Insight, News, and Opinion by Nick Abramo
  • October 21, 2021

Nick Abramo

Former Campbell Star Jocelyn Alo Is USA Softball Player Of

It’s amazing how many great athletes come from the 808. Jocelyn Alo’s athletic performance was hard to miss when she was playing softball and wrestling in high school in Hawaii. She won a state wrestling championship at Kahuku as a sophomore, and then, after transferring to Campbell, she went on a tear as a softball […]Read More

Part 3: Talking Story With The Ol’ Sports People Of

riverrun, past Eve and Adam’s, from swerve of shore to bend of bay, brings us by a commodius vicus of recirculation back to Howth Castle and Environs. — James Joyce, “Finnegans Wake” — Yo, yo, yo!!! I never thought I could use that line above anywhere — ever, for any reason — on the blank […]Read More

BREAKING!!!: HHSAA Chooses 12 Class Of 2021 Inductees To Hall

Every year the Hawaii High School Athletic Association chooses 12 inductees to the its hall of honor. COVID-19 didn’t wipe it out in 2020, and the virus again failed to disturb the tradition again in 2021. The HHSAA announced its 12 picks for the prestigious honor for the 39th time early Monday morning. Campbell wide […]Read More

A Quick Look Back At Some Incredible 1970s Marlboro High

Patty Miller. Say the name and just about anyone who went to Marlboro High School in the mid-1970s will remember a smiling, yet tough and imposing girl. So tough, in fact, that she was a four-time team school MVP in softball and basketball. “She scored like 63 points in one game,” said Charlotte (Juaire) Melanson, […]Read More

VIDEO: D-2 Semifinal Winning Goal As Kapolei Inline Hockey Arenas

Kapolei Inline Hockey Arenas is back in business. Since March, after a COVID-19 induced year-long closure, KIHA has been running youth practices and adult scrimmages. This week, KIHA returned to league action. On Monday, adult Division 1 and Over-35 played timed games with referees to start a shortened five-week season. A screenshot of a video […]Read More