Youth basketball league kicks off 8-week schedule

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Members of the 4th and 5th grade (ages 9-10) Kaua‘i Bombers wearing black jersies, and the Lihu‘e Downtown Rascals in their blue jersies, battle for a rebound in the first half of their matchup during the opening day of the Eastside Basketball League contested at the outdoor basketball court at the Bryan J. Baptiste Memorial Sports Park in Kapa‘a.

KAPA‘A — Hundreds of youngsters and their families flowed through the outdoor basketball court area Saturday when the Eastside Basketball League opened its eight-week run at the Bryan J. Baptiste Sports Complex in Kapa‘a.