GAME NIGHT 9/23: Radford/Aiea

Radford defensive back Jonah Soakai tackled Moanalua's Brandon Bender in a game. Bruce Asato / Honolulu Star-Advertiser.
Radford defensive back Jonah Soakai tackled Moanalua’s Brandon Bender in a game. Bruce Asato / Honolulu Star-Advertiser.

Are you ready for a whirlwind of football? TEN, yes TEN games scheduled for Friday night on Oahu. We will do our very best to keep you covered.

It’s an elimination game in the OIA Blue as Radford (0-6, 0-5) needs a win to avoid playoff elimination at Aiea (2-4, 2-3). The Rams would settle for their first offensive touchdown of the season. Radford has been shut out in three consecutive games. Aiea debuted Ty Matsunami at quarterback last week in a win over Kaiser.

HISTORY: Radford leads the series 26-16 since 1968, but this is the first meeting between the schools since 2011. Aiea is 15-6 against Radford in the last 21 meetings after going 1-20 in 21 meetings before that.

Live updates of the 7:30 p.m. kickoff to follow below:

10:04 p.m.: Aiea scored, Isaiah Ripley 5 yard run (kick failed). 40-0 Aiea. Running clock.

9:48 p.m.: Sam Okamoto 13 yard pass from Kato (Kim Choy-Keb-Ah Lo kick). 1:52 left in the third.

9:24 p.m.: Kim Choy-Keb-Ah Lo 58 yard pass from Kato (Kato kick), 6:59 left in the third

9:13 p.m.: All three of Radford’s scores this year have some on special teams.

8:59 p.m.: And your fun fact is…The two teams have combined for 8 turnovers
Aiea has three interceptions
Radford has four interceptions and a fumble

8:40 p.m.: AIEA: Bronson Nekomoto 40 yard interception return (kick failed)
3:19 left in the half. Aiea 20-0

8:35 p.m.: Aiea’s Kim Choy-Keb-Ah Lo 15 yard pass from Zelius Maae-Liupaano (Kato kick)

8:27 p.m.: Radford has thrown three interceptions already.

8:17 p.m.: Kame Kim Choy-Keb Lo 35 yard interception return. (Kobe Kato kick)
50.4 left in the first quarter

7:45 p.m.: It looks like the original starting QB for Aiea is warming up tonight, Zelius Maae-Liupaano

7:21 p.m.: Radford dominated the JV game 41-20.


  1. Checkyoself September 23, 2016 1:06 pm

    Aiea 35-7 Radford

  2. TChahng September 23, 2016 4:28 pm

    Aiea 28 – 0 Radford

  3. "UNITY=STRENGHT" September 23, 2016 8:42 pm

    Kinda BooK-BooK tonight Yeah the pink couldn’t be on white jerseys any way for a good cause!!!:)

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