See future Oregon Duck in action during senior year at Upland.
The inaugural Polynesian Bowl in 2017 featured Tua Tagovailoa
and A.J. Epenesa
, who both recently declared for the 2020 NFL Draft. The two return for this year's contest as honorary team captains.
The 2020 Polynesian Bowl may the best edition yet in terms of on-field talent.
The No. 1 rated quarterback in the country is there — DJ Uiagalelei
will be in Honolulu as the future Oregon Duck checks in as the top rated player in California and No. 1 linebacker.
There are 12 other players in the Top 100 overall on 247Sports composite rankings — Bijan Robinson
, Demond Demas
, Noah Sewell
, Chris Tyree
, Andrew Gentry
, Antoine Sampah
, Keshawn Lawrence
, Tosh Baker
, Dontae Manning
, Reggie Grimes
, A.J. Henning
and Myles Murao
— ready to take the field at Aloha Stadium.
The game also features Hall of Fame coaches Frank Beamer and Steve Spurrier, who have combined for over 500 wins and a national championship.
Head coach: Steve Spurrier
, St. John Bosco (Bellflower, Calif.), 6-2, 276, Stanford
, Mater Dei (Santa Ana, Calif.), 6-2, 308, Uncommitted
, Mater Dei (Santa Ana, Calif.), 6-0, 298, Uncommitted
, St. Joseph's College (Western Samoa), 6-2, 235, Uncommitted
, Mater Dei (Santa Ana, Calif.), 6-1, 200, San Diego State
, St. John Bosco (Bellflower, Calif.), 5-10, 229, Uncommitted
Head coach: Frank Beamer
* Sam Adams II
, Eastside Catholic (Sammamish, Wash.), 6-1, 194, Washington
, St. John Bosco (Bellflower, Calif.), 5-10, 175, Oregon
* Matt Sykes
, St. Louis (Honolulu), 6-3, 203, UCLA
, Corona del Mar (Newport Beach, Calif.), 6-6, 239, Washington
* D.J. Rogers
, Eastside Catholic (Sammamish, Wash.), 6-3, 230, California
, Bishop Gorman (Las Vegas), 6-3, 280, Uncommitted
, St. John Bosco (Bellflower, Calif.), 6-1, 294, USC
* Selected for game but will not participate due to injury.