Sports briefs


Big Isle Speed Camp

The 2nd Annual Big Island Speed Camp will be held June 6-7 at Konawaena High School.

The clinic will start at 10 a.m. both days.

Four-time BIIF Coach of the Year Joshua Abner will host Nike Coach Rick Hagedorn of Speedburners for the speed camp. The camp cost is $100 for the two days and will include top tier speed training for athletes of all ages and disciplines, T-shirts, and proper hydration.

To sign up or for more information, contact Abner at (270) 839-3136 or joshua.abner@yahoo.com.

Adult hoops league

Players and teams are being sought for a summer adult basketball league at St. Joseph School’s Walter Victor Gym, starting Wednesday, May 15.

For more information, contact coach Dean Au at 238-6390 or email deanauconstruction@hotmail.com.

Women’s hoops

league on tap

Any teams interested in participating in a 35 and over women’s basketball 4 on 4 halfcourt league is asked to contact Kami Shigematsu at 981-2846 or Daphne Honma at 937-3223 to enter your team before Saturday. Entry fee will be $20 per player and the games will be played at the Panaewa Gym.

There will be an organizational meeting at 1 p.m. Saturday at Panaewa Gym. All teams will need to send a representative to this meeting. We will be discussing the schedule and dates as well as other operational things, a league spokesperson said.

Piopio Bears hoops

The Piopio Bears Athletic Association will be holding registrations for the upcoming 2013 basketball season. Interested players should register at the Hilo Armory (upstairs) from 4:30 to 6 p.m. Monday, May 13.

Registration will be for girls 10-Under and 12 -Under. Registration is also for 6-7’s and 7-8 (mixed) and boys 9-10, 11-12 and 13-14. Age cut off date is Dec. 31.

Bring a copy of the participant’s birth certificate. Call either Dennis Onishi (443-9282) or Charlie Ikeda (936-4018) for questions.

 

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