Either way, get used to seeing her name in this space, just like her older sister (see below).
In Kekoa’s first two games, she was sterling in the circle and at the plate, striking out nine and going 5 for 5 against Konawaena, then fanning five in a three- hit, three-RBI performance against Hawaii Prep.
Favorite food: Steak and shrimp, all rice, no salad
Favorite movie: Sandlot
Favorite athlete: My sister Mikayla Kekoa (a two-time Athlete of the Week)
Favorite thing about softball: Having a team that is willing to play together; and pitching
Favorite spot on the Big Island: Kailapa homestead
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