BYU offers Punahou freshman Kaumatule

Noah-Falcon Kaumatule is a freshman at Punahou and he is also the recipient of a football scholarship offer from BYU, according to Rivals.com.

Kaumatule, who is listed on the Rivals.com website as 6 feet 8 and 220 pounds, is expected to make the jump from the Buffanblu JV team to varsity next fall.


Kaumatule is the brother of former Buffanblu standout defensive end Canton Kaumatule, who played eight games as a freshman for Oregon in 2015. The bigger brother, who was part of Punahou’s Division I state championship team in 2013, is 6 feet 7 and 295 pounds.


Noah-Falcon Kaumatule, who plays tight end and linebacker and is scheduled to graduate in 2019, played for the Punahou varsity basketball team in a 38-35 win over ‘Iolani on Wednesday night.

COMMENTS

  1. Mahatma Gandhi January 28, 2016 3:15 am

    Hey Nick, what happened to the older Brother Luke Kaumatule who just finished his eligibility at Stanford? I never saw him play while there. Anyways, no way should a freshman be offered. Not offer until the summer before their senior year. I think the father is Soakai Soaki, former Radford OIA All-Star center.


  2. Harvey January 28, 2016 8:12 am

    My understanding is that Luke has one year of eligibility remaining and will play while persuing his Masters at Stanford. He’s been hurt a lot but appears to have made good use of his scholarship.


  3. Old School Cougar January 28, 2016 1:57 pm

    Luke is a great kid. I know the family and all of the boys are so respectful. They tried Luke at TE.


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