Rainbow Warriors advance to Big West Conference final after 4-set victory over UC Irvine

Rainbow Warriors advance to Big West Conference final after 4-set victory over UC Irvine
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HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - The Rainbow Warrior volleyball team didn't know their Big West Conference tournament until last night, but the 'Bows took care of business today against UC Irvine in a four-set victory (25-16, 25-23, 20-25, 25-18) to advance to the tournament final tomorrow.

The win marked the program's first postseason victory over the Anteaters in three meetings.

Outside hitters Stijn van Tilburg and Brett Rosenmeier added 11 and 10 kills while Karl Apfelbach led the way for the Anteaters with 14 kills. Joe Worsley finished with a double-double with 46 assists and a match-high 10 digs.

The final will take place tomorrow at 4 p.m. HT, live on ESPN3.

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