Big Island’s runners, jumpers, throwers return to Waimea

  • Konawaena anchor Ro’o Satta-Ellis (left) takes the baton from teammate Carmine Taetuna-Fautanu to complete the final leg of the Wildcats’ victorious 4x100 relay Saturday in Waimea. (Tom Linder/West Hawaii Today)

  • Kealakehe’s Cozette Wood sprints the final meters of Saturday’s 1,500-meter run; Wood’s time of 5:23.90 bested the second-place finisher by more than 12 seconds. (Tom Linder/West Hawaii Today)

WAIMEA – As the BIIF Track and Field Championship inches closer and closer, the contenders on the Big Island are starting to become clear in events across the board.