BIIF soccer: HPA girls nothing special (yet)

HOLLYN JOHNSON/Tribune-Herald Hawaii Prep's Zoe Ganley vies for possession with a Kauai player Saturday at Hilo Bayfront.
HOLLYN JOHNSON/Tribune-Herald Junior co-captain Jenna Perry takes over more of a leadership role this season as Hawaii Prep seeks a sixth straight state D2 title.
Angela Cipriano, a first-year student at Hawaii Prep, is expected to make an immediate impact this season. (HOLLYN JOHNSON/Hawaii Tribune-Herald)

HILO – Nanea Tavares popped, flashed, flicked and scored, and finally Hawaii Prep had jumped over the state championship hump.