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CLOSING THE BOOK: 2019 Kalani Falcions

By Jerry Campany on October 16, 2019

2019 RECORD >> 4-6 overall, 3-5 OIA Division II HEAD COACH >> Scott Melemai is 15-20 in four seasons with the Falcons KEY UNDERCLASSMEN IN 2019 >> QB Logan Lim, 5-11, 165, So.; WR Dillon Cortez, 6-0, 155, So.; DB Jaymn Mohika-Poche, 5-4, 145, Jr.; WR Noah Ah Sam, 5-10, 162, So. KALANI THROUGH THE YEARS: 1973-2019 HISTORICAL EQUIVALENT: 1993 Moanalua With a sophomore quarterback and junior receiver leading Kalani, the future is certainly bright for the Kalani Falcons. Scott […]

CLOSING THE BOOK: 2019 Kalaheo Mustangs

By Jerry Campany on October 15, 2019

2019 RECORD >> 0-10 overall, 0-8 OIA Division II HEAD COACH >> Darrell Poole is 18-54 in eight seasons at Kalaheo KEY UNDERCLASSMEN IN 2019 >> S/WR Riis Webber, 5-9, 160, Fr.; QB Isaiah Akiu, 5-6, 145, So.; DB/SB Bryson Johnson, 5-5, 130, Jr.; DB/WR Sheldon Mejia, 5-5, 125, So. KALAHEO THROUGH THE YEARS: 1974-2019 HISTORICAL EQUIVALENT: 1978 Aiea The good thing about hitting rock bottom is that there is nowhere to go but up. The Kalaheo Mustangs went winless […]

VOTE: Waianae’s Torii Field in USA Today ‘Best Stadium’ poll

By Paul Honda on October 15, 2019

The warm temperatures and cool trade winds are nice enough, but the evening sunset view at Raymond Torii Field in Waianae is like few other sites. The USA Today has started a national poll for the best home field in the country for prep football, and Waianae’s Torii Field is seeded No. 3. The head-to-head format among 16 teams is underway. Vote for Waianae’s home field here. UPDATE, Wednesday, 9 a.m. Within the past 18 hours, the voting has exploded […]


Q&A: Roosevelt ballhawkers Aalona Monteilh, Shepherd Kekahuna

By Paul Honda on October 15, 2019

One day, Shepherd Kekahuna was visiting the home of a neighbor,. The conversation was about roots. His good friend, Aalona Monteilh, knows his family tree quite well, but as the background went deeper, Kekahuna asked questions. “He was more interested in my family than I am,” Monteilh said. >> CLICK HERE TO READ TODAY’S FEATURE STORY ON THE TWO IN THE HONOLULU STAR-ADVERTISER The two seniors have played major roles in another highly successful season so far for the Roosevelt […]

CLOSING THE BOOK: 2019 Castle Knights

By Jerry Campany on October 14, 2019

2019 RECORD >> 2-7 overall, 2-4 OIA Division I HEAD COACH >> John Hao is 25-26 in five years as a head coach and 10-20 in three seasons at Castle KEY UNDERCLASSMEN IN 2019 >> WR/RB Kala Matthews, 5-4, 180, So.; QB Kila Kaio, 5-8, 130, So.; WR AJ Igafo, 5-7, 150, Jr.; DB Kela Harbottle, 5-4, 140, Jr. CASTLE THROUGH THE YEARS: 1973-2019 HISTORICAL EQUIVALENT 2012 Anuenue Three years after Nelson Maeda was shown the door, nothing much else […]

RANKINGS: Damien’s win over Moanalua shakes up bottom half of Top 10

By Billy Hull on October 14, 2019

For the fourth straight week, the top five spots in the Honolulu Star-Advertiser Football Top 10 remain unchanged. After Campbell at No. 5, all five teams below the Sabers are in a new spot. Damien’s 22-17 win over Moanalua on Friday at Aloha Stadium kept the Monarchs’ season alive. Damien, which will play ‘Iolani a week from Friday for the ILH’s lone berth in the Division I state tournament, has reached the eight-win mark for the second time in three […]

Oahu football statistical leaders: Week 11

By Billy Hull on October 14, 2019

The regular season of prep football on Oahu has come to an end. From now on, only overall statistics will be updated. Here are the final statistical leaders in the Open Division, Division I and Division II. Open Division Passing yards: Jayden de Laura, Saint Louis, 2,419 Passing TD’s: Jayden de Laura, Saint Louis, 24 Rushing yards: Zealand Matagi, Kahuku, 895 Rushing TD’s: Zealand Matagi, Kahuku, 13 Receiving yards: Titus Mokiao-Atimalala, Campbell, 932 Receiving TD’s: Titus Mokiao-Atimalala, Campbell, 14 Division […]

Updated times, dates for OIA football playoffs

By Billy Hull on October 13, 2019

The OIA football playoffs begin this week with three games on Friday and three games on Saturday. All six winners will clinch a berth in their respective state tournaments with the two losers in the OIA Open Division semifinals still alive for a third-place game to determine the final berth in the four-team Open Division state tournament. The losing teams this week in Division I and Division II will have their season come to an end. Schedule is below. The […]