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Behind a defensive duo, the Roosevelt Rough Riders have galloped their way to the OIA Division II playoffs

  • JAMM AQUINO/JAQUINO@STARADVERTISER.COM 
                                Roosevelt football player Shepherd Kekahuna, above, has been one of the workhorses for the Rough Riders. Kekahuna, a transfer from St. Francis.

    JAMM AQUINO/JAQUINO@STARADVERTISER.COM

    Roosevelt football player Shepherd Kekahuna, above, has been one of the workhorses for the Rough Riders. Kekahuna, a transfer from St. Francis.

  • DARRYL OUMI / SPECIAL TO THE STAR-ADVERTISER
                                Roosevelt’s Aalona Monteilh (5) returns a Wailua punt for a touchdown during the second quarter at Waialua High School in Waialua, HI.

    DARRYL OUMI / SPECIAL TO THE STAR-ADVERTISER

    Roosevelt’s Aalona Monteilh (5) returns a Wailua punt for a touchdown during the second quarter at Waialua High School in Waialua, HI.

  • DARRYL OUMI / SPECIAL TO THE STAR-ADVERTISER
                                Roosevelt’s Shepherd Kekahuna, above, and Aalona Monteilh, not shown, have carried the Rough Riders into a first-place tie in OIA Division II and a playoff berth against Waialua on Saturday.

    DARRYL OUMI / SPECIAL TO THE STAR-ADVERTISER

    Roosevelt’s Shepherd Kekahuna, above, and Aalona Monteilh, not shown, have carried the Rough Riders into a first-place tie in OIA Division II and a playoff berth against Waialua on Saturday.

When Aalona Monteilh was born, a song was playing in the delivery room: “Don’t Know Much” by Aaron Neville and Linda Ronstadt. Read more

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