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Keaau cheer

meeting June 12

Keaau High will hold an informational meeting for all those interested in cheerleading at 5 p.m. June 12 in the school cafeteria.

Among the topics will summer conditioning and the upcoming school year.

For more information, contact athletic office at 982-4220, ext. 2229.

Keaau seeking

softball coach

Keaau High will be accepting applications for junior varsity/varsity softball coach.

Those interested may pick up an application at the school’s main office from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday-Friday.

The deadline to submit an application is June 13, and all applicants must be willing to complete an interview and background check as part of the selection process.

For more information, contact the athletic office at 982-4220, ext. 2229.

Aikane Tennis

serves June 10

Aikane Tennis Club will hold play from 7-10 p.m. June 10 at Edith Kanakaole Multipurpose Stadium from 7-10 p.m.

The fee is $2 for members and $5 for non-members $5.

For information, contact Dean at

Piopio Bears

sign-ups Tuesday

Registration and practice for Piopio Bears 8-and-under teams will be held at 3:15 p.m. at Hilo Armory.

Players must be between ages 5 and 8 before Dec. 31, and practices will be on Tuesdays and Thursdays.

For more information, call Charlie at 936-4018.

Big Island I.D.

soccer camps set

The Big Island I.D. Soccer Camp will be held June 23-26 at Hawaii Preparatory Academy.

The camp, featuring guest coaches from Southern California’s top club programs, is divided into two sessions ($165):

—Youth Camp, Under 7-U14, runs from 8 a.m. to noon.

—College I.D. Camp, U15-U18, runs from 3 to 6 p.m.

To register, email the player’s name and date of birth to or call 285-4815.

Hawaii Island

Hoops Camp

The Hawaii Island Hoops College-Prep Basketball Camp will be held June 16-20 at the Konawaena High School.

The camp, under the direction of Andy Smith, offers skill development and introduces youngsters them to college-style workouts and training.

Smith, a former UH-Hilo standout, will be joined on the teaching staff by college coaches from the junior college, NAIA and NCAA levels.

The camp fee is $350 and includes a Nike reversible jersey and shorts, college coaching and instruction, all meals, daily seminars on academic requirements, financial aid and athletic recruitment, plus a beach trip.

For more information and registration, go to or email Smith at: Director@hawaii


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