‘Starting all over again’: Pahoa in football rebuild mode again, but that’s becoming a comfort zone

  • KELSEY WALLING/Tribune-Herald Pahoa junior Kailen Kamakeeaina runs through his teammates Friday during a drill in practice.

  • Kelsey Walling/Tribune-Herald Pahoa junior Christopher-Jay Alidon-Kaawaloa – who will be counted on at running back – tries to take on two players at practice.

  • Kelsey Walling/Tribune-Herald An assistant coach runs drills Friday during Pahoa's football practice.

PAHOA – During an overcast afternoon football practice at Pahoa High, it almost looks like business as usual: whistles blow, assistants teach and pads pop.