12-12-18

Lilo aku nei kahi puʻu kālā i kekahi kumu kula o Hawaiʻi no ka mālama ʻana i ʻOlimepika hoʻokani.

ʻO ia aʻela kekahi poʻo nūhou o kēia lā, ka lā 12 o Kēkēmapa, he Pōʻakolu. Welina e nā makamaka. ʻO Ke Aolama kēia a penei ka nūhou.

I ke kakahiaka o nehinei, ua kī ʻia aku nei kekahi wahine i ka pū e ka mākaʻi a make ihola ma ka mokupuni ʻo Hawaiʻi. ʻO Tori M. Kaneshiro ka inoa o ua wahine lā. Ua kū kona kaʻa ma ke Alanui ʻo Kahakai o Hawaiian Beaches ma Pāhoa a e ʻiʻimo ana ke kukui pōʻino a manaʻo ihola nā mākaʻi e nānā i ka maikaʻi a me ka maikaʻi ʻole paha o ka mea kalaiwa. I ke kamaʻilio ʻana aku o ka mākaʻi iā Kaneshiro, hoʻomaopopo ihola ʻo ia, he palapala hopu i hoʻolaha ʻia no Kaneshiro. A haʻi akula ka mākaʻi, e hopu ʻia ana ʻo ia ma muli o ka palapala hopu. Wahi a ka mākaʻi, hōʻole ihola ʻo ia i ka lele ʻana i lalo o ke kaʻa. I ia manawa, lele aʻela ʻo ia i ka noho o hope a ua ʻōlelo ʻia, lālau ihola ʻo Kaneshiro i ka pū laipela, kauoha akula nā mākaʻi e kau ka pū i lalo, ʻaʻole naʻe ʻo ia i hana pēlā. Wahi a ka Mēkia Sam Thomas, ua kau ka pū laipela a ka wahine i nā mākaʻi ʻelua a i ia manawa i kī aku ai kekahi iā Kaneshiro. Hoʻāʻo ihola nā mākaʻi e hoʻōla hou iā ia akā, i ka hiki ʻana aku i ka Haukapila o Hilo, ua lele ʻē ka hanu. ʻO ka lua kēia o ka manawa i kī ʻia ai kekahi kanaka i ka pū e ka mākaʻi a make i loko o nā pule ʻelua.

Lilo aku nei he $100,000 i kekahi mau kumu aʻo ʻelima o ʻAmelika Hui Pū ʻIa ma ka Hoʻokūkū Moemoeā Nui. Na ka hui ʻo ʻInikua Mahiʻai ka hoʻokūkū. A ʻo Zachary Morita o ke Kula Waena o ke Awāwa ʻo Niu kekahi o ia mau kumu i lanakila. ʻO ka pahuhopu o ka hoʻokūkū, ʻo ia ka hōʻike ʻana a ke kumu i kahi moemoeā ma ke aʻo ʻana i nā keiki. ʻO ka manaʻo o Morita, ʻo ia ka mālama ʻana i ʻOlimepika hoʻokani no nā haumāna o kēia pae ʻāina nei. A ʻoiai, ua nele kekahi mau kula i nā pila, nā pū a me nā mea hoʻokani like ʻole, e kūʻai ʻia ana ia mau mea no ia mau kula.

Eia mai kā kākou ʻōlelo noʻeau,

Pulelo ke ahi haʻaheo i nā pali.

He ʻōlelo kēia no ka lanakila ʻana.

12-10-18

ʻAʻohe mea nāna e paʻi ke poʻo o Max Holloway.

ʻO ia aʻela kekahi poʻo nūhou o kēia lā, ka lā 10 o Kēkēmapa, he Pōʻakahi. Welina e nā makamaka. ʻO Ke Aolama kēia a penei ka nūhou.

Ua hoʻāhewa ʻia aku nei ʻo Nicholas Slot no ka pōā, ka limanui a me kekahi mau hana ʻē aku, ma hope o ka hōʻike ʻana o kekahi keiki i mua o ka ʻaha hoʻokolokolo i i ka lālau ʻino ʻana o kekahi kanaka i kāna iPada a me ka ʻumi ʻana mai iā ia. I ka manawa e ʻumi ʻia ana ke keiki, holo kekahi keiki i loko o ka lumi me ka ʻuā ʻana aku i ke kumu, aia lā kahi keiki e ʻumi ʻia ana i waho. Hahai akula ke kumu i ke kanaka a hoʻihoʻi maila ua kanaka nei i ka iPada i ke kumu me ka ʻōlelo pū ʻana, hana ʻo ia no ke Keʻena Mākaʻi o Maui. A ma hope mai, hopu ʻia ihola ʻo Slot e ka mākaʻi. ʻO ke kiʻekiʻe loa o kona hoʻopaʻi, he 10 makahiki e noho paʻahao ai no ka pōā. E kau ka hoʻopaʻi i ka mahina ʻo Malaki.

