GAME NIGHT 11/23: Kaimuki/Kapaa

Kapaa 35, Kaimuki 28, FINAL

4:34: Game over.

4:33: Kapaa takes a knee with 25 seconds left. Kaimuki timeout.

4:31: Baba Na-O picks up 6 yards and a first down at the 47. 1:00 left. Na-o then gains 8 yards but goes out of bounds, stopping the clock. Then Davis gains 18 yards to the 21.

4:29: Davis gets a first down with a 17-yard run. Warriors ball at their 40. 2:12 to go.

4:27: On third down, Davis goes for an apparent 74-yard TD, but the ball is being brought back due to holding. 2:29 left in game.

4:25: Maiava scrambles and lets one fly, but it is intercepted by Jeffrey Brown. Kapaa ball at its 22. 3:32 to go.

4:24: The Bulldogs face a fourth down and 7 from the Kapaa 24. 3:42 left in fourth quarter.

4:23: Kaimuki’s Blade Pfeiffer Kekoa catches a 22-yard pass to the Bulldogs’ 27.

4:21: Na-o fumbles and Kaimuki’s Sione Taufa recovers. Kaimuki ball at its 29.

4:19: The Warriors line up for a 49-yard field goal, but change the formation before the snap. Then they wait and call timeout.

4:18: Kapaa faces a fourth down and 4 at the Bulldogs’ 32. Kaimuki calls timeout. 5:52 left in fourth quarter.

4:17: It’s third and 9 for Kapaa at the Kaimuki 37. 6:02 left in fourth quarter.

4:16: Kaimuki tries the onside kick, but it is recovered by Kapaa. Warriors ball at the Kaimuki 48.

4:13: Faasoa, a 6 foot 1, 245-pound tight end, catches a 23-yard touchdown pass over the middle. Kawamoto kicks the extra point. KAPAA 35, KAIMUKI 28, 8:05 left in fourth quarter.

4:12: Asuega-Fuala’au marches up the middle 15 yards on a draw pay to the Kapaa 23.

4:09: Kaimuki goes up-tempo. Asuega-Fuala’au gains 9 yards for a first down.

4:07: A Maiava to Faasoa pass over the middle covers 21 yards. Bulldogs ball at their 36.

4:05: Kaimuki takes over at its 20.

4:04: The Warriors get as far as the 28, but two delay penalties push them back and they punt it away.


4:00: Third quarter ends.

3:59: Davis, who already has more than 100 yards rushing, picks up 12 more on a keeper for a first down at the Kaimuki 20.

3:56: Kaiola Lingaton, who is having an outstanding defensive, contributes big-time to the Warriors’ cause with a 39-yard kickoff return to the Kaimuki 36.

3:54: Two plays later, Moananu fakes like he’s going to do an in-route, but goes out and Maiava hits him with a 3-yard touchdown pass. Kawamoto kicks the extra point. KAPAA 35, KAIMUKI 21, 2:06 left in the third quarter.

3:50: A Maiava to Moananu 14-yard pass helps bring the ball to the Kapaa 7.

3:48: A targeting call and a 15-yard Maiava pass to Moananu pushes the Kaimuki ball to the Kapaa 42.

3:43: Davis plans to handoff to Na-o, but keeps it when Na’o falls. He gets about 10 yards and is met by four Kaimuki tacklers, but he he breaks through and keeps going for a 35-yard touchdown. Gonsalves adds the extra point. KAPAA 35, KAIMUKI 14, 4:18 left in third quarter.

3:42: The Warriors get a big help from the Bulldogs on their next drive. A targeting call against Kaimuki on the kickoff puts the Kapaa ball at the Kaimuki 47.

3:39: Kaimuki has some fight left. Faasoa makes a 36-yard catch of a Maiava pass. Then, Maiava unloads a bomb to Kaulana Kaluna for 36 yards. Kaluna avoids two tacklers at the 5 and scurries those 5 yards into the end zone for the 36-yard touchdown. Kawamoto adds the extra point. KAPAA 28, KAIMUKI 14, 5:18 left in third quarter.

