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GLORY DAYS: Coach Wendell Look and the 2019 ‘Iolani Raiders

By Nick Abramo on July 21, 2019

19TH IN A SERIES This summer, head coaches from all 28 Oahu high school varsity football teams are being asked to recount their football playing days. One coach interviewed for this multi-part series pointed out what he thinks may be the value of this endeavor: “A lot of times, you only hear about coaches when they’re getting released or are having a special season. It’s super hard to have a special season, so this should shed more light on them […]

GLORY DAYS: Coach Abu Maafala and the 2019 Kamehameha Warriors

By Nick Abramo on July 18, 2019

18TH IN A SERIES This summer, head coaches from all 28 Oahu high school varsity football teams are being asked to recount their football playing days. One coach interviewed for this multi-part series pointed out what he thinks may be the value of this endeavor: “A lot of times, you only hear about coaches when they’re getting released or are having a special season. It’s super hard to have a special season, so this should shed more light on them […]

This season marks 75 years of Kaimuki football

By Billy Hull on July 16, 2019

From blue and white to green and yellow, a lot has changed as Kaimuki celebrates 75 years of Bulldogs football. Kaimuki took the field at Honolulu Stadium for its first game on Sept. 29, 1944, and played defending ILH champion Roosevelt to a scoreless tie. More than 12,000 fans witnessed the Bulldogs’ varsity debut under head coach Peter Kim, who is one of 18 head football coaches in school history. As part of our continued effort to provide a database […]


GLORY DAYS: Coach Sterling Carvalho and the 2019 Kahuku Red Raiders

By Nick Abramo on July 16, 2019

17TH IN A SERIES This summer, head coaches from all 28 Oahu high school varsity football teams are being asked to recount their football playing days. One coach interviewed for this multi-part series pointed out what he thinks may be the value of this endeavor: “A lot of times, you only hear about coaches when they’re getting released or are having a special season. It’s super hard to have a special season, so this should shed more light on them […]

GLORY DAYS: Coach Wendell Say and the 2019 Aiea Na Alii

By Nick Abramo on July 11, 2019

16TH IN A SERIES This summer, head coaches from all 28 Oahu high school varsity football teams are being asked to recount their football playing days. One coach interviewed for this multi-part series pointed out what he thinks may be the value of this endeavor: “A lot of times, you only hear about coaches when they’re getting released or are having a special season. It’s super hard to have a special season, so this should shed more light on them […]

GLORY DAYS: Coach Savai’i Eselu and the 2019 Moanalua Na Menehune

By Nick Abramo on July 10, 2019

15TH IN A SERIES This summer, head coaches from all 28 Oahu high school varsity football teams are being asked to recount their football playing days. One coach interviewed for this multi-part series pointed out what he thinks may be the value of this endeavor: “A lot of times, you only hear about coaches when they’re getting released or are having a special season. It’s super hard to have a special season, so this should shed more light on them […]

Steve Spurrier, Frank Beamer named 2020 Polynesian Bowl coaches

By Billy Hull on July 10, 2019

Steve Spurrier, the all-time winningest coach at both Florida and South Carolina, and longtime Virginia Tech head coach Frank Beamer will serve as head coaches in the 2020 Polynesian Bowl, the game announced today. Spurrier, who won a national championship with the Gators, has won more than 225 games as a college head coach, which includes a stop at Duke. He will coach Team Mauka. “Hawai’i in January to coach in the Polynesian Bowl is about as good as it […]

GLORY DAYS: Coach Lincoln Barit and the 2019 Waialua Bulldogs

By Nick Abramo on July 8, 2019

14th IN A SERIES This summer, head coaches from all 28 Oahu high school varsity football teams are being asked to recount their football playing days. One coach interviewed for this multi-part series pointed out what he thinks may be the value of this endeavor: “A lot of times, you only hear about coaches when they’re getting released or are having a special season. It’s super hard to have a special season, so this should shed more light on them […]