Recruiting

Waianae linebacker Kana’i Mauga tweeted today that he has committed to Southern California, but left room open at the end to potentially change in his mind. I am truly blessed #FIGHTON ✌🙏 pic.twitter.com/LivzSc21lg — Kana'i Mauga (@kanai_mauga) June 24, 2017 Mauga wrote at the end that, “although I have verbally committed, I am continuing to […]

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When the recruiting web site 247sports.com released its first recruiting rankings for the class of 2019, Saint Louis’ Faatui Tuitele, Kahuku’s Enokk Vimahi and Punahou’s Maninoa Tufono were all placed in the top 100 overall. Schools have flocked to bid for the services of all three, with the 6-foot-3, 270-pound Tuitele receiving his 17th offer […]

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We’ve talked a lot already about the highly touted recruiting class of 2019 from Hawaii. Word has spread across the country and gotten the attention of even the defending champions. Clemson threw its name into the fray for the top prospect from the class on Thursday when Saint Louis defensive lineman Faatui Tuitele announced on […]

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Punahou linebacker Maninoa Tufono spent last weekend participating in the USC Rising Stars Camp in Los Angeles and earned an MVP award for his efforts. The real award, however, was coming soon after. Tufono announced Tuesday on Twitter that in addition to being named MVP, he was granted a scholarship offer from the Trojans. God […]

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The holiday weekend was a nice time to get away for a couple of days but there was plenty of news on the recruiting trail so lets get to it. >> The biggest news once again came from the University of Hawaii, which offered 11-year-old Titan Lacaden, who just recently completed the fifth grade. Lacaden, […]

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Saint Louis teammates Jonah Panoke and Kai Kaneshiro put on impressive showings in the recently completed Gridiron Performance Academy football showcase at Saint Louis school. The hometown team noticed. Panoke, a 6-foot-2 wide receiver, and Kaneshiro, a 6-foot-2 defensive back, both said Friday night on Twitter that they had been offered by Hawaii after being […]

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Former Kahuku all-state defensive back Alohi Gilman isn’t the only human excited about his transfer from the US Naval Academy to Notre Dame. Before Gilman could tweet the news at roughly 11:31 am Hawaii time today, Notre Dame Football posted the news 15 minutes earlier. Someone is clearly stoked. Gilman started all 12 games as […]

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Welcome the class of 2021 to our football recruiting database. Saint Louis freshman-to-be Mason Tufaga, the younger brother of Isaiah Tufaga, a starting defensive back on the Crusaders’ state title winning team last season, tweeted today that he has received his first scholarship offer from Hawaii. Blessed and excited to have received my first offer […]

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Well, that didn’t take very long. Former Star-Advetiser All-State football player Alohi Gilman of Kahuku made a visit to Notre Dame over the weekend. He had recently announced plans to transfer out of the US Naval Academy, where he had a strong freshman season. Gilman is the latest Hawaii product to transfer schools this offseason. […]

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In case you missed it, the Star-Advertiser’s Stephen Tsai reported Tuesday that Saint Louis quarterback Chevan Cordeiro has committed to Hawaii. You can read the full story here. Cordeiro, who is 6 feet and 180 pounds, played in 10 of the Crusaders’ 11 games last season as a backup to starter Tua Tagovailoa. He completed […]

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