Rainbow wahine claim lead in Big West

Manoa (HawaiiNewsNow) – Ashleigh Karaitiana hit a three-pointer with 14-seconds remaining in overtime as the Rainbow Wahine Basketball team beat Pacific 74-71 to claim a share of the top of the Big West standings.

Hawaii (13-11, 9-4) was led by forward Shawna Lei-Kuehu's 17 points, 8 rebounds and 2 steals. Kamilah Martin added 16pts, 12 rebounds and 2 blocks, while Karaitiana and Monica DeAngelis chipped in 11 and 10 points respectively.

Next up, the Bows hit the road for a pair of games beginning with UC Santa Barbara on Thursday Feb. 21st, followed by Cal Poly San Luis Obispo on Saturday Feb. 23rd.

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