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Auckland, NEW ZEALAND — Joseph Parker has won the biggest bout in heavyweight boxing in this country for years, beating Junior Fa in Auckland Friday night. The bout went the full 12 rounds, with Parker finishing ahead on all three judges scorecards - 119-109, 115-113, 117-111 - to collect a...
Mike Iupati
Seattle, WASHINGTON — Mike Iupati is hanging up his cleats. The four-time Pro Bowl guard announced his retirement over the weekend. A native of American Samoa, Iupati spent 11 seasons in the National Football League with the San Francisco 49ers, Arizona Cardinals and Seattle Seahawks. “My body was...
The Faga’itua Vikings Girls Soccer Team
Pago Pago, AMERICAN SAMOA — The victorious Fa’asao Cougars Soccer Teams both Varsity and Junior Varsity from Fa’asao Marist High School gather for a team meeting during the conclusion of their matches against the Leone Lions yesterday evening at the FFAS Soccer Field in Pago Pago. Fa’asao Cougars...
Stephanie Floor
Erie, PENNSYLVANIA — The 2021 NCAA Women’s College Wrestling season began well for 2018 Leone High School Valedictorian Stephanie Floor who placed second at 143 lbs with 3 wins and 1 loss at the Adrian College Women’s Wrestling Invitational at Adrian, Michigan. Both Stephanie and her twin sister...
1988 photo of Su'a Saini Lemamea in action
Apia, SAMOA — Samoa is mourning the death of former rugby and league internationals Su'a Saini Lemamea and Masada Iosefa. Former Manu Samoa lock Su'a Saini Lemamea passed away this week aged 56. Known by his teammates as 'the Bushman', Su'a played 13 tests and was a key part of Samoa's 1995 Rugby...
Polynesian Football Hall of Fame graphic of DeForest Buckner
Honolulu, HAWAII — The Polynesian Football Hall of Fame announced on Thursday that Indianapolis Colts Defensive Lineman, DeForest Buckner has been selected as the 2020 recipient of the Polynesian Pro Football Player of the Year Award presented by Hawaiian Airlines.  The Polynesian Pro Football...
Team Fa’afetai and Team Fealofani gather at the grandstand
Pago Pago, AMERICAN SAMOA — Team Fa’afetai and Team Fealofani met on the gridiron for the JPS Senior All-Star Classic held at the Veterans Memorial Stadium this past Friday evening, one of the first events to celebrate the New Year Team Fa’afetai’s Pa’apa’a Mauigoa and Team Fealofani’s Presley So’...
Group photo of players, coaches and others who took part in the first dodgeball tournament
Pago Pago, AMERICAN SAMOA —  The newly formed Dodgeball Association of American Samoa (DAAS)  held its first tournament, “Bye Bye 2020” on Dec. 26th at Veteran’s Memorial Stadium. It was hosted by CaBoom Athletic Club of Tafuna and sponsored in part by South Seas Broadcasting and The American Samoa...
Jack Thompson
ESPN— Growing up in Washington, Jack Thompson likely never could have imagined this moment. Known as the "Throwin' Samoan," Thompson was an NFL rarity. When he'd gone to college at Washington State, teammates asked him what position he played. Quarterback, he told them. Then Thompson played his way...
Mariota and Tagovailoa
Miami, FLORIDA — Long before they took the college football world by storm and their NFL careers began, Tua Tagovailoa will never forget when he first met fellow Hawaiian and Samoan quarterback Marcus Mariota. It was during a football camp at St. Louis School in Honolulu, which became the high...

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