Posted with permission, article and pictures, courtesy of Bedrock Sports Hawaii
Story by: Nick Abramo
With wins on Friday night, Waipahu and Pearl City clinched OIA playoff spots.
The Marauders (6-1, 5-0 OIA Division I) visited the windward side and defeated Castle convincingly, 60-13, to retain its hold on first place in the league.
At home, the Chargers (6-2, 5-1 OIA D-II) blanked Kalani 17-0 to solidify their spot in second place.
A total of five teams have clinched OIA playoff spots — Kahuku and Mililani in the Open, Waipahu in D-I, and Nanakuli and Pearl City in D-II.
In a big OIA D-I game, Kailua moved into third place by getting past visiting Farrington 24-13.
Elsewhere, on the North Shore, national No. 3 St. Frances (Baltimore) scored with 39 seconds remaining to overcome a 1-point deficit and beat Kahuku 22-15.