OIA-ILH alliance was forged through tenacious behind-the-scenes talks
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July 22, 2018
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An agreement between the Oahu Interscholastic Asssociation and the Interscholastic League of Honolulu creates three divisions featuring a total of 29 football teams.
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Saint Louis defeated Kahuku, 31-28, to win the Open Division state championship last year.
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After nearly 50 years of a contentious divide, the ILH and OIA will align starting this fall. The major players involved in this detente are OIA executive director Ray Fujino, former HHSAA executive director Keith Amemiya, and ILH executive director Blane Gaison.