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Puna Panther cheer,

football sign-ups

The Puna Panthers will begin tackle football and cheerleading registration from 10:30 a.m.-noon Saturday in Pahoa at the old KFC building next to Burger King.

Sign-ups also will be held June 29, July 13 and July 29.

For more information, email

Kilauea Sporting Skeet Club event

The Kilauea Sporting Skeet Club will hold its next shoot from 9 a.m.-3:45 p.m. June 23.

All shotguns, ammunition and eye and ear protection must be provided by participants. A potluck lunch is planned, with drinks provided by the club.

With the end of furloughs this month, the range will resume normal operational hours in July.

The top guns in the last 50-target event were:

12-gauge: Milford Tabura, 39; Mike Munnerlyn, 33; Ronald Nakamura, 29; Gayle Hao, 29

Sub-gauge: Dexter Egdamin, 28; Elton Endo, 28; Bill Austin, 27; Jimmy Watt, 25

Keaau, Honokaa

taking applications

Keaau High is accepting applications for girls soccer, tennis and swimming and diving coaches for the upcoming seasons, and the deadline to apply is today from 8 a.m.-4 p.m. at the school’s main office.

Applicants must pass a Department of Education background check.

For more information, call 982-4220, ext. 2229.

—Applications are being accepted for the girls volleyball coaching position at Honokaa High and Intermediate School.

Applications may be picked-up at the school office between 7 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. weekdays. The deadline to apply is June 21.

For more information, call 775-8800, ext. 228.

Free volleyball clinic at Carvalho Park

Pure Aloha volleyball club will hold a free clinic for ages 12-14 from 10 a.m.-noon Saturday at Carvalho Park.

For more information, call Noe Kalima at 339-0820.

Ace at Volcano

Erica Chong aced the 182-yard 16th hole Thursday at Volcano Country Club.

Chong used a 5-iron for her first career hole-in-one, which was witnessed by Curtis Chong, Gary Bartolome and Art Weber.

Hapuna Roughwater Swim set for June 29

The Hapuna Roughwater Swim, the second leg of Bike Works Beach & Sports’ triple crown of swimming, will take place at 8 a.m. June 29 at Hapuna Beach State Park.

Register by Saturday at to guarantee a race T-shirt.

For more information, contact Ed Doherty at


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