The road ahead in the home for the Big Island’s NCAA representative, UH-Hilo looks a bit overcast these days.
At least one opposing coach saw Pahoa defensive lineman Kealen Kamakeeaina, No. 10 in green in white, as a throwback from a slightly more dignified era, and in more ways than one.
The hallmark play of the BIIF eight-man football season came in the simplest form: Buddy Flores took the snap from center, put his head down, followed his blockers and bulldozed his way to the end zone.
3:54m p,You can hardly get through a day on the Big Island without mentioning, or overhearing someone else make an ohana reference. It’s who we are here, maybe the central core of the island culture.
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JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — If the Tennessee Titans make the playoffs, they won’t have quarterback Marcus Mariota.
HONOLULU — Dru Brown threw for 274 yards and four touchdowns and Hawaii overcame an early deficit to beat Middle Tennessee 52-35 in the Hawaii Bowl on Saturday night.
The best Christmas present for Pahoa basketball coach Marc Saito is the bond with his team, which is full of youth, potential and affability.
There wasn’t a player in college football this season with a more distinct look than Washington outside linebacker Psalm Wooching.
KEAAU – From the field and free-throw line, nothing was falling for Keaau all night long against Pahoa, which played a tough 1-3-1 zone, until points were desperately needed from Patrick Mears.
KEAAU – There were no shortage of belly flops and back smacks – big splashes when a small ripple was the intention – and each drew a collective “ow” or “ooh” at Kamehameha’s Naeole Pool.
HONOLULU — In his last college football game, Nick Rolovich threw eight touchdown passes and led Hawaii to an upset of then-No. 9 BYU 72-45.
HONOLULU — David Collette scored 17 points and Utah beat Hawaii 66-52 in a consolation semifinal of the Diamond Head Classic Friday.