BIIF football: Konawaena shoots for third straight undefeated BIIF season, HPA aims for D-II Championship spot

Wildcats senior running back Keau Higashi runs for a gain against Kealakehe on Sept. 14 at Julian R. Yates Field. Konawaena and Kealakehe will face off once again Thursday at Waverider Stadium for the regular season finale. (CONOR LANGS/WEST HAWAII TODAY)

Kohala running back Tirus Perez rushes an open gap against Pahoa on Sept. 16 in Kapaau. Perez rushed for 147 yards. (CONOR LANGS/WEST HAWAII TODAY)

With just a week remaining in the 2023 Big Island Interscholastic Federation (BIIF), teams across the west side of the island are going all-in to finish the year on a strong note, despite each team undergoing different circumstances After this week’s slate of matchups, the Central Pacific Bank/BIIF Division I and II Championships will be held next weekend — Oct. 27 and 28.