BIIF paddling favorites emerge: HPA boys fast out of gates, Keaau doubles up

TIM WRIGHT/Tribune-Herald Keaau High’s mixed crew outpaddles Konawaena on Saturday at Hilo Bay, winning the half-mile event in 4:24.53.
Keaau varsity girls break the plane to win this heat during Saturday's BIIF paddling races held at Hilo Bayfront. Photo: Tim Wright
TIM WRIGHT/Tribune-Herald Hawaii Prep’s boys crew coasted to victory in its half-mile event with time of 4:04.61.