5/18/19 Tournament update, division schedules are getting posted here over the next few days:
2019 Rising Suns Tournament Gyms:
11th grade boys/6th grade boys
8th grade boys
9th grade boys
7th grade boys
9th grade girls
8th grade girls/6th grade girls exhibition game
Fred T. Korematsu Middle School
the East Bay Rising Suns 2019 18th Annual Tournament will be held: June 1 and 2, 2019!!
We plan to have the following brackets for our 18th annual tournament:
boys: 6th 7th, 8th, 9th, 11th grades
girls: 8th, 9th
The East Bay Rising Suns are forming a 6th grade Boys team for the 2019 spring season and will also try to form a 6th grade Boys division.
please email RS org if your team would like an invite to any of the listed brackets.
Our 2019 Tournament chairperson is: Jack Lin
|2019 Tournament Coordinators|
|9||Boys||Lisa Ng/Robert Chanemail@example.com|
|8||Girls||Lyn Hirahara/Eric Yabufirstname.lastname@example.org|
Below is summary of our 2018 tournament held May 2018:
The 2018 Rising Suns tournament just completed on weekend of May 5/6, 2018. Thanks out to the coaches, team managers, division coordinators, parents, players, and fans for making the 2018 tournament a success. Thanks out to all of the participating organizations/teams for attending/supporting the event. Special thanks out the Randy Fujii, 2018 Tournament Chairperson with Mike Yatabe, along with Division Coordinators, Lyn Hirahara, Eric Yabu, Ryan Chinn, Stan Kim, Robert Chan, Marble Yee, Craig Kuwahara, Jack Lin, Lori Chan, and Larry Kuang. Ray Tamura and Steve Tanaka who helped with administration activities in support of the tournament leadership efforts.
Also, all the sponsors who helped contribute by placing ads in our Tournament program:
East Bay Evolution Basketball, WCBBA Basketball, Premier Auto Body of Berkeley, Julita Patil, DDS, Pan Pacific Manufacturing, UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospital, Mark Nihei/International Realty, Jettix, Gary Stafford, DDS, NCAPOA, Dennis Sakurai/McNally Financial, UPBasketball Training, Bigman Orthodontics, Looking Glass Optometry, California Bank of Commerce, CAI Appraisals, Infinite Training, Diablo JA Club, Axelrode Orthodontics, Dragon Terrace Restaurant/Hercules, NorCal Courts, Kei Sugaoka, Barry Kami, DDS, Steve Chin/MKmedica, MVP Sorts, and the cities/towns of Danville, Albany, Walnut Creek, Orinda, and the Albany and San Ramon Valley Unified School Districts!
Pictures/vids on our Rising Suns Tournament here:
Good luck to the Rising Suns teams as each finishes up their spring season soon!!!!
Below are winners from our 2018 RS fund raising raffle where 50% of the money collected went to the 1ST place winner. The other 50% goes to the RS teams/org to pay for the yearly expenses incurred by each team… Thank you to all who have sold or bought tickets (or both)…. in helping with this Rising Suns fund raising event.
Our 7th grade Girls team was MVP as they came in 1st place in selling tickets as well as 1st place in their bracket!!!!!!
Any winner listed that had not picked up their prize… email RS so item can be mailed to you….. Thanks again to everyone for participating in the Raffle!!
|1st place cash winner|
|2nd place steph curry signed jersey|
|jerry rice signed 8×10|
|magic johnson signed 8×10|
|jeremy lin signed 8×10|
|jason kidd signed 8×10|
|steve young signed card|
|buster posey signed card|
|charles barkley signed card|
|dr j signed card|
2018 East Bay Rising Suns 50/50 Raffle Plus
The Rising Suns players will be selling 50/50 Raffle tickets for a drawing which will be held on Sunday – May 6th after the second game at Nor Cal Courts
You do not need to be present to win and the winning numbers (and names if provided) will be posted at each gym and on the Rising Suns web-site and prizes can be mailed
Raffle Prizes to be awarded are as follows:
1st Place – 50% of the Cash Collected $$$
2nd Place – Autographed Steph Curry jersey
Autographed 8×10 pictures of Jerry Rice,
Magic Johnson, Jeremy Lin and Jason Kidd
Other prizes include Autographed cards of Steve Young, Buster Posey, Charles Barkley and Dr. J
The 50/50 Raffle tickets will be sold by our Rising Suns players or parents at the gyms throughout both days
$1 per Ticket; 6 Tickets for $5
13 Tickets for $10; 30 Tickets for $20
The Rising Suns very much appreciates your support
below is link for 2018 Rising Suns Tournament bracket/schedules:
2018 Division Coordinators
|7th Grade||Lyn Hiraharaemail@example.com|
|8th Grade||Ryan Chinnfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|7th Boys||Stan Kimemail@example.com|
|8th Boys||Robert Chanfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|9th Boys||Mable Yeeemail@example.com|
|10th Boys||Jack Linfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|11th Boys||Lori Chanemail@example.com|
|12th Boys||Larry Kuangfirstname.lastname@example.org|