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Colorado offers scholarship to UNLV commit Cameron Friel

By Paul Honda on July 6, 2020

Cameron Friel is more than happy to prepare in the coming year for his destination. The 6-foot-4, 205-pound Kailua quarterback committed to UNLV in mid-May, turning down offers from Navy, San Diego State, Nevada and Fresno State. That hasn’t stopped Colorado, however, which offered the senior-to-be a scholarship on Monday. “It’s kind of a 50-50 for both,” Friel said of Colorado and UNLV. “It’s a good feeling because it’s a Power-5 offer, the Pac-12, but it’s an awkward feeling. Other […]

CLOSING THE BOOK: 2019 Kailua Surfriders

By Jerry Campany on November 3, 2019

2019 TEAM RECORD >> 4-7 Overall, 3-3 OIA Division I HEAD COACH >> Joe “Hauoli” Wong is 20-35 in six seasons as head coach KEY UNDERCLASSMEN IN 2019 >> QB Cameron Friel, 6-4, 205, Jr.; WR Landon Clevenger, 5-11, 185, Jr.; LB Hastings Yee Hoy, 5-9, 185, Jr.; LB Elijah Laufili, 6-2, 225, Jr. KAILUA THROUGH THE YEARS: 1955-2019 HISTORICAL EQUIVALENT: 1996 Kailua The 2019 Kailua Surfriders were a .500 team in everything except wins and losses. Joseph Wong‘s group […]

GAME NIGHT 10/18: Kailua/Moanalua

By Jason Kaneshiro on October 18, 2019

No. 8 Moanalua 21, Kailua 14, FINAL   Moanalua recovers the onside kick and runs out the clock. Friel with three completions to pick up a couple of first downs. He’s sacked on a third down and Kailua takes its final timeout with :26.1 left. Friels hits Clevenger for 33 yards over the middle. After a spike, Friel hits Nainoa Peters, who fumbles at the goal line. Clevenger recovers in the end zone for the TOUCHDOWN. PAT good. :09.3 left. […]


GAME NIGHT 10/12: Kailua/Waipahu

By Paul Honda on October 12, 2019

Waipahu 14, Kailua 12, final BOX SCORE At Masa Yonamine Athletic Complex Kailua (4-6, 3-3) 0 0 0 12 — 12 Waipahu (4-5, 4-2) 0 7 7 0 — 14 WAI—Cody Marques 10 run (Brycen Amorozo kick) WAI—Alfred Failauga 1 run (Amorozo kick) KAI—Koali‘i Kohatsu 6 pass from Cameron Friel (kick failed) KAI—Landon Clevenger 45 pass from Friel (run failed) JV—Waipahu 43, Kailua 22 RUSHING—Kailua: Samson Rasay 1-0, Cameron Friel 6-(-14), Brian-Allen Kamanu 10-35, Raynen Ho-Mook 2-(-7), Lahaina Kane 6-4. […]

After starting season 1-3, Kailua is headed to OIA playoffs

By Christian Shimabuku on October 6, 2019

Kailua was in full control of its destiny entering its senior night contest with Castle. After a 26-21 come-from-behind win over the Knights, the Surfriders are now playoff bound. The road to get one of the four spots in the OIA Division I playoffs wasn’t easy, especially on Saturday night. The Surfriders had to rally from a 21-6 deficit in the second quarter and held the Knights without a point twice in the fourth quarter deep in their own territory. […]

GAME NIGHT 10/5: Castle/Kailua

By Christian Shimabuku on October 5, 2019

Kailua 26, Castle 21, Final ———- 9:29: Kailua takes two knees to run out the clock. 26-21 is your final. Kailua clinches a OIA Division I playoff spot, while Castle is eliminated. What a game. 9:28: Castle turns it over on downs after four straight incompletions. Kailua can run the clock out now with 1:04 left and no Castle timeouts. 9:23: Scratch that. Re-punt after a facemask call, and the SNAP IS FUMBLED. CASTLE HAS THE BALL AT THE KAILUA […]

VIDEO: Damien holds off Kailua to stay within a game of ‘Iolani in the ILH

By Paul Honda on September 28, 2019

Kailua drew first blood, but Damien rallied behind sophomore quarterback Logan Lacio, reliable wide receiver Jarvis Natividad and running back Amo Sulu for a 28-12 win at Aloha Stadium on Friday night. Sulu rushed for 184 yards and a TD on 29 carries for Damien, which remains one game behind ‘Iolani in the ILH Division I standings.