Even though New Year’s is a little less then a month away, you can expect fireworks Dec. 14 when Waianae native Max Holloway (21-4) defends his UFC Featherweight title against Alexander Volkanovski (20-1) at UFC 245 in Sin City.
The University of Hawai’i football team will make its first appearance in the Mountain West Championship game when it faces 19th-ranked Boise State, Saturday, Dec. 7 at Albertsons Stadium in Boise, Idaho. Kick-off is 2:00 p.m. MT (11:00 a.m. HT)
St. Louis School is expected to officially accept an invitation to compete in the Geico State Champions Bowl Series later this month, and are believed to be heading to Las Vegas for the exhibition game.
“This tournament has really benefited the Maui Food Bank, and for over 11 years, it has allowed us to provide over 250,000 meals, while helping to feed people on the islands of Lanai and Molokai as well.”
The Silverswords wrap up the Maui Jim Maui Invitational on Wednesday against Georgia, their first-ever meeting against the Bulldogs. Tipoff is scheduled for 4 p.m. and will be televised nationally on ESPNU.
After capturing its first Big West title under third year head coach Robyn Ah Mow, the University of Hawai’i women’s volleyball team swept the major post-season awards for the first time in the Big West.
“The Maui Invitational is such a special special event for all of us," said Chaminade president Dr. Lynn Babington. "Our whole Chaminade community and our whole Ohana is here and our players come to Chaminade, so that they can have the opportunity to play in the Maui Invitational.”
The Rainbow Warriors improved to 4-2 on the season with the victory. It was the fourth 20-point performance for Stansberry in the last five games as the Rainbow Warriors pulled away from a feisty Privateer squad (1-4) with an offensive explosion in the second-half.
“It was all about lack of effort,” said Beeman following the game. “It’s not just about winning and losing; it’s about how you win and how you lose. We got beat in terms of effort tonight, and that can’t happen. For us to win next week, we need to go a find a bucket load of effort.”
The No. 18 University of Hawai'i women's volleyball team won the Big West Conference title outright with a three-set sweep over Long Beach State, 25-18, 25-12, 25-20 on Friday night in front of a sold out Stan Sheriff Center.
The Kahuku Red Raiders (9-3) and St. Louis Crusaders (11-0) will add the newest chapter to one of prep football’s oldest rivalries next weekend, when the teams battle for the Open Division State title.
The University of Hawai’i women’s basketball team kept up the strong start to the 2019 season by knocking off UT San Antonio on the opening day of the Bank of Hawai’i Classic, 62-50 on Friday afternoon.
The Rainbow Wahine will take on the Matadors on Thursday, Nov. 21 at 7:00 p.m. followed by The Beach on "Senior Night", Friday, Nov. 22 at 7:00 p.m. Both matches will be played at the Stan Sheriff Center.
BYU Athletic Director Tom Holmoe officially accepted an invitation and secured BYU’s place in the SoFi Hawaii Bowl that will be played at Aloha Stadium in Honolulu, Hawaii on Christmas Eve next month. Their opponent has yet to be announced.
The first round of the 2019 First Hawaiian Bank/HHSAA Football State Championships takes place this weekend, when OIA Division I runner up’s Leilehua (9-2) head to the Valley Isle for a showdown against the Baldwin bears (5-4).
Following the season-opening Outrigger Resorts Rainbow Classic, the University of Hawai'i men's basketball team returns to the court to host Portland State at the Stan Sheriff Center this Friday, Nov. 15 at 7:00 p.m.
Josh Barnett (35-8) will make his Bellator debut against Ronny Markes (19-7) in a heavyweight main event in Honolulu on Dec. 20 to kick-off Bellator's weekend of fights at the Neal S. Blaisdell Center.
The Crusaders dominance on the gridiron continued on Friday night with a 21-14 victory over Punahou to capture the ILH Open Division title, while extending their consecutive winning streak to 36 games.
Former Warrior wide receiver Greg Salas, alongside Hawai’i head coach Nick Rolovich look back at some their scariest Warrior teammates during their playing careers. UH quarterback Cole McDonald and Ikem Okeke name their scariest players on this year's Warriors team.
Stephen Strasburg gutted through without his best fastball to throw a five-hitter Tuesday night, and now it’s on to Game 7 in the first World Series ever in which the visiting team won each of the first six games.
The Kaimuki Bulldogs claimed the Division II title with a 27-24 victory over the Roosevelt Roughriders and the Moanalua Menehune survived a double overtime thriller against Leilehua to take home the Division I crown. The Kahuku Red Raiders upset the Mililani Trojans 7-3 in the OIA Open Division Cham