No. 5 Punahou 43, No. 3 Mililani 21, final
10:08: Game over.
10:01: Falatea catches a 27-yard Brady pass to set up Kaufusi’s 3-yard TD run. Malcolm Liufau’s kick goes wide left. PUNAHOU 43, MILILANI 21, 1:48 left in game.
9:58: Two Dillon Lundberg sacks leads to the Trojans giving the ball up on downs. Punahou ball at the Mililani 30.
9:54: Punahou punts. Mililani ball at its 22.
9:51: After a series of penalties by both teams, Gabriel’s fourth down pass is incomplete. Punahou ball at its 44.
9:34: Punahou’s Kennedy Freeman causes a Gabriel fumble and Liufau recovers. But Punahou does not advance the ball on three downs and punts. Mililani ball at its 27.
9:32: Gabriel hits Hill for a 29-yard gain, and 15 yards get added on for a roughing the passer penalty. The ball is at the Punahou 15.
9:31: Third quarter ends.
9:30: Punahou punts from deep in its own territory. Trojans ball at their 41.
9:23: Mililani gets a first down on a Malepeai 15-yard run, but the drive stalls. On fourth down, Gabriel, in a regular formation, boots a quick punt. Punahou ball at its 10.
9:16: Punahou drives into Trojans territory and Horn’s 47-yard field-goal attempt goes wide right.
9:09: The Buffanblu punt on their next possession. Mililani wanted to do the same, but a high punt snap goes all the way to the Trojans’ end zone, where punter Elijah Foki is tackled by a bunch of Punahou players. Kahanu Kia is there first for the safety. PUNAHOU 37, MILILANI 21, 3:27 left in third quarter.
9:00: After a false-start penalty, Gabriel connects with Chang for a 34-yard touchdown pass. McGehee kicks the extra point. PUNAHOU 35, MILILANI 21, 6:40 left in third quarter.
8:57: An 11-yard pass from Gabriel to Raysen Motoyama goes for 11 yards to the Punahou 29.
8:54: Scoreboard clock is working again.
8:53: On a third-down play, Gabriel scrambles for 5 yards. It’s fourth and 1, and Malepeai goes up the middle for 5 yards and a first down at the Punahou 40.
8:52: The Trojans pick up two quick first downs and have the ball at their 48.
8:48: Punahou will punt on its first possession. Mililani takes over at its 24.
8:44: Second half is underway.
8:26: Halftime (in real time, the first half lasted 1 hour, 49 minutes)
8:21: An innocent looking sideline pass from Brady to Falatea ends up being lethal. Falatea breaks free from his defender and sprints the rest of the way for an 88-yard touchdown. PUNAHOU 35, MILILANI 14, late second quarter (clock not working).
8:18: Trojans punt. Buffanblu start at the 8.
8:15: Chang catches two 14-yard passes, but the Trojans face a fourth down and 1 from their 45.
8:10: Koa Eldredge scores his second TD of the game, this time with a 52-yard catch and run on a pass from Brady. Horn kicks the extra point. PUNAHOU 28, MILILANI 14, late second quarter (clock not working).
8:07: Punahou’s Shiraki intercepts a Gabriel pass and returns it 85 yards for an apparent TD, but a penalty brings the ball way back. Buffanblu ball at their 20.
8:03: Ryan Chang catches a 20-yard Gabriel pass, and then Malepeai gains 12 yards while giving about five Buffanblu tacklers a ride. Trojans ball at the Punahou 31.
7:57: Terrell finds a hole on the right side of the line and speeds his way 58 yards for a touchdown. Horn kicks the extra point. PUNAHOU 21, MILILANI 14, 5:22 left in first half.
7:55: Malepeai gets the call. It will be close. He is stopped six inches short (after the chains measured) on a tackle by Alaka’i Gilman. Punahou ball at the 37.
7:52: It’s fourth and 1 for Mililani at the Punahou 38.
