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‘Bows win second-straight against Cal State Fullerton, Yamasaki records 1st home run of season

Wahine drop doubleheader to Cal State Fullerton, finish 0-3 on road trip

  Hawaii to take on Long Beach State in Big West title game after sweeping UC Irvine

Pouelsen’s 11th hour heroics lead Hawaii over Cal State Fullerton

Wahine fall short against Cal State Fullerton on the road

  Warriors set to defend home court in Big West Tournament

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Warriors fall short against Cal State Fullerton, drop to 4-6 in conference play

  SandBows say Aloha on senior night

5 Warriors named to All-Big West first team

Warriors can’t pull off comeback against UC Riverside

Lopez’s 6 runs leads Hawaii to dominant win

  Coolen records 1,000th win with sweep over UC Santa Barbara

No. 1 Warriors lose heartbreaker against No. 2 Long Beach State, suffer 2nd-straight loss

The Warriors (25-2, 8-2 BWC) are the No. 2 seed in the tournament, which the ‘Bows will host April 18-20 at the Stan Sheriff Center. Hawaii will face the winner of Thursday's quarterfinal between UC Irvine and UC San Diego.

Coolen inches closer to 1,000 win mark as Wahine take down UC Santa Barbara

Head coach Bob Coolen is now just two wins shy of reaching the 1,000 win milestone at the University of Hawaii.

Warriors suffer blowout loss to UC Riverside on the road

Hawaii (13-18, 3-4 Big West) saw the Highlanders (10-21, 2-5 Big West) jump out to an 8-0 lead through the first four innings and never looked back.

Undefeated no more: Top-ranked ’Bows fall to No. 2 Long Beach State in first loss of the season

With the loss, Hawaii (25-1, 8-1 BWC) lost its first match of the season to the defending national champions and are now tied for the top spot in the conference rankings heading into Saturday’s regular season finale against the 49ers.

  No. 1 Hawaii vs. No. 2 Long Beach State showcases the best of the Big West

  Battle-tested offensive line brings continuity to spring practices

  Coolen set to join illustrious 1,000 win club

Former Wahine basketball’s Huff drafted into WNBA

  No.1 Hawaii looks to stay undefeated in Big West showdown against No. 2 Long Beach State

  With the set streak out of the way, No. 1 Hawaii can focus on what really matters

Warriors land top prep talent Nalu Emerson

In an announcement today via twitter Kauhuku’s Nalu Emerson officially committed to the University of Hawaii Warriors and will compete at Safety this summer.

Wahine’s Callee Heen named conference fielder of the week

The first baseman/catcher hit a team-high .571 (4-for-7) and led UH with six RBI as the 'Bows outscored the Mustangs 22-1 in the three dominant victories.

Parapunov named Big West Conference Player of the week for fifth time

Rado Parapunov nabbed the honor after averaging 5.71 kills per set, hitting .435 in UH’s two-match series win over No. 3 UC Santa Barbara this past weekend at the Stan Sheriff Center.

  Daylen Calicdan goes 5-5 in dominating 13-6 rout over UC Davis

Calicdan was just one hit away from tying the school record for hits in a game of six set by Michael Dartt, the Warriors defeated the Aggies 2-1 to take the big west conference series.

  All-American Stijn Van Tilburg soaks in final regular season home game

The outside hitter is one of the best volleyball players in the country and will go down in UH program history as one of the best to ever play.

  ‘The dream we we’re looking for’: Brett Rosenmeier reflects on sell-out crowd on senior night

Rosenmeier got the start on senior night against the number three ranked UC Santa Barbara Gauchos in a match he will never forget.

  Solbrig’s Senior Night full of emotions as he closes chapter on storied career

Like the rest of his senior teammates, Solbrig anticipated something special in their final regular season home game. But having a sold out crowd was something he could barely put into words.

  Sold out Stan Sheriff Center is a dream come true for Worsley on Senior Night

Despite not feeling as emotional as some of his teammates, Worsley said after Hawaii’s four-set victory over UC Santa Barbara on Senior Night that he was blown away by the sold out crowd that cheered him and his teammates on all weekend-long.

  No. 1 Hawaii extends win streak to 25; set streak snapped at 74

Hawai’i finished its regular season home record with a perfect 14-0 mark and improved to 8-0 in the Big West this season.

’Basebows fall to UC Davis 6-3

Hawaiʻi (12-17, 2-3 BWC) scored two runs in the final frame against UC Davis (10-13, 3-2 BWC) and had the tying run at the plate before falling to the Aggies at home.

Wahine sweep Cal Poly in doubleheader

Hawaii (24-10, 4-1 BWC) had starting pitchers Izzy Dino and Brittany Hitchcock pitch back-to-back complete games, pushing head coach Bob Coolen even closer to the 1,000 win career mark for the Wahine (997 wins.)

  As Hawaii’s defense improves, Batoon looks for new leaders to emerge

Without the likes of Tavai and Choi, Batoon knows that someone needs to step up and lead his defense into fall camp.

