No. 6 Hilo 20, No. 7 ‘Iolani 17, FINAL
— Jason Kaneshiro (@jasonkaneshiro) November 30, 2019
6:44: Hilo’s Keanu Keolanui hits a 55-yard field goal that bounced off the crossbar and went through the uprights with no time remaining. Vikings win 20-17.
6:43: After a catch by Haasenritter, Keolanui comes in to attempt a 55-yard field goal.
6:40: The Raiders can’t move and punt it away with 20 seconds left on regulation clock. Hilo has the ball at the 50 with 8 seconds to go. Overtime is likely.
6:38: Two plays later, Haasenritter takes a wildcat snap from the ‘Iolani 14, but is hit by Pei (who the encroachment penalty; ‘Iolani’s first penalty of the game, by the way) and he fumbles. The ball is recovered by ‘Iolani’s Joshua Miyazawa at the Raiders’ 9.
6:36: Encroachment on ‘Iolani gives Hilo a first down at the 18.
6:34: A false-start penalty makes it third and 6. Silva gets 4 yards back. It’s fourth down and 2 from the 23. 1:21 to go in fourth quarter.
6:33: Silva goes up the middle for 9 yards to the ‘Iolani 22. 1:44 left in fourth quarter. It’s third and 1.
6:31: On third down and 4, Silva goes up the middle for 11 yards and a first down at the ‘Iolani 31. 2:29 left in fourth quarter.
6:30: Ogata keeps his feet in bounds on a high catch from Miyasato for 13 yards. Hilo ball at the ‘Iolani 48. 3:55 remaining in fourth quarter.
6:28: Haasenritter catches a 16-yard pass from Miyasato to the VIkings’ 36.
6:26: In comes Manuel to attempt a 45-yard field goal. He kicks it wide left. Score still tied at 17-all. 4:52 left in fourth quarter.
6:25: The Raiders face a fourth down and 10 from the Hilo 28.
6:23: A 10-yard completion from Chong to Noah Gaudi and a 15-yard facemask penalty on Hilo brings the ball to the Hilo 28.
6:21: A personal foul against Hilo awards ‘Iolani a first down instead of putting the Raiders in a fourth-down, punting situation.
6:19: Hilo is putting on a relentless pass rush. ‘Iolani has pretty much abandoned the running game.
6:14: The Vikings start on their 17. On second down, Miyasato finds Ogata down the left sideline and he finds some room for a 78-yard catch and run touchdown. Keolanui kicks the extra point. ‘IOLANI 17, HILO 17, 7:10 left in fourth quarter.
6:11: On a third-down for ‘Iolani, Silva blasts in to sack Chong. The Raiders get a 70-yard punt from Manuel.
6:09: Lanakila Pei storms in to drop Silva for a loss. Hilo faces a fourth down and 4. The Vikings punt. Raiders ball at their 13.
6:05: Third quarter ends.
6:04: Hilo starts at its 35. Silva rushes for 8 yards twice in a row to the ‘Iolani 49.
6:02: The Raiders start at their 23, but go three and out and will be punting.
5:59: Haasenritter takes a wildcat snap and bursts up the middle for a 6-yard touchdown. The Hilo side (helped by some arriving Kahuku fans) make a loud roar. Keolanui kicks the extra point. ‘IOLANI 17, HILO 10, 1:40 left in the third quarter.
5:57: Miyasato hits Haasenritter for 11 yards and Tiagangco for 29 yards to the ‘Iolani 6.
5:56: A long Miyasato pass intended for Haasenritter appears to be on the money, but it is knocked down by the Raiders’ Trevor Kan.
5:53: After one first down, ‘Iolani fumbles and Hilo’s Kalen White recovers. Vikings ball at the Raiders’ 47.
5:48: Hilo’s second possession of the second half ends in a second punt of the half. ‘Iolani ball at its 30.
5:44: We’re getting word that Pei’s 94-yard punt-return touchdown to end the first half is the longest in state tournmament history, all divisions.
5:43: The Raiders bog down and will be punting.
