The Nā Wāhine Koa Basketball Tournament is a premiere basketball event being presented by CNHA.  This tournament is being hosted by Lightning Basketball Club.  This one day tournament will be a soft launch to a larger competitive invitational tournament in September featuring teams from across Hawaiʻi and the continental United States.

The goal of this tournament is to support the extracurricular aspirations of our keiki and  ʻōpio while promoting healthy lifestyle choices.  Sponsors for this event include: Kamehameha Schools, the Office of Hawaiian Affairs, HMSA and the Council for Native Hawaiian Advancement.

Tournament Information

Location: Le Jardin Academy

Date: May 4, 2019

Time: 8:00 a.m.

Age Brackets

5th grade

8th grade

11th grade

Game Times

8:30 a.m. (5th grade)

9:30 a.m. (8th grade)

10:30 a.m. (11th grade)

Championship games start at 11:30 a.m.


1st place for each bracket: $750 cash, basketball gear, a koa paddle (for the coach), and waiver of September tournament fees

2nd place for each bracket: $250 cash, half off September tournament fees

*All entrants will receive a free t-shirt and doorprize

 Team Entry Fee 


Deadline to register: 04/25/2019

Registration Form


  1. Complete the registration form below. Include all participants.
  2. Each participant needs to complete a liability waiver. This must be turned it on the day of the tournament.

Team information

Please list all club members that will be participating on your team. Leave the rest blank.