The Rainbow Wahine (16-14) advanced to the tournament semifinals where they will face No. 2 seed UC Santa Barbara on Friday, March 13 at the Honda Center in Anaheim. No spectators will be allowed in the gym in an effort to combat the spread of COVID-19.
The University of Hawaii softball team (9-13) concludes their 16-game/three three-tournament homestand this week as they host the Bank of Hawaii Rainbow Wahine Classic from Wednesday, March 11-Saturday, March 14, 2020
The University of Hawaii basketball team will open the Big West tournament on Thursday against UC Davis and will be playing without spectators in the stands in an effort to combat the spread of the COVID-19 virus.
“I was trying to get into shape to do a few things was coming up," said Jackson. "I didn’t realize it at the time that my heart was actually telling me, something was wrong, and in December I had the stroke.”
The UH men's basketball team hosts its final two home games of the season this week beginning Thursday an will honor seniors Eddie Stansberry and Zigmars Raimo following Saturday's game against UC Riverside.
The University of Hawaii baseball team will face the defending national champion in the regular season for the first time since 2004 (Rice, 2003) when they head to Nashville, Tenn., to take on Vanderbilt at Hawkins Field this weekend for three games.
The University of Hawaii men's volleyball team will host Nittaidai University of Japan, Wednesday, Feb. 26 and Friday, Feb. 28 in a pair of exhibition matches at the Stan Sheriff Center. Both matches begin at 7:00 p.m.
The top-ranked University of Hawaii men’s volleyball team kept its perfect season in tact with a 25-15, 25-18, 25-22 victory over No. 11 Stanford Friday in a non-conference match-up at Maples Pavilion.
The Rainbow Wahine dropped its opening game, 7-2 to Iowa State, but got back on the winning track with a 9-0 mercy rule win over Northern Colorado to end the tournament at the Rainbow Wahine Softball Stadium.
After going down 2-0 in the count, third baseman Dustin Demeter took an inside pitch deep out to right-field to ignite the Hawaii dugout and deliver the first victory of the season with a 5-4 win over UH-Hilo.
Eddie Stansberry connected on a game-winning three-pointer with 3.3 seconds left to punctuate a late rally and lift the Rainbow Warriors to victory on a night the program commemorated its 100th season.
Beeman has been at the helm of the Rainbow Wahine program since 2012, accumulating a record of 124-110 in seven-plus seasons, including one NCAA tournament appearance (2016) and four Women's National Invitation Tournament appearances (2013-15, 2018).
“The culture was different in the locker room,” said Furuta. “The Camaraderie between the boys was different, it wasn’t one family, we had different clicks in the locker room, and when Rolo came in he turned things around."