New Kahuku football coach Vavae Tata has his new staff in place, he confirmed Monday.
Former Saint Louis and University of Hawaii quarterback John Hao is the offensive coordinator.
Gerald Welch, another former Crusader and Rainbow Warrior, will coach the wide receivers.
Tata, a former UCLA defensive end, will double up as the defensive coordinator.
The new Red Raiders staff is listed below.
>> Offensive coordinator: John Hao
>> Offensive line: Makoa Freitas
>> Offensive line: Peni Holakeituai
>> Tight ends/offensive line: David Vimahi
>> Tight ends: Ernest Aliksa
>> Running backs: Junior Mataafa
>> Wide receivers: Gerald Welch
>> Wide receivers: Loga Fonoimoana
>> Head coach and defensive coordinator: Vavae Tata
>> Defensive line: Paulo Kamakeeaina
>> Middle linebackers: Lesa Maiava
>> Outside linebackers: Aofaga “Al” Wily Sr.
>> Safeties: Keala Santiago Sr.
>> Cornerbacks: Les Kekahuna (volunteer)