No. 5 Punahou 40, Farrington 14, final
9:51: Game ends with an injury with 2:07 remaining.
9:42: Two punts later and Farrington has the ball back at its 15.
9:33: Horn comes in to kick a 32-yard field goal for the Buffanblu. PUNAHOU 40, FARRINGTON 14, 6:40 left in game.
9:32: Kobe Muasau in at QB for Punahou.
9:31: Kennedy Freeman recovers a Farrington fumble at the Govs’ 15.
9:26: Punahou marches 68 yards for another TD capped on Brady’s 2-yard pass to Dancil-Evans. Quinn Maretzki adds the extra point. PUNAHOU 37, FARRINGTON 14, 8:29 left in game.
9:15: Third quarter ends.
9:13: It’s fourth down and 9 for Farrington from the Punahou 31.
9:11: Kepa is piling up the kick-return yardage. He runs one back 54 yards to the Punahou 42. Farrington starts at the 32 after a holding penalty on the Buffanblu.
9:07: Brady hooks up with Kanoa Kalahiki for a 47-yard gain to the Farrington 25. Two plays later Brady throws a bullet over the middle to Falatea for an 8-yard touchdown. Horn adds the extra point. PUNAHOU 30, FARRINGTON 14, 1:34 left in the third quarter.
9:04: After tackles for loss by Punahou’s Jonah Henry and Legend Matautia, Farrington will be punting.
9:02: Terrell coughs up the ball and Farrington’s Leroy Miller recovers at the Govs’ 30.
9:01: A steady rain is falling.
8:58: Eldredge makes an 18-yard catch from Brady to the Buffanblu 43.
8:54: Govs have a fourth down and 1 from their 29 and will be punting.
8:52: Afe-Alaivanu keeps it and goes to the left for a 9-yard pickup and a first down at the the Govs. 20.
8:46: Brady hits Eldredge cutting across the middle in stride for a 43-yard touchdown. Horn misses the extra point wide left after a bad snap/hold. PUNAHOU 23, FARRINGTON 14 10:13 left in third quarter.
8:44: Sitiveni Kaufusi rushes for 15 yards for Punahou, bringing the ball to its 32.
8:41: On the next play, Millare goes up the middle for a 2-yard TD. Cabuco adds the extra point. PUNAHOU 17, FARRINGTON 7, 11:41 left in third quarter.
8:39: Treshawn Kepa runs the kick back 97 yards — all the way to the Punahou 2.
8:36: Horn’s second-half kick goes OB near the end zone. Buffanblu will rekick.
Some halftime stats:
>> Brady is 11-for-34 for 133 yards and a TD.
>> Afe Alaivanu is 9-for-15 for 45 yards.
>> Terrell has rushed for 89 yards on 12 carries.
>> Total scrimmage yards–Punahou 223 (90 rush 133 pass); Farrington 118 (73 rush, 45 pass)
8:16: It’s fourth down and 10 from the Farrington 39. Only 7 seconds before the half. Brady’s pass falls incomplete. Farrington ball.
8:14: Punahou has a fourth down and 5 at the 50 with 27 seconds to go before halftime. The Buffanblu are going for it. Brady completes an 11-yard pass to Falatea to the Govs’ 39.
8:11: The Buffanblu get the ball back at their 30 and a pass-interference penalty against Farrington brings it up to the 45.
8:08: It’s fourth down and 7 for Farrington with 0:58 to go before halftime. Punahou calls timeout before the Govs’ planned punt.
8:06: The Buffanblu go for it on fourth down and 14 from the 24 but Brady’s pass falls incomplete.
8:02: An apparent Brady to Falatea 19-yard touchdown is called back because Falatea stepped out of bounds before making the catch in the end zone.
8:00: Falatea catches an 18-yard Brady pass, Moku Dancil-Evans takes a Brady pass for 21 yards to the Farrington 20. Just 1:48 to go before halftime.
7:57: Brady completes a 17-yard pass to Eldredge to the Buffanblu 41.
7:52: Afe-Alaivanu hurdles a Punahou defender and gains 9 yards, but the Govs face a third and 4. A pass play gains just 1 yard on third down, so Farrington is punting.
7:49: Afe-Alaivanu is stopped for a 1-yard gain on a third and 2. Farrington is short by about 5 inches. The Govs are going for it. Afe-Alaivanu sneaks for a yard and gets the first down.
7:45: Starting at the 9 Millare sweeps right for a 14-yard gain to the Govs’ 23.
7:43: Farrington’s defense holds and the Buffanblu punt.
7:36: Afe-Alaivanu runs up the middle for 10 yards and a first down but Farrington bogs down and punts.
7:34: First quarter ends.
7:30: The Buffanblu bog down a bit on an offensive pass interference penalty, but Horn comes in to kick a 47-yard field goal. PUNAHOU 17, FARRINGTON 7, 0:19 left in first quarter.
7:27: Marist Liufau strips the ball from Afe-Alaivanu and teammate Hiram deFries-Soronitman recovers at the Farrington 15.
7:22: EJ Liua catches a 17-yard pass from Afe-Alaivanu to the Govs’ 37.
7:19: Brady finds Koa Eldredge down the right sideline in the end zone for a 20-yard touchdown. Horn makes the extra-point kick. PUNAHOU 14, FARRINGTON 7, 2:56 left in first quarter.
7:15: Terrell is at it again. He takes a draw play up the middle for 18 yards to the Farrington 22.
7:14: After the punt, Farrington is called for a personal foul. The Buffanblu start at the Govs’ 40.
7:10: Three incomplete Afe-Alaivanu passes brings up fourth down for the Govs. They are punting.
7:08: Brady scores on a 1-yard sneak. Horn kicks the extra point. FARRINGTON 7, PUNAHOU 7, 4:25 left in the first quarter.
7:06: Punahou has a third and goal at the 1 after a Brady 6-yard pass to Terrell.
7:04: Terrell picks up 16 and then 31 yards, and then he gains 3 yards on a third and 1 to move the ball to the Farrington 7.
7:01: Terrell picks up 10 yards and a first down to the Farrington 30.
6:58: Three plays later, speedy running back Raymond Millare takes a pitch and goes 47 yards around right end for a touchdown. Andre Elijah Juan Cabuco makes the extra-point kick. FARRINGTON 7, PUNAHOU 0, 6:28 left in first quarter.
6:55: Farrington benefits from a roughing-the-kicker penalty on Punahou. First down at the Farrington 44.
6:53: Govs get just 8 yards in three plays and will be punting.
6:52: Chris Afe-Alaivanu is in at QB for the Governors.
6:50: Punahou faces a fourth and 11 at the 28. Tim Horn comes in and his 45-yard field goal attempt goes wide right and falls short.
6:48: Kanoa Kalahiki catches an 18-yard pass from Brady. Vincent Terrell runs for 12 yards. Ball is at the Farrington 27.
6:45: Hugh Brady in at QB for the Buffanblu.
6:44: Punahou is receiving the kick. The Govs are defending the south end zone.
Conditions here at Skippa Diaz Stadium are perfect. Clear sky, no rain clouds visible, a slight breeze 5-10 mph. The field is now covered by shade. We are 10 minutes from kickoff.