Preps put pen to paper at PIAA signing day

Dozens of high school seniors officially chose which schools they will attend next season on athletic scholarships, putting pen to paper early Wednesday morning at the Pacific Island Athletic Alliance fall letter of intent signing event at the Elks Club in Waikiki.

Included in the bunch, were a pair of Manoa bound and highly touted state champions in Punahou Women’s Volleyball Outside Hitter McKenna Granato and Saint Louis Baseball Pitcher Pono Anderson.

Head Coach Mike Trapasso expects to receive a signed letter of intent from 2015 commitments:

  • Pono Anderson – RHP – Saint Louis (Honolulu)
  • Kekai Rios – C – Kamehameha-Kapalama (Honolulu)
  • Pikai Winchester – IF – ‘Iolani (Honolulu)
  • Ian Kahaloa – RHP – Campbell (Ewa Beach)
  • Kobi Candaroma – OF – Kamehameha Hawai’i (Keaau)
  • Dylan Thomas – RHP – Valencia (CA)
  • Ethan Lopez – INF – La Mirada (CA)
  • Adam Bedrossian – INF – Alemany (CA)

Radford High School senior Jasmine Moody says she’s excited after signing a letter of intent to play women’s basketball at Brigham Young University:

Here’s a list of all of the student athletes that signed letters this morning at the PIAA event:


  • Pono Anderson, Saint Louis, University of Hawaii
  • Keola Himan, Campbell, Hawaii Pacific
  • Casey Nakakura, ‘Iolani, Northern Colorado
  • Codie Paiva, Kamehameha, Loyola Marymount


  • Reyn Akiu, Kamehameha, Texas Tech
  • Kamalani Akeo, Kamehameha, Pitt
  • McKenna Granato, Punahou, University of Hawaii
  • Tiyana Hallums, Kamehameha, Gonzaga
  • Mia Heirakuji, Kamehameha, Temple
  • Leila Holt, Kamehameha, Western Oregon
  • Rielly Killeen, ‘Iolani, Arizona
  • Malia Luis-Mateo, St. Francis, Menlo College
  • Kennedy Poligratis, Kamehameha, Hawaii Pacific
  • Kiani Tuileta, Punahou, BYU
  • Anna Uhr, ‘Iolani, Harvard


  • Jasmine Moody, Radford, BYU
  • Jeneva Toilolo, Farrington, New Mexico State


  • Katherine Clouse, Radford, Maryland-Eastern Shore


  • Spencer Dunaway, Kamehameha, BYU
  • Rose Huang, ‘Iolani, BYU
  • Keilyn Ing, ‘Iolani, Portland State


  • Caitlin Green, Punahou, Marist
  • Malia Mizuno, Punahou, UC San Diego


  • Taylor Ah Mook Sang, Castle, Academy of Art University
  • Kamalani Dung, Kamehameha, Fresno State
  • Shearyna Labasan, Maryknoll, Western Washington
  • Nicole Lopez, Mid-Pacific, University of Hawaii
  • Nicole Nishizawa, Punahou, Harvard
  • Raven Sapala, Sacred Hearts, Utah Valley


  • Kanoa Kaleoaloha, Kamehameha, Florida State


  • Skyla Alcon, Mid-Pacific, Cal State Northridge
  • Ashley Ishimura, Punahou, Creighton

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