Hawaii Beat

Star-Bulletin Staff

Buchanan leads Rainbow Wahine

Hawaii's Dana Buchanan ran 5 kilometers in 18 minutes, 16.9 seconds to finish in 36th out of 184 runners at the Charles Bowles Willamette Invitational at Salem, Ore., yesterday.

The Wahine finished 12th in the 19-team field, with Chantelle Laan coming in 47th, Monica Su in 89th, Kelly Young in 98th and Robin McRobbie finishing 116th to score for Hawaii. Four UH runners competed but did not score.

Chiefs name business manager

Tom Rossi, CEO and President of Boston's North End Pizza, has been named the Hawaii Chiefs business manager.

The Chiefs, a member of the National Alliance of Basketball league, will host the Hawaii Shootout from Dec. 29-Jan. 3.

The Chiefs' roster includes former UH players Mark Campbell, Justice Sueing, and Narijus Puida as well as HPU alum Llwellyn Smalley, and is coached by Tony Sellitto.

Football past and present at QB Club

Former Hawaii scatback and punt returner Bobby Ahu will join current UH coaches Dan Morrison and Ron Lee at tomorrow's meeting of the Honolulu Quarterback Club.

Lunch is served at 11:30 a.m. at the Pagoda restaurant in Honolulu with the program to follow at noon.

Jones at Na Koa: Hawaii coach June Jones and offensive line coach Mike Cavanaugh will speak at the Na Koa luncheon at the Stan Sheriff Center tomorrow at 11:30 a.m.

Agbayani to host clinic

Benny Agbayani is hosting his M.Y.T.H. (motivate yourself to the highest) Youth Foundation Baseball Clinic Nov. 8 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Central Oahu Regional Park.

The camp is open to boys and girls, age 11 to 18. Instructors include Agbayani and current and former pro and local players.

The fee is $50 and includes T-shirt, cap and lunch. Registration forms are available at the Batter's Box in Waipio and all City Bank branches. The registration deadline is Oct. 21. Sponsors are needed. For more information, call 754-7579.

Sea Warriors sting Mustangs

Flavia Brakling nailed a career-high 33 kills and the Hawaii Pacific volleyball team beat Western New Mexico 28-30, 28-30, 30-15, 30-26, 15-5 last night at St. Andrew's Priory gym.

Nadica Karleusa added 16 kills while Barbara Martin scored 13. Vera Oliveira dished out 62 assists.

Maui Invitational tickets to go on sale

All-day tickets to the 2003 EA Sports Maui Invitational basketball tournament go on sale at noon Friday. Tickets will be available at Anthony's Coffee in Paia, Napili Plaza, Kaahumanu Center and Maui Tacos in Kihei or with a surcharge at Foodland locations statewide. All-day reserved seats are $60. General admission tickets are $40.

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