PUUNENE - Two Maui students were recently awarded scholarships by the Valley Isle Timing Association. Baldwin High School graduate Michael Wilbourn and Kamehameha Schools Maui graduate Kamuela Borge were each awarded a $500 scholarship check on Aug. 16 at Maui Raceway Park.
Wilbourn plans to attend University of Hawaii Maui College, with the intent to transfer to UH-Manoa. Wilbourn has competed in the Junior Dragster class at VITA and is currently racing a 2000 Firebird.
Borge is enrolled in the University of Hawaii Maui Campus' Automotive Mechanics Technology program. He is a member of VITA and races a modified 1972 Chevy truck.
Michael Wilbourn (left) and Kamuela Borge receive scholarship checks from Valley Isle Timing Association Treasurer Mark Caires (center) on Aug. 16 at Maui Raceway Park.
SCOTT BORGE photo