Hawaiʻi Police Department
Officer Joseph Botelho Jr.
Hawaii Police Activities League
One hundred nineteen youth participated in 47 games during HI-PAL’s 2013 “Click It Or Ticket” 3-on-3 Basketball Tournament held at the Honokaʻa Sports Complex gymnasium on August 17.
Coming out on top in the 9-10 division was NSP out of North Kohala coached by Paul Antonio and Leo Agbayani. Members of the team are Koby Agbayani, Molonai Emeliano, Jace Hook and La’akea Kauka.
Coming out on top in the 11-12 division were the Stingrays of Kona coached by Bobbie Awa, Ryan Hanato and Zach Hanato. Members of the team are: Elijah Antonio, Tito Cabico, Quinten Hanato and Tyler Jacinto.
Coming out on top in the 13-14 division was N-One #2 of Hilo coached by Guy Nakamoto. Members of the team are Mike Bugado, Shaun Kojima, Jayston Prudencio and Kien Uyeda.
Coming out on top in the combined girls 12 and 14-under division was Na Aikane Green of Honokaʻa coached by Kevin Yamasaki and Alan Kaohimaunu. Members of the team are Ceejay Agbayani, Makenzie Kalawai and Mikayla Tablit.
Coming out on top in the High School Boys division was Kohala of North Kohala, coached by Alfred Figueroa. Members of the team are: Justin Agbayani, Hana Carvalho, Kealen Figueroa, Kala Jordan and Shawn Ramos.
“Click It or Ticket” is a nationwide campaign whose purpose is to educate vehicular operators and passengers on the use of seat belts/child restraints and the fines associated with non-compliance.