5:38: Vikings, who got as far as the ‘Iolani 30, face a third down and long. Miyasato is sacked by the Raiders’ Joshua Miyazawa.
5:37: Silva runs for 30 yards and then Tiagangco catches a 14-yard pass from Miyasato.
5:35: The Vikings’ Ogata runs the second-half kickoff all the way to the Hilo 44.
5:16: Lanakila Pei fields the punt at the 6, picks up a block on the left side, gets to the outside and puts the burners on for a 94-yard touchdown. Manuel kicks the extra point. ‘IOLANI 17, HILO 3, 0:00 left in second quarter.
5:14: The Vikings will be punting from the ‘Iolani 45. 0:25 left in the second quarter.
5:12: ‘Iolani’s KC Bell sacks Miyasato for 14 yards, but the Vikings dig out of a hole when Miyasato connects with Kilohana Haasenritter for 34 yards to the ‘Iolani 45.
5:10: Eventually the Raiders’ drive bogs down and they punt it away. Hilo ball at its 37.
5:07: The Vikings’ defense steps up for a three-down stop, but a roughing the passer penalty keeps an ‘Iolani drive going.
5:03: Keanu Keolanui comes in and kicks a 47-yard field goal. ‘IOLANI 10, HILO 3, 5:30 left in second quarter.
5:02: A Molina sack for ‘Iolani slows the Vikings down. They face fourth down and 14 from the 26.
5:00: Tiagangco catches a 14-yard Miyasato pass to the ‘Iolani 22.
4:57: The Hilo passing game is coming alive. Miyasato hits Guyson Ogata for 13 yards and then for 29 yards to the ‘Iolani 39.
4:54: Kaimi Tiagangco is open on the right side on a skinny slant. Quarterback Kyan Miyasato fires it, but Tiagangco can’t hold on. Otherwise, he may have been gone for a TD.
4:53: On third and 1 for Hilo, Lyle Silva rushes for 4 yards to the 23. First and 10.
4:51: ‘Iolani goes three and out and punts. On the return, Hilo is called for an illegal block. Vikings start at their 11.
First quarter ends
4:44: The Vikings go three and out and will be punting.
4:40: The Raiders push it to the 7 for a first down and then two plays later, Chong fakes a handoff to Hedani and takes it himself into the end zone from 2 yards out. Manuel kicks the extra point. ‘IOLANI 10, HILO 0, 0:41 left in first quarter.
4:33: ‘Iolani starts at the 50. An 11-yard Chong to Carter Kamana pass and a Brody Logan Bantolina run up the middle for 17 yards brings the ball to the Hilo 17.
4:31: Hilo’s third possession ends in a third punt.
4:25: On fourth and 7 from the Hilo 27, the Raiders opt for a field-goal attempt. Manuel comes in to kick a 45-yarder. ‘IOLANI 3, HILO 0, 6:17 left in first quarter.
4:22: A sack by ‘Iolani’s Shayden Molina brings up fourth down. Hilo’s short punt goes out of bounds at the 30. ‘Iolani ball. First and 10.
4:21: The Vikings are trying to get out of a deep hole — at the 5.
4:19: The Raiders can’t get a first down and punt it away.
4:18: Hilo’s Kainalu Lewis sacks Chong for an 11-yard loss to the Hilo 49.
4:16: Chong hits Wailoa Manuel with a 30-yard pass down the right sideline for 30 yards to the Raiders’ 32. A 15-yard Hilo penalty brings it to the Vikings’ 43.
4:15: Hilo goes nowhere on three downs from its 49. ‘Iolani’s Lanakila Pei knocks down one pass. Hilo punts.
4:11: A second-down play by the Raiders goes from Jonah Chong to Brock Hedani for 22 yards. But Hedani fumbles and it’s recovered by Mana Price.
4:08: ‘Iolani will be receiving the kick. Hilo is defending the North end zone.
3:45: There are 22 minutes left on the pregame clock, so it will start a little bit past the 4 p.m. start time.
3:44: Lahainaluna won its fourth straight D-II state championship in the early game of the tripleheader, 21-10. Joshua Tihada rushed for an all-division state-record 310 yards in that one.