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Wahine volleyball team heading to Final Four

(PALO ALTO, CA) Hawaii News Now - The Wahine are on their way to Florida, site of this year's Final Four. But to get there they had to pass through California.

On the campus of Stanford University in Palo Alto where Hawaii squared off against the Wolvereens Saturday.

U.H. has been playing with a chip on its shoulder since being seeded 12th in the tournament despite being ranked third in the country.

It was, however, 16th ranked Michigan that took charge early.

Aneli Cubi-Otineru is blocked and the Wolvereens are up in set one 9 to 6.

That's when Kanani Danielson begins to heat up.

The Kamehameha graduate records one of her team high 11 kills.

U.H. wins set one 25-23.

The Wahine would roll through sets two and three 25-19 and 25-18.

A straight set victory for Hawaii.

And the Wahine are going to the final four for the ninth time.

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