Takahara-Dias signs first big time recruit

By Jason Tang - bio | email

MANOA (KHNL) - She's only 19 days into her job, yet newly named Rainbow Wahine basketball head coach Dana Takahara-Dias is already making waves in her program, landing a big time local recruit.

Punahou grad Shawna Kuehu accepts a scholarship offer from UH for the upcoming season. Kuehu is a two time State player of the year leading the Buffanblu to three State titles.

"I am pleased to have Shawna join the Rainbow Wahine basketball 'ohana, it was great coaching her with Team Aloha and to add a player like Shawna, shows our commitment to recruit locally," said Takahara-Dias in a release.