Hawaii Golden Gloves to host goodwill bouts
Hawaii Golden Gloves will host the Hawaii vs. California Goodwill Invitational tomorrow and Saturday, featuring at least 15 bouts at Wahiawa District Park.
Clubs from Oahu, Maui and the Big Island will compete with California boxers. Bouts begin at 6 p.m. Admission is $10 at the door, kids 7 and under are free.
Local boxers scheduled on the card include John Phillips, Brian Battease, Carlos Tangaro, Jon Jon Dinong, Branden Hashiguchi and Julian Belmontes.
Vulcans come back to beat Carleton College
Hawaii-Hilo held Carleton College to a single field goal in the final 8 minutes last night and the Vulcans came back for a 73-69 win.
UH-Hilo evens its record at 1-1 on the season. The Knights had won their final 16 regular-season games last year.
Samuel Wilhoite led UH-Hilo with 18 points and 11 rebounds, while Michael Martin added 17 points.