Maui United U-14 girls fall in Albion final
The Maui United U-14 girls team advanced to the finals of the Albion National Soccer Showcase on Sunday at San Diego.
Maui United, which competed in the tournament's top flight, lost 1-0 to Oceanside, Calif., in the title match.
Earlier in the tournament, Maui United beat Legends 2000 2-1, Albion Premier 2-0 and Albion White 1-1 (3-1 penalty kicks), and tied Slammers 0-0.
Maui United team members were Dzana Alibegic, Melia Bognofilio, Gabby Bugtong, Kyra Cambra, Ashley Dando (1 goal), Nicole Daniels, Ashleen Grasso (2 goals), Malie Kuia, Marea Lee (1 goal), Taryn Pacheco, Kalena Pfaelt-zer, Hoku Robinson (1 goal), Hailee Sanchez, Kyanna Torres-Kaiwi (2 goals), Domini-que Turner (1 goal), Jessica Vanni and Shea Watanabe.
The head coach was Gabriel Sarraude and the assistant coach was Blake Nunes.
Maui United's 2001 and 2004 boys teams advanced to the semifinals.
Run and Walk for the Whales set for Jan. 31
The Run and Walk for the Whales - with half marathon, 10K, 5K and 2.5-mile walk events - is set for Jan. 31.
The course starts and ends at the Ma'alaea Harbor Shops, two weeks before the annual World Whale Day festivities held at Kalama Park, also hosted by Pacific Whale Foundation.
The event has four price brackets: the half marathon is $45, the 10K is $40, the 5K is $35 and the 2.5-mile walk is $20.
Registration fees will increase on Sept. 1 and closes at packet pick up. There is no race day registration.
Entry fees will support humpback whale research in Hawaii.
For more information, contact Pacific Whale Foundation at 249-8811, ext. 1 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Maui Surfer Girls schedule to hold camp
The Maui Surfer Girls program will hold a surf camp Monday through Friday next week at Camp Olowalu.
The camp will run from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. each day for girls ages 10-17 at a cost of $575.
For more information, visit mauisurfergirls.com or call Dustin Tester at 280-8165.
Maui High JV football holding practices
The Maui High School junior varsity football team is practicing Mondays through Fridays at 3 p.m. at the school's field.
Any interested freshmen or sophomores should contact coach Mike Felicilda at 281-6853.