GAME NIGHT 10/13: Roosevelt/Waipahu

Kaimuki's Chezz Ramos-Diaz was sandwiched by Roosevelt's Zach Hamasaki, left, and Sean Matsumoto during first-half action of the 2007 OIA White Division Championship game. This was the last time the Rough Riders played an OIA playoff game. Honolulu Star-Bulletin photo by Jamm Aquino.

Roosevelt plays in its first OIA playoff game since the 2007 OIA White championship game at Waipahu. The Marauders beat the Rough Riders, 35-8, during the regular season.

Top performances in the series:
Roosevelt passing vs. Waipahu: Aaron Ho with 251 yards in 1994
Roosevelt rushing vs. Waipahu: Ranson Tuitama with 184 yards in 2007
Roosevelt receiving vs. Waipahu: Corey Higa with 112 yards in 2001
Waipahu passing vs. Roosevelt: Braden Amarozo with 228 yards in 2016
Waipahu rushing vs. Roosevelt: Keo Palimoo with 179 yards in 2006
Waipahu receiving vs. Roosevelt: Isaac Yamashita with 135 yards in 2016

Head coach: Kui Kahooilihala
Rough Riders roster


Head coach: Bryson Carvalho
Marauders roster

Waipahu 38, Roosevelt 0, 2:59 left fourth quarter
Failauga scores on a 2-yard run. Amorozo makes the PAT.

Waipahu 31, Roosevelt 0, 7:59 left fourth quarter
Saxon Tote catces a 38-yard touchdown pass from Amorozo. Amorozo makes the PAT.

Waipahu 24, Roosevelt 0, 10:08 left fourth quarter
Branson Jay Reyes catches a 27-yard scoring pass from Amorozo. Amorozo makes the PAT.

Waipahu 17, Roosevelt 0, end of third quarter

Waipahu 17, Roosevelt 0, 2:32 left third quarter
Alika Ahsing catches a 21-yard touchdown pass from Amorozo. Failauga runs it in on the PAT.

Waipahu 9, Roosevelt 0, end first half

Waipahu 9, Roosevelt 0, 2;23 left second quarter
Braden Amorozo makes a 31-yard field goal.

Waipahu 6, Roosevelt 0, end of first quarter

Waipahu 6, Roosevelt 0, 4:30 left first quarter
Alfred Failauga scores on a 4-yard run off the left side. PAT kick fails.

Game start time: 7:45 p.m.

Waipahu won the coin toss and deferred until the second half.




  1. Mark Hee October 13, 2017 11:19 pm

    Marcus Hee , SS, Roosevelt. 15 tackles 1 int.

  2. Mark Hee October 13, 2017 11:23 pm

    Marcus Hee, SS, Roosevelt,
    15 tackles & 1 int.

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