Lae defeats Majuro 90-60. Photos: Giff Johnson.
Photos: Hilary Hosia, Giff Johnson.
Former NBA Coach Tom Newell will be in Majuro January 3-13, 2015 to run player camps, coaching clinics and conduct school outreach visits. He then will head to Ebeye and Kwajalein, Federated States of Micronesia and Palau.
Former NBA Coach Tom Newell will be running basketball camps for young men and women in Majuro from January 5-11, 2015. During visits in 2013 and 2014, he conducted shorter duration clinics. These photos are from the earlier clinics.
The Ministry of Education and its School Enrichment Program launched the first elementary school basketball league in many years in mid-November. The sixth grade and under league is played at Delap Park where there is a court with 8-foot high baskets. Photos: Hilary Hosia.
Sandy's Restaurant sponsored a series of free throw contests during the 14th BOMI Ralik Ratak Shootout, donating $50 per winner during halftimes. On championship night, he provided $100 for a three point contest. Photos: Hilary Hosia, Giff Johnson.
Namu defeated Kwajalein 78-66 in 14th BOMI Ralik Ratak Shootout Basketball Tournament action on October 2, 2014. Photos: Hilary Hosia.
Rongelap (blue) defeated Ujae 74-64 on October 2, 2014 in 14th BOMI Ralik Ratak Shootout Basketball Tournament action. Photos: Hilary Hosia.
During 14th BOMI Ralik Ratak Shootout action on October 1, 2014, Team Kwajalein defeated Team Lib 97-72. Photos: Hilary Hosia.
Team Namu defeated Team Aur 53-49 in 14th BOMI Ralik Ratak Shootout Basketball Tournament action Monday 9/29/2014. Photos: Giff Johnson.
Wotje and Lib kicked off the first of four games on Monday 9/29/2014 in the 14th BOMI Ralik Ratak Shootout Basketball Tournament in Majuro. Lib managed to build a small lead in the second half and hold onto it to win, 73-61. Photos: Hilary Hosia.
In 14th BOMI Ralik Ratak Shootout Basketball Tournament action September 27, 2014: Lae held a lead the entire game until the fourth quarter, when Namu tied the game. The teams traded baskets until the final minute when Team Lae forged ahead to win 78-72.
Team Likiep is in yellow, team Maloelap is in pink. All photos: Hilary Hosia. For scores, go to "RMI Basketball News," top of home page.
Former NBA Coach Tom Newell visited Kwajalein and Ebeye from January 10-14, 2013. Here are some photos of his tour around Ebeye. Photos: Andrew Zvirzdin.
Thirteen coaches completed the first-ever Level Two basketball coaches' training in Majuro. It was sponsored by the Marshall Islands Basketball Federation, National Olympic Committee, the US Embassy and FIBA Oceania, and led by former NBA Coach Tom Newell.
On his last day in Majuro, former NBA Coach Tom Newell visited Majuro Cooperative High School to talk to students. Photos: Andrew Zvirzdin.
Coach Tom Newell visited Ebeye from January 10-14, holding a clinic for local coaches and players, as well as overseeing a game at the Army base between Kwajalein High School and an Ebeye high school all-star team. Photos: Andrew Zvirzdin.
During his visit to Majuro January 3-9, 2013, former NBA Coach Tom Newell spent a morning with Majuro Middle School and Marshall Islands High School students at the MIHS gym. Photos: Andrew Zvirzdin.
The 3-on-3 basketball tournament on January 9 brought out 16 teams to compete for more than $500 in prizes as part of the visit by former NBA Coach Tom Newell. It was organized by the Marshall Islands Basketball Federation, National Olympic Committee and US Embassy with support from the Ministry of Internal Affairs and the College of the Marshall Islands.
The Marshall Islands Basketball Federation held its Annual General Meeting on April 19, 2012, electing its board of directors.