HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - The rosters for Team makai and Team Mauka are officially set ahead of the 2019 Polynesian Bowl taking this place this Saturday at Aloha Stadium.
Featuring 100 of the best high school football players from across the country, the Polynesian Bowl held its annual Polynesian Bowl Draft at the Sheraton Princess Kaiulani Hotel in Waikiki Monday evening.
Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Juju Smith-Schuster was in attendance and gave a speech to the players in attendance to honor their Polynesian roots and continue moving forward in both the game of football and in life.
Smith-Schuster will also be honored later this week as the Polynesian Pro Player of the Year for a second consecutive year.
For a full list of the rosters heading into Saturday’s game, look here.
The 2019 Polynesian Bowl takes place Saturday, January 19th at Aloha Stadium. Kickoff is set for 7 p.m. HT.