further into flux.

  UH Football’s Ilm Manning, the only Bow’ selected to the Mountain West preseason All-Conference team

UH football’s Ilm Manning was selected to the Mountain West preseason All-Conference team on Wednesday

‘Bows change course, say all football players will get tested for COVID-19

The change in protocol was, in part, a reflection of a change in NCAA policy regarding testing that was issued late last week.

Rainbow Warriors Football ranked third in Mountain West preseason polls

The Mountain West Conference announced their preseason football power rankings on Tuesday, with the Rainbow Warriors predicted to finish third in the West Division.

2020 IRONMAN World Championship canceled amidst coronavirus pandemic

IRONMAN officials announced on Tuesday, that the IRONMAN World Championship in Kailua-Kona has been canceled for the first time in its 43-year history.

Hawaii resident, defensive end Michael Bennett retires after 11 pro seasons

Michael Bennett, who won a Super Bowl as a defensive end with the Seattle Seahawks and made three Pro Bowls, says he is retiring.

Former Hawaii football player charged with four counts of second-degree sex assault

The suspect was a senior during the 2019 football season and graduated from the school in May.

  New Zealand group wants to bring a pro rugby team to Hawaii

"It's more than just a game. It's more than just a team. It's a movement for us."

HHSAA cracks down on offseason prep sports workouts during pandemic

The Hawaii High School Athletic Association announced on Monday that starting immediately all high school sports are in a ‘no-contact period’ through August 18.

The Mountain West Conference postpones their virtual 2020 media days

The Mountain West Conference announced on Monday that they will postpone the 2020 Virtual Football Media Days.