Hawai’i Prep Academy opens season with 51-14 victory over Pahoa under the Thursday Night Lights

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Week four in Hawaii High School Football got an early start on Thursday night on the Big Island, where the Hawaii Prep Academy defeated Pahoa, 51-14 in the season opener for both programs.

Ka Makani (1-0), secured the first head coaching win in the career of Kaluka Maiava. The former USC and NFL linebacker took over the HPA program after a 1-7 season in 2018.

In defeat for the Daggers (0-1), who were playing in the program’s first 11-man game since 2001, junior slot back Duke Palma had the play of the night, taking a screen pass 89-yards for a touchdown.

A total of 24 games will be played in week four, with a dozen games being held on Friday night.

WEEK 4 – HAWAII HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL SCHEDULE
THURSDAY, AUG. 22

Hawaii Prep (1-0) def. Pahoa (0-1), 51-14

FRIDAY, AUG. 23

Saint Louis at Campbell, 7:30 p.m.
Damien at Waipahu, 7:30 p.m.
Leilehua at Moanalua, 7:30 p.m.
Radford at Kailua, 7:30 p.m.
Kalaheo at Pearl City, 6 p.m.
Kalani at Roosevelt, 7:30 p.m.
Hilo at Keaau, 7:30 p.m.
Baldwin at Kamehameha-Maui, 7 p.m.
Vincent Massey (Brandon, Manitoba) at Waialua, 6 p.m.
Orange Glen (Escondido, Calif.) vs. Waimea, at Hanapepe Stadium, 7 p.m.
Fagaitua (Pago Pago, American Samoa) at Kamehameha, 7 p.m.
Mission Viejo (Mission Viejo, Calif.) at Konawaena, 7:30 p.m.

SATURDAY, AUG. 24

Waianae at Kahuku, 6:30 p.m.
Mililani at Farrington, 6:30 p.m.
Punahou at Kapolei, 6:30 p.m.
Aiea at Castle, 6:30 p.m.
Pac-Five at Nanakuli, 6 p.m.
Kaiser vs. McKinley, at Ticky Vasconcellos Stadium, 6 p.m.
Honokaa at Waiakea, 1:30 p.m.
Kamehameha-Hawaii at Ka’u, 1 p.m.
Lahainaluna at King Kekaulike, 7 p.m.
Kaimuki at ‘Iolani, 3 p.m. (Father Bray Classic)
Maui vs. Kauai, at Vidinha Stadium, 7 p.m.

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