Jerry Campany

One of Willie Taggart‘s first acts as Oregon football coach was to jump on a plane to Hawaii. Taggart, who was hired on Wednesday, is on his way to Ewa Beach to visit Saint Louis quarterback Tua Tagovailoa, who is committed to Alabama. Tua’s father, Galu, told seccountry.com that he has already spoken to Taggart […]

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The Mililani girls soccer team gave up its first goal of the season on Wednesday night, but still managed to run their record to an OIA-best 4-0. The Trojans got goals from Tehani Furuta, Chaylyn Navares and Tayzha Furuta to beat defending state champion Pearl City 3-1. The match was moved up due to Mililani’s […]

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Girls soccer season on Oahu is quickly becoming a tale of the haves and have-nots. Annual contender Moanalua beat Farrington 18-0 on Wednesday, getting hat tricks from Kelci Sumida and Sakari Bell to improve to 2-0 early in the season. Na Menehune won their opener 2-0 over Kailua and play McKinley on Saturday. It has […]

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Saint Louis quarterback Tua Tagovailoa is making his official visit to Alabama, and the way it sounds it is a mere formality. The state champion’s father, Galu, told a reporter there that Alabama is their only choice whether offensive coordinator Lane Kiffen moves on to LSU or not. The Tagovailoas spoke to Alabama coach Nick […]

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The spotlight will shine bright at Campbell on Thursday night. Wrestlers are still working into shape, but the Sabers will host a senior night event under the spotlight with full introductions in a dual-meet format against Moanalua. The matchup between the boys should be particularly tight, as Campbell finished second in the state last year […]

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For all of the great players to come out of Hawaii for the past quarter century, ‘Iolani outside hitter Elena Oglivie‘s potential stands right alongside them. Oglivie is the first freshman to be named player of the year by a newspaper in Hawaii. Previously, the highest finishing freshman was fourth, which Alohi Robins-Hardy of Kamehameha […]

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The defending state champion Punahou boys soccer team cruised to the title at the Ka Makani Soccer Classic on Sunday, shutting out Hawaii Prep 1-0 in the title match. The Buffanblu shut out all three opponents in the tournament, beating Kealakehe 1-0 and Kapaa 5-0. Punahou has not given up a goal since the first […]

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The Pearl City boys soccer team stamped itself as a contender on Saturday. The Chargers, who lost in a penalty shootout in the first round of the OIA tournament last year, beat Kamehameha 2-1 to win the 808 Prep Soccer Showcase hosted by Kapolei on Saturday. Pearl City went 3-0 in the tournament, beating Iolani […]

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Nov. 26 hoops roundup

by Jerry Campany on November 26, 2016

TThe ILH Division I girls basketball season started in earnest on Saturday night. Punahou started the night with a balanced attack to win its ILH opener over rival Kamehameha 56-45. Kamaile Kandiah and Tanisha Elbourne each scored 13 points for Punahou with Abigail Aplaca and Elle Uyeda each chipping in 11. The Buffanblu only had […]

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Pearl City beat Mililani in a shootout and will face Kamehameha in the championship of the 808 Prep Soccer Showcase hosted by Kapolei. The Warriors, who haven’t made the state tournament since 2011, shut out Kalani 2-0 to reach tonight’s 7 p.m. final. Baldwin was the big winner of the second day, scoring three goals […]

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