Sports Bulletin Board
• EDITOR’S NOTE: The Sports Bulletin Board is published Sundays. Mail or bring material to The Maui News, 100 Mahalani St., Wailuku, 96793; fax (808) 242-9087; call (808) 249-6845; or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Dec. 6-7–District 3 Little League will be holding a rules/umpire clinic on Dec. 6-7. The rules clinic will be held on Dec. 6 from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. at the Kahului Community Center annex, while field work will be held Dec. 7 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Keopuolani Park Field No. 2. All leagues are encouraged to send representatives, coaches, managers, UIC and board members. Participants should bring their 2019 rule book. For more information, email email@example.com.
Monday-Friday–Tryouts for the County of Maui Department of Parks and Recreation’s Menehune basketball league are scheduled for Monday through Friday at sites around the island. The league is open to boys and girls in grades 6-8. Participants must try out for the district in which they attend school. School IDs must be presented at tryouts. Central District tryouts will be held at Old Wailuku Gym (girls) and War Memorial Gym (boys). Kahului girls tryouts are from 4:30-6 p.m., and Wailuku girls tryouts are from 6-7:30 p.m. Kahului/Maui Lani boys tryouts are from 4-5:30 p.m., and Wailuku/Waikapu boys tryouts are from 5:30-7 p.m. South District tryouts will be held at the Kalama Park courts in Kihei from 4-5:30 p.m. for both boys and girls. East District tryouts will be held at Eddie Tam Gym in Makawao, with girls tryouts set for 4-5:30 p.m. and boys tryouts from 5:30-7 p.m. The site and times for West District tryouts have yet to be determined. For more information, call Sean Bersamin (Central) at 463-3161, Cody Tesoro (South) at 891-4593, Kyle Rodrigues (East) at 572-1836 or Sean Gordon (West) at 270-4314.
Nov. 17 and 23–Registration is open for this year’s Maui Jim Maui Invitational Hoops Clinics presented by HMSA. The clinics are open to boys and girls in grades 3-8 and will feature instruction from tournament host Chaminade’s coaches and players from the men’s and women’s basketball teams. Space is limited. On Nov. 17, Lanai High School will host a clinic from noon to 2 p.m. (check-in at 11:30 a.m.). In addition, there will also be a coaches clinic to follow — from 2-3 p.m. (check-in at 1:30 p.m.) — that is open to high school, middle school and community coaches. To register for either Lanai clinic, contact Roderick Sumagit at (808) 565-7900. A kids clinic will also be held on Nov. 23 at Lahaina Civic Center’s Outdoor Dream Court. Check-in is at 1:30 p.m., with the clinic set for 2-3 p.m. To register, visit mauiinvitational.com/clinics.
Jan. 1–The Sentry Tournament of Champions is seeking volunteers for the PGA tournament set for Jan. 1-5. There are various fields that prospective volunteers can be grouped, including On-Course Marshal, ShotLink (includes both walking scorer and laser operator), admissions and information, on-road transportation and on-course transportation. Individuals can register online at events.trustevent.com/index.cfm?eid=3476 or SentryTournamentofChampions.com and click volunteer. For more information, call 808-665-5413 or email Amanda Wolf at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Jan. 16–The Maui Oceanfront Marathon’s Free Cookie Run is scheduled for Jan. 16 at Kalama Park at 8 a.m. Participants are asked to bring cookies and snacks to share, as well as wear old shoes — as they will get wet — that can be donated to the Kihei Youth Center after the event.
Jan. 19–The Maui Oceanfront Marathon is scheduled for Jan. 19, starting at 5 a.m. in Wailea and ending at Kamehameha Iki Park in Lahaina. Early starts begin at 4 a.m. and 4:40 a.m. (seniors 55 and over). The race also includes a half marathon (6:35 a.m.), 15K (6:35 a.m.) and 5K (8:30 a.m.). Event registration and number pickup is set for Jan. 17 at 2480 S. Kihei Rd #28 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., and Jan. 18 at the Pioneer Inn in Lahaina from 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Kamaaina, senior and military discounts are available. To register and for more information, visit runmaui.com or call 874-5588.
Nov. 16–HYSA Maui will be holding a live certification class for beginning USSF soccer referees on Nov. 16. Interested candidates 13 years old and older are required to be certified to work for sanctioned Hawaii soccer leagues and tournaments. No soccer experienced required to be a referee. HYSA Maui referees are paid for their services. For more information, email email@example.com. Additional information can be found at learning.ussoccer.com.
