Molokai Farmers Football vs Lanai Pine Lads
By Maria Angst, Community Reporter
On Sept. 9, the Molokai Farmers Football Team, with Head Coach Mike Kahale, traveled to Lanai City for a matchup against the Pine Lads.
The Molokai Farmers improved their record to 2-0 with a 35-6 win over the Pine Lads. Tonka Kalilikane and Keith Gloor-Suafoa each scored two touchdowns with the addition of Kestan Tamanaha also scoring a touchdown reception for the Farmers.
Kalilikane had scoring runs of 77 and 72 yards while Gloor-Suafoa threw TD passes of 27 and 18 yards. Kobra Cariaga-Abafo, the starting quarterback for the Farmers, delivered the initial touchdown pass before unfortunately succumbing to an ankle injury. The team is optimistic about a swift recovery for the starting quarterback.
The Farmers are scheduled to play a home game against Hana on Sept. 23 at 11 a.m. Be sure to get your tickets online at this link gofan.co/app/school/HI17618.