The only OIA crossover game involving two ranked teams goes down on the West Side as Waianae, coming off a 49-7 loss to No. 1 Saint Louis, looking to bounce back against Kapolei, which beat Campbell to open its season.
No. 5 Kapolei 7, No. 7 Waianae 0, FINAL
8:55: Kapolei is driving. 1 minute left. They eventually take a knee and the clock runs out. Game over
8:51: Rosario tries to run, but is dropped for a loss by Treven Ma’ae. 1:58 left in the game.
8:50: Fourth and 10 for the Seariders.
8:46: Waianae ball at the Kapolei 45. First and 10 with 3:10 left in the game.
8:45: Thomspon-Avilla and Mauga make a tackle for loss to force the Hurricanes to punt.
8:43: Mailo and Thompson-Avilla are in on a sack to bring the ball to the Kapolei 8. Third and long.
8:41: He’s a couple of inches short!!! Kapolei ball.
8:40: Zefften Thompson-Avilla gets the carry and they are measuring.
8:39: It’s fourth down and 2 from the Kapolei 15. Waianae calls timeout.
8:38: Kanai Mauga and Toto Mailo, two stout Waianae defenders, have gotten carries on this drive.
8:37: The Seariders are on the Hurricanes’ 19.
8:34: Waianae’s Selu Cook recovers a Kapolei bad pitch and the Seariders have the ball at the Hurricanes’ 35. 8:48 to go in the game.
8:31: Aaron Faumui, Kukea Emmsley and Junior Tuia combine to make three straight tackles for loss (including one sack of Rosario) and Waianae punts.
8:28: Rosario gains 12 yards and a first down on his first carry in a long time. But the Seariders are now facing a third and 18.
8:26: Third quarter ends.
8:21: Kalaola connects with Tamatoa Mokiao-Atimalala for 26 yards and Barboza for 36 yards to move the ball to the Waianae 28.
8:17: The Seariders can’t move and punt.
8:15: After a Toto Mailo sack of Kalaola, Kapolei punts. Waianae has the ball at its own 26.
8:10: Kalaola turns a third down into a first down by scrambling for 15 yards to the Hurricanes’ 34. A completion to Titus Mokiao-Atimalalagoes for 11 yards, and Kapolei takes advantage of a 15-yard Waianae penalty to get to the Seariders’ 40.
8:03: Rico Rosario is in at quarterback. Tacgere was banged up on a first-half play. Seariders punt on their first possession of the second half.
7:43: Second quarter ends.
7:41: Kapolei punts but gets the ball back when a Waianae punt returner tried to pick up a bouncing ball and did not get a hold of it. The Hurricanes’ Lewa Emmsley recovers at the 50 with 8 seconds to go in the half. Kapolei gets off one play before the clock ticks down to zero.
7:38: Kawika Sementi-Nakoa sacks Kalaola for three yards to bring up a third and long for the Hurricanes.
7:36: The Seariders pick up one first down on a Tacgere pass to Keoki Davis, but they stall out and punt. Less than two minutes to go in the first half.
7:35: Tacgere, the Waianae quarterback, got some medical attention while down on the field. He is up and limping slightly.
7:29: Marquis Montgomery catches a 10-yard Kalaola TD pass in the right corner of the end zone to cap a 68-yard Kapolei drive. The big play was a 40-yard Kalaola pass to Keanu Barboza. Braedon Bantolina adds the extra point. Kapolei 7, Waianae 0, 4:23 left in the first half.
7:28: Waianae punts on its next possession.
7:17: Kalena Sione comes up with his second sack of the game and the Hurricanes punt.
7:15: Kapolei is driving. A Kalaola pass to Kaeo Alvarez-Ranan goes for 28 yards. Hurricanes are at the Waianae 36.
7:14: First quarter ends.
7:12: Sacks on Waianae quarterback Justin Tacgere by Dylan Naehu and Junior Tuia end the Seariders’ threat.
7:06: Waianae goes for it on fourth and 8 from the Kapolei 35 and completes a pass, but they take a 15-yard facemask penalty instead. Ball is on the Kapolei 19.
7:01: Waianae’s Rico Rosario gets his first carry of the season, a 10-yard gain around right end. He was an All-State first-team selection a year ago as a junior and missed last week’s game against Saint Louis.
6:57: On a third-down play, Kalaola is sacked for a loss of 13 yards by Waianae’s Kalena Sione. Kapolei punts.
6:55: Kalaola finds Titus Mokiao-Atimalala for a 25-yard gain down the right sideline to the Waianae 47.
6:50: Kapolei punts it away on its second possession.
6:45: Waianae goes three and out on its first series.
6:44: Kaimana Swann-Merritt intercepts a Kanaiala Kalaola pass for Waianae on the first play of the game.