For Saturday, June 25, 2011
POSTED: 01:30 a.m. HST, Jun 25, 2011
Glennie Adams has been selected as head athletic director of Kamehameha Schools, her alma mater.
Adams has been the school's associate athletic director for the past two years, overseeing air riflery, riflery, softball, boys and girls cross country, tennis, water polo, diving, soccer and track and field, along with the sport booster clubs, while forming the Student-Athlete Advisory Board.
A 1978 graduate, Adams coached volleyball for 15 seasons at Chaminade, where she was also an assistant athletic director/senior women's administrator.
Adams replaces Kanani Souza, who announced his retirement, effective July 30.
Honolulu's Lisa Ha of Kawano Boxing Club defeated 2010 National Junior Olympic Champion Elizabeth Rodriguez of California 17-11 Friday to win the bronze medal at the USA National Boxing Championships at Colorado Spring, Colo.
Waipahu's Haley Pasion, also of Kawano B.C., will box Amanda Pavone of Massachusetts today for the 119-pound national title.