I ka pō Pōʻaono nei ke kūpale ʻana o Max Holloway i kona inoa moho 145 paona ma ka mokomoko ʻana me Brian Ortega. ʻAʻole i hiki aku i ka puni ʻelima a lilo ai ke eo iā Holloway. I kāpae ʻia aku ka puni ʻelima ma muli o ka ʻōlelo a ke kauka. Ua pehu loa ihola ka maka hema o Ortega.

A ma ka pōpō peku, ʻaʻole i lilo ka Makana Heisman iā Tua Tagovailoa. Iā Kyler Murray o ʻOkalahoma i lilo ai ua makana nei. Akā, he 1,871 ʻai a Tagovailoa, a ma ka moʻolelo o ka Makana Heisman, he 84 mau makahiki, ʻo ia ka nui loa o nā ʻai a ka moho kūlana helu ʻelua. He 2,167 ʻai a Murray.

Eia mai kā kākou ʻōlelo noʻeau,

Waiho akāka ke kula o Kaiolohia.

He ʻōlelo kēia no kekahi mea ahuwale.

 

12-07-18

Ua pani ʻia ka Haukapila Kaiāulu o Kona.

ʻO ia aʻela kekahi poʻo nūhou o kēia lā, ka lā 7 o Kēkēmapa, he Pōʻalima. Welina e nā makamaka. ʻO Ke Aolama kēia a penei ka nūhou.

Ua pani ʻia ihola ka Haukapila Kaiāulu o Kona i ka Pōʻahā nei ma muli o ka laha loa ʻana o ke kunakuna a i mea hoʻi e loaʻa ʻole ai nā maʻi a me nā limahana o ka haupila i ke kunakuna. He laha wale ke kunakuna ma ka pā ʻana o ka ʻili o ke kanaka i loaʻa i ke kunakuna i ka ʻili o kekahi. I ka lā 19 o Nowemapa i hōʻoia ʻia ai ka laha o ke kunakuna ma ia haukapila. ʻO ke kunakuna, he ona ia nāna e poholalo a i lalo o ka ʻili, a hānau aku i ka hua. A he mau mahina e noho ai ma laila, inā ʻaʻole e lapaʻau ʻia. ʻAʻole i pani ʻia nā wahi a pau o ka haukapila. ʻO ka poʻe i ʻae ʻia ka noho ʻana ma ka haukapila, ʻo ia nā mākuahine hānau a me nā keiki e kaha ʻia ana. A ʻo ia mau nō ka lawelawe ʻia ʻana o nā hana e hoʻokō koke ʻia ʻoi kau ka lā.

Kau aʻe nei ʻo Tua Tagovailoa i ka hano hāweo. Lilo aku nei he ʻelua makana iā ia no ka maikaʻi wale o kāna hana ma ka pōpō peku i ke kikina nei i hala. ʻO ka makana mua i lilo iā ia, ʻo ia ka Makana Mea Pāʻani o ka Makahiki ʻo Walter Camp. A ʻo ka lua o ka makana, ʻo ia ka Makana ʻo Maxwell. A i ka lā ʻapōpō e ʻike ʻia ai ka mea pāʻani nāna ka Makana Heisman. ʻO Tagovailoa kekahi o nā moho.

Eia mai kā kākou ʻōlelo noʻeau,

Mōhala maikaʻi ke oho o ke kupukupu.

He ʻōlelo kēia no ke kanaka nohea.

12-05-18

Kūpaʻa ma hope o Mauna Kea.

ʻO ia aʻela kekahi poʻo nūhou o kēia lā, ka lā 5 o Kēkēmapa, he Pōʻakolu. Welina e nā makamaka. ʻO Ke Aolama kēia a penei ka nūhou.

