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Athletic Director:                      Gillian Yamagata, CAA
Assistant Athletic Directors:  Brandy Burke
                                                      Lori Vimahi
Athletic Trainers:                      Guy Boydstun           



The Duke Award is a one-time award of up to $15,000 or more created to recognize an outstanding Hawaii high school senior who exemplifies the character and personality traits of Duke Kahanamoku. This scholarship will help raise awareness about Duke and inspire individuals to emulate his character.

Applicants for the Duke Award must be nominated by a school or athletic official.

Application requirements:

• Online Application

• A Personal Statement

• Transcript of Grades

• Three Letters of Personal Reference with phone and email contact

information included.

• Athletic Resume (Last Three Years)

• Color Photographs of Applicant: 1 headshot and 1 sports action


• Federal Tax Return (Applicant’s Parent(s))

• A nomination by school official (Athletic Director, Coach,

Counselor, and/or Principal) is required.*

Scholarships will be open October 15, 2020 - January 31, 2021.

Each school may nominate up to 3 candidates to be considered for the Duke Award. Only 3 to 6 Hawaii high school seniors are selected as finalists each year for this prestigious award. Those students who are not selected as a finalist will automatically be considered for the Ambassador of Aloha Scholarships. Scholars applying to the Duke Award who do not have a nomination from their school official will only be considered for the Ambassador of Aloha Scholarships. Incomplete applications will not be considered for either scholarship. Applicants should be sure to complete every field. 


Press Release Wednesday, Aug 5, 2020.       

Hawaii High School Athletic Association (HHSAA. 

The Hawaii High School Association (HHSAA) executive board approved by majority vote to postpone the start of Moderate - and High Risk Fall Sports to January 2021, which affects Cheerleading, Cross Country, Football, and Girls VolleyballAir Riflery and Bowling are classified as Low Risk Sports with the implementation of safety guidelines and are slated to proceed in the Fall as scheduled.


Sign Ups Sports
When sports begin, Student Athletes will be emailed report times, and placed into pods for workouts.

Work Outs

Phase 2. Opening Athletics

Procedure Required for ALL Student Athletes

1. Submit a current Sports Physical & Risk Form to the Athletic Trainer (AT), receive a Clearance Form (Completed Prior to the 1st day of workouts.  NO Physicals & Risk Form submitted NO Participation).
2. Check in at the Screening Desk (front of the Gym) prior to entering any facility for work outs each day (Coaches will email student athletes their report times and pod assignments).
3. After Screening is approved, student athletes report to assigned work out station (Field/Track,

Gym, Tennis Courts, Upper Field Court, Gym Tumbling Room, Air Riflery).

4. Submit the Clearance Form (Received Form AT) to the coach.

Required Items to bring for ALL Student Athletes

1. Towel (Own personal may not be shared)
2. Water Jug (Own personal may not be shared, at least ½ Gal - 1Gal Container)
3. Shoes (Own personal may not be shared, appropriate for the sport and workout area)
4. Socks (Own personal may not be shared)
5. Face Mask (Own personal may not be shared)
Schedule to Submit Sports Physicals/Risk Forms
Refer to main website page or click on link Schedule

Tryout/Workout Procedure

1.  Student Athlete (SA) picks up Physical Form & Risk Form from the front office (or download from School website).

2.  Submit completed forms to the Athletic Trainer (AT) after school hours (check for signatures, 1 person may submit).

3.  SA receives an Athletic Clearance Form from the AT (Signed by AT).

4.  SA takes the Athletic Clearance Form to front office Account Clerk after 3:00pm, clear financial obligations.

5.  SA submits the Athletic Clearance Form to the Coach in order to tryout/workout.

6.  Coach checks the Athletic Clearance Form for all 3 signatures.

7.  After team is made, Coach submits all Athletic Clearance Forms to AD.

Athletic Director Schedule
The Athletic Director is available to receive calls and visitors between the hours of
10:00am – 1:00pm, during regular business hours.  Individuals must report to the office first to check in, then proceed to the gym.  Sometimes the Athletic Director may not be available due to meetings, or other various athletics needs.  If this occurs, please leave a message at the front office or on a voicemail and a response will be given as quickly as circumstances permit.

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