The 19th Annual HI-TECH Maui Interscholastic Championships went down this past weekend at Ho'okipa beach park, with the Lahinaluna surf team taking first place and edging out Baldwin in the finals. The Rusty crew was on hand creating custom hats, hanging with the kids and contestants, and hooking up the crowd that came down to cheer on their teams with prizes and gear!
This is the 19th year that HI-TECH Surf Sports and Rusty have held the event together for Maui's high schools teams to compete for the title. Team members with a 3.5 GPA or higher were also awarded at the event with special Rusty gear and recognition from the crowd. Tasha Jahrmarkt was awarded with a certificate for a brand new Rusty Surfboard for her outstanding GPA and participation with the team.
Lahainaluna High School led the eight-team field with 196 points, Baldwin High School was second (187), followed by King Kekaulike High School (181).
Kain Daly, of Kihei Charter, won the boys shortboard, His winning wave included a completed backside reverse to take the win for the day.
Thanks to: HI-TECH, Hula Grill, Leilani's, and Kimo's
The 19th annual HI-TECH Maui Scholastic Championships presented by Rusty will be taking place this Saturday April 20th 2013 at Ho'okipa Beach Park in Maui Hawaii. The event brings some of Maui's top young surfing talent to the Ho'okipa lineup for their chance to take home the first place spot, and the scholastic championship title.
The event is celebrating it's 19th anniversary this year and promises to bring fun and action to all the spectators and contestants who make it down to the beach. The Rusty crew will be on hand from 8 am - 5 pm Saturday with games, prizes, and giveaways including your chance to win a brand new Rusty Surfboard from HI-TECH surf shop!
The 19th annual Maui Scholastic Championships are sponsored by:
HI-TECH, Rusty, Hula Grill, Leilani's, and Kimo's