Hawai'i team wins regional soccer title
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The Real Hawaii Futbol Club under-14 girls team, Real Copa '92, captured the US Club Soccer Regional Tournament in Las Vegas in June, and will play for the premier division national title at the National Cup V this weekend.
The National Cup V will be held in North Carolina from tomorrow through Tuesday. The team captured the premier division national title in 2002.
The team is accepting donations. For more information, contact Steve Miyashiro at 721-6919, Lorene Park at 222-7310 or view the club's Web site at www.realfutbol.org.
PUNAHOU FIFTH AT EVENT
Punahou School finished third in the scholastic team division at the National Junior Olympic 3-Position Air Rifle Championships, July 6 to 9, in Bowling Green, Ky.
Punahou finished the competition fifth overall.
Simone Riford, 18, a Kane'ohe resident and 2006 Punahou graduate, finished second overall in the individual competition. Riford will attend Texas Christian University in the fall and will shoot for the school's rifle team.
Other team members were:
ATHLETES PLACE AT MEET
Kainoa Aragosa placed sixth in both Greco-Roman and Freestyle divisions, and Ikea Ikehara earned the highest finish for Team Hawai'i, placing fourth in Freestyle in the USA Wrestling Western Regional Championships, June 19 to 25, at Klamath Falls, Ore.
Wrestlers needed to qualify for the tournament that featured competitors from Hawai'i, Alaska, California, Oregon, Washington, Idaho, Montana, Wyoming, Nevada, Utah and Arizona. Aragosa and Ikehara were two of the 19 wrestlers with the Leeward Cobras team.
Midget ('96 -'97): 55 poundsóKainoa Aragosa (Greco-Roman, 6th place; Freestyle, 6th). 60 poundsóDylan Frank (GR, 7th.). 75 poundsóMicah Solis (GR, eliminated; FS, eliminated).
Novice ('94-'95): 60 poundsóAnthony Kaulili (GR, 10th; FS, 7th); Jesse George (GR, 6th; FS, eliminated). 70 poundsóSteve Turner (GR, eliminated; FS, 8th); Gabriel Iereneo (GR, eliminated; FS, 7th). 75 poundsóBryden Paonessa (GR, eliminated; FS, eliminated). 80 poundsóJesse Tory (GR, 15th; FS, eliminated); Tyson Kuahine (GR, 14th; FS, 14th); Kainoa Perry (GR, eliminated; FS, eliminated). 100 poundsóNakoa Chun (GR, eliminated; FS, eliminated). 105 poundsóIkea Ikehara (GR, 10th; FS, 4th).
Schoolboy ('92-'93): 85 poundsóDarius Anderson (GR, eliminated; FS, 6th); Joshua Loo (GR, eliminated; FS, eliminated). 115 poundsóKelaiah Fonoti (GR, eliminated; FS, 11th). 120 poundsóIsaiah Fonoti (GR, 6th; FS, 8th). 125 poundsóWilliam Kaina (GR, 8th; FS, 12th). 145 poundsóKameona Hokoana (GR, 7th; FS, 5th).