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Second-half surge leads Louisville to victory

Second-half surge leads Louisville to victory

Story and photo by Randy Dela Cruz Sports Editor, Ho‘okele Playing in their first game of the season, USS Louisville (SSN 724) fought their way to a tie at halftime and then picked up steam in the second half to run away from USS John Paul Jones (DDG 53), 62-45, on Feb. 10 in an […]

Second half shooting gives Port Royal huge victory

Second half shooting gives Port Royal huge victory

Story and photo by Randy Dela Cruz Sports Editor, Ho‘okele After finding their range in the second half, USS Port Royal (CG 73) Admirals opened up a 20-point lead en route to a 57-33 rout of USS Jefferson City (SSN 759)/USS Chicago (SSN 771) on Feb. 3 in an Afloat Division seasoning opening intramural basketball […]

545thCompany gets best of shorthanded 647th CES

545thCompany gets best of shorthanded 647th CES

Story and photo by Randy Dela Cruz Sports Editor, Ho‘okele The 545th Transportation Company (545 TC) waited for just the right moment to turn on their firepower and when it came, the team seized the opportunity and turned a close game into a drubbing. The 545 TC defeated the 647th Civil Engineer Squadron (647 CES), […]

Security Forces rally for comeback win in OT

Security Forces rally for comeback win in OT

Story and photo by Randy Dela Cruz Sports Editor, Ho‘okele A buzzer-beating putback by Senior Airman Shawn Daley opened the door to a 73-63 overtime win by the 647th Security Forces Squadron (647 SFS) over Naval Sea Systems Command (NSSC) Kraken on Feb. 7 in a battle of undefeated Red Division intramural basketball squads at […]

8 IS pulls through with come-from-behind victory

8 IS pulls through with come-from-behind victory

Story and photo by Randy Dela Cruz Sports Editor, Ho‘okele Last week, the 8th Intelligence Squadron (8 IS) pulled victory from the jaws of defeat. Master Sgt. Joe Morris hit a jumper from midcourt to the tie game before the team went on to win in overtime. On Jan. 30, the 8 IS may have […]

613th AOC bounces back to win first game of season

613th AOC bounces back to win first game of season

Story and photo by Randy Dela Cruz Sports Editor, Ho‘okele After dropping their first game of the season last week, the 613th Air and Space Operation Center (613 AOC) used a tough man-to-man defense to get their game back on track and defeat the 324th Intelligence Squadron (324 IS) Tigers, 53-33. They did it on […]

Ex-NIOC player shines in huge Swish victory

Ex-NIOC player shines in huge Swish victory

Story and photo by Randy Dela Cruz Sports Editor, Ho‘okele After the first game this season, the Hawaii Swish said aloha to Lt. Mark Veazey, who departed the islands after two years of service at Pacific Command to pursue a post-graduate degree courtesy of the Navy. While the local professional basketball franchise of the American […]

Holistic program to launch at the Hickam Memorial Fitness Center

Holistic program to launch at the Hickam Memorial Fitness Center

Veronika McKenney Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam Morale, Welfare and Recreation The registration for a newly created nutrition and fitness program started Jan. 19 at the Hickam Memorial Fitness Center. Fittingly named “Fit to Fight,” it is a comprehensive, personalized course which focuses on wellness rather than a specific fitness element. It can be summarized in […]

Kraken devours 792 ISS in Red Division season opener

Kraken devours 792 ISS in Red Division season opener

Story and photo by Randy Dela Cruz Sports Editor, Ho‘okele Naval Sea Systems Command (NSSC) Kraken got the bulk of their scoring from only two players, but it was more than enough. The team rolled to a 51-34 victory over the 792nd Intelligence Support Squadron on Jan. 24 in a Red Division intramural basketball season […]

Buzzer beater in regulation leads to OT win for 8th IS

Buzzer beater in regulation leads to OT win for 8th IS

Story and photo by Randy Dela Cruz Sports Editor, Ho‘okele Trailing for the entire first half and for most of the second, the 8th Intelligence Squadron (8 IS) tied the score at the buzzer to end regulation before defeating Pit of Misery, 56-53, in overtime. They did it in a White Division Over 30 League […]