By Stephen Tsai
Sad to hear that former UH defensive back Kent Kafentzis, a cancer survivor, is enduring a medical setback.
His family is setting up a foundation in which donations will be used to pay for his medical expenses.
* * * * *
To help replace the loss of income from the Pigskin Pigout, which is on hiatus for a year, Na Koa is considering holding a telethon. Proceeds will be used to pay supplement summer school, the football training table, and some football-related positions.
* * * * *
Former UH players David Veikune, Isaako "Isaac" Sopoaga and Jake Ingram will be among the guests at the 2010 Hawaii Football Scholarship Dinner at the Honoluu Country Club.
The dinner will be held July 9, from 5:30 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Tickets start at $150 apiece, and 10-seat tables may be purchased for between $1,500 and $5,000.
Proceeds help subsidize the cost of UH's football camps.
For information, call 224-0911.