Wahine Drop Heartbreaker to California

By Brian Ojima - bio | email

MANOA (KHNL) - The Rainbow Wahine volleyball team looked like they were going to get swept by 10th ranked, California after dropping the first, two sets.

But the Rainbows came back to win the 3rd and 4th sets, to force a deciding 5th set.

Number two ranked, Texas won the Hawaiian Airlines Wahine Volleyball Classic after sweeping St. Louis in straight sets. With the victory, they improve to 6-0 on the season.

The Rainbow Wahine finish the tournament with a 1-2 record and have now lost two in a row, after winning their first four games to start the season.

Hawaiian Airlines Wahine Classic All-Tournament Team

Bridget Fonke, Saint Louis

Hana Cutura, California

Mindi Wiley, California

Aneli Cubi-Otineru, Hawai'i

Juliann Faucette, Texas

Destinee Hooker, Texas

Most Outstanding Player: Ashley Engle, Texas