• Liloa Nobriga is going to Colorado. One of the selling points, according to his father, was that “Colorado and UH play three times in the next four years.” Gee, who made that schedule? Oh, wait, now I remember.
• Oregon State is making a late push for Chad Lopati.
• A relative has been trying to convince Wade Keli‘ikipi to stick with UH. But there are a lot of personal issues involved, and it looks like he’s bound for Oregon.
• But Zach Masch said he’s going to turn down a UCLA offer and sign with UH.
• George Daily-Lyles also told us he’s sticking with UH.
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The 2009 Super Games begins tomorrow with dodgeball.
Here are the teams:
1. Stayen Focus
Captain: Tua Mahaley
Members: Joe Avery, Daniel Johnson, Josh Rice, Daniel Libre, Aaron Kia, Steven Stepter, Cameron Allen-Jones, Bryce Kalauokaaea, Abraham Cavco-Amoy, Kimo Alo, Andrew Faaumu.
2. The A Team
Captain: Greg Alexander
Members: R.J. Kiesel-Kauhane, Corey Paredes, Jeramy Bryant, Jordan Gomes, Jon Medeiros, Matt Kiel, Mike Tinoco, Bryant Moniz, Levi Legay, Quentin Beaver, Ikaika Mahoe.
3. Sex Appeal
Captain: Kealoha Pilares
Members: Vili Nauahi, Lametrius Davis, Alasi Toilolo, Aaron Rink, Greg Salas, Geordon Hanohano, Clayton Laurel, Bronson Tiwanak, Rick Taylor, Kennedy Carlson, Corey Paclebar.
4. Team Purps
Captain: John Estes
Members: Miah Ostrowski, Dustin Blount, Bo Montgomery, Malcolm Lane, Adrian Thomas, Brysen Ginlack, Brent Rausch, Brett Leonard, Craig Bell, David Garness.
5. The Get Get Get It’s
Captain: Spencer Smith
Members: JoPierre Davis, Mana Lolotai, Chris Black, Shane Austin, Lewis Walker, Joey Lipp, Josh Andrews, Daniel Lofton, Tuiatua Tuiasosopo, Marvin Judd.
6. Ua Li Fwamz
Captain: John Fonoti
Members: Victor Clore, Laupepa Letuli, Austin Hansen, Leon Wright-Jackson, Pookela Ahmad, Tank Hopkins, Rykin Enos, Paipai Falemalu, Taylor Choy, Kahekili Kalalau.
7. Team 7
Captain: Blaze Soares
Members: Chris Leatigaga, Jake Heun, Jovonte Taylor, Jayson Rego, Ryan Henry, Rodney Bradley, David Hafoka, Steven Christian, Brett Symonds, Lucas Kennard.
8. Chut Yo Mouttt
Captain: Rocky Savaiigaea
Members: Vaughn Meatoga, Richard Torres, Matagisila Lefiti, Kenny Estes, Billy Ray Stutzmann, Alema Tachibana, Jett Jasper, Joey Cadiz, Joeseph Malabuyoc, Steven Rodenhurst.
Captain: Tuika Tufaga
Members: Keanemana Silva, Ray Hisatake, Steele Jantz, Raphael Ieru, Royce Pollard, Elliott Purcell, Art Laurel, Troy Lauduski, Daniel Otineru, Hogan Rosehill.
Captain: Brashton Satele
Members: Landon Satele, Marc Moody, Kawika Ornellas, Inoke Funaki, Hakuole Correa, Waylon Lolotai, Keahi Watson, Drew Uperesa, Tai Papalii, Cody Walker.