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.