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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.

Coaches workshop for Boys & Girls Club of Hawaii

There will be a coaches workshop Friday, November 15, from 6:30p.m. -8:30 p.m. for all coaches and interested coaches (even if the sport isn’t currently in season) involved with the Boys and Girls Club of Hawaii.

The workshop, which will take place at the Kaua’i County Building, Moikeha Building Conference Room, will charge a $5 materials fee for each participant. Mail form/fee to Boys and Girls Club of Hawaii, Waimea Clubhouse, PO Box 984, Waimea, Hawaii, 96796. You also may drop off form/fee at Kapa’a Clubhouse (make checks payable to the Boys and Girls Club of Hawaii.

For more information on the workshop, contact Darrin Zablan at 338-1418.

Kaua’i All-Girls State Championship Rodeo

The Kaua’i All-Girls State Championships will take place Oct. 27, 10-3 p.m. at CJM Country Stables, Poipu (One Mile Past the Hyatt).

Come see Cowgirls from around Hawaii compete for championship buckles in 7 events: Barrels, Steer Undecorating, Pole Bending, Dally Team Roping, Breakaway Roping, Calf Mugging, and Ribbon Roping. Free admission.

Bring the family to enjoy food, crafts, country music, ride the mechanical bull. For more info, call Wendy Tannery at 742-5229.

HYSA soccer tryouts

The HYSA soccer U-14 tryouts will take place in Kilauea Saturday, Oct. 26 at 5 p.m. at the Kilauea baseball park with Christian Marston.

For more information call Melody at 826-5032.

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