Notre Dame offers Myron Tagovailoa-Amosa

Kapolei's Myron Tagovailoa-Amosa pressured Campbell quarterback Kawika Ulufale for an eventual sack. Photo by Bruce Asato/Star-Advertiser.
Kapolei’s Myron Tagovailoa-Amosa pressured Campbell quarterback Kawika Ulufale for an eventual sack. Photo by Bruce Asato/Star-Advertiser.

Kapolei defensive end Myron Tagovailoa-Amosa- has received a football scholarship offer from Notre Dame.

Notre Dame Digest reported the offer on Wednesday via its Twitter page.

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Irish Sports Daily later reported that Tagovailoa-Amosa may make an official visit to the South Bend, Ind. campus.

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The most recent football island recruits to play for the Fighting Irish were former Punahou standouts Manti Te’o and Robby Toma (2009-12).

The all-state first teamer now has 14 offers: Air Force, Arizona, Army, Georgia Tech, Hawaii, Navy, UNLV, Notre Dame, Oregon, Oregon State, USC, Utah State, Vanderbilt and Virginia.

As a scholar-athlete and NCAA Clearinghouse qualifier, his ascent in the college recruiting battles is heightened by the need for elite defensive linemen every year.

COMMENTS

  1. Jeezy33 January 5, 2017 2:41 pm

    Wippyyyy…ain’t got nothing like his cousin


  2. ilh January 5, 2017 2:50 pm

    Damien could beat kapolei


  3. oia January 5, 2017 3:13 pm

    Probably, but Punahou couldn’t. Hahahaha, just saying.


  4. Chloropicrin January 5, 2017 11:55 pm

    Didn’t the Kahuku DE play at ND? He was opposite of Hauoli Jamora in high school?

    So awesome for him, ND is a world class academic institution as for the FB team they had a bad season and Kelly may be out as early as next year. IMO he could have been the All-State DPOY.


  5. Northshore January 6, 2017 2:43 am

    @Chloropicrin: You’re right. Evidently, Honda overlooked Kahuku’s DE, Kona Swenke who played for ND from 2010-2013.


  6. Northshore January 6, 2017 2:47 am

    Sorry. misspelt his last name….Schwenke.


  7. True Life January 6, 2017 7:23 am

    Congrats young man!
    A prestigious Notre dame degree will have you set for LIFE and their football tradition is awesome.


  8. Jeezy33 January 6, 2017 7:48 am

    Kahuku recruited schwenke. Just like kapolei recruited taulia.


  9. 88 January 6, 2017 8:51 am

    Yeah Kahuku recruited Schenke straight out of Laie Elementary.


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