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Apia, SAMOA — Full teams who qualified during the East Pacific Qualifying Tournament for the POJC, held last week in Apia, Samoa. They were sent by the American Samoa Tennis Association to represent the territory. Two of American Samoa’s U16 players qualified — Jared and Mychaella by both placing...
Honolulu, HAWAII — After more than 30 years shooting rugby, there is some memorable imagery that gets etched in the brain. Cool Stuff still tears up reviewing my Baby Jonah Lomu photos at his 1994 Hong Kong 7s debut. What great pride we all shared watching Alafoti Fa’osaliva score the winning try...
Pago Pago, AMERICAN SAMOA — The 2018 Flag Day Fautasi Race scheduled for last Saturday was moved up to this past Monday not only because of harsh weather conditions, but because most of the captains were unable to abide by committee rules to move their boats behind the buoys at the starting point....
Pago Pago, AMERICAN SAMOA — “Commitment and discipline” were the two words the Samoa boxing team Manager used to describe his team after winning the Governor’s Cup for the American Samoa Flag Day 2018 Championship Boxing last week. “These fighters, I have made a commitment to them and they have...
Pago Pago, AMERICAN SAMOA — A Tafuna header with less than five minutes remaining in the game helped clinch a thrilling junior varsity game between the Warriors and Leone Lions on Monday, April 9, 2018. The Warriors won 3-2 thanks to a lobbing cross from Walter Pati to Pita Vaouli, with the latter...
Augusta, GEORGIA — Masalo e to'atele e le o taumulimuli i taumafaiga a nisi o fanau i le Fa'agatama o le Tapolo po'o le Golf, peita'i e mautinoa e gafatia e le ituaiga malosi e maua i a tatou fanau ni pine mai lea fo'i fa'agatama, pe a o'o lava ina matua'i tapena lelei fanau i lea taaloga. O le ali...
Gold Coast City, AUSTRALIA —  Samoa won't top the medal table at the Gold Coast Commonwealth Games but a trio of weightlifters gave the island nation its day in the sun on Monday. Sanele Mao and Feagaiga Stowers hoisted their way to gold medals on day five of the 2018 Games. Their medals were just...
Pago Pago, AMERICAN SAMOA — The ASNOC Awards Selection Committee, chaired by Peter Reid III, awarded the Best Jr. Female Athlete of 2017, captain of the U17 National Woman’s Beach Handball team, Stephanie Floor. Stephanie, along with her twin sister Danielle are founding members of American Samoa...
Pago Pago, AMERICAN SAMOA — Iakina Adventist Academy Saints has emerged as a contender for the title in the ASHSAA Boys’ Soccer, varsity division after its latest result, a 4-2 win over the Faga’itua Vikings on Wednesday, April 4, 2018. Iakina played from behind for most of the game, going down 1-0...

Tony Finau reacts after hitting a hole in one on the seventh home during the par three competition at the Masters golf tournament Wednesday. (AP)
AUGUSTA, Ga. — Call it the hole-in-one celebration gone wrong. Tony Finau’s ace on the par-3 seventh during the Masters Tournament Par-3 Contest was a thing of beauty: flew by the hole, pulled the string to back it up and watched it jam back some 30 feet straight into the cup. So excited was Finau...

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