It is now estimated the Warriors will need to cut up to 30 players at the end of spring training to make room for the recruits and preferred walk-ons who will join this summer.
Head coach Greg McMackin has emphasized that the best way to make the team is by earning a spot on one of the six special-team units. During Wednesday’s extended session for specialists, McMackin told the players: “It starts right here.”
One thing is for sure: The Warriors want to settle on a player who can launch deep kickoffs. A great emphasis is being placed on field position as opposed to net kick-return averages.
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Was it mentioned that defensive tackle Sam Ohai (left) was cleared to practice?
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Former UH running back/linebacker Jake Heun is turning pro … in MMA fighting. He has a bout set up in Alaska next month.
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It would be a nice gesture if some members of the winning Kamehameha senior class sing the national anthem at tonight’s basketball game. A hana hou is deserved after last night’s song contest.