Kona club team opens softball season with wins over Hawaii Prep

  • Hawaii Prep’s Nate Heymann delivers from the mound during the first of Ka Makani’s two games on Saturday against the Honokaa-Konawaena team in Waimea. (Tom Linder/West Hawaii Today)

  • Kailua-Kona’s Chesney Palos winds up in the circle against a Hawaii Prep batter Saturday afternoon. (Tom Linder/West Hawaii Today)

High school softball hasn’t been played on the Big Island since March 2020.