West-side football: BIIF teams looking to finish strong

Konawaena receiver Austin Takaki runs after the catch against Kea‘au on Sept. 9 at Julian R. Yates Field. The two schools will face off once again this Friday in Kea‘au, kicking off one of the multiple west-side football matchups this coming weekend. (CONOR LANGS/WEST HAWAII TODAY)

KAILUA-KONA — With just a few weeks remaining in the Big Island Interscholastic Federation (BIIF) football season, several west-side teams are hoping to make a strong push to end the year on a high note. The BIIF Championships will be held the weekend of Oct. 27-28.