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HSJGA to present collegiate athletics workshop in Lihue

The Hawaii State Junior Golf Association will be presenting a college workshop in the Lihue Public Library’s conference room on Kaua’i Sunday, Oct. 27, from 3:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.

The workshop is directed towards students of all ages who intend to attend college – especially those who are interested in participating in a college sport.

Because academic and athletic preparation should begin at least by the intermediate grade level, students from the ages of 12 years can benefit from the workshop.

A panel consisting of local and mainland Division 1 coaches and players and parents of student-athletes will be present to answer questions pertaining to all aspects of collegiate sports. The workshop will cover topics such as recommended timelines for academic preparation, entrance requirements for college, athletic preparation for collegiate athletics, NCAA regulations and recruitment process, financial aid, scholarships, how to get noticed by coaches and life as a student-athlete.

Literature on various career opportunities in the golf industry and the Ping American College Golf Guide will be available for those interested in pursuing a career in golf.

The cost of the workshop is free for HSJGA members and $5 for non-members. Preregistration is not necessary.

For more info, call the HSJGA at (808) 532-0559.

Watch KIF football every Sunday and Tuesday

Miss the game? Want to see it again? Each week, you can catch Friday’s KIF football action on Channel 6. Broadcast by J Robertson, the games air on Sundays and Tuesdays from 9 p.m. to 11 p.m.

Community Basketball League – Coaches Needed

The County of Kauai, Division of Parks and Recreation, is planning for the upcoming basketball season. Age groups will be 16 and under, 14 and under, and 12 and under in both boys and girls divisions.

An organizational meeting will be held on Oct. 23, 2002, 7 p.m. at the Mo’ikeha Conference Room for all interested persons. Anyone wishing to coach should call the neighborhood center in their area or the Parks and Recreation office at 241-6277.

Kaua’i Keiki and

High School Rodeo

The Kaua’i Keiki and High School Rodeo Association will be having its first Rodeo for the 2002-2003 Season Oct. 6 at CJM Country Stables in Poipu. The rodeo starts at 9 a.m. and admission is free.

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