BIIF soccer: Kealakehe’s Rubenstein signs on to play for the University of Redlands

Kealakehe's Teddy Rubenstein (center) and Konawaena's Ely Pacheco (right) battle for the ball as the sun sets in Kealakekua during the first half of a BIIF regular season west side rivalry match at Julian Yates Field. (Rick Winters/West Hawaii Today)
Kealakehe's Teddy Rubenstein will attend the University of Redlands next fall to play soccer. At his signing day on Wednesday, the senior is flanked by his mother, Akemi, and father, Jay. Pictured in the back is Rubenstein's brother, Koa. (Courtesy Photo/Kealakehe High School)

KAILUA-KONA — After leading Kealakehe through a rebuilding process over the last couple of years, Teddy Rubenstein was rewarded for his hard work Wednesday morning with a chance to play at the University of Redlands.