‘Whatever it takes’: With ample experience, Kohala football strives to overcome low numbers

  • Senior Legend Libron will be counted on as a playmaker at running back and safety this season for Kohala.

  • Coach Jay Blanco trusts senior quarterback Kona Ledward to play like a coach on the field.

  • Damien Padilla will play running back and help man the back seven for Kohala's defense.

  • Whether at linebacker or defensive end, Tamatasi Sauta will be the "enforcer" of Kohala's defense.

  • Onipa'a Matsuda enter the season a perhaps Kohala's most dangerous receiving threat.

KAPAAU – There weren’t enough players on Kohala High’s practice field for it to go unnoticed.