Kauai Sports Briefs

Sign up for AYSO Region 940 ProExcel Soccer Camp

The AYSO Region 940 ProExcel Soccer Camp (formerly Britanni Soccer) will take place August 5-9 at the Grove Farm Park in Puhi (behind Paradise Seafood and Hanalima Bakery).

For a full day, from 9-4 p.m., the cost is $155 per player. A participant can also sign up for a half day session, from 9 a.m. until noon or from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.

There are family discounts as well, including registration fee discounts for those who volunteer to host three instructors throughout the week.

For more information about the camp, including applications and registration info, call Bob French at 742-1456 (home), 742-7588 (work) or 651-6090 (cell).

The Kekaha Pop Warner Association now accepting

applications for tackle football

The Kekaha Pop Warner Association is accepting applications for tackle football and cheer registration forms for the 2002 season at the equipment room (Kekaha Park) from 5-6:30 p.m., Monday through Thursday.

Complete registration includes a report card for the school year 2001-2002, physical, birth certificate, medical card and fee of $75.

Call Francis DeCosta, 338-1159, or Darleen Bayot, 338-9857, for more information.

Free youth baseball clinic for ages 9-18

Former Kaua’i Interscholastic Federation standouts get an opportunity to pass on the benefit of their education and experiences as the Hawai’i Parks and Recreation Association and Kawaihau District Leadership Coalition will sponsor a free youth baseball clinic for players of ages 9-18 on Sunday, August 11th, at the Vidinha Stadium baseball diamond.

The clinic is designed to inspire and encourage Kauai’s young hardball enthusiasts to pursue and prepare for a future collegiate education with the additional goal of playing baseball beyond the local high school levels.

Registration at the Vidinha diamond will begin at 9:00 a.m. and the first 50 kids to sign up will receive free baseballs. Clinic activities will run in two sessions from 10 a.m. noon and 1 p.m. 2:30 p.m. Instruction topics will cover batting, infield, outfield, pitching, catching, and proper base running techniques.

For further information, call Clinic Coordinator Cliff Furtado at 822-7873 (home) or Kaua’i County Director Of Recreation Bernard Carvalho at 241-6648 (work).

Koloa Plantation Days Rodeo today

The Kolo Plantation Days Rodeo will take place on Sunday, July 28, at the CJM Country Stables in Poipu.

The event, will begin at 11 a.m., will feature an array of rodeo action, including Bull Riding, Double Mugging, Team Roping, Wahine and Keiki Barrel Racing, Poo Wai U.

The rodeo is free to all who want to watch the action. Amenities include food and merchant booths.

For more information, contact Joyce at 742-6096.


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