Bound for Fresno State, Tengan doesn’t lose her way after lost senior season at Waiakea

Korrie Tengan utilizes the breaststroke during practice with the Warriors Aquatic Club at Kawamoto Swim Stadium in Hilo on Thursday, Jan. 21, 2021. (Kelsey Walling/Hawaii Tribune-Herald)

Waiakea senior Korrie Tengan is back practicing at Kawamoto Pool these days, but it wasn’t too long ago that she had to go to Carlsmith Beach Park to train as the pandemic canceled her final year of high school swimming. (Kelsey Walling/Hawaii Tribune-Herald)

With the pools closed during the earlier stages of the pandemic, Korrie Tengan roughed it in the Pacific.