Ads by Google Ads by Google

Sports

Joseph Parker and  Alex Leapai
Providence, RHODE ISLAND — The New Zealand heavyweight boxer Joseph Parker has confirmed his next bout will be against the Samoan-born Alex Leapai. The two will fight in the US on 29 June in the first of Parker’s three fight deal with British promoter Eddie Hearn. Leapai is a replacement opponent...
Some members of The American Samoa Women’s Rugby 7s Team, during a practice session
Pago Pago, AMERICAN SAMOA — A squad of 13 females has been selected by the American Samoa Rugby Union (ASRU) to represent the territory — for the first time ever — in the Women’s Rugby 7s at the 2019 XVI Pacific Games in Samoa next month. In an interview this week with the team’s head coach,...
Paepaetele Mapu Jamias
Pago Pago, AMERICAN SAMOA — The American Samoa boxing team is ready to compete at the upcoming 2019 Pacific Games in Samoa next month. According to the president of the American Samoa Boxing Federation (ASBF), Paepaetele Mapu Jamias, four local fighters have been selected to represent the territory...
Stephanie Floor
Pago Pago, AMERICAN SAMOA — Twins sisters from American Samoa, who are 2018 graduates of Leone High School have been named by the National Wrestling Coaches Association (NWCA) to the 2019 NWCA NCAA Individual Scholar All-Americans, according to information released Wednesday by the Pennsylvania-...
JPS Measina Volleyball Club  with their coach Lydia Faleafi ne Nomura,their parents and Lt. Gov Lemanu.
Pago Pago, AMERICAN SAMOA — The JPS Measina Volleyball Club which consists of female volleyball players from various high schools in the territory will represent American Samoa in the USAV Aloha Summer Classic, set to be held at the Hawaii Convention Center, June 14 - 16. Afterwards, they will...
Three Team Tennis American Samoa players
Lautuka, FIJI —  There were 15 nations that participated in the tournament and American Samoa placed 3rd. “The tournament was a success as our team proudly represented American Samoa tennis with grit and confidence,” said the team’s coach. A special thank you to Pago Print Shop and J-Len Ts for the...
Pono pictured with her coach Bill Braun.
Silverdale, WASHINGTON — Silverdale, Washington has its own Throwin’ Samoan now in Central Kitsap High School sophomore Ho'oponokauilani Fuiava. “I feel great,” said Fuiava, who is half Samoan, half Hawaiian. “That’s all I wanted was to hit 140.” Known better by her nickname, Pono, Fuiava set a new...
Va’afusuaga Dr. Roy Ausage, with two representatives from the Tag Football Federation in Samoa
Pago Pago, AMERICAN SAMOA — In an effort to promote health tactics and a new sport, especially for the young people of American Samoa, representatives of the Samoa Tag Football Federation are on island to promote their program and offer a four-day clinic, which starts today. In an interview with...
Laser sailors sitting at the ready waiting for the start flag to drop
Pago Pago, AMERICAN SAMOA — The Sailing Association of American Samoa (SAASI) held its first regatta of its sailing season this weekend. The opening season regatta saw an outstanding turnout of sailors ranging from the ages of 11 to 17 sailing in Optimist Class and both Laser Radial (Female) and...
DJ Uiagalelei,
Chino,CALIFORNIA — Less than two weeks after Kyler Murray became the first person in history to be drafted in the first round of both the NFL and MLB, America is bracing for the emergence of another dual-code superstar hoping to one day take the country by storm. DJ Uiagalelei is a football weapon...

Pages