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."
UH begins the 2020 season ranked No. 1 nationally for the fourth time in program history an marks the first time the Warriors are the preseason poll favorite since the AVCA created the preseason poll in 2007.
Players will participate in 40/20/10-yard dashes as well as other combine events and then divided into their position groups for specific drills. Time will also be allotted for college coaches for individual workouts.
For the first time since 2013, the University of Hawai’i Wahine volleyball team earned the 12th-seed in the NCAA Tournament and will host the Northern Colorado in the first round of the NCAA Tournament.
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)
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 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.
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.
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.