Saint Louis football

It’s still only talk at this point. Saint Louis football coach Cal Lee, who built the biggest dynasty in Hawaii high school football history, said he and June Jones of the school’s athletic department talked about the possibility of the Crusaders leaving the Interscholastic League of Honolulu At that time a few weeks ago, the […]


There are already 10 current high school sophomores from Hawaii that have received Division I scholarship offers. Even with the departure of Kapolei quarterback Taulia Tagovailoa to a high school in Alabama, the class of 2019 in Hawaii will be one of the higher rated classes every to come out of the islands. Leading the […]


Saint Louis will play two nonconference games against Hawaii teams in football this fall to go along with its two games against mainland teams and regular Interscholastic League of Honolulu schedule. The Crusaders will play at Waianae on Friday, Aug. 4, and will host Baldwin at Aloha Stadium on Aug. 19, according to coach Cal […]


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 […]