Prep briefs


POSTED: Wednesday, December 02, 2009

Fehoko picked for bowl game

Farrington defensive end VJ Fehoko was picked to play in the U.S. Army All-American Bowl.

Fehoko will play for the West squad in this year's game, scheduled for Jan. 9 in San Antonio.

Army representatives will visit Farrington, where Fehoko will receive his game jersey from soldiers in front of family and the school's student body.

Fehoko is a 6-foot, 210-pound senior for the Governors, who lost 9-6 to Kahuku in a Division I state semifinal game last week.

Bank has nicer price

Tickets for the Division I and II finals of the First Hawaiian Bank/HHSAA State Football Championships are available at a discount at all First Hawaiian Bank locations on Oahu and Kauai.

Regular price for a ticket is $12. The discount lowers the price to $9.

The finals, Friday at Aloha Stadium, feature 'Iolani and Kauai in the Division II matchup at 4:30 p.m. The D-I game pits Kahuku against Kamehameha.

The games will be televised live on a pay-per-view basis.

National federation OKs replays

Due to a rule change by the National Federation of State High School Associations, officials can use a replay monitor during basketball state tournaments “;to determine if a try for goal at the expiration of time in the fourth quarter or any overtime period should be counted.”;

There's no word yet if Hawaii will take steps for officials to use the replay option.