Not the same ‘old Keaau’: Cougars block last-second kick, survive turnovers to top Waiakea

Kelsey Walling/Tribune-Herald Keaau wide receiver Josiah Hoohuli races into the end zone for a touchdown Saturday against Waiakea.

KELSEY WALLING/Tribune-Herald Keaau quarterback Kaohu Kaluna threw three TD passes Saturday

KELSEY WALLING/Tribune-Herald Waiakea wide receiver Jai Miyamoto catches a pass Saturday against Keaau in the BIIF Division I season-opener.

Keaau had a whopping five turnovers while Waiakea had three giveaways but four harmful technical gaffes that cost the winless BIIF football team from two years ago its first victory.