Valley Isle Sports/In Brief
MIL athletes, schools win Kaimana Awards
Two Maui Interscholastic League student-athletes as well as a pair of MIL schools were among those honored at the HMSA Kaimana Awards & Scholarship Program luncheon on Saturday at the Hawaii Convention Center in Honolulu.
Baldwin High School’s Alexa Jackson and Maui High’s Robert Russell were among 15 student scholarship winners. They each receive scholarships worth $5,000.
Among the nine schools honored were Maui Prep (MIL small-school recipient) and Kamehameha Maui (MIL large-school recipient). The schools were selected “for achieving the highest program scores in their league (classified by enrollment) in academics, athletics, community service, healthy activities, and sportsmanship,” according to HMSA. Each recognized school received $1,500.
Dunkers to be part of basketballMaui camp
Dunk masters Kenny Dobbs and Brandon Mantano, and Guinness record holder Joe Odhiambo will be taking part in basketballMaui’s camp, set for Monday through June 21 at War Memorial Gym in Wailuku.
The camp is for children ages 8-18 and will be divided into divisions according to age and ability. While camp starts and ends each day at War Memorial, Baldwin High School and Kaahumanu Hou gyms will also be utilized.
Camp is from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. each day, with the final day ending at 2 p.m. Parents are encouraged to attend orientation at 9 a.m. Monday and an awards ceremony at 1 p.m. on June 21.
Campers will receive a T-shirt, basketball, group photo and athletic training workbook. The cost is $130, with full and partial scholarships available.
For more information, email firstname.lastname@example.org. To register, visit basketballmaui.com. Walk-up registration begins at War Memorial at 8 a.m. on Monday.
Lahaina’s Cabading aces No. 13 at Kahili
Edward Cabading of Lahaina hit a hole-in-one on Saturday at Kahili Golf Course.
Cabading used an 8-iron to ace the 13th hole from 157 yards. Witnesses were Melvin Sumer, Elmer Arcano and Jhuros Versola.