GAME NIGHT 9/8: Roosevelt/Kalaheo

Roosevelt celebrated after its 33-0 win over McKinley to open the OIA Division II season. Photo by Christian Shimabuku/Star-Advertiser.

Head coach: Kui Kahooilihala
Rough Riders roster


Head coach: Darrell Poole
Mustangs roster

Roosevelt 49, Kalaheo 7, 1:48 left fourth quarter
Roosevelt’s Lansen Fung returns an interception 97 yards for a TD. PAT kick failed.

Roosevelt 43, Kalaheo 7, 8:58 left fourth quarter
Roosevelt’s Kekahuna scores on a 29-yard run off a lateral. Kawai Tully-Sabog makes the PAT kick.

Roosevelt 36, Kalaheo 7, 0:26 left third quarter
Roosevelt’s Kekahuna hits Jared Elwin with an 11-yard TD pass. Kukahiwa runs in the 2-point conversion.

Roosevelt 28, Kalaheo 7, 8:17 left third quarter
Roosevelt’s Nicholas Ogata scores from 5 yards out on his first carry of the game. Conversion pass failed.

Roosevelt’s Camacho has 11 rushes for 183 yards and a TD in the first half.

Roosevelt 22, Kalaheo 7, halftime

Roosevelt 22, Kalaheo 7, 1:01 left second quarter
Roosevelt’s Camacho scores on a 13-yard dive play. Kekahuna runs it in on the PAT.

Roosevelt 14, Kalaheo 7, 7:02 left second quarter
Kalaheo’s Jaden Amasiu scores on a 90-yard pass from Justus Neufeldt. Micah Jahnke makes the PAT.

Rooosevelt 14, Kalaheo 0, 10:04 left second quarter

Shastyn Kekahuna scores on a 1-yard quarterback keeper. PAT kick failed.
Score set up by Kukahiwa’s 72-yard run on a dive play.

No completed passes in the first quarter. Combined 3 attempts.

Roosevelt 8, Kalaheo 0, end of first quarter

Roosevelt 8, Kalaheo 0, 1:29 left first quarter
Myka Kukahiwa scores on a 4-yard dive play. Tamaki Iijima runs it in for the 2-point conversion.

Both teams punt on their next posessions.

Both teams turn the ball over on downs on their first possessions.

Game start: 7:24 p.m.

Roosevelt has won the coin toss and will receive.


NOTES: Roosevelt won last year’s game, Kalaheo hasn’t lost two in a row to the Rough Riders since 2012-13. Kalaheo is 6-0-1 when it has a rusher gain more than 100 yards against Roosevelt.

Top performances in the series:
Kalaheo passing vs. Roosevelt: Tommy Capllonch with 264 in 2015
Kalaheo rushing vs. Roosevelt: William Cosier with 153 in 1982
Kalaheo receiving vs. Roosevelt: Aric Larsen with 127 in 1991.
Roosevelt passing vs. Kalaheo: Chris Mols with 313 in 2001
Roosevelt rushing vs. Kalaheo: Paul Gusman with 150 in 1999
Roosevelt receiving vs. Kalaheo: Corey Higa with 137 in 2001


  1. Tina September 9, 2017 1:12 am

    Congratulations coach Kui and players!! Keep working hard! Happy for you all! Go Rough Riders!!!!

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