Recruiting

The scholarship offers have been rolling in for Kapolei offensive lineman Toleafoa “Sean” Auwae. He’s going to be a senior in the fall, and he finished his junior season with the Hurricanes last fall alongside his brother on the line, Viliamu Auwae, who is going to play for Utah State next fall. “I say I’m […]

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Punahou goalkeeper Noelani Kong-Johnson will be going to Princeton to play soccer next season, according to her high school coach, Starr Johnson. The Buffanblu senior led her team to the ILH championship this season and a spot in the state tournament. She signed her letter of intent to play for the Tigers of the Ivy […]

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Mililani running back Vavae Malepeai received a scholarship offer from Nevada, according to the Pacific Islands Athletic Alliance’s Facebook page. Malepeai, a Honolulu Star-Advertiser first-team selection two years in a row, will be a senior next year for the defending Division I state champion Trojans. He’s previously received offers from Colorado, Washington, Cal, Hawaii, Utah […]

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Kaiser offensive lineman Michael Eletise received a scholarship offer from Utah today, raising the offer total to 17. Pacific Islands Athletic Alliance shared the news tonight on its Facebook page. The 6-foot-4, 305-pound junior had a wondrous two-week stretch in February, receiving a double-digit total of scholarship offers. Things had been quiet for the past […]

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The boys from the Hukilau Cafe 7-man team are back home from Las Vegas with memories — and priceless winnings — for a lifetime. The team, coached by Darren Johnson, went 9-1 in the Pylon Las Vegas 7v7 Tournament. The team was unbeaten in pool play, then reached the quarterfinals before falling 29-27 to eventual […]

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Of the many football players who trekked to Las Vegas for the Pylon 7v7 Championships over the weekend, a few stood out. Saint Louis wide receiver Drew Kobayashi was selected to the all-tournament third team. 247sports.com reported on the event and praised Kobayashi, currently a junior. With only four offers to date, clearly the only […]

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Life is a whirlwind for Kaiser junior Michael Eletise. He’s been to the mainland and back a time or two in the past few months, taking in camps and clinics. He’s been impressive. Impressive enough to reel in 16 football scholarship offers. The 6-foot-4, 305-pound offensive lineman will be back on the continent this weekend. […]

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Sweet 16: SDSU wants Eletise

by Paul Honda on February 24, 2015

It’s gotten to the point that any 24-hour stretch without a football scholarship offer for Michael Eletise feels odd, strange and maybe a bit like the calm before a supernatural storm. Eletise, a 6-foot-4, 305-pound junior at Kaiser, received an offer from San Diego State early Tuesday evening. That makes it 16 offers for the […]

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Utah State is on the chase for Kaiser offensive lineman Michael Eletise. The 6-foot-4, 305-pound junior received an offer from the Aggies today, making it 15 scholarship offers in all. Ten of the offers have arrived in the past two weeks. Eletise announced the news on Twitter and Pacific Islands Athletic Alliance also shared the […]

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From the Pacific Coast to the Atlantic, coaches are really, really enamored with Michael Eletise. Today, it’s Florida State that wants the Kaiser offensive lineman to consider their scholarship offer. The Seminoles are the 14th university to offer the 6-foot-4, 305-pound student-athlete a free ride. Eletise made the announcement via Twitter in the afternoon. Eletise, […]

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