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Hilo High School Football Team: STATE CHAMPIONS

November 20, 2017, 2:15 PM HST
* Updated November 21, 10:44 PM
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The Hilo High School Vikings won its first-ever Hawai‘i State Football Championship by beating Damien Memorial High by the score of 35-19 at Aloha Stadium on O‘ahu Saturday, Nov. 18, 2017.

FINAL 1Q 2Q 3Q 4Q OT TD
Damien (10-4) 13 0 6 0 19
Hilo (10-1) 7 14 7 7 35

Hilo came back from a first-quarter deficit to beat Damien in the First Hawaiian Bank/HHSAA Division I State Football Championships.

Hilo defeated Maui and then defeated Damien to win the state championship.

The Vikings won their first state tournament game after beating Maui 26-7 last week to get there and capped the season with their program’s first state football title.

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