7:48: Gabriel escapes a heavy pass rush and unloads a 50-yard pass to Hill. Hill is whistled for a personal-foul penalty after the play, so the ball moves from the Punahou 32 to the 47.
7:41: Brady gets plenty of time and unloads a bomb to Koa Eldredge, who hauls it in at midfield and runs the rest of the way for a 75-yard touchdown. Horn adds the extra point. MILILANI 14, PUNAHOU 14, second quarter (clock not working).
7:39: Scoreboard clock is not working again.
7:34: Malepeai breaks free for a 31-yard run, and three plays later, Gabriel hits Hill in the front right corner of the end zone with a 3-yard TD pass. McGehee kicks the extra point. MILILANI 14, PUNAHOU 7, 8:09 left in first half.
7:31: Darius Muasau intercepts a Brady pass. Trojans ball at the Buffanblu 31.
7:30: Gabriel is sacked again, this time by Yoshi Kobayashi. The Trojans punt. Punahou ball at its 35.
7:28: Marist Liufau sacks Gabriel for 14 yards. It’s third and long.
7:27: Scoreboard is fully working now.
7:25: First quarter ends.
7:24: So far, this is a 47-minute (regular time) quarter.
7:21: It’s fourth down and 14 for the Buffanblu at the Mililani 37. Tim Horn comes in to attempt a 55-yard field goal and it falls short.
7:19: Kaulana Makaula intercepts a Gabriel pass and Punahou takes over on the 50.
7:18: Mililani’s McKenna Alcover drills Brady on a third down pass and it turns out to be an incompletion. Punahou punts. Mililani ball at its 41.
7:16: Punahou is hit with two penalties, but makes up for it somewhat with a Brady to Dancil-Evans 20-yard pass. It’s third down and 6 from the Buffanblu 31.
7:10: Ryan Chang’s 21-yard catch leads to Malepeai’s 21-yard up-the-middle TD run. Liam McGehee kicks the extra point. PUNAHOU 7, MILILANI 7, first quarter (scoreboard clock not working0
7:08: Maka Hill gets another first down with a 12-yard reception of a Gabriel pass.
7:07: Trojans get one first down on a Punahou personal-foul penalty and another on Gabriel’s third-down 3-yard run. Ball is at the Mililani 49.
7:01: Brady finds Les Falatea in the deep left corner of the end zone for an 11-yard TD. Horn kicks the extra point. PUNAHOU 7, MILILANI 0, unofficial time 6:11 left in first quarter.
6:59: On second down, Sitiveni Kaufusi scores an apparent TD from 1-yard out, but it is called back due to a holding penalty.
6:58: The scoreboard has been turned on, but it is not functional yet.
6:57: Punahou’s Trent Shiraki intercepts a Gabriel pass and returns it to the Mililani 5.
6:53: The Buffanblu can’t get farther and punt. Tim Horn’s punt pins the Trojans at their 4.
6:50: Punahou QB Hugh Brady throws two incompletions due to intense Trojans pressure. On third down, he finds Moku Dancil-Evans for 16 yards to to the Mililani 43.
6:48: Punahou’s Terrell runs 24 yards to the Mililani 46, but a 15-yard personl foul penalty brings it back to the Buffanblu 41.
6:45: Mililani gets just 5 yards on two Kilifi Malepeai runs and is punting.
6:44: Punahou’s Vincent Terrell is stopped short on a fourth and 2 from the Mililani 28.
6:40: Three straight incompletions by Trojans QB Dillon Gabriel lead to a Mililani punt. It’s a short one. Punahou ball at the Trojans’ 36.
6:38: The scoreboard is not working. Time is being kept on the field.
6:37: The kick goes into the end zone. Mililani to start at the 20.
6:35: The teams are ready to go. Waiting for a TV commercial before we start.
6:33: Mililani will receive the kick. Punahou will defend the south end zone at John Kauinana Stadium.