Penn State made a football scholarship offer to Kaiser junior Michael Eletise on Saturday, which makes it 31 FBS offers in all. Eletise also has an offer from Division II Azusa Pacific, alma mater of former Kansas City Chiefs running back Christian Okoye. Eletise shared the news on his Twitter page on Saturday afternoon. Michael […]

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OIA judo championships

by Jerry Campany on April 25, 2015

Brackets: 2015 OIA Boys Results 2015 OIA Boys Brackets 2015 OIA Girls Results 2015 OIA Girls Brackets We are underway, I am not going to provide play-by-play but I will denote each winner as it happens by changing the “vs.” to “def.”: Girls 98 Menjam Tamang, Roosevelt, def. Jackie Agena, Moanalua Agena, the fourth seed, […]

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Boys singles Andre Ilagan, Farrington, def. Zion Heaven, Campbell, 6-4, 6-3 Ilagan beat Chad Aoki of Kalani 6-1, 6-1 in the semis while Heaven beat Kalani’s Darrell Huang 6-4, 7-6 (2). Girls singles Lisa Owen, Kaiser, def. Chantelle Lopez, Kapolei, 6-1, 6-1 Owen beat Leilani Yamanouchi in the semifinals 7-5, 6-1 and Lopez, the fifth […]

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Kaiser’s 9-0 loss to Campbell in the OIA baseball semifinal round on Friday night was a demonstration of a solid, good team going up against a premier pitcher in stealth mode. Kila Kapihe was that good. The nine strikeouts with just one walk in his two-hit shutout wasn’t just good. It was mastery. And he’s […]

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He goes by Loveni, his first name, and Jordan, his middle name. Saint Louis outside linebacker Loveni Jordan Iosefa is a junior who sat out last season after transferring in from Waipahu. He kept working, though, and has a scholarship offer from Hawaii, and a few FBS schools are keeping a close eye on the […]

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Everett Lau pitched for ‘Iolani against Punahou on Friday. He wasn’t involved in the decision. E.J. Abramo ran in the OIA JV track and field championships last Saturday. He didn’t place high in either of his two events. What the two athletes have in common is an appearance in the North American Roller Hockey Championships […]

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Keenan Sue loves baseball and he loves his Punahou baseball team. The first-year coach and Honolulu businessman was effervescent in talking about his club five minutes after his postgame huddle on Friday. The Buffanblu had just finished their season in a 3-1 loss to ‘Iolani in the ILH tournament. They stranded the bases loaded in […]

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Many people think ‘Iolani playing Division I football for the first time since 2002 is the way it’s supposed to be. Obvious. A slam dunk. Instead of continuing to win championships in Division II, many people shout that the Raiders should move up to play the iron of the ILH and the best in the […]

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Kapolei’s Chantelle Lopez pulled off the biggest upset in the girls singles draw on the first day of the OIA tennis championships at Central Oahu Regional Park. Lopez, who entered the tournament as the fifth seed from the West, swept Moanalua’s Bailee Kawamura 6-2, 6-1 in the first round to draw a match against West […]

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Kaimuki High School is looking for a new girls soccer coach, according to athletic director Fred Lee. Lance Hart has stepped down after five years in the position. The Bulldogs weren’t highly competitive in that span, but Lee mentioned that Hart didn’t have an overabundance of elite players. “The reports from the referees, though, were […]

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