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2021-22 GoldRush21 Roster

Kahanu Kia

LB


Height 6-1
Weight 210
Hometown Kaneohe, HI
High School Punahou
Bio
  • Three-star recruit by 247Sports, ESPN and Rivals
  • No. 37 outside linebacker nationally and No. 5 player from Hawaii by Rivals (5.7 Rivals rank)
  • No. 88 player regionally, No. 55 outside linebacker nationally and No. 3 player from Hawaii by ESPN.com (78 Scout Grade)
  • No. 60 outside linebacker nationally and No. 5 player from Hawaii by 247Sports.com
  • Set to participate in the 2021 Polynesian Bowl on January 23 in Hawaii  
  • Played for coach Kale Ane at Punahou
  • High school teammate of current Irish linebacker Marist Liufau 
  • Son of Emmalei and Nate Kia
  • Father, Nate, played defensive end at Utah, and Mother, Emmalei, was a cheerleader for the Utes
  • Has four siblings; Namele, Ko’o, Lalea and Hilinai