Shoji Earns 1,000th Win, Wahine Improve to 16-2

By Brian Ojima - bio | email

MANOA (KHNL) - The Rainbow Wahine volleyball team won their 16th match of the season and delivered head coach, Dave Shoji his milestone 1,000th victory of his coaching career.

Shoji is just the second coach in division one women's volleyball to win one thousand matches.

Shoji was first hired as the UH women's volleyball coach back in 1975, and in his 35 years as head coach, he has won four national championships at UH.

The 9-time conference coach of the year has the team playing their best volleyball of the season, as the Wahine have won 12-straight matches.