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McDonald named to Maxwell Award Watch List

McDonald finished last season ranked in the nation’s Top 10 in six categories, including sixth in passing touchdowns (36) and eighth in passing yards per game (298.1) and total offense (325.7).

ESPN Events unveils Hawaiian Airlines 2019 Diamond Head Classic Bracket

  University of Hawaii linebacker Scheyenne Sanitoa dead at 21

  Social media reacts to death of Hawaii football linebacker Scheyenne Sanitoa

Former Warrior joins Washington Wizards Summer League roster

Wahine volleyball adds Van Sickle as junior transfer from Oregon

Wahine soccer unveils 2019 season schedule

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  LA Rams host 7-on-7 Passing & Big Man Championships at Iolani School

  The Clint Parks Story: How a former Red Raider got to training some of the NBA’s best

  Ah Mow gives back to local kids with 39th Annual Rainbow Wahine Volleyball Camp

Scott named to Freshman All-American team

Thomas selected in 13th round of 2019 MLB Draft

Wahine volleyball adds former ‘Iolani star to 2019 roster

Sanchez signs extension with Colts

Former Rainbow Warrior football punter/kicker Rigoberto Sanchez will stay in Indianapolis

Hawaii, San Jose State football to play for Dick Tomey Legacy Trophy

Tomey was the head football coach at Hawaii for 10 seasons (1977-86) and San Jose State for five (2005-09).

UH Circle of Honor Class of 2019 inductees announced

The Class of 2019 will be officially enshrined during Homecoming weekend during the September 21st football game versus Central Arkansas at Aloha Stadium and at the annual Green & White Celebration on September 22 at the Stan Sheriff Center.

Gonzalez, Lemay-Lavoie headline All-American teams

Gonzalez became the first Wahine to earn four ACWPC All-American selections and her second consecutive first-team accolade, while Lemay-Lavoie garnered her first All-American status, earning second-team honors.

Hawaii’s Melounova named ITA All-American

Hawaii sailing’s Andrews becomes member of ICSA Hall of Fame

5 Warriors named All Big West Conference

Hawaii ends season with loss to Long Beach State

‘Bows drop back-and-forth battle against Long Beach State

LaCosse caps sophomore season at NCAA West Preliminary

McLachlin inducted into USA Volleyball Hall of Fame

As a member of the Wahine, McLachlin was a three-time Association for Intercollegiate Athletics for Women (AIAW) All-American and a seven-time United States Volleyball Association (USAVB) All-American.

Warriors suffer shutout loss to Long Beach State

Hawaii (20-28, 8-14 Big West) couldn’t get anything going against LBSU starting pitcher Adam Seminaris, who tossed a complete game shutout while allowing five hits. He also struck out seven batters in the win.

  Lacosse advances in NCAA West Preliminary Championships, while Brenzil places 13th in the Javelin

Lacosse will be running among the top 24 hurdlers tomorrow, the top 12 in the quarterfinals move on to the NCAA Championships.

SoFi Hawaii Bowl returns to Christmas Eve kickoff

The 18th edition off the bowl game is moving back to its original December 24th date after the game was played on December 22nd last year.

Melounova’s season ends in NCAA Women’s Singles Championships Round of 16

Melounova jumped out to a 5-1 lead in the first set, but then Maltby stormed back to win six-straight game to claim the first set before shutting out Melounova 6-0 for the match.

  Brenzil, LaCosse look to make statement at NCAA West Preliminary

This preliminary marks the third time Brenzil has been on the NCAA regional scene while 2019 is a first for LaCosse.

  Melounova defeats Michigan’s Lommer, advances to NCAA Women’s Singles Championships Round of 16

Melounova is the first player in Wahine tennis history to win two match in the NCAA Tournament and the first to advance to the Round of 16.

  University of Hawaii leads Youth Impact Program

The program already has over 100 young boys that are at risk and economically disadvantaged signed up for this summer.

Wahine volleyball releases 2019 schedule

The season will begin the season with the Hawaiian Airlines Rainbow Wahine Classic from August 30-September 1 that will have San Diego, St. John's and Washington at the Stan Sheriff Center.

Melounova upsets LSU’s Golovin in 1st round of NCAA Women’s Tennis Championships

Melounova’s win over Golovin marked the fourth time this season that she has knocked off an ITA ranked player.

  Yamazaki hopes to create pipeline between Japan and UH

Growing up in Japan Maaki Yamazaki had two dreams, one was playing baseball and the other was coming to Hawai’i.

  ‘I’m just grateful for everything’: Ethan Lopez bids Aloha to Manoa

For Ethan Lopez 'Ohana has always come first.

