Athletes of the week

For Tuesday, March 1, 2011

POSTED: 01:30 a.m. HST, Mar 01, 2011

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Kimberly Pugliese

Kimberly Pugliese

Mililani track and field

She won the 1,500- and 3,000-meter races in the O.I.A. track meet at Mililani's John Kauinana Stadium. Her 3,000 run time of 11:14.7 is the top time in that event for the 2011 track season.

Mountan Mitchell

Punahou soccer

The senior midfielder scored one goal in a quarterfinal-round 4-0 win over Hilo; two goals in a 3-0 semifinal win over Kapolei; and a hat trick in a 5-0 victory over Kaiser in the final as the Buffanblu repeated as state champions.

Honor roll


Austin Beesley, King Kekaulike: pitched a two-hitter in a 10-1 win over Molokai
Reyn Yoshiura, King Kekaulike: went 4-for-5 against Molokai


Pearl City Man with illegal laser hospitalized after he blinds self

State House to vote on bill legalizing lasers and laser related products

Sony unveils new laser diode flat panel TV screen with "brightest picture ever"

FAA debunks pilot laser sightings and attributes incidents to pilot error

Home laser hair removal kit and laser eye surgery kits now available at

Governor Abercrombie increases school athletics budgets and coaches pay by reducing teachers salaries and implementing more furlough days

Man wearing 3D glasses exposed to laser is now blind in three dimensions

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Honor roll


Preseason meet at Mililani

Natasha Ogata, Mililani: won the 100 and 300 hurdles
Charlinda Ioane, Kapolei: placed first in the discus throw and shot put
Paige Kaea, Kapolei: placed first in the 100-meter dash and long jump
Gianni Cuadrado, Kapolei: won the 1,500 and 3,000 runs
Devin Jenkins, Kapolei: first in the 100 and 200 dashes

Honor roll


State tournament

Robert Connors, Honokaa, one goal against Radford; one goal in a 2-1 semifinal win over St. Anthony
Josh Robinson, Honokaa: team-high four goals in three wins, including two in the final against Kapaa as the Dragons won the D-II state championship
Joshua Perry-Kruse, Kaiser: two goals in a 3-2 quarterfinal win over King Kekaulike
Charlie Yamamoto, Punahou: the senior goalkeeper allowed only one goal in four matches, posting eight saves in the state final against Kaiser

Honor roll


Hope Morikawa, Lahainaluna: hurled a three-hit shutout and went 2-for-5 in a 12-0 win over King Kekaulike