3:36: The Bulldogs’ Jonah Faasoa catches an 11-yard pass for a first down to the Kaimuki 37.

3:30: On third down, Davis fakes a handoff and busts through a few tacklers up the middle for an 8-yard touchdown. Davis then passes to Kahale Kaleiohi for the 2-point conversion. KAPAA 28, KAIMUKI 7, 7:42 to go in third quarter.

3:27: Kaimuki errs and the Warriors take advantage, when Maiava throws a pass right into the hands of Kapaa linebacker Jeffrey Brown for an interception.

3:23: On third and 10 from the 15, Davis throws a bullet to Dreyden Iwamoto for a 15-yard touchdown. Gonsalves kicks the extra point. KAPAA 20, KAIMUKI 7, 9:10 left in third quarter.

3:22: Davis fires a quick slant to Gonsalves for a 30-yard gain to the Kaimuki 15.

3:20: Warriors start second half strong. Baba Na-o runs for 19 yards to the Kaimuki 48.


3:00: Second quarter ends.

2:58: The Bulldogs’ Naomas Asuega-Fuala’au gains 9 yards on the ground for a first down. 12 seconds left in the second quarter.

2:55: Kaimuki takes over on its 12 after the punt. 53 seconds left in the second quarter.

2:54: The Warriors get one first down on two short plays. But they face a fourth and 6 from their 48. The punting team comes on.

2:49: Kaimuki is unable to move and will now punt it away from the Kapaa 44.

2:47: A 23-yard punt gives Kaimuki great field position at the Warriors’ 45.

2:45: The Bulldogs are working on changing around the momentum. The Bulldogs’ defense comes up with a stop. The Warriors are about to punt it away from their own 32.

2:41: Maiava fakes a handoff, rolls right and then throws left to the middle of the end zone, where Moananu catches the ball for a 4-yard touchdown. Kurt Kawamoto kicks the extra point. KAPAA 13, KAIMUKI 7, 5:51 to go in second quarter.

2:39: Here come the Bulldogs. Maiava connects with Moananu, despite tight coverage, for 36 yards to the Kapaa 7.

2:36: Koby Moananu catches a 12-yard pass from Maiava, and then the Bulldogs get another first down on Maiava’s 13-yard run. Kaimuki ball at its 46.

2:30: Two plays later, Na-o goes up the middle for 1-yard touchdown run. Gonsalves’ extra-point try goes wide. KAPAA 13, KAIMUKI 0, 11:56 left in second quarter.


2:29: First quarter ends.

2:28: On first down from the 45, Davis breaks free for a 36-yard run to the Kaumuki 9.

2:27: Kaimuki’s drive stalls and they go into punt formation. It’s a fake. Kaulana Kaluna takes the short snap, but is dropped for a loss by Kapaa’s Tylise Sadamiano-Amorin. Kapaa ball at the Bulldogs’ 45

2:20: Koby Moananu catches a 10-yard pass from Jayden Maiava for a first down at the Bulldogs’ 35.

2:17: Touchback. Kaimuki starts at the 20.

2:15: Davis fakes a handoff to Na-O and then runs up the middle for a 1-yard touchdown. Laakea Gonsalves kicks the extra point. KAPAA 7, KAIMUKI 0, 3:48 left in first quarter.

2:14: Davis goes up the middle for 6 yards for a first down and goal at the 2.

2:10: Quarterback Kahanu Davis picks up 15 yards around right end on an option play. Ball is at the Bulldogs’ 12.

2:07: On Kapaa’s first play, Baba Na-O goes up the middle for 14 yards. On the second play, he gets 11. Warriors are moving.

2:06: A tackle for loss and a sack by Kapaa defensive lineman Lambden ends Kaimuki’s drive. A short punt gives the Warriors the ball at its 41.

2:03: The Bulldogs get a break. Warriors called for targeting. Kaimuki ball at the 50.

2:01: Kaimuki receives kick. Kapaa defending makai end zone.


2:00: Kickoff sooner than expected. Two seconds away.

1:51: We are about 15 minutes from kickoff. National anthem coming now.

Series history: Kaimuki leads 2-1
Kaimuki roster
Kapaa roster


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