Stories by Conor Langs

Special Olympics swimming: West Hawaii Sharks excited and grateful for 2024 season

KAILUA-KONA — The Kona Community Aquatic Center (KCAC) is a special place to many in the community. It’s a gathering site where everyone — regardless of swim level — can escape reality and cool off from the West Hawaii sun by participating in almost any aquatic activity imaginable. Some pool ventures include two age-group swim teams, Big Island Interscholastic Federation (BIIF) swimming, BIIF water polo, another recreational swim team, water aerobics, keiki swim lessons and more.

All-BIIF basketball teams released

KAILUA-KONA — The Big Island Interscholastic Federation (BIIF) recently released its All-BIIF selections for the 2023-24 basketball season, including the player and coach-of-the-year awards.

Club sports: Big Island lacrosse ready for new season

KEALAKEKUA/WAIMEA — With the Big Island Interscholastic Federation (BIIF) spring season well underway, teams from all across the island have begun their regular season matchups. But one particular sport has flown under the radar during preseason preparation.