Kahuku’s Emerson selected to Polynesian Bowl

Kahuku safety Nalu Emerson, who has also played linebacker this season, has been selected a Polynesian Bowl All Star.

Emerson, who is 6-foot-1 and 180 pounds, holds D-I scholarship offers from Navy, Hawaii and UNLV.

Emerson is the fifth Kahuku player selected to the game, joining LB Miki Ah You (injured), OL Enokk Vimahi, TE Ethan Erickson and DE Tausili Fiatoa.

The 2019 Polynesian Bowl will take place Saturday, Jan. 19.

A total of 24 players currently at Hawaii high schools have been invited to play in the game. The final two selections from Hawaii will be announced next Thursday on Hawaii Prep World.

Here is a list of the players from Hawaii high schools selected:

Miki Ah You, LB, Kahuku
Tupu Alualu, DT, Moanalua
Hoku Arias, LB, Kamehameha
Kupono Blake, DT, Kamehameha
Julius Buelow, OL, Kapolei
Duke Clemens, OL, Punahou
Nalu Emerson, S, Kahuku
Ethan Erickson, TE, Kahuku
Tamatoa Falatea, WR, Punahou
Leif Fautanu, OL, Pac-Five
Tausili Fiatoa, DE, Kahuku
Dillon Gabriel, QB, Mililani
Gino Quinones, DT, Saint Louis
Timothy Horn, K, Punahou
Marist Liufau, DB, Punahou
Kaulana Makaula, DB, Punahou
Arasi Mose, OL, Saint Louis
Darius Muasau, LB, Mililani
Sama Paama, DT, Kaimuki
Lokahi Pauole, OL, Kamehameha
Maninoa Tufono, LB, Punahou
Faatui Tuitele, DL, Saint Louis
Elijah Unutoa, OL, Kapaa
Enokk Vimahi, OL, Kahuku


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