ALAHEO—The Kaumakani Supersonic girls and the Kaua`i Fire Protection Raiders
roared into the Boys and Girls 12 & Under 2000 KYBA (Kaua`i Youth
Basketball Association) Summer Basketball Program by establishing their mark
against their opponents early in games played at the Kalaheo Neighborhood
Center on Monday night.Playing primarily at the Kalaheo center, there
will be four games each week through June 3, 2000, with the girls taking the
court on Monday and Friday evenings and the boys having their court time on
Wednesdays and Saturdays playing four 6-minute quarters on each outing.
girls teams include the Kaumakani Supersonics coached by Fran Raguindin, the
Hanapepe Refug’s with Francis Kaohi in the coaches’ corner, Brian Inouye doing
the coaching honors for the Kaua`i Fire Protection, and Lewis Singleterry
coaching the Kuhio Motors team.
Maynard Shea is at the head of the Westside
Hornets in the boys division with Dennis Aquino coaching the Lihu`e Wolfpack.
Kaleo Perez coaches Lihu`e and the Boys & Girls Club, Kapa`a team is
coached by Lew Lindsey.
Karen Matsumoto is the league
Kaumakani Supersonics 38, Kuhio Motors 3
Supersonics entered the scorebooks in the westside win over Kuhio Motors with
Sheila Ramos topping the Kaumakani roster with 10 points. Sharla Shimono and
Lexine Valenciano added 6 points each in the 38-3 win over Kuhio
Sandi Makepa’s pair and half of a charity pair by Kanoe Woodward
accounted for the Kuhio Motors scoring that came in the second
Scoring by quarters:
Kaumakani 8 10 12 8 38
Motors 0 3 0 0 3
Kaumakani scoring: Sharla Shimono 6, Sheila
Ramos 10, Chantelle Briones 2, Rochelle Garvida 2, Elysse Sato 2, Lexine
Valenciano 6, Joanna Jacinto 4, Jolena Kali 2, Andrianna Mendiville
Kuhio Motors scoring: Kanoe Woodward 1, Sandi Makepa
Kaua`i Fire Protectio 44, Hanapepe Refug’s 8
court prescense demonstrated by Hanapepe’s Chasen Sherman, Brandee Abuan, and
Kayla Santa Ana, the Refug’s could not reap the buckets on the offensive end of
play as the Kaua`i Fire Protection rolled through the gym behind the high point
performance of Nalinee Pickop’s 12 points.
Sherman’s 6 points and Abuan’s
pair accounted for the Hanapepe scoring.
Score by quarters:
Fire Protection 16 8 12 8 44
Hanapepe Refug’s 6 0 0 2
Kaua`i Fire Protection scoring: Mei Ling Keopuhiwa 6, Tahnee
Shigematsu 2, Cherisse Rapozo 6, Carie Inouye 2, Rachael Taira 8, Allison
Arakaki 6, Nalinee Pickop 12, Jodi Hiranaka 2.
scoring: Chasen Sherman 6, Brandee Abuan 2.
May 19 – Kalaheo NC
6:30 pm Hanapepe Refug’s/Kuhio
7:30 pm Kaumakani Supersonics/Kaua`i Fire Protection
– Kalaheo NC
6:30 pm Kaumakani Supersonics/Hanapepe Refug’s
Kaua`i Fire Protection/Kuhio Motors
May 26 – Kalaheo NC
7:30 pm Hanapepe/Kaua`i Fire
May 29 –
6:30 pm Kuhio Motors/Hanapepe
7:30 pm Kaua`i
Friday, June 2 – Kalaheo NC
7:30 pm Kuhio/Kaua`i Fire
EDITOR’S NOTE: Boys
12 & Under games will be reported on in an upcoming issue.