Recruiting

The Life Champion Senior Bowl, operated by Hawaii Football Club, released its roster for the Dec. 6 exhibition game today. The roster is filled with seniors from across the islands, including Oahu. The teams have not been determined yet, but the birth of this exhibition is a relief for ILH and OIA players who had […]

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(Below is the extended version of a feature story on Kahuku football player Salanoa-Alo Wily. The slightly shorter version was published in Tuesday’s edition of the Honolulu Star-Advertiser.) Beyond the B-plus grade-point average and the wrecking-ball style of play, he just wanted to come home. Salanoa-Alo Wily is a walking contradiction to some. At 6-foot-1 […]

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The Oregonian has reported that Punahou defensive end Canton Kaumatule has orally committed to the Ducks. Kaumatule reportedly committed to UO on Friday while visiting the campus. Photos on the site show Kaumatule enjoying Oregon’s 45-16 win over Stanford. His older brother, Luke Kaumatule, is a junior defensive end for Stanford. One photo shows him […]

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A focus video on Saint Louis offensive lineman Fred Ulu-Perry by Scout.com is online. The video shows Ulu-Perry’s dominance despite Saint Louis’ 63-14 loss to defending CIF state champion St. John Bosco on Friday. Ulu-Perry committed to UCLA in July, but this video is likely to attract more attention from recruiters. See the video here.

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Scout.com elevates Fehoko

by Paul Honda on August 27, 2014

Scout.com has lifted Farrington defensive tackle Breiden Fehoko to 5-star status, the highest level, after watching him perform on Saturday. See the Scout.com story by Scott Kennedy, which was published today, here. Farrington held off Kapolei, 28-26. Fehoko was disruptive from the start, nearly blow up several handoff exchanges. He finished with two sacks. Fehoko […]

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Beautiful layout by Curtis Murayama in this morning’s Star-Advertiser. I’m not 100 percent into preseason stuff, probably never will be. But the fact is, as fans we love, love, love preseason rankings of teams. We also love to examine the field of players and recognize the best. Especially in football. Here’s what I wanted to […]

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All-State offensive lineman Fred Ulu-Perry talks about his busy summer, free SWAG (stuff we all get) and making a serious commitment to a certain Pac 12 team.

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Here’s a Q&A with Saint Louis football/basketball player Fred Ulu-Perry. I asked about workouts and dedication. He answered everything, and I realized at some point that Fred is all about excellence, but he’s also about consistency. Watching him on the football field is one thing. He’s an All-State first-team offensive lineman. But on the basketball […]

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PIAA executive director Doris Sullivan had a full house for the annual PIAA/Under Armour Football Combine on Saturday. The list of participants maxed out at 260 going into the annual event, but Doris noted that 280 wound up participating. Click on the link below to see the results. 2014-PIAA-COMBINE-RESULTS (Note: This version of results is […]

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Some great footage of OL-versus-DL one-on-one (no pad) drills. Farrington defensive tackle Breiden Fehoko and Punahou offensive lineman Semisi Uluave look terrific against the top guys in the Oakland Nike Football Training Camp. Also in the footage is DL Salanoa Alo-Wily (Kahuku) and DT Rex Manu (Mililani). Fehoko (6-3, 285) has already committed to play […]

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