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USC, Georgia, UCF in running for Mililani’s Gabriel

By Paul Honda on December 10, 2018

A simple life is one Dillon Gabriel appreciates. More so in times like these. The Mililani senior quarterback visited Georgia over the weekend. He also has an offer from UCF, where former Mililani standout McKenzie Milton had a perfect 22-0 record as a starting QB before suffering a leg injury two weeks ago. Today, Gabriel will possibly meet up with USC head coach Clay Helton and new offensive coordinator Kliff Kingsbury. Gabriel has seen his share of what Kingsbury developed […]

RECRUITING NOTEBOOK: December 5

By Billy Hull on December 5, 2018

RECRUITING TRACKER Saint Louis won’t be taking its talents to the Geico Bowl Series, but two Crusaders are aiming higher. Junior linebackers Nick Herbig and Jordan Botelho received offers from USC on Monday, the 12th offer for Botelho and the sixth for Herbig. Washington, Wisconsin, USC and Hawaii are the only programs willing to make it a package deal for the two ballhawks.Saint Louis defensive lineman Gino Quinones committed to the Cardinal and Gold in May. The Trojans have been […]

Saint Louis’ Tuitele says he’s a Husky

By Paul Honda on November 18, 2018

He is not doing any interviews for now, but the state’s top-rated college football recruit has made a choice. Saint Louis senior Faatui Tuitele announced on social media Sunday night that he has committed to Washington. The 6-foot-4, 299-pound Saint Louis senior has scholarship offers from 39 schools. He is the No. 42 overall prospect in the country and No. 4 at his position according to 247sports.com. I AM COMMITTED!! WOOF! ☔️💜🐺 pic.twitter.com/esTyAtkjRZ — FAATUI TUITELE (@tuitele87) November 19, 2018 […]

Mililani’s Gabriel picks up Georgia offer

By Billy Hull on November 17, 2018

Mililani quarterback Dillon Gabriel reopened his recruitment this week after being an Army commit since June. Two schools have since extended an offer to Hawaii’s all-time passing record holder, including a big-time program in the SEC. Georgia and Coastal Carolina have added their names to Gabriel’s offer sheet that now includes six schools total. He announced the news this morning after Friday night’s 24-2 win over Campbell to push Mililani into a state final for the fourth time in the […]

Punahou’s Marist Liufau headed to Notre Dame

By Billy Hull on November 14, 2018

Punahou defensive back Marist Liufau has committed to Notre Dame after visiting the school over the weekend. Liufau, who holds 11 Division I scholarship offers, announced his decision on social media. 100% Committed 🙏🏽 pic.twitter.com/lYs2CLMJOE — Marist Liufau (@marist_09) November 15, 2018 The 6-foot-2, 200-pound senior ended his season with seven tackles and two sacks in a 45-21 loss to Saint Louis in the ILH Open Division championship game. Liufau also held offers from Arizona, Boise State, Hawaii, Oregon, San […]

LIST: 69 student-athletes sign LOI

By Billy Hull on November 14, 2018

A total of 69 athletes in 11 different sports signed their college letters of intent at today’s 2019 Hawaii State National Letter of Intent Singing Day at the Hawaii Convention Center. The full list is below: MORE COVERAGE >> St. Francis’ Kaena Keliinoi excited for life at UH >> ‘Iolani’s Agbayani one of two sluggers to sign with Cal >> Kamehameha’s Akana excited to sign with Wahine volleyball >> St. Francis’ Bubba Akana tries not to get emotional before signing […]

Mililani’s Gabriel opens up recruitment

By Billy Hull on November 11, 2018

Mililani senior Dillon Gabriel is back on the market. The 6-foot dual-threat quarterback announced on social media Sunday that he has decommitted from Army and will open up his recruitment with the first signing period just a month away. Gabriel initially committed to Army in June over offers from Air Force, Navy and Hawaii. I have de-committed and I am opening up my recruitment! pic.twitter.com/8n9O0WR9Wz — Dillon Gabriel ⚡️ (@_dillongabriel_) November 11, 2018 Gabriel is Hawaii’s career passing record holder […]

Punahou’s Liufau lands USC offer

By Billy Hull on November 2, 2018

Offer No. 10 is a big one for Punahou senior Marist Liufau. The 6-foot-3, 195-pound safety, who did everything on defense for the Buffanblu this season, announced tonight on Twitter that he has received a scholarship offer from Southern California. Truly BLESSED and thankful to receive a scholarship offer from the University of Southern California‼️ #FightOn✌🏽 pic.twitter.com/qRKwx3JSoP — Marist Liufau (@marist_09) November 3, 2018 Liufau becomes the seventh players from the Hawaii high school class of 2019 to receive double-digit […]