Hawaii Beat

By Star-Bulletin Staff

Tuesday, June 10, 1997

Hawaii Pacific signs
3-point shooting guard

DeWayn Allen, a 6-foot-1 junior transfer from Mott Community College in Flint, Mich., has signed a letter of intent to play basketball for Hawaii Pacific University.

Allen averaged 18.2 points, 4.4 assists and five rebounds per game for the Bears in his sophomore year.

A two-year starter, he helped Mott C.C. to a 49-11 record.

"He's the best 3-point shooter we've signed since David Smith," Sea Warriors head coach Tony Sellitto said.

ASG SITE CHANGE: The day and site of the Aloha State Games karate competition has been changed to Sunday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Pearl Harbor's Bloch Arena.

For any further questions regarding the matches, call Paul Ortino at 455-4424.

KENDRICK WINSTOURNAMENT: At Kailua-Kona, Marla Kendrick of California landed a 659-pound marlin to win the 11th annual Big Island Invitational Marlin Tournament last weekend.

Julie Pringle teamed up with her husband Terry to win the tag and release division.

KAILUA GIRLS TO REGIONAL: The Kailua '83 under-14 girls' soccer team will compete in the U.S. Youth National Championships -- Far West Regional in Salt Lake City, June 22-28.

Kailua '83 recently won the Far West Regional qualifying tournament and the Hawaii Youth Soccer Association state championship. The team has compiled a 25-0-1 record this season.

GOLF TOURNAMENT: The Kanaka Maoli Barefoot Open, a golf tournament featuring players wearing lava lavas and playing by ceded-land rules, will be held Friday at the Turtle Bay Links.

The tournament is a benefit for the Lanihuli Hawaiian Civic Club. Proceeds help fund scholarships for Hawaii high school seniors.

Check-in time for the three-man scramble event begins at noon, with a shotgun start at 1 p.m. The cost is $100 per person.

For more information, call Craig Chapman at 293-1736.

OAHU TENNIS LEAGUE: The Oahu Tennis League is holding registration for its summer season through July 1.

Play is in the following divisions: 2.5, 3.0, 3.5, 4.0 and 4.5. The registration fee is $25 for singles and $40 for doubles.

For more information, call Greg or Cindy Siok at 254-5955.

GOLF EXPO '97: The third Hawaii Golf Expo is scheduled for Friday and Saturday at the Blaisdell Exhibition Hall.

The latest in golf products will be on display and available for purchase. Golf pros such as Mark Rolfing and Aloha Section PGA Teacher of the Year Des Mahoney will offer golfing tips from 6-8 p.m. Friday. Television golf analyst Mark Rolfing is holding a free clinic from noon-1 p.m. June 14.

In addition, there will be putting courses, hitting cages and hole-in-one contests. The general admission is $6, $4 for seniors; children under 12 are admitted free.

The event runs from 5:30-9 p.m. Friday and 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday. For more information, call Hazel Shaw at 247-8921.

TENNIS ON MAUI: Entry forms are available for the June 20-22 Maui County Tennis Championships and the July 3-6 Wailea Open Tennis Championships, both at the Wailea Tennis Club.

The Maui County Championships are open to Maui, Molokai and Lanai residents. Play is in men's and women's singles and doubles in Open, A, B and C divisions.

The entry deadline, with $30 fee, is 5 p.m. Friday.

The 13th Wailea Open also features play in men's and women's Open, A, B and C singles and doubles. The $30 entry fee is due by 5 p.m. June 28.

For entry forms, call the Wailea Tennis Club at (808) 979-1958 on Maui.

TRIATHLON SET: The Aviation Sprint Triathlon is scheduled for June 21 at the Marine Corps Base Hawaii, Kaneohe Bay.

The event is open to the public and consists of a 500-meter swim, 10-mile bike ride and 3.1-mile run. Participants may enter individually or in a three-person relay team. Civilian competitors must be 18 years or older.

Check-in is at 6 a.m. at the base pier. Competition starts at 7 a.m. The cost is $12 for DOD ID card holders and $15 for civilians.

Entry forms are available at all Morale, Welfare and Recreation Department facilities or call 254-7590.

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