Many people were wondering why Kapolei decided to run the ball from the Farrington 3 with less than a minute to go and leading 21-7 on Friday night. Why not take a knee? Hurricanes head coach Darren Hernandez has been hearing about it directly from some people and from screenshots from social media sent to […]


A 28-7 win over Farrington on Saturday, coupled with Waianae’s stunning 14-12 loss to Campbell on Friday, raised Kapolei to new heights in the latest Honolulu Star-Advertiser Football Top 10 released Monday. The Hurricanes (6-1, 5-1 OIA Red), who have clinched the division and the No. 1 seed out of the Red for the OIA […]


After extending its scoreless quarters streak to 18 against Hawaii teams in a 42-0 win over Moanalua on Saturday, Kahuku (6-1 overall, 6-0 OIA Blue) moved up one spot to No. 23 in the latest USA Today Super 25 rankings released on Monday. The Red Raiders moved ahead of Liberty (Nev.) High School, which has […]


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Highlights of Friday night’s matchup between No. 8 Kamehameha and No. 3 Punahou at Aloha Stadium. First half Second half


Moanalua coach Savai’i Eselu arrived at the field on Saturday with a cast on his hand. By the end of the night, he had far too much company on the Na Menehune sideline in nursing an injury. Holding up against Kahuku’s red surge on both sides of the ball is challenging enough with a fully […]


Head coach Darren Hernandez hadn’t quite done the math yet, so when he was told his Kapolei Hurricanes won their first-ever Oahu Interscholastic Association division title, he said, “We still have to beat Nanakuli next week.” As it turns out, mathematically speaking, Kapolei is the new OIA Red champion, even if the Hurricanes lose to […]


It’s a defense without a superstar, though each of the Kahuku starters are capable of making any play asked. On a night of dominance, a 42-0 road win over Moanalua, it was classic Kahuku. Smashmouth ground attack. Balanced defense, all the rewards that come with a tremendous pass rush — without having to gamble with […]


Jones, Lehl win Hawaii Prep meet

by Stan Lee on September 24, 2016

Punahou’s Connor Lehl and St. Andrew Priory’s Jordan Jones won their respective races at Saturday’s cross country meet held at Hawaii Preparatory Academy. The Big Island meet attracted outer island runners from the ILH, MIL and OIA. Hawaii Prep, which has one of the toughest courses in the state, will host the state meet on […]


Just two games on Oahu on Saturday night but both involve some heavy hitters. An already huge game between No. 6 Farrington (5-1, 5-1 OIA Red) and No. 5 Kapolei (5-1, 4-1) got even bigger with Mililani’s stunning loss to Kailua on Friday night. The winner of Saturday night’s game at Kapolei clinches the OIA […]