Pop Warner scholar-athletes celebrated

Courtesy of Kaua‘i Pop Warner Football League

Coach Dick Ueoka, back left with lei, presenter of the Dick Ueoka Award of Excellence, joins this year’s class of Kaua‘i Pop Warner Football League scholar-athletes at the recognition banquet held at Wong’s Restaurant and Bakery in Hanapepe.

HANAPEPE — Pop Warner football is not just tackle football. The arena expands to include accomplishments by cheer squads and outstanding scholastic achievements by individual Pop Warner participants.