It’s a whole new world, maybe. Tausili Fiatoa, an eighth grader who plays for the Laie Park Red Raiders in the Hawaii State Jr. Prep Sports football league, received a football scholarship offer from Oregon State on Thursday. Two supporters of the year-round football club, Robert Faleafine and Jack Damuni, shared the news on Facebook […]

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It was coming in a matter of time for Kapolei junior Toleafoa Sean Auwae. Utah State finally made an offer to the 6-foot-4, 305-pound offensive lineman, and the “finally” is only because it seemed logical. The Aggies had already signed his older brother, Viliamu Auwae, who will suit up for USU this fall. Auwae shared […]

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FIRST IN A SERIES ON SPRING FOOTBALL PRACTICES ON OAHU Santa Claus was not among the red-clad Kahuku football players during the first day of spring practice Monday. New coach Vavae Tata couldn’t tell. “It felt just like Christmas to me,” he said moments after his boys and assistants walked off the field for the […]

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Punahou’s Micah Ma‘a was the biggest offensive threat for the Buffanblu on their run to the Division I state title, and now, Ma‘a is the ILH boys volleyball player of the year. Coach Rick Tune was picked as the coach of the year, and Buffanblu players Wil Stanley and Kelsey Yogi were chosen to the […]

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Maryknoll pitcher and leadoff batter Shearyna Labasan was named as the player of the year for ILH softball, the league announced recently. The Spartans’ John Uekawa was picked as coach of the year after the team finished as league runner-up and made it to the state Division I semifinals. The ILH first and second-team All-Stars […]

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It is the first and it probably won’t be the last. Oregon State made a football scholarship offer on Wednesday night to Kapolei freshman Rocky Savea. The 6-foot-2, 210-pound Savea is an outside linebacker who transferred during the winter from Campbell with older brother Ezra, a quarterback who started several games for the Sabers. Rocky […]

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Respected coaches Dominic Boutain and Richard Goodwin will be clinicians at the upcoming Raider Wrestling Clinic beginning June 8. Boutain is the co-Head coach of Benicia (Calif.) and Goodwin is a three-time All-American from his days at San Francisco State. The clinic runs five days and is open to athletes over 11 years old. In […]

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Hidemasa Mitsui and Asayena Viengmany were chosen as McKinley’s male and female athletes of 2015, athletic director Bob Morikuni announced Tuesday. The list of the Tigers’ 2014-15 award winners follow: Tiger Award (top underclassmen athletes) >> Dan Villejo >> Kayla Rasavanh Scholar Athlete of the Year >> Alexander Wong >> Anh “Annie” Dang Athlete of […]

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Washington State became the second FBS school to make a football scholarship offer to Saint Louis junior Nate Herbig. The Cougars made the offer to the 6-foot-4, 320-pound offensive lineman on Monday. San Diego State made an offer to Herbig in early March. It’s not the first time Wazzu and SDSU have liked the same […]

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Here are the 2015 ILH baseball all-star teams announced Tuesday night by the league. Division I Most valuable player—Noah Shackles, Mid-Pacific Coach of the year—Thomas Perkins, Kamehameha First team P—Chase Wago, Mid-Pacific; Pono Anderson, Saint Louis C—Kekai Rios, Kamehameha 1B—Brandon Henderson, Kamehameha 2B—Jacob Maekawa, Mid-Pacific SS—Tyler Yamaguchi, Mid-Pacific 3B—Codie Paiva, Kamehameha OF—Matthew Yokota, Kamehameha; Alexander […]

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