I kēia lā, ka lā ʻelima hoʻi o Kēkēmapa, i ke kau ʻana o ka lā i ka lolo, e ʻākoakoa ana nā kumu, nā limahana a me nā haumāna o nā kahua Oʻahu o ke Kulanui o Hawaiʻi no ka hōʻike ʻana aʻe i ko lākou kūpaʻa ma hope o Mauna Kea. Aia ana ia kū ʻana i ka pono i mua o Hawaiʻi Hale ma ke Kulanui o Hawaiʻi ma Mānoa. A e koi ana lākou iā Pelekikena David Lassner a me ka Papa o nā Kahu Kula o ke Kulanui o Hawaiʻi a me ka hui ʻo TMT, e hoʻopau i nā ʻaelike e pili ana no ke kūkulu ʻana i ka ʻOhe Nānā Kanakolu Mika a pau loa ma luna o Mauna a Wākea. A ʻo kekahi mea e koi ʻia, ʻo ia ke kāpae ʻia ʻana o nā Lula Lawelawe Hana Mauna Kea, ʻoiai, he mea ia e hoʻohāiki ana i ka hana a me ka loina a ke Kanaka ʻŌiwi e hana ʻia ma laila. A he mau lula hoʻi ia e lilo ai ka poʻe e hoʻomalu a e mālama ana i ka mauna i mea ʻaʻe kānāwai.

I ka Pōʻakahi nei, hōʻike ʻia aʻela nā moho ʻoi ʻekolu e alualu ana i ka Makana Heisman. A ʻo ia no ʻo Kyler Murray o ʻOkalahoma, ʻo Dwayne Haskins o ʻOhaio Mokuʻāina a me Tua Tagovailoa o ʻAlapama. He mau ʻalihi kūlele lākou ʻekolu. ʻO Tagovailoa, ʻo ia ke kolu o ka moho i puka mai ke kula kiʻekiʻe o Hawaiʻi nei. ʻO Manti Teʻo o Punahou a me Notre Dame ka mua i ka makahiki 2012, a ʻo Marcus Mariota o Kāna Lui a me ʻOlekona i ka makahiki 2014. Ua lilo ka Makana Heisman iā Mariota i ia makahiki.

Eia mai kā kākou ʻōlelo noʻeau,

E hume i ka malo, e hoʻokala i ka ihe.

He ʻōlelo kēia no ka hoʻomākaukau ʻana no ke kaua a no kekahi hana paha.

12-03-18

Ua piʻi aʻela ka helu o nā haumāna Hawaiʻi i puka mai ke Kulanui o Hawaiʻi i loko o nā makahiki ʻehā.

ʻO ia aʻela kekahi poʻo nūhou o kēia lā, ka lā 3 o Kēkēmapa, he Pōʻakahi. Welina e nā makamaka. ʻO Ke Aolama kēia a penei ka nūhou.

Ua māhuahua aʻela nā haumāna Hawaiʻi i puka mai ke Kulanui o Hawaiʻi i loko o nā makahiki he ʻehā wale nō. I ka makahiki 2010, he 10 wale nō pākeneka o nā haumāna Hawaiʻi, ua paʻa ke kekelē lae pua ma loko o nā makahiki he ʻehā. A i kēia makahiki nei, ua pākolu i ia helu, he 32.3 pākeneka. ʻO nā haumāna Pilipino kekahi i ʻeleu aʻela ma ka puka ʻana ma loko o nā makahiki ʻehā. I ka makahiki 2010, he 17.5 wale nō pākeneka. A i kēia makahiki nei, he 38 pākeneka a emi iki mai.

Paʻa ihola ka hoa paio o nā Koa Ānuenue ma ka Ipu Hawaiʻi e mālama ʻia ana i ka lā 22 o Kēkēmapa. ʻO Luisiana Tech nō ia. I ka makahiki 2011 ko lāua hui hope ʻana ma ke kahua pāʻani, ka wā hoʻi o lāua ʻelua ma ka ʻAhahui ʻĀlapa Komohana. I kēia manawa, aia nā ʻĪlio Pulu o Luisiana ma ka ʻAhahui USA, a ʻo Hawaiʻi, ma ka ʻAhahui Mauna Komohana. Aia ana ka hoʻokūkū ma ke Kahua Pāʻani ʻo Aloha. A e ulele ana i ka hola 5:30 o ka ʻauinalā.

A ʻakahi nō a loaʻa ka mea kākoʻo inoa hou o ka Ipu Hawaiʻi, a ʻo kona inoa hou, ʻo ia ka Ipu Hawaiʻi SoFi. ʻO SoFi, ʻo ia nō ka Hui ʻo Social Finance. Aia ke kikowaena o ia hui ma Kapalakiko. ʻO ka lōʻihi o ka ʻaelike, he ʻelua makahiki. ʻO ka mea kākoʻo inoa hope, ʻo ia nā Hōkele ʻo Sheraton. I ka makahiki 2013 ia. A ma nā makahiki ʻehā i kaʻa hope aku nei, ʻaʻohe mea kākoʻo inoa o ka Ipu Hawaiʻi.

Eia mai kā kākou ʻōlelo noʻeau,

Pāpahi i ka hae o ka lanakila.

He ʻōlelo mahalo kēia i ka mea lanakila.