Our first wish for 2014 has already come true -- when Dave
Shoji recently tweeted from Europe he has decided to return as head coach of
the Rainbow Wahine volleyball team for another season - his 40th.
His decision has brought smiles and relief to all the Wahine
volleyball fans everywhere - except the competition. Congratulations and Mahalo, Dave!
Gib Arnold leads his men's basketball team into 2014 with a
very solid 10 and 3 record and promises to be very competitive in the big west
Laura Beamer's Rainbow Wahine basektball team is currently
more than holding their own against very formidable opponents with a 6-6
record. They should also be very
competitive in the big west conference.
Mike Trepasso's baseball team and Bob Coolen's Rainbow Wahine
softball team should create more than a favorable buzz this spring, both with
If there is one big wish out there for the 2014 sports
scene at uh, it would be for the rainbow warrior football team. There is no need to recant the litany of
challenges facing the coaches and players from key staffing and recruiting
needs, to facing another very difficult and challenging schedule - especially
early on in the season.
Our best wishes to coach chow and his staff and team for
great success in the face of a very challenging scenario; and to all of you out
there who support our teams through the good times and bad - Mahalo!