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Waianae’s Nainoa Machado sets school record in receiving yards against No. 1 Saint Louis

By Nick Abramo on October 12, 2019

The season ended with some fireworks for Waianae. As some people around the island suspected, the finale Friday was not a dud, even if it also wasn’t a victory. The Seariders (1-8, 0-5 OIA Open) competed and dragged No. 1 Saint Louis in the mud more than a little bit at their home, Raymond Torii Field. Waianae dropped a 56-26 game. In one regard, that’s a blowout. In another, that’s a mighty effort against a team full of superstar players […]

GAME NIGHT 10/11: Saint Louis/Waianae

By Nick Abramo on October 11, 2019

No. 1 Saint Louis 56, Waianae 26, FINAL 10:47: Neither team scores in fourth quarter. Game over. —————- 10:22: Third quarter ends. 10:22: The Crusaders get the ball back on a fumble recovery of their own. 10:20: Waianae has a chance to tighten it up even more after a fumble recovery at its 45. 10:17: Running clock no longer in play. 10:16: The Seariders march 65 yards for a touchdown. It’s capped by Kaloi-English’s 12-yard TD pass to Kaai Tambaoan-Kaeo. […]

VIDEO: Kamehameha coach Abu Ma‘afala and Waianae RB Kolu Quisquirin-Sabagala

By Paul Honda on October 5, 2019

Kamehameha coach Abu Ma‘afala chats about his team’s resilience in a 20-15 win over Waianae. The Seariders got a school-record 247 yards, plus two touchdowns, on a whopping 46 carries by sophomore Kolu Quisquirin-Sabagala. (Update: A 3-yard carry by Quisquirin-Sabagala was incorrectly attributed to another Waianae player. Quisquirin-Sabagala’s corrected rushing totals are 47 attempts, 250 yards.)

Waianae’s Kolu Quisquirin-Sabagala gets nearly 50 touches in narrow loss

By Paul Honda on October 4, 2019

(Update: Kolu Quisquirin-Sabagala’s rushing totals have been corrected to 47 attempts and 250 yards. A 3-yard carry by Quisquirin-Sabagala on a fake punt run was incorrectly attributed to Kealii McLeod. Along with three receptions for 60 yards, Quisquirin-Sabagala actually did have 50 touches in this game.) He ran like a bruiser. He ran like a man. He ran, for the most part, like his favorite player, Saquon Barkley of the New York Giants. But Kolu Quisquirin-Sabagala is a just a […]

GAME NIGHT 10/4: Kamehameha/Waianae

By Paul Honda on October 4, 2019

(Update: The rushing totals for Kolu Quisquirin-Sabagala have been corrected to account for a 3-yard rush on a fake punt in the first quarter. That had incorrectly been attributed to Kealii McLeod. Quisquirin-Sabagala’s rushing totals are 47 attempts, 250 yards.) Kamehameha 20, Waianae 15 BOX SCORE At Raymond Torii Field Kamehameha (3-5, 2-5) 0 7 7 6 — 20 Waianae (1-7, 0-5) 0 6 6 3 — 15 KS—Kawika Clemente 40 pass from Jonah Yuen (Preston Rezentes kick) WAI—Kolu Quisquirin-Sabagala […]

Govs start playing ‘Farrington football’ to come back on Waianae

By Kyle Sakamoto on September 28, 2019

Farrington played a lackluster first half Friday against Waianae, so Governors coach Daniel Sanchez wanted his team to go back to playing “Farrington football” in the second half. He didn’t elaborated on what it meant, but linebacker TJ Paleafei filled in the blanks. “Just executing every play and going hard,” Paleafei said. Raymond Millare had 21 rushes for 123 yards and a go-ahead touchdown in the fourth quarter and the Governors scored all their points in the second half for […]

GAME NIGHT 9/27: Waianae/Farrington

By Kyle Sakamoto on September 27, 2019

Farrington 19, Waianae 14  (final)———- Farrington wins the coin toss and will receive. Game start: 8:20 p.m. First Quarter Farrington punts. Waianae punts. Couple of 3-and-outs to start the game. Farrington punts. Waianae punts. Still looking for a. first down. Farrington picks up a first down, but has to punt. Waianae scores on a 54-yard run by Alvin Quisquirin-Sabagala. Joshua Centeno-Cid kick makes the PAT kick. Waianae 7, Farrington 0 (0:59 left). Waianae’s Angus Ramaila intercepts a pass and returns the ball […]

No. 5 Campbell thwarts Waianae’s spirited ambush attempt

By Nick Abramo on September 21, 2019

Scuffling along through a difficult season, a proud Waianae football team rose up and took aim at knocking off No. 5 Campbell on Saturday night. Staggered early in the contest in Ewa Beach, the Seariders responded resoundingly and landed some big blows before bowing out 41-31. Had it not been for Campbell’s finely-tuned offense, an upset could have been there for the taking. Titus Mokiao-Atimalala, the Sabers’ whiz-kid receiver, did some serious damage to Waianae’s chances. It was the Campbell […]