The Pinion

Wrestlers begin season

Wrestlers begin season

Kay Tehotu, guest writer

December 16, 2013

Last weekend, McKinley wrestlers competed in a tournament hosted at Kalaheo gym. Both first-year wrestlers and returnees wrestled. “It was scary and exciting,” said Fuamete Fuiava, a first-year wrestler. Most people find wrestling to be a dangerous sport to join, but for others wrestli...

MHS Boys Beat University in Basketball Classic

December 11, 2013

Dec. 6 Day 3 Hawaii Self Storage McKinley Boys Basketball Classic. Varsity Final. McKinley 54...University 52   Day 3 Hawaii Self Storage McKinley Boys Basketball Classic. JV Final. McKinley 47...University 39.

Less muscle, more concentration

Less muscle, more concentration

Sean Gleason, Print Design Co-Editor

December 8, 2013

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, Web Co-Editor

November 15, 2013

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

Tigers take on Sabers in OIA playoffs

Austin Watkins, reporter/videographer

October 25, 2013

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/videographer

October 17, 2013

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

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...