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Assistant Sports Editor, East Region — Associated Press

@AP news editor for Hawaii, Pacific Rim. Fantasy Plays for @AP_NFL. Interests include all/any news, past lives (Vegas, Omaha, CA). 808.536.5510, ogarcia@ap.org

Oskar Garcia's Biography

I'm AP's news editor for Hawaii and the Pacific Rim, based in Honolulu. Leading a team including @audreymcavoy and @JenHapa, covering everything that happens on the islands, including tourism, politics, the military, crime/courts and sports. If it's breaking news in Hawaii, we're on it.
Before Honolulu, I worked in Las Vegas for four years as a reporter covering gambling, tourism and general mayhem. The gig ...

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Aug 31, 2014

@SLKalani Thanks, man! You're an absolute pleasure to work with. I'm going to miss you for sure.

Aug 31, 2014

And Lindquist is trending worldwide on Twitter. He’ll be happy to know that, I’m sure…

Aug 31, 2014

BTW, Hawaii hasn’t held a ranked team to 17 points or less in any game since 1996, the furthest back records go, according to STATS.

Aug 31, 2014

UW's longest drive this half: 11 plays for 38 yards. It also ends in a punt. That’s eight this half for the Huskies. Still up 17-16 on HI.

Aug 31, 2014

Hawaii seeing something up the middle against UW. Going hurry-up with four consecutive runs.

Aug 31, 2014

Simon Poti jukes Micah Hatchie and gets to Lindquist for a 16-yard loss on a sack. UW offense has been pretty bad in the second half.

Aug 31, 2014

And the ugliest third quarter of the last hour comes to a close. Eight punts. Washington up 17-13.

Aug 31, 2014

Hawaii driving a little bit now — nice catch on third-and-2 for Quinto Pedroza, then a 9-yard keeper for Woolsey.

Aug 31, 2014

An unofficial “one-one-thousand” review of that punt shows a hangtime of nearly five seconds. Wow.

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