‘Basebows fall on senior night 6-3 to UCSB

Sunday’s series finale also marked the final home game of the season for the Rainbow Warriors. The 'Basebows (20-27, 8-13 Big West) led 3-1 in the top of the ninth before the Gauchos (44-7, 18-3 Big West) rallied to tie the game to force extra innings.

‘Bows lose in blowout fashion to UC Santa Barbara

Two more runs in the sixth put the Gauchos at double digits with a 10-1 edge before a single run in the ninth made it 11-1 in favor of the visitors.

Hawaii gives up early lead in loss to UC Santa Barbara

The loss was the first home game for Hawaii (20-25, 8-11 BWC) since April 20th. The ‘Bows took an early lead going up 1-0 thanks to Ethan Lopez before the Gauchos took the lead for good in the top of the fourth inning.

Hawaii, Arizona in talks to honor the late Dick Tomey during season-opener

Hawaii is also in talks with San Jose State to honor Tomey.

Maglio named to Canadian national volleyball team

The former All-American outside hitter was named to Volleyball Canada’s women’s 2019 indoor team today and will compete at the end of the month in the Challenge Cup - a continental pre-qualifier for Volleyball Nations League to be held from May 31-June 2.

  Warriors look to send senior class off on a high note

The Warriors haven't played since May 5th’s 3-1 win over Cal State Fullerton and will look to close out the season with a winning record at home as they currently stand at 14-15 in Honolulu.

  Petra Melounova eyes NCAA tournament

The junior has qualified to compete in the NCAA Division I singles championship for a program-record third-straight season.

Eight Wahine softball players receive All-Big West honors

Junior first baseman/catcher Callee Heen, senior pitcher Brittany Hitchcock and senior third baseman Nicole Lopez all earned first team honors while senior catcher Heather Cameron was named to all-Big West second team.

  Former Hawaii football coach Dick Tomey dies of lung cancer

Tomey was the head coach of the Rainbow Warriors between 1977 and 1986

  Jim Leahey reflects on the storied legacy of Dick Tomey

The legendary, retired broadcaster spent part of his Saturday morning sitting on his front porch with the Hawaii News Now sports team to share some memories of the late Dick Tomey, who died Friday night after losing his battle with lung cancer.

  Tomey took Hawaii football, university to ‘another level’

Tomey’s legacy as a coach for the Rainbow Warrior football team speaks for itself. But the impact he made on others, particularly Matlin, will be what is remembered the most.

Hawaii football ‘ohana reacts to Dick Tomey’s death

Many members of the Hawaii football community and across the country shared their thoughts, prayers and memories of Tomey this morning on social media:

  Lopez looks back at ‘best time of her life’

Nicole Lopez grew up wanting to be a warrior and when she arrived in Manoa she didn’t disappoint.

  ‘There’s nothing like coming home’: For Kumabe Senior night was dream come true

After a standout prep career she chose to continue her softball dreams in California for two years before friends and family would bring her home.

  Hitchcock says Aloha after 6 years with the Wahine

With her pitching career in the rear-view mirror, Hitchcock can look back on a six-year span that saw her rewrite the record books in multiple categories.

  Wahine fall to UC Davis on Senior Night, Coolen thanks senior class for memorable season

In the loss, head coach Bob Coolen started all seven seniors on the field for their final collegiate game with Hitchcock pitching,, Heather Cameron catching, Alyssa Sojka at first, Jenna Kumabe at second base, Nicole Lopez at shortstop, Carly Pina at third and Jennifer Iseri in leftfield.

  Hawaii water polo’s NCAA Tournament run comes to an end

The Golden Bears (17-8) pulled away in the third quarter, going up 11-8 before ending the period leading 13-11. In the fourth, California scored four goals over the final eight minutes of the match to put the game on ice.

Wahine split doubleheader against UC Davis

Brittany Hitchcock earned the complete game win in Game 1, pitching a full 12 innings, improving to 20-7 on the season after recording 13 strikeouts while allowing just one run on five hits.

  “I have faith that I can comeback even stronger”: McKenzie Milton discusses road to recovery

Milton has battled through five surgeries since November and remains more motivated then ever to get back in shotgun for the Knights.

  Wahine water polo team vans broken into in Stanford ahead of NCAA Tournament

The University of Hawaii at Manoa Athletics Department confirmed with Hawaii News Now that the bags contained headgear, game day clothes and other personal possessions along with some of the players passports.

  Warrior volleyball honored at State Capitol

The Warriors set an NCAA record 74-straight sets won, a new program record 25-straight matches won and clinched the program's first ever Big West title.

