The South Maui Youth Basketball League Midgets Division's Flames opened play on Tuesday, April 15, with a 38-18 win over the Kihei Boyz. Efron Villon tallied 13 points for the Flames, with Bryceton Boco adding eight points. Viliami Makoni and Kolu Archer led Kihei Boyz, scoring five points apiece.
Next, Eric Doolin scored a game-high 11 points, leading the Wolverines past the Rockets 30-20. Daniel Sturgeon scored nine points on three three-pointers. Ben Janssen's 10 points topped the Rockets.
Isaiah Richards scored seven points as 808 Elite defeated the Con3 Jacks 18-6. Cailyn Ukida scored four points for the Jacks.
SMYBL Midget Division Champions to Be Decided This Week
On Wednesday, April 16, 808 Elite rolled the Wolverines 40-10 with Asa Tua and Tevita Mafileo scoring 12 points each. Aiden Vigneux had five points to lead the Wolverines.
Next up, Viliami Makoni had six points as the Kihei Boyz won a hard fought game with the Rockets, 20-16. Ben Janssen once again led the Rockets with eight points.
Finishing up the week's play, the Flames beat the overmatched Phenoms, 48-16. Michael Villon and Chris Rummans combined for half of the Flames points. Archie Cacho's six points led the Phenoms.
The Midgets Division regular season play ended on Tuesday, April 22, with a single-elimination playoff set for April 23, 24 and 25. All games will be played at Kalama Park.
MORE YOUTH BASKETBALL COMING UP IN MAY
More youth basketball is coming up. On May 5, the 15-and-Under Division begins, and shortly after that, the Girls 14-and-Under Division will start.
GET READY FOR SOUTHSIDE SKATE JAM
Mark your calendars now for June 14 for the third annual Southside Skate Jam. For all kids 10 and under, it will be a morning of fun skateboarding games and tips, plus lots of chances to win prizes, including new skateboards from Aloha Boards.
SEEKING ORGANIZERS FOR YOUTH KICKBALL LEAGUE
Lastly, I'm still looking for anyone interested in helping get a Youth Kickball League going. We will have two divisions--grades three to five and six to seven.
Please call me at 879-4533 for more information, or to volunteer.
We are always looking for volunteers to help officiate games. Just bring your shoes, and a willingness to help out--we'll supply the whistles. For information on any of our programs, call the South Maui Parks office at 879-4533, or check out our South Maui Parks Facebook page.