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Apr152012

2012 Merrie Monarch Festival ~ Results

Hours of hula ended on Saturday night in Hilo, when the 49th annual Merrie Monarch Festival competition came to a close and the winning halau were announced. Winners were named in Kane Kahiko, Wahine Kahiko, Kane ‘Auana, Wahine ‘Auana divisions and the overall winners.

The results are:

Kane Kahiko

4th – 544 pts

Halau Kekuaokala’au’ala’iliahi
Na Kumu Hula Brandon ‘Iliahi Paredes and Joy Haunani Paredes
Wailuku, Maui

3rd -

Ka Leo O Laka I Ka Hikina O Ka La
Kumu Hula Kaleo Trinidad
Kapalama Uka, Honolulu, O’ahu

2nd – 565 points

Halau Hula ‘O Kawaili’ula
Kumu Hula Chinky Mahoe
Kailua, O’ahu

1st – 569 points

Halau I Ka Wekiu
Na Kumu Hula Karl Veto Baker & Michael Nalanakila’ekolu Casupang
Pauoa, Honolulu, O’ahu

Wahine Kahiko

5th – 554 points

Ka La ‘Onohi Mai O Ha’eha’e
Na Kumu Hula Tracie Ka’onohilani Farias Lopes & Keawe Lopes
Kahauiki, O’ahu

4th – 556 points

Halau Ka Liko Pua O Kalaniakea
Kumu Hula Kapualokeokalaniakea Dalire-Moe
Kane’ohe, O’ahu

3rd – 557 points

Halau Hula Olana
Na Kumu Hula Olana A’i & Howard A’i
Pu’uloa, ‘Aiea, O’ahu

2nd – 560 points

Halau Mohala ‘Ilima
Kumu Hula Mapuana de Silva
Ka’ohao, Kailua, O’ahu

1st – 573 points

Halau O Ke ‘A’ali’i Ku Makani
Kumu Hula Manu Boyd
Kane’ohe, O’ahu

Kane ‘Auana

4th – 547 points

Halau Kekuaokala’au’ala’iliahi
Na Kumu Hula Brandon ‘Iliahi Paredes and Joy Haunani Paredes
Wailuku, Maui

3rd – 565 points

Ka Leo O Laka I Ka Hikina O Ka La
Kumu Hula Kaleo Trinidad
Kapalama Uka, Honolulu, O’ahu

2nd – 568 points

Halau Hula ‘O Kawaili’ula
Kumu Hula Chinky Mahoe
Kailua, O’ahu
Chinky Mahoe

1st – 578 points

Halau I Ka Wekiu
Na Kumu Hula Karl Veto Baker & Michael Nalanakila’ekolu Casupang
Pauoa, Honolulu, O’ahu

Wahine ‘Auana

5th – 566 points

Halau O Ke ‘A’ali’i Ku Makani
Kumu Hula Manu Boyd
Kane’ohe, O’ahu

4th – 568 points

Halau Ka Lei Mokihana O Leina’ala
Kumu Hula Leina’ala Pavao Jardin
Kalaheo, Kauai

3rd – 569 points

Ka La ‘Onohi Mai O Ha’eha’e
Na Kumu Hula Tracie Ka’onohilani Farias Lopes & Keawe Lopes
Kahauiki, O’ahu
2nd – 573 points

Halau I Ka Wekiu
Na Kumu Hula Karl Veto Baker & Michael Nalanakila’ekolu Casupang
Pauoa, Honolulu, O’ahu

1st – 576 points

Halau Mohala ‘Ilima
Kumu Hula Mapuana de Silva
Ka’ohao, Kailua, O’ahu

Overall – Kane

3rd – 1,117 points

Ka Leo O Laka I Ka Hikina O Ka La
Kumu Hula Kaleo Trinidad
Kapalama Uka, Honolulu, O’ahu

2nd – 1,133 points

Halau Hula ‘O Kawaili’ula
Kumu Hula Chinky Mahoe
Kailua, O’ahu
Chinky Mahoe

1st – 1,147 points

Halau I Ka Wekiu
Na Kumu Hula Karl Veto Baker & Michael Nalanakila’ekolu Casupang
Pauoa, Honolulu, O’ahu

Overall – Wahine

3rd – 1,125 points

Halau I Ka Wekiu
Na Kumu Hula Karl Veto Baker & Michael Nalanakila’ekolu Casupang
Pauoa, Honolulu, O’ahu

2nd -

Halau Mohala ‘Ilima
Kumu Hula Mapuana de Silva
Ka’ohao, Kailua, O’ahu

1st – 1139 points

Halau O Ke ‘A’ali’i Ku Makani
Kumu Hula Manu Boyd
Kane’ohe, O’ahu

OVERALL

2nd – 1,139 points

Halau O Ke ‘A’ali’i Ku Makani
Kumu Hula Manu Boyd
Kane’ohe, O’ahu

1st – 1,147 points

Halau I Ka Wekiu
Na Kumu Hula Karl Veto Baker & Michael Nalanakila’ekolu Casupang
Pauoa, Honolulu, O’ahu

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