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Thursday, January 21, 2010

Walk-On Tryouts

Stephen Tsai has a report from yesterday's UH football walk-on tryouts.
Nearly 100 hopefuls yesterday auditioned for walk-on spots on the University of Hawai'i football team.

They came from far (Maine and South Korea) and near (two are UH student managers).

In the 40-yard dash, some ran with Division I-worthy speed; some had times that were area codes.
To avoid the appearance of favoritism, all of the walk-on candidates who were not on UH's 2009 roster were required to participate in the tryout. The list included Joey Cadiz, a running back who missed the past two UH seasons while recovering from knee surgery, and Ryan "The Beast" Eastman, a Saint Louis School alumnus who relinquished a Weber State scholarship.

"I want to be a Warrior and play as a Warrior," Eastman said. "I don't mind starting from the bottom. I like it better that way."
And Leila Wai has video:


  • At Monday, October 25, 2010 at 3:13:00 PM HST, Anonymous Anonymous said…

    i want to be a warrior too, but to bad i am from american samoa. my name is kurt aab, and i am a senior from fagaitua high school. i played football through my freshmen and sophmore year, my height is 6'3 and i really want to play for your football team, beacause i haven't play football for a long time. i want to graduate first and than play football at your college. if you need a quarterback or a defensive end, i am the right man for the job. you can count on me.

  • At Monday, October 25, 2010 at 3:20:00 PM HST, Anonymous Anonymous said…

    i am planning on attending Remington college in hawaii, and if i get there, i am going to try-out for the walk on, for your football team, i really want to make it to the nfl....i am well disciplined, and i will do anything i am told to. thanks for reading my comment, i hope you accept it.
    contact number-(684)622-7569/733-9871


    Kurt Aab

  • At Monday, October 25, 2010 at 5:38:00 PM HST, Blogger Tombo Ahi said…

    Hey Kurt, this blog isn't actually affiliated with UH, but here's where you can get the UH coaches' contact info:


    I believe George Lumpkins is the recruiting coordinator and Rich Miano is the walk-on coordinator. Best of luck getting to UH!

  • At Monday, July 4, 2011 at 8:52:00 PM HST, Anonymous Anonymous said…

    sole kurt se aivalea...lmao!! la kauvalea fagaikua ia oe se.

  • At Thursday, September 15, 2011 at 1:26:00 PM HST, Anonymous Anonymous said…

    I played D-line in high school, I'm 6'3.5" weighing at 260lbs. Watching some of my teammates play in college made me regret not playing my whole high school year. I know I've made a huge mistake and it's not a good feeling to regret anything. Now I feel like football is what I was meant to do in life. If I had to do it all over again, I would put my heart and mind into everything I do. I would play just to make my family proud and that's what keeps me going. Contact#4508541

  • At Saturday, May 5, 2012 at 1:04:00 AM HST, Anonymous Anonymous said…

    Do u get invited or u just attend

  • At Tuesday, April 23, 2013 at 8:59:00 PM HST, Anonymous Anonymous said…

    How much percent of walk ons make the cut.

  • At Tuesday, April 23, 2013 at 9:05:00 PM HST, Anonymous Anonymous said…

    What if you have never played football in high school, can you still try out? Im transfering to uh manoa from Kauai community college next fall semester, i want to play running back im 5ft and 9in 200lbs, ive been lifting and staying in condition.....

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