Event Photo Galleries - January 2015 January 1, 2015 Site Staff 2015 Polynesian Football Hall of Fame Tien Austin, Oregon Ducks quarterback Marcus Mariota accepted the Polynesian College Football Player of the Year award at the Polynesian Cultural Center. 2015 Sony Open in Hawai‘i: Final Round Diane Lee, Sony Open in Hawai‘i defending champion Jimmy Walker claims his title and $1.08 million in prize money. 63rd Cherry Blossom Opening Ceremony Chris Kwock, The Cherry Blossom Festival kicked off Jan. 11 with 13 new queen contestants at the Japanese Cultural Center of Hawai‘i’s New Year’s Ohana Festival. 2015 Sony Open in Hawai‘i: Official Pro-Am Kelli Bullock, On Jan. 14, golfers competed in the Official Pro-Am. 2015 Sony Open in Hawai‘i: Acura Hawai‘i Pro-Junior Challenge Odeelo Dayondon, On Jan. 13, junior golfers competed in the Acura Hawai‘i Pro-Junior Challenge 10th, 11th and 18th holes. 2015 Sony Open in Hawai‘i Tournament Blessing Kelli Bullock, The Sony Open in Hawai‘i tournament opened Jan. 12 with a blessing ceremony and the Sony Dream-Cup Pro-Am. Canine Game Day 2015 Odeelo Dayondon, On Jan. 10, dog owners and their pooches mingled with other pet owners at the Hawaiian Humane Society’s Canine Game Day. The event featured a photo booth and an obstacle and agility course at the Neal Blaisdell Park in ‘Aiea.