Insight, News, and Opinion by Nick Abramo
  • September 23, 2021

Nick Abramo

Allison Chang Is On The Leading Edge Of A New

Girls kicking for football teams is nothing new. It’s been common enough for years in Hawaii. So, the fact that Allison Chang is drilling field goals and extra points for ‘Iolani this season is not so unusual. But there’s a couple of things that make her (and some other females on the Raiders intermediate team) […]Read More

Damien Football Team Enters The Win Column By Upending Kamehameha

Damien shook off its season-opening loss with a 25-20 victory over Kamehameha II in Interscholastic League of Honolulu varsity football Friday night at Aloha Stadium. To get the win under first-year coach Anthony Tuitele, the Monarchs (1-1) had to fight back from deficits of 7-0 and 14-13. In a dominant third quarter, the Monarchs took […]Read More

Sharp ‘Iolani Football Team Improves to 2-0 By Steamrolling PAC-5,

Looking sharp in football’s three phases, ‘Iolani drubbed PAC-5 46-7 in an Interscholastic League of Honolulu Division I/II game Friday at Kozuki Stadium. The visiting Wolfpack were playing in their season opener and in their very first game under new head coach Kena Heffernan. The Raiders, now 2-0, were coming off a 28-0 blanking of […]Read More

COVID-19 Shuts Down Friday’s No. 1 Saint Louis Vs. No.

Two media outlets — the Honolulu Star-Advertiser and Scoring Live — reported Wednesday that Friday’s No. 1 Saint Louis vs. No. 4 Punahou Interscholastic League of Honolulu football game scheduled for Aloha Stadium has been postponed. No new date has been set for the private school rivalry game. Bedrock Sports Hawaii confirmed today that the […]Read More

RIVALS WAIKIKI GAME OF THE WEEK: High School Football Returns

RIVALS WAIKIKI GAME OF THE WEEK High school football is back in Hawaii. The ILH returned to action — after a nearly two-year break due to COVID-19 — Friday afternoon at Kozuki Stadium on the campus of ‘Iolani School, and the host Raiders stopped Damien 28-0. For the visiting Monarchs, it was Anthony Tuitele’s first […]Read More

‘Iolani 28, Damien 0, FINAL

OK, after some technical difficulties with WiFi, here we go with chronological action. FINAL SCORE: ‘Iolani 28, Damien 0 First Quarter 3:35: Iolani drove on its first possession deep into Damien territory, but fumbled it away at the 15. 3:37: Two Damien drives, including one that got past midfield, were stopped. 3:38: ‘Iolani marched 52 […]Read More