Insight, News, and Opinion by Nick Abramo
  • September 27, 2022

Nick Abramo

Aiva Arquette And Saint Louis Scrap Past Punahou For ILH

Aiva Arquette’s two powerful extra-base hits proved to be the dagger Saint Louis used to edge Punahou 2-1 on Saturday night in the ILH baseball championship game at Hans L’Orange Park. The junior Crusader’s mighty bat was pretty much the only difference as the two teams put on a great show for the TV audience […]Read More

WATCH: Punahou’s Cade Terada-Herzer Pitches The Final Out In ILH

Punahou started the 2021 baseball season slow, but picked up the pace and is riding the momentum all the way into Saturday’s Interscholastic League of Honolulu championship game. Game time is 6:30 p.m. at Hans L’Orange Park in Waipahu. The opponent: the Saint Louis Crusaders (7-2), a team the Buffanblu beat 6-4 in the regular […]Read More


Rivals Waikiki Baseball Game Of The Week Punahou avoided a mid-game collapse to hold off Kamehameha 6-4 on Thursday night at Central Oahu Regional Park in the semifinals of the Interscholastic League of Honolulu baseball championship tournament. The Buffanblu (6-2-1) righted the ship just in time and will now meet Saint Louis (7-2) for the […]Read More

WATCH: Sherreigh Nakoa-Chung’s Hit To Give Maryknoll The ILH Softball

Sherreigh Nakoa-Chung had herself quite a performance on Wednesday night in the Interscholastic League of Honolulu softball championship game. The Maryknoll junior pitcher went the full five innings in there mercy-rule, 11-1 victory over ‘Iolani, giving up just three hits. She also pounded two of her team’s 12 hits, including the game-winning single to left […]Read More

How Does One Begin To Explain Colt Brennan’s Death And

Typically, University of Hawaii football teams don’t go 12-0 in a regular season and make it to the Sugar Bowl. Statewide, the mania was surreal when that happened in 2007. A special kid named Colt Brennan was the right trigger man for the job under the pass-happy June Jones run-and-shoot system. Defense? Who needs defense […]Read More

Maryknoll’s Conquest Of ‘Iolani Is Good For ILH Softball Title

Maryknoll got as far as it could possibly go Wednesday night, dropping ‘Iolani 11-1 in five innings by the 10-run mercy rule in the ILH softball championship game. Too bad for the Spartans (10-2), though, who were robbed of a chance to compete for the state championship due to that tournament’s COVID-19 cancellation. The convincing […]Read More

NFL Ref Matt Sumstine Calls Out For Women (And Men)

Sarah Thomas is a trailblazer for female football referees. She was the first woman to referee in the NFL and also the first to work a Super Bowl. Females in Hawaii have an excellent opportunity to become football officials, and perhaps some day follow in the footsteps of Thomas. Matt Sumstine, who works for the NFL […]Read More