Seven games with major state tournament implications in most are on tap tonight on Oahu.
Everything you need to know to get you ready for the OIA quarterfinal game between Leilehua and host No. 1 Kahuku can be found in our game preview.
Live updates of the 7:30 p.m. kickoff can be found below.
9:41—No. 1 Kahuku 63, Leilehua 0 Final. Kahuku faces the winner of Saturday’s Mililani-Waianae game next week in the OIA D-I semifinals. Red Raiders clinch a berth in the Open Division state tournament.
9:23—Cameron Renaud took over at quarterback for Kahuku to start the second half. He caps the Red Raiders’ second possession with a 9-yard TD run. PAT good. 63-0.
9:13—Running clock in effect in the second half. Kahuku stops the clock with yet another touchdown. A short punt gives Kahuku the ball at the Leilehua 30 and Ah-Hoy breaks off runs of 19 and 11 yards for a TD. PAT good. Kahuku up 56-0 8:20 Q3.
8:50—Kahuku 40, Leilehua 0 halftime.
8:45—Leilehua punter mishandles the snap and is dropped by Ah-Hoy at the Mules 10. The give the ball to Steven Lombard on four straight plays and he scores from the 1. PAT good. Lead grows to 49-0, 1:10 Q2.
8:36—Kesi Ah-Hoy recovers a pooch kick for Kahuku. A four-play drive ends with Elvis Vakapuna‘s 5-yard TD run. PAT good. Kahuku leads 42-0, 2:40 Q2.
8:29—Maiava’s tipped pass is intercepted by Chris Galaviz. Kaniho answers with a pick on the next play and returns it to the Leilehua 40. After two Brown runs for 22 yards, Maiava connects with Falemalu on an 18-yard TD pass. PAT good. Kahuku’s lead up to 35-0, 4:29 Q2.
8:15—Maiava fakes a handoff and hits Pua Falemalu for 30 yards. Two plays later, Maiava keeps it around the right side for a 25-yard TD run. PAT good. Kahuku up 28-0 11:33 Q2.
8:11—Kahuku 21, Leilehua 0 end first quarter. Red Raiders ball at their 45 to start the second.
8:03—Andres pass on third down is tipped and intercepted by Kaniho, who takes it 33 yards for a touchdown and this time it stands. PAT good. Kahuku up 21-0 3:20 Q1
7:54—Leilehua goes three-and-out and Kekaula Kaniho returns the punt for an apparent touchdown. But it’s called back by an unsportsmanlike conduct penalty. After an incomplete pass. Harmon Brown goes 25 yards on his first carry and 15 on his second for a touchdown. PAT good. Kahuku leads 14-0 4:15 Q1.
7:49—Leilehua’s possession starts with two false starts. Kona Andres completes a short pass to Kaleo Aloha Piceno who turns upfield for an 18-yard gain. Piceno’s run up the middle for a first down is wiped out by a motion penalty. Stokes Nihipali-Botelho runs up to field a short punt and races 64 yards for a touchdown. He adds the PAT and just like that Kahuku leads 7-0, 6:02 Q1.
7:41—KJ Macatiag starts in the backfield and breaks off a 25-yard run on third-and-6. Sol-Jay Maiava completes a 25-yard pass to tight end Sekope Latu to the Leilehua 26. A holding call pushes the Red Raiders back to the 37. After a short run and three incomplete passes, Leilehua takes over on downs. 8:27 Q1.
7:33— Kahuku wins the toss and elects to receive.
6:58 p.m.—Kahuku wins the JV game 41-13 to advance to the OIA semifinals. Varsity coming up in about 25 minutes.