On this date in 2002, Castle won its first OIA championship since 1945.
The Knights shut out surprised rival Kailua 25-0 at Aloha Stadium. Castle lost 20-0 in the regular season meeting with the Surfriders.
Jared Suzui gave Castle all the points they needed on an 82-yard punt return in the second quarter. The defense made it hold up and added on with an interception return for a touchdown by Antone Watanabe and a blocked field goal return by Ikaika Ho. Ethan Gonsalves added a field goal.
Castle attempted only two passes, both of them falling incomplete.