Waiakea golfers share championship experiences

Connor Whitt/ Tribune-Herald Waiakea's state championship golf team includes, from left, Dysen Park, Ryder Ng, Noah Otani, Mike Lopez and Jake Otani.

Contributed The Waiakea boys golf team and head coach Alika Toledo (right) were greeted by supporters at the Hilo Airport last week.

Connor Whitt/ Tribune-Herald Ryder Ng placed third overall in the championship and shot even par on day two, tying for second place.

When the Waiakea High School boys golf team’s flight home from Kauai touched down last week, it was greeted by streams of water shot overhead by firetrucks and a crowd of supporters waiting outside of the airport.