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DENNIS ODA / DODA@STARADVERTISER.COM Steve Hanson, a former Ohio State band member, was among 75 Ohio State fans who gathered at Giovanni Pastrami in Waikiki for the Buckeyes' first regular-season game Aug. 31. Hanson played the school's fight song on his trumpet every time the team scored.
DENNIS ODA / DODA@STARADVERTISER.COM Dick Rankin and his dog, Kailana, are decked out in Washington Redskins paraphernalia. Rankin's macaw, Honi, can repeatedly say "Redskins."
CINDY ELLEN RUSSELL / CRUSSELL@STARADVERTISER.COM Four of Aloha Stadium's five crew members -- Dick Chan, left, Tak Tanabe, Erik "Beats" Beattie and Chris Tseu -- with Wawamalu, their handcrafted gliding vessel. Kekoa Eskaran will join them at the National Red Bull Flugtag.
DENNIS ODA / DODA@STARADVERTISER.COM The Buckeyes won, 40-20, over Buffalo. Superfan Tom Frigge held a Brutus Buckeye mascot while cheering his team to victory.