Savai‘i Eselu is the new football head coach at Moanalua, according to the Moanalua athletics Twitter account.
The account administrator tweeted: “Welcome new head football coach alumni Savai’i Eselu … MENE RESPECT ABOUT TO BE EARNED.”
Eselu is a former Na Menehune tight end who played college football at Cal. He graduated from Moanalua in 2007.
Former Hawaii football assistant Dennis McKnight was also a candidate for the job, and he is also expected to be a candidate for the open Kamehameha football job. He spent last season as a Warriors assistant at the Kapalama campus.
Eselu takes over for Jason Cauley, who moved back to Alabama after two years as Moanalua’s head coach.