From pitch to stage: UH-Hilo soccer player finds footing as musician

courtesy photo Christian Ohly is a UH-Hilo soccer player and leader of the band Ohly, which will play at 8 p.m. Friday at Hilo Town Tavern as part of May's First Friday.

Friday is First Friday in Downtown Hilo, and University of Hawaii at Hilo students — especially the Vulcan soccer team — might recognize the leader of the band playing the 8 p.m. set at Hilo Town Tavern as one of their own.