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Hawaii's Mt. Rushmore of Sports

Updated: February 2, 2009, 6:47 PM ET
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ESPN reviewed the submissions and discussions on your state/region's conversation page. The four figures on Hawaii's Sports Rushmore are below:

Duke Kahanamoku (Honolulu) - The father of modern surfing won three gold medals and two silvers in the 1912, '20 and '24 Olympics.

Colt Brennan (Hawaii Warriors) - The third all-time leader in Career FBS Passing yards, led Hawaii to Sugar Bowl in the '07 season.

Bryan Clay (Kane`ohe) - Dubbed the "World's Greatest Athlete", Clay won gold in the decathlon at the 2008 Olympics in Beijing and a silver medal at the 2004 Olympics in Athens.

Wally Yonamine - The first football player of Japanese ancestry to play in the NFL, Yonamine was also the first American to play baseball in Japan after WWII.

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