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Q&A: Campbell Coach Darren Johnson on playoff at Kahuku

By Paul Honda on October 18, 2019

Darren Johnson is a born-and-bred Red Raider. He is also a football coach who has thrived in communities that love the game as much as he does. In his third season at Campbell, the Sabers have a blend of senior leadership and key underclassmen at quarterback and wide receiver. They have one of the most explosive offenses in the state. In nine games, Campbell (5-4) has scored at least 21 points in every game but one, a seven-point output in […]

Q&A: Campbell DC Blaze Soares on Kahuku playoff matchup

By Paul Honda on October 17, 2019

Back in the day, there was a certain way to play linebacker in the trenches. Blaze Soares was the epitome, his picture next to “linebacker’ in the dictionary. Soares was a fixture of Castle’s defense during an OIA championship season in 2002. The following year, the league split into Divisions I and II. Soares went on to a big role at Hawaii, and now, at 31, he’s a family man. He is also a first-year defensive coordinator at No. 5-ranked […]

No. 5 Campbell feels good entering OIA playoffs with its dynamic 1-2 punch on offense

By Kyle Sakamoto on October 13, 2019

No. 5 Campbell can feel pretty good about its team knowing it has a potent one-two punch in receiver Titus Mokiao-Atimalala and running back Jonan Aina-Chaves. On Saturday, the pair took turns delivering blows in a 35-28 victory over Kamehameha at Kunuiakea Stadium. >> CLICK HERE FOR A PHOTO GALLERY FROM THE GAME Mokiao-Atimalala, a junior, finished with five catches for 151 yards and a touchdown, all in the first half. The score came on the Sabers’ second play from […]

GAME NIGHT 10/12: Campbell/Kamehameha

By Kyle Sakamoto on October 12, 2019

No. 5 Campbell 35, Kamehameha 28 (final)———- Kamehameha wins the coin toss and will receive. Game start: 6:40 p.m. First Quarter Kamehameha goes 3-and-out. Campbell ball at 38. Campbell scores on a 62-yard pass form Blaine Hipa to Titus Mokiao-Atimala. Chase Taylor makes the PAT. Campbell 7, Kamehameha 0. (10:49 left first quarter). Kamehameha punts. Campbell ball at the 7. Kamehameha scores on a 30-yard pick-6 by Evan Rau. Preston Rezentes makes the PAT. Kamehameha 7, Campbell 7 (7:11 left) […]

Nerdpod: Campbell’s Titus Mokiao-Atimalala not your ordinary Iron Man

By Paul Honda on October 10, 2019

NERDPOD: Receivers The Star-Advertiser and Hawaii Prep World’s Paul Honda breaks down some of the best pass catchers in the state. Titus Mokiao-Atimalala, Campbell Measurables: 6-1, 170, Jr. Crunch this: 8 games — Rec 53-931, 16 TDs Yards per reception: 17.6 Receiving yards per game: 116.4 Game by game / Passcode (statistical values): $Mililani (Aug. 9) Rec 5-75, 2 TD ¥27.5 + $5.0 = ¥$32.5 @ Farrington (Aug. 15) Rec 7-98, 2 TD ¥28.8 = ¥28.8 $Saint Louis (Aug. 23) […]

Campbell’s near miss has the fifth-ranked Sabers’ believing

By Nick Abramo on September 29, 2019

One of the more memorable plays for No. 5 Campbell on Saturday night in Ewa Beach was the second-to-last snap for the Sabers in a 31-21 loss to No. 3 Punahou. Let’s set the stage. A mighty comeback and upset bid was all but over, but still Campbell persisted and did not throw in the towel. The Sabers had cut it to 24-21 with 4:09 left. Had they then gotten a stop on the Buffanblu’s next possession, a comeback was […]

GAME NIGHT 9/28: Punahou/Campbell

By Nick Abramo on September 28, 2019

No. 2 Punahou 31, No. 5 Campbell 21, FINAL ————— 9:31: Game over. 9:30: Tamatoa Mokiao-Atimalala gains 42 yards on a short pass from Hipa to the Punahou 15, but two penalties move it back to the 45. Hipa’s pass with one second left falls incomplete. 9:27: Terrell lets Punahou breathe easier with a 20-yard touchdown run up the middle. Maretzki kicks the extra point. PUNAHOU 31, CAMPBELL 21, 0:27 left in fourth quarter. 9:22: After a 15-yard penalty on […]