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MWR Youth Sports keeps busy through holidays

MWR Youth Sports keeps busy through holidays

Story and photo by Randy Dela Cruz Sports Editor, Ho‘okele As the holiday season rolls around, it’s not unusual for people to take some time off to enjoy the days leading up to the new year. While the hectic schedule may keep a few departments from operating at full capacity, the award-winning MWR Youth Sports […]

Armed Forces Hawaii celebrates milestone year

Armed Forces Hawaii celebrates milestone year

Story and photo by Randy Dela Cruz Sports Editor, Ho‘okele Overall, the Armed Forces Hawaii Futbol Club (AFHFC) has enjoyed tremendous success under the leadership of Information Systems Technician 1st Class Jay Reynard and Chief Electrician’s Mate Luis Zamora. While the club’s first three seasons were topped off with two trips to the championship game […]

792/8 IS Hangar 5 shocks Joint Base flag football league

792/8 IS Hangar 5 shocks Joint Base flag football league

Story and photos by Randy Dela Cruz Sports Editor, Ho‘okele At the start of the Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam intramural flag football playoffs, everyone looked to one of the four regular season division leaders to step away with the 2017 championship trophy. Instead, much to the surprise of all, the unheralded 792/8 Intelligence Squadron Hangar […]

Great Baldini propels  735th AMS with late-inning magic

Great Baldini propels 735th AMS with late-inning magic

Story and photos by Randy Dela Cruz Sports Editor, Ho‘okele Cleanup hitter Chad Bald-ini, a Department of Defense civilian, lived the dream of starring in a championship on Nov. 18 during the Winter Softball League title showdown between the 735th Air Mobility Squadron (735 AMS) and the Civil Engineer Squadron (CES) at Earhart Field, Joint […]

15th MXG preserves perfect record with late comeback

15th MXG preserves perfect record with late comeback

Story and photo by Randy Dela Cruz Sports Editor, Ho‘okele Down by four points with only 1:03 remaining on the clock, the 15th Maintenance Group (15 MXG) marched down the field for 65 yards and a game-winning touchdown to win by a score of 20-18 over the 690th Cyberspace Operations Squadron (690 COS) on Nov. […]

Louisville upsets playoff contender Jefferson City

Louisville upsets playoff contender Jefferson City

Story and photo by Randy Dela Cruz Sports Editor, Ho‘okele Just one game away from locking down a spot in the playoffs, USS Jefferson City (SSN 759) must wait another week to try to secure a postseason berth after being upset by USS Louisville (SSN 724), 24-7, on Nov. 5 in an Afloat Division intramural […]

Deep John Paul Jones dominates

Deep John Paul Jones dominates

Story and photo by Randy Dela Cruz Sports Editor, Ho‘okele Even with their starting quarterback on the sidelines nursing an injury, USS John Paul Jones (DDG 53) just kept on rolling their way through the Afloat Division. With QB Operations Specialist 2nd Class Enrico Poole on the mend, John Paul Jones turned to receiver Sonar […]

Tigers break away from LRS with solid second half

Tigers break away from LRS with solid second half

Story and photo by Randy Dela Cruz Sports Editor, Ho‘okele It probably won’t be good enough to secure the fourth and final playoff spot from the Gold Division, but the 324th Intelligence Squadron (324 IS) Tigers can at least end the season with a smile on their faces after beating the 647th Logistics Readiness Squadron […]

Jefferson City hangs on  to defeat Chung-Hoon

Jefferson City hangs on to defeat Chung-Hoon

Story and photo by Randy Dela Cruz Sports Editor, Ho‘okele USS Jefferson City (SSN 759) burst out to a 21-0 lead, but had to fight off a strong comeback by USS Chung-Hoon (DDG 93) to win by a score of 28-20 on Oct. 29 in an Afloat Division intramural flag football game at Earhart Field, […]

Port Royal defense steps up to earn big victory

Port Royal defense steps up to earn big victory

Story and photo by Randy Dela Cruz Sports Editor, Ho‘okele USS Port Royal (CG 73) used a swarming defense to hold off USS William P. Lawrence (DDG 110), 18-13, on Oct. 29 in an Afloat Division intramural flag football game played at Earhart Field, Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam. In total, the Port Royal defense got […]