Mililani’s Bam Amina has been named a 2020 Polynesian Bowl All Star.
Amina, a 6-foot-1, 200-pound middle linebacker, is playing with the Trojans after spending his sophomore season at Kapolei and his junior year at Bishop Gorman.
Amina touts 20 offers, including 11 from D-I FBS schools: Air Force, Army, Colorado State, Hawaii, Navy, Nevada, New Mexico, San Diego State, San Jose State, UNLV, Utah State.
Amina is the 17th player currently enrolled in high school in Hawaii selected to the game, joining teammate Shane Kady and Muelu Iosefa, Saint Louis linebackers Jordan Botelho and Nick Herbig and defensive tackle Stanley McKenzie, Punahou defensive back Alaka’i Gilman and offensive lineman Solatoa Moea’i, Saint Louis receivers Roman Wilson and Matt Sykes, Kahuku offensive lineman Micah Soliai Howlett, Farrington offensive lineman Faaope Laloulu, Saint Louis quarterback Jayden de Laura and safety Kamo’i Latu, Waipahu running back Alfred Failauga, Campbell two-way standout Tamatoa Mokiao-Atimalala and Kapolei defensive end Maceal Afaese.
Two more players from Hawaii will be announced next Thursday on Hawaii Prep World.
The 2020 Polynesian Bowl will take place Saturday, Jan. 18, at Aloha Stadium featuring 100 of the best high school football players in the country. The majority of the players will be of Polynesian ancestry.
For a current list of players selected to the game, click here.