Saint Louis football

Cal Lee is gearing up for yet another year of coaching high school football, and he’s excited. He’s also disappointed in a few things. First, the positives: Lee’s Crusaders will be playing against two mainland teams this fall. On the weekend of Sept. 22-23, Saint Louis will entertain Narbonne (Los Angeles). The date and Oahu […]


Former Saint Louis quarterback Tua Tagovailoa, dressed in an Alabama/Nike polo shirt, entertained questions from a pack of Alabama media on signing day last week. Tagovailoa was asked about everything from the change of culture to his view on where he stands in making it on to the field for the Crimson Tide next season. […]


All of the stars aligned at the end for Saint Louis senior Isaac Slade-Matautia. The four-star linebacker announced his commitment to Oregon during the fourth quarter of the first annual Polynesian Bowl on Saturday night at Aloha Stadium. A combination of past program success, Hawaii ties and future promise played a large role in his […]

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Saint Louis senior linebacker Isaac Slade-Matautia was one of six players to announce their college commitments during the inaugural Polynesian Bowl on Saturday night at Aloha Stadium. Slade-Matautia, who is 6-foot-1 and 220 pounds, narrowed a list of nine offers to Oregon and Nebraska before announcing his commitment to the Ducks. Oregon nabs its second […]

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Saint Louis defensive tackle Faatui Tuitele picked up another Pac-12 offer on Tuesday, this one from the reigning conference champions. BLESSED to have received my 9th offer from the University of Washington #PurpleReign ☔️ — Faatui Tuitele (@tuitele87) January 18, 2017 Washington, which advanced to the College Football Playoff this past season, joins USC, […]


Honolulu Star-Advertiser all-state offensive player of the year Tua Tagovailoa has a work ethic that borders on legendary. When he’s not refining his skills, the Saint Louis senior spends Sunday afternoons helping his father, Galu, teach skills to youth players in Ewa Beach. Somehow, between training, teaching and commuting — he finished school early and […]


The 2016 Open Division state champion Saint Louis Crusaders are ranked ninth in the West Region according to the final USA Today rankings released on Monday. The Crusaders (10-1) knocked off Kahuku, 30-14, in the Open Division state final and won their final five games of the season after losing to Punahou, 33-20. Saint Louis […]


It was a formality since the visit of new Oregon head football coach Willie Taggart to the home of brothers Tua and Taulia Tagovailoa over the weekend. Today, the Ducks offered Taulia Tagovailoa a scholarship while Florida threw an offer Tua’s way according to Kapolei coach Darren Hernandez. Oregon is where one of Tua’s mentors, […]


Stanford offensive line Nate Herbig, who graduated from Saint Louis seven months ago, was named to the true freshman All-America team on Monday. In the write-up, ESPN’s Tom Luginbill writes, “A tough, physical player in a scheme that freshman often struggle to be tough enough to succeed, Herbig found a way to make it […]


One of Willie Taggart‘s first acts as Oregon football coach was to jump on a plane to Hawaii. Taggart, who was hired on Wednesday, is on his way to Ewa Beach to visit Saint Louis quarterback Tua Tagovailoa, who is committed to Alabama. Tua’s father, Galu, told that he has already spoken to Taggart […]