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Wahine clinch share of Big West conference title with 18th straight win

HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) -

The University of Hawaii women's volleyball team is officially back on top of the Big West conference.

Nearly a year after Long Beach State dethroned the Rainbow Wahine to win the league title, Hawaii clinched at least a share of a 2015 conference championship on Sunday with a victory against the Aggies of U.C. Davis.

Though the Wahine lost the match's first set, 23-25, Dave Shoji's team managed to win three straight sets to clinch the victory.

Nikki Taylor had 21 kills and 5 blocks for the 'Bows, who were aided by 41 assists from the hands of Tayler Higgins.

Kaylin Squyres added 19 kills for the Aggies.

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