Raya Nakao, after two years of waiting, was ready to record run at the 2022 HHSAA Girls Golf State Championships.
She, lead the Punahou Buffanblu to its 12th title in 14 years on Saturday.
The COVID-19 outbreak had erased the two previous state golf championships. Nakao was fueled by this long frustrating period. Kaanapali Kai looked ridiculously short after two days of Nakao firing rounds of 67-64.