  Senior night for No. 1 Warriors to be first sellout for team since 1997

“It’s been 10 years in the making,” said head coach Charlie Wade. “Couldn’t be more appreciative and more humbled by the amount of support and Aloha for this team.”

Davenport picks up 2nd win of season as ‘Bows take down UC Davis

Offensively, Scotty Scott was able to score two runs while Maaki Yamasaki, Daylen Calicdan and Tyler Murray each registered two RBIs on the night.

  No. 1 Hawaii wins 24th-straight with sweep over No. 3 UC Santa Barbara

A crowd of 7,733, the largest of the season, saw Hawaii (24-0, 7-0 BWC) continue its NCAA-record 72-straight set win streak in the win despite hitting a season-low .282 on the night.

Hitchcock’s dominant performance from the mound leads Wahine past Cal Poly

The win marked her 12th complete game of the season and her 79th such game of her career. Hitchcock is now 11-5 on the year.

  No. 1 Men’s volleyball team looks to stay unbeaten during senior weekend

The Warriors (23-0, 6-0 BWC) will look to extend their nation-best win streaks of 23-matches and 69-sets during senior weekend against No. 3 UC Santa Barbara.

Follows, Hines become 1st male and female All-Americans under Schemmel

Follows’ national recognition was the first time that Hawaii had both a male and female swimmer named All-Americans in the same season under head coach Dan Schemmel after Phoebe Hines was also recognized for her stellar 2019 campaign as well.

  Trapasso shakes up rotation to give Warriors a better chance to win in conference play

“We’re in conference now and we need to give ourselves a better from a starting standpoint,” said head coach Mike Trapasso

Social media reacts to NCAA RPI rankings, Warrior volleyball drops to No. 2

Although the team is currently ranked No. 1 in the AVCA Coaches Poll, there has still been some frustration from fans on social media as to why Hawaii isn’t receiving the credit it deserves:

Parapunov named Big West Player of the Week for 4th time this season

The Bulgaria native averaged 4.89 kills per set, hitting .472 during Hawaii’s undefeated road trip that saw the Warriors go 3-0 with wins over Concordia-Irvine and UC San Diego.

  Hawaii’s offense gets shut down against UC Irvine in loss

Hawaii (11-16, 1-2 BWC) couldn’t find its offense against UC Irvine starting pitcher Trenton Denholm, who allowed zero runs on three hits in eight innings on the mound.

UC Irvine takes down ‘Bows in Game 2 of series

In the fourth, the ‘Bows came back as Alex Baeza scored on a Dallas Duarte RBI single. But as soon as Hawaii got some life back in the game, UC Irvine took over.

Hawaii splits double-header with Long Beach State

Hawaii's senior pitcher Brittany Hitchcock earned the complete-game win allowing three runs on nine hits with no walks and three strikeouts. It was her 11th complete game of the season.

No. 1 Warriors sweep UC San Diego, extend win streak to 23 matches

Hawaii also extended its current-NCAA set win streak to 69 sets in its dominant performance.

‘Bows blowout UC Irvine in Big West opener

In their past two outings, the ‘Bows have scored 25 runs in back-to-back wins.

Wahine snap 4-game losing streak to Long Beach State

Senior pitcher Brittany Hitchcock earned the complete-game win for Hawaii (20-9, 1-0 BWC), her 10th complete game of the year. She allowed one run on five hits with three walks and four strikeouts.

No. 1 Hawaii records another sweep against UC San Diego

The Warriors tallied a season-high 12 blocks, including eight by middle blocker Patrick Gasman.

  Warrior football kicks off spring ball

Friday morning was the first of 14 schedule practices for Hawaii, which culminate in the team’s annual spring game at the end of April.

  Rolovich pleased with quarterbacks, offense after Day 1 of spring practice

“I will say, all three quarterbacks put in a lot of work,” Rolovich said. “They put in a lot of work outside of this place. And they all care at a high level, it’s very important to them.”

  Hawaii football begins spring practice this weekend

Head coach Nick Rolovich enters his fourth season in charge of the Warriors and returns 21 starters from last year’s Hawaii Bowl runner-ups.

Matlin receives 3-year extension as UH Manoa athletics director

During his tenure, the student-athlete graduation rate hit a program-record 85 percent over the past two years with the highest cumulative GPA of 3.12 this past fall.

Green, Thomas to leave Warrior basketball team

With Green and Thomas leaving, the Warriors will now have four scholarships to work with for their upcoming 2019 recruiting class.

  Hawaii faces stiff test in conference opener against UC Irvine

Coming off a 1-3 road trip, the Warriors are in need of a statement victory against one of the best teams in the Big West Conference.

  Thomas to return to bullpen for rest of the season

On the season, Thomas has a record of 2-3 with one save and an ERA of 2.89.

No. 1 Hawaii sweeps Concordia-Irvine, 3-0

Hawaii (21-0) extended their season-long win streak to 21 and NCAA-best set win streak to 63.

