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The Pinion

Less muscle, more concentration

Less muscle, more concentration

Sean Gleason, co-editor

December 8, 2013


Filed under Sports

Two years ago, Motomasa (Kyle) Mitsui made the decision to start running. Today he is the fastest runner of McKinley's JV Cross Country team. Kyle Mitsui was born on December 31,1997, on Oahu. He came to Mckinley High School following in the footsteps of his oldest brother and joined the Cross Country...

School encourages sports attendance

School encourages sports attendance

Lin Song, reporter

November 15, 2013


Filed under Showcase, Sports

Every day, there are announcements of the upcoming matches. There are athletes training hard at the tennis court or practicing for football games on campus. Nevertheless, sometimes it is just like students are watching those guys preparing for the games while keeping out of the affair themselves most...

Tiger Ball

November 12, 2013


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Videos

Tigers take on Sabers in OIA playoffs

Austin Watkins, reporter

October 25, 2013


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Videos

On Friday, October 18, the McKinley Tigers took on the the Campbell Sabers in the OIA Red Division, Second Round Playoffs. With the Campbell Sabers being the same team that stopped McKinley’s chances of advancing last year, the Tigers entered this game with redemption on their minds. The Tigers...

Tigers defeat Waipahu in playoff; Next up, Campbell

Tigers defeat Waipahu in playoff; Next up, Campbell

Austin Watkins, reporter

October 17, 2013


Filed under Showcase, Sports

On Friday, October 12, the McKinley Tigers beat the Waipahu Marauders in the OIA Red Playoff, First Round Game. The Tigers, riding off the momentum of their last win, came into the game with strength and energy. They created a 30 to 7 lead by the second half. It was a hard-fought game with a minor blow to the...

Air Riflery 2013 Season

Air Riflery 2013 Season

Brandon Kong, guest writer

October 15, 2013


Filed under Showcase, Sports

This Saturday marked the final and last match of the season for the McKinley Tiger’s Air Rifle team. Under the direction of coach Nicholas Haigler, the team this year went through hard work in each and every game. Practices took place at the shooting range every Tuesday and Friday, afterschool w...

JROTC Tiger Battalion Quarter 1

JROTC Tiger Battalion Quarter 1

Queenie Kiluwe, freelancer

October 12, 2013


Filed under Showcase, Sports

The first quarter for SY 13-14  has been been very busy for our JROTC  Tiger Battalion. The quarter was packed with many events from community service to competition to parades. The first event of the new school year was the American Heart Association Heart Walk in Kapiolani Park. At the Heart Walk, ...

Soft Tennis: McKinley Seizes Victory for Both Soft Tennis Boys and Girls

Soft Tennis: McKinley Seizes Victory for Both Soft Tennis Boys and Girls

Sharon Washio, freelancer

October 12, 2013


Filed under Showcase, Sports

On September 28, the OIA championships for soft tennis was held at Kaiser High School. McKinley's girl soft tennis team came in as East #1 for girls. with boys as East #2 for boys. In the semifinals, the McKinley girls played against West #2 for girls, Campbell High School, with a victorious win of 2-0...

Gathering together as one

Gathering together as one

Daniel Le, reporter

October 4, 2013


Filed under Sports

Derek Haugen, a senior at McKinley High plays for the bowling team. Haugen wanted to join bowling because when his brother was a freshman, he thought it look pretty fun What motivates him is his family. Haugen’s biggest challenge is his footwork. “The way footwork ties in with bowling is because...

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