Hawaii Beat


POSTED: Monday, June 08, 2009

HBA names hoops coaches

Hawaii Baptist Academy named George Weeks and Keith Sugiura its new boys and girls basketball coaches yesterday.

Weeks was previously the Kalani High girls hoops coach, while Sugiura coached boys basketball for HBA last year.


Kalani's Costa is All-American

Kalani High School senior Tani Costa was announced to PARADE Magazine's 2009 All-America high school girls soccer team yesterday.

The Penn State-bound Costa, a Star-Bulletin All-State selection, was the only boys or girls player from Hawaii named to the magazine's 37-person teams.


By The Numbers

Number of rounds in this weekend's State Farm Classic that Michelle Wie shot under par. But it was the one round over par—a 5-over 77 on Saturday—that doomed her chances and left her to finish 13 strokes behind winner In-Kyung Kim.

Number of men who have won career grand slams in tennis: Andre Agassi, Don Budge, Rod Laver, Roy Emerson, Fred Perry and now Roger Federer after yesterday's French Open win.