HPA handles business against Pahoa, gets fourth win of the season

HPA’s Alaka‘i Aipia (6) reaches for a long pass while being covered by Judah Horn (14) during Ka Makani’s victory over Pahoa on Thursday at Kea‘au. (CONOR WHITT/HAWAII TRIBUNE-HERALD)

KEA‘AU — After a neck-and-neck, rain-soaked first half — Hawaii Preparatory Academy’s football team outlasted Pahoa HS to win 28-12 on Thursday night at Kea‘au HS.