Kathleen M. McNally was named athletic director at the University of Hawaii-Hilo, the university announced yesterday.
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McNally replaces Bill Trumbo, who resigned last summer. She becomes UHH's first full-time female athletic director.
McNally, who was selected from a nationwide pool of 48 candidates, was director of athletics and recreational services at NCAA Division II school Gannon University (Pa.) from January 1998 to July 1999. There, she directed the administrative and operational aspects of the program, which consisted of 21 varsity sports.
She earned a bachelor's of science in health and physical education from West Chester University, and is currently working on a master's degree in professional communications from LaSalle University.
Football tryouts TuesdayThe Hawaiian Warrior semi-pro football team will hold tryouts on Jan. 9 at 7 p.m. at Pacheco Park in Pearl City.
The tryouts are for a Volcano Bowl II game against the Free Agent Scouting Combine all-star team Feb. 3 at 7 p.m. at Kaiser High School.
For more information, call John Frederick at 671-8213 or 782-3937.
Kaimuki games movedDue to construction at Kaimuki High School, two boys' basketball games will be played off campus.
Today's game between Kaimuki and Kalani will be at the Kalani gym. On Tuesday, Kaimuki travels to Moanalua to play the Menehunes.
Gymfest next weekThe 25th annual Aloha Gymfest gymnastics meet takes place Jan. 12-14 at the Kailua High School gym.
Twenty-five gymnastics clubs from Hawaii will be represented at the meet, along with teams from the mainland, Canada, Japan and Australia.
Tickets are $4 and $8, and are available at the door.