Hawai’i Police Department
Hawaii Isle Police Activities League
Officer Joseph Botelho Jr.
April 22, 2009
Media Release (update)
The dates and location have changed for one of the “Click It or Ticket” 3-on-3 basketball tournaments sponsored by the Hawai’i Police Department’s Traffic Services Section and the Hawai’i Isle Police Activities League (HI-PAL).
The Ka’u tournament is now being held May 15 and 16 at the Na’alehu School gymnasium.
Below are the revised tournament dates at the following locations:
|Na’alehu School Gymnasium
Na’alehu (revised location)
|June 6-7||Kea’au High School Gymnasium
|June 11-12||Honoka’a Sports Complex
|Kawananakoa Sports Complex
Team entries are being accepted in the following age groups: 5-6, 7-8, 9-10, 11-12, 13-14, 15-17 for boys; girls 10 and under, girls 12 and under, girls 14 and under and girls 15-17. A player may participate in only one division. The age cutoff date is December 31, 2009. Each division will be limited.
Each team must complete a registration packet. Completed packets must be turned in by Friday, May 1, for the Ka’u event; Friday, May 22, for the Kea’au event; Friday, July 3, for the Honoka’a event; and Friday, July 31, for the Keaukaha event. The completed packets may be dropped off at the Community Policing Office, which is located on the first floor of Building A at the South Hilo police station.
Teams interested in participating in the Ka’u event may call Officer Randy Morris at 326-4646, extension 258. Teams interested in participating in the other three events may call Officer Joseph Botelho Jr. at 961-2220 or 896-9710. The FAX number is 961-2209.
“Click It or Ticket” is a national educational and enforcement campaign to increase seat belt use and to decrease traffic fatalities and injuries.
For more information, please call the the numbers above.