Top High School Football Team in High School Football America Hawaii’s Top 10, powered by NFL play football, is full of talent. Kahuku has five players in the Top 11 of the 247Sports Composite rankings for the class of 2023.
Backline Liona Lefau, committed to Texas, is the second player overall in the state. The Red Raiders’ defense is expected to be exceptional, with Lefau joined in the linebacking corps by Leonard Ah You, the state’s No. 4 prospect.
Also on the defensive side of the ball for Kahuku are safety Brock Fonolmoana (#6) and defensive lineman Stanley Raass (#11).
On offense, Kahuku will look to explosive wide receiver Kainoa Carvalho, ranked No. 7 in overall recruiting in the composite rankings. The Utah rookie finished last year with 64 receptions for 1,029 yards and 10 touchdowns.
The best player in the state is St. Louis offensive lineman Iapani Laloulu. The 6-2, 355-pounder currently has eight college football scholarship offers – Arizona, California, Florida, Hawaii, Miami (Florida) Oregon, Tennessee and Virginia.
Class of 2023 of Hawaii’s Top High School Football Players
No. 1 Iapani Laloulu, IOL – St. Louis – Not Committed
No. 2 Liona Lefau, LB – Kahuku – Texas
No. 3 Solomone Maiafu, LB – Kapaa – Not Committed
No. 4 Leonard Ah You, LB – Kahuku – Not Committed
No. 5 Gavin Hunter, ATH – Mililani – Arizona
No. 6 Brock Fonolmoana, S – Kahuku – Not Committed
No. 7 Kainoa Carvalho, WR – Kahuku – Utah
No. 8 Kamuela Kaaihue, LB – Roosevelt – Arizona
No. 9 Julian Savaiinaea, EDGE – St. Louis – Arizona
No. 10 John-Keawe Sagapolutele, QB – Punahou – Hawaii
No. 11 Stanley Raass, DL – Kahuku – BYU
Mason Muaau, WR – St. Louis – Colorado State
Kamaehu Kaawalauole, WR – Campbell – San Jose State
Josiah Timoteo, IOL – Waianae – Hawaii
Blesyng Alualu-Tuiolemotu – Campbell – UNLV
Viliamu Toilolo, CB – Kahuku – Not Committed
Kahi Graham, QB – St. Louis – Not Committed
Nick Delgadillo, WR – St. Louis – Not Committed
Class of 2024 of Hawaii’s Top High School Football Players
No. 1 Kekai Burnett, EDGE – Punahou – Not Committed
Preston Taummua, IOL – Aiea – Not Committed
Ty McCutcheon, QB – Not Committed
Tristan Waiamau-Galindo, EDGE – Kamehameha Kapalama – Not Committed