LAHAINA - The West Maui Baseball Club - organized by Jason Kanaha to provide Lahaina with a year-round youth baseball program - recently held tryouts for a Ten-and-under team.
The select team will participate in the 2012 Oahu World Series at Waipio on July 23-29, featuring teams from all over the world.
Team members include Ross Panlasigui, Chandler Watson, Ben Zeigler, Liam Chadli, Kalai Storer, Treyton Mizuno, Kamaka Ko, Karsyn Pupunu, Anu McCabe, Ryland Nobriga, AJ Bianco and Kamu Kanaha.
The coaches are Kanaha, Lance Ito, David Watson, Mike Pupunu and Charlie McCabe.
The team is reaching out to the community for help with this exciting opportunity for the kids. They have no sponsors yet, but they will hold fund raisers in the weeks leading up to the tournament at the end of July to help the team with traveling expenses. For more information, call 269-7141.