2019 Big West Men’s Volleyball Tournament Information

Ticket packages for the 2019 Big West Conference Men’s Volleyball Tournament are on sale now.

Worlsey and Gasman notch Big West weekly honors

A pair of University of Hawai’i men’s volleyball players took home the Big West Conference Player of the Week and Defensive Player of the Week awards.

  UH Men’s Volleyball tops latest AVCA rankings

The University of Hawai’i men’s team is the nation’s No. 1-ranked team after unanimously earning the top spot in this week’s AVCA Division I-II Coaches Top 15 Poll.

Warriors dominate Ohio State, 15-3 to snap 6-game skid

All nine players in Hawaii’s lineup recorded at least one hit while Alex Baeza, Maaki Yamasaki and Tyler Best each picked up three hits apiece.

Hines named All-American after 5th place finish in NCAA Championships

Hines finished with a time of 15:50.13 in the 1650 free, just 11 seconds off pace from the first place finisher, Ally McHugh of Penn State.

‘Bows lose 6th-straight, fall to Ohio State 7-5

Hawaii (9-14) started Dylan Thomas on the mound after moving him back into the rotation from the bullpen. Thomas struck out six batters in four innings of work but also gave up seven runs on 11 hits.

No. 2 Warriors win 20th match in a row with sweep over No. 8 BYU

With the win, Hawaii snapped its 15-match losing streak against BYU in Provo, winning for just the fourth time in 29 attempts.

  Texas takes down Wahine volleyball in spring match, 3-2

Hawaii’s new addition to the roster, Jolie Rasmussen, led the ‘Bows with a game-high 28 kills on .373 hitting. She also recorded a game-high 21 digs on the night.

Hawaii closes 2018-2019 campaign with 67-43 loss to Saint Mary’s in WNIT

The Wahine (15-17) moved to 0-3 all-time against Saint Mary's in the WNIT and 5-13 all-time in the tournament.

No. 2 Warriors cruise to victory with sweep over Princeton

With the win, the Warriors have tied the program record for longest win streak at 19 matches.

9th inning comeback not enough for Hawaii in 6-5 loss to Ohio State

Hawaii (9-13) trailed 6-4 in the ninth after an RBI groundout from Ethan Lopez. The Warriors had the game-tying run on third base but the Buckeyes (12-10) were able to escape with the win.

‘Bows fall to Ohio State, 6-4

At the top of the ninth,the Warriors tried to mount a late comeback as Dylan Calicdan’s single appeared to score two runs, but Tyler Best didn’t touch third base as he headed to home plate, resulting in the third and final out of the game.

No. 2 Warriors extend win streak to 18 with sweep over McKendree

Outside hitter Stijn van Tilburg led the Warriors with a season-high 18 kills and did not commit an error in 24 attacks for a .750 hitting percentage.

  Wahine look to WNIT for postseason success against Saint Mary’s

The ‘Bows will take on St. Mary’s Friday afternoon in the first round of the WNIT, marking the 10th time in program in history that Hawaii has played in the invitational.

  Wahine volleyball prepares for Spring Match against Texas

The University of Hawai’i women’s volleyball team will play Texas this Friday, March 22 at 7:00 p.m. in their Spring Match.

  Ursua, Tavai headline Hawaii football’s Pro Day at UCLA

Considered to be one of the best pro prospects coming out of Hawaii this year, Ursua impressed with his vertical leap and bench press, both of which would’ve ranked in the Top 15 at this year’s NFL combine at his position.

Rainbow Wahine swimming & diving boast 3 competitors in NCAA Championships

The NCAA Championships will take place at the Lee & Joe Jamail Texas Swimming Center on the campus of the University of Texas from Mar. 20-23.

  Parapunov named AVCA, Big West Player of the Week

Parapunov is the first Hawaii player to receive the AVCA award twice in the same season since Costas Theocharidis in 2001.

  “I’m prepared and ready for it": Ursua ready to shine ahead of Pro Day in Los Angeles

Among the recent UH alumni participating are wide receiver John Ursua, linebacker Jahlani Tavi, long snapper Noah Borden, quarterback Kolney Cassel running back Mel Davis, tight end Dakota Torres, offensive lineman Kaiwi Chung and defensive lineman Penitito Faalologo.

Wahine qualify for WNIT will take on Saint Mary’s

Rainbow Wahine will face off against Saint Mary’s this Friday in the opening round of the Women’s National Invitational Tournament in Moraga, California.

Wahine beach volleyball captures Heineken Hawai‘i Invitational

Over the weekend the No. 6 ranked University of Hawai’i women’s beach volleyball team wrapped up an undefeated weekend with a pair of wins Sunday in the Heineken Hawai’i Invitational at Queen’s Beach.

UH ranked No. 1 in first RPI ranking of the season

The Hawaii men’s volleyball team today opened at No. 1 in the country for the season’s first Ratings Percentage Index.