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BIIF Football Semifinal Schedule Set

October 11, 2015, 2:33 PM HST
* Updated October 15, 4:15 PM
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The Big Island Interscholastic Federation has finalized its schedule for this week’s league semifinals.

In Division I, Kealakehe clinched the top seed in the postseason after beating two-time defending champion Hilo in double overtime. The Waveriders will host fourth-seeded Kea’au, still looking for its first win of the season, on Saturday, Oct. 17 at 7 p.m.

Hilo, meanwhile, received the second seed and will host cross-town rival Waiakea, seeded third, at 7 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 16 at Wong Stadium. The Vikings defeated Waiakea 35-0 earlier this season.

Both Division I games will be broadcast on ESPN Radio, with Friday’s game being simulcast on KBIG FM.

Meanwhile, in Division II, Konawaena clinched the top seed with its 50-6 win over Honoka’a on Friday night. The two teems will meet again this Friday at Julian R. Yates Field in Kealakekua, with kickoff scheduled for 7 p.m.

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Kamehameha-Hawai’i finished as the regular season runner-up in Division II, despite owning a win over Konawaena. The key blemish for the Warriors was a loss at Kealakehe, despite holding a 20-point first quarter lead.

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Saturday’s Division II semifinal at 3 p.m. will be a rematch of last Saturday’s game between Kamehameha-Hawai’i and third-seeded Hawai’i Preparatory Academy. The Warriors defeated Ka Makani 45-0 in both teams’ regular season finale.

Championship games in Division I and II will be played on Oct. 23 and Oct. 24. Game assignments will be determined after the championships are set.

BIIF semifinal schedule

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Friday, Oct. 16

Division I: #3 Waiakea (2-8 overall, 2-5 BIIF) at #2 Hilo (5-4, 5-2) – 7 p.m. (ESPN Radio and KBIG FM)

Division II: #4 Honoka’a (2-7, 2-5) at #1 Konawaena (8-1, 6-1) – 7 p.m.

Saturday, Oct. 17

Division II: #3 Hawai’i Prep (2-6, 2-5) at #2 Kamehameha-Hawai’i (8-2, 5-2) – 3 p.m.

Division I: #4 Kea’au (0-8, 0-7) at #1 Kealakehe (7-3, 6-1) – 7 p.m. (ESPN Radio)

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