Kaiser wins coin toss for top seed in OIA playoffs

Kaiser's Aaron Rivas headed the ball during the second half of a 1-1 tie against Kalani. The Cougars and Falcons both finished 9-0-1 in OIA play, but Kaiser won a coin toss for the No. 1 seed out of the East in the playoffs. Photo by Cindy Ellen Russell/Star-Advertiser.

Kaiser won a coin toss with Kalani and will be the No. 1 seed out of the East in the OIA boys soccer playoffs beginning Jan. 29.

The Cougars and Falcons finished with an identical 9-0-1 record in the regular season and played to a 1-1 tie last Wednesday. Kaiser will host the winner between Waianae and Castle in the quarterfinals on Jan. 30 while the Falcons will play the winner between Pearl City and Kailua at Mililani at 5:30 p.m on the same day.

The Trojans are the top seed out of the West after finishing the regular season 9-0-1.

Kaiser and Kalani each gave up only one goal (to each other) during the entire regular season. Mililani and Kapolei, the No. 2 seed out of the West, allowed two goals all season.

The complete playoff schedule is below.

OIA Playoffs

Updated: Feb. 3
First round
1/29Roosevelt*CampbellCamp, 3-1
1/29Pearl CityKailuaPC, 2-0
1/29MoanaluaLeilehuaMoan, 3-0
1/29Waianae**CastleCast, 2-1
1/30MililaniCampbellMil, 6-2
1/30Kalani***Pearl CityKaln, 1-0
1/30Kapolei****MoanaluaMoan, 1-0
1/30KaiserCastleKais, 3-0
Consolation semifinals — At Pearl City
1/31CampbellPearl CityPC, 2-0
1/31KapoleiCastleKapo, 5-1
Semifinals — At Kapolei
2/1MililaniKalaniKaln, 1-0
2/1MoanaluaKaiserKais, 3-0
Fifth place — At Pearl City
2/2Pearl CityKapoleiPC, 2-1
Third place — At Pearl City
2/2MililaniMoanaluaMil, 3-0
Championship — At Kapolei
2/3KalaniKaiserKaln 1-0 (2 OT)
First round — At Waialua
1/31WaialuaFarringtonWail, 3-2
1/31McKinleyAieaMcK, 3-0
Semifinals — At Waipahu
2/1WaipahuMcKinleyMcK, 2-1
Third place — At Kapolei
2/3WaipahuWaialuaWaip, 4-2
Championship — At Kapolei
2/3McKinleyKalaheoMcK, 3-2 (6-5 PKs)
* — @ Pearl City
** — @ Moanalua
*** — @ Mililani
**** — @ Kaiser


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