Monday–The USTA “Play to Learn” tennis program’s second fall session begins Monday. The session is six weeks and costs $30 for youth and $56 for adults. Youth beginner (ages 6-8, 9-11) and advance beginner (9-14) classes are offered at Kahului Community Center on Tuesdays and Thursdays, and at the Eddie Tam Courts in Makawao on Wednesdays. Youth beginner (9-14) and adult beginner classes will be held at Lahaina Civic Center on Fridays. Balls and racquets will be provided. To register, visit trytennishawaii.com. For more information, call the USTA Hawaii Pacific Section at (808) 585-9530.
Keoni Tengan, Department of Parks & Recreation–572-8122.
• CANOE PADDLING
Kahana Canoe Club–463-7644.
Kihei Canoe Club–298-3307, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Lahaina Canoe Club–Mark Shimer, 870-6466.
Maui Canoe Club–879-1558.
Napili Canoe Club–Jeanne Gonzales, 281-1746.
Jack Damuni, Hawaii Junior Tackle Football League–870-1309.
Kula Ohana Gateball Club–268-3605, 876-0069 or 878-1795.
Tuesday Seniors–Dan Wittern, 344-2913.
Waiehu Junior Golf Academy–Art Rego, 244-4414.
Sunday Drivers Club–264-4007, 283-9078.
• INLINE HOCKEY
Maui Inline Hockey Association–874-5655, email@example.com.
• MARTIAL ARTS
Christian Kennedy, Carlson Gracie Brazilian Jiujitsu Academy–298-8265, ChristianKennedy@carlsongraciemaui.com.
Kiffmann’s Maui Elite Taekwondo–877-4311, firstname.lastname@example.org, kiffmanntkd.com.
Maui Ki-Aikido–mauiaikido.com, 244-5165.
Reese Lee, Maui Family YMCA–242-9007.
Soo Bahk Do Moo Duk Kwan–250-3375, email@example.com.
• MOTOR SPORTS
Maui Go Kart Association–276-6681, mauigokart.com.
Maui Sports Car Club of America–mauiscca.net.
Paradise Speedway Maui stock cars–paradisespeedwaymaui.com.
Valley Isle Timing Association–281-1273, mrp.org.
Maui Association of Hawaii Basketball Officials–Nathan Kurisu, 205-8336; John Turzer, (702) 526-2005.
Maui Baseball Umpires Hui–244-7506, 344-3931.
Maui Football Officials Association–281-6481.
Maui Pickleball–Laurie Loney, firstname.lastname@example.org, 250-1766; Todd Richter, email@example.com, 866-7436; Greg Smith, firstname.lastname@example.org, 633-6764.
Maui Polo Club–Herman DeCoite, 870-7232; mauipoloclub.com.
• RANCH SORTING
Maui Ranch Sorting Club–Peter Klein, 870-3605, ranchsortmauiPK@gmail.com.
Maui Rugby–Jack Breen, 344-7191.
Maui Running Company–mauirunningco.com, email@example.com.
Runners Paradise Inc.–firstname.lastname@example.org, 280-5801.
Valley Isle Road Runners–virr.com.
• SHOOTING SPORTS
National Rifle Association Pistol Courses–875-9085.
AC Maui Soccer Upcountry–344-4379, email@example.com.
Maui United Soccer Club–463-4414, mauiunitedsoccerclub.org.
Po’okela Soccer Club–870-1841.
Very Important Players disability team–Sheldene Hozaki, firstname.lastname@example.org; Daisha-Ann Kamalo, email@example.com.
Amateur Softball Association–870-0313.
East Maui Parks and Recreation Department–572-1836.
Lahaina United States Specialty Sports Association–667-6049.
Lanai Parks and Recreation Department–(808) 565-8099.
Maui United States Specialty Sports Association–877-5103.
South Maui Parks and Recreation Department–879-4533.
• SPECIAL OLYMPICS
Special Olympics Maui–Adrienne Laurion, 281-7318, firstname.lastname@example.org.
• SWIMMING AND DIVING
Hawaii Swim Club–385-7946, 205-8891, 244-4655.
Island Aquatics–email@example.com, 385-5332.
Lahaina Swim Club–661-7255.
Maui Diving Club–359-1100.
Maui Gold Swim Team–572-9186.
Maui Masters Swim Club–280-4257, swimmaui.com.
Maui Swim Club–871-4516.
Valley Isle Masters Swimmers–280-2756, mastersswimmaui.org.
• TABLE TENNIS
Lahaina Civic Center, Eddie Tam Gym, Kahului Community Center clinics–Robin Clark, 661-1473.
Maui Table Tennis Club–mauitabletennis.webs.com, 276-0559.
Hard Naks Camps–Cody Nakamura, 280-7513; hardnaks.com.
Maui Sports Conditioning–357-1303, mauisportsconditioning.com.
• WATER POLO
Island Aquatics–firstname.lastname@example.org, 385-5332.