  Kamaka misses weight ahead of highly anticipated PFL bout against Ray Cooper III

Kamaka missed the 171 pound weight limit requirement by over a pound and a half. Kamaka will forfeit 20% of his purse and Cooper will be awarded the three points in the PFL’s scoring system

  Softball team prepares for ‘bittersweet’ Senior Night

Friday night’s 'Senior night’ will honor seven Rainbow Wahine— Heather Cameron, Brittany Hitchcock, Jennifer Iseri, Jenna Kumabe, Nicole Lopez, Carly Pina and Alyssa Sojka.

  Wahine Water Polo team departs for golden state ahead of NCAA quarterfinal

The game is scheduled for 10:45 a.m. Hawai’i time. This is just the sixth time in program history the Rainbow Wahine are competing in the NCAA tournament.

Hitchcock earns 5th career Big West Softball Pitcher of the Week award

The sixth-year senior is currently No. 4 in program history in strikeouts, No. 4 in wins, No. 4 in complete games and No. 2 with 137 appearances for Hawaii.

  Warriors receive warm welcome following NCAA Tournament run

The Rainbow Warrior team didn’t finish their 2019 campaign as national champions, but they earned a hero’s welcome at Daniel K. Inouye International Airport all the same.

Pouelsen, Thomas guide ‘Bows to victory over Cal Poly

Thomas is now tied with Lenny Linsky for second in program history for career saves with 27, held by Gene Smith.

  Warrior volleyball fans react to the end of a historic season

Fans flocked from Honolulu to the Walter Pyramid for a chance to see history and although the season didn’t end the way they’d hoped for,, fans were still in full support of their team - no matter what.

  From the Big Apple to the Pyramid, 2 Hawaii fans make dream trip to watch dream team

What the team was able to accomplish off the court in terms of rallying the local community and inspiring fans across the country will be this team’s legacy for years to come.

  Long Beach State’s Siegfried will always represent Hawaii, even as an opponent

With the Hawaiian flag draped over his shoulder like a cape, Ethan Siegfried celebrated his NCAA national championship victory Saturday night with his friends and family on the court.

Social media reacts to Hawaii’s national title loss to Long Beach State

Despite the heartbreaking loss, the Warrior faithful in attendance still showed their support regardless of the loss.

  Aloha travels with Warrior volleyball team

Leading the charge is Lauretta Sewake, also known as “Aunty Aloha.”

  For the Cowell family, NCAA Tournament run is a dream realized

At just the age of five, Colten Cowell watched Hawaii’s tournament run with his parents like many families in Hawaii did in support of the Warriors.

  ‘Match for the ages’ showdown between Hawaii & Long Beach State has coaches prepared for battle

While the ‘Bows were snubbed from the NCAA Tournament in 2018, Wade remained steadfast in his belief that the Warriors would return in 2019 and compete at the highest level.

  Hawaii vs. Long Beach State set to battle for NCAA Championship

Saturday’s title match takes place Saturday at the Walter Pyramid in Long Beach. First set is set for 2 p.m. HT and will be broadcast live on ESPN.

  Warriors take on Lewis in NCAA Tournament semifinal

Thursday’s match against Lewis will mark his sixth time the Warriors have played in the NCAA Tournament - the first as the overall top seed.

  Wade focused on NCAA Tournament run, not allegations of sexual misconduct

Nearly a week after denying allegations of sexual misconduct, Wade made his first appearance before the national media on Wednesday and was pressed by members of the media to address the allegations.

Melounova named Big West Player of the Year for 3rd-straight year

Melounova was also named to the all-Big West first team for the third-consecutive season in both singles and doubles. Earlier this week, she received an automatic bid to the NCAA Singles Championship.

Trapasso wins 500th game as ‘Bows take down Cal Baptist

Hawaii (19-22) scored six runs the first two innings to put the game out of reach early.

  Warriors depart for NCAA Volleyball Tournament

The No. 1 ranked Hawai’i men’s volleyball team departed Honolulu today for a chance to make history in Long Beach, California this week.

Two time state player of the year Kameron Ng commits to UH

The sharp shooting guard averaged over 20 points a game last season.

  Record Four Warriors selected to AVCA All-America First Team

Opposite hitter and Bulgarian native Rado Parapunov, outside hitter Stijn van Tilburg, libero Gage Worsley and setter Joe Worsley were picked to the first team while middle blocker Patrick Gasman was selected to the second team.

‘Basebows fall to CSUN 6-3

Hawaiʻi (18-22, 7-8 Big West) possessed a 3-2 lead until the bottom of the seventh inning until CSUN (19-23, 6-9 Big West) rallied with a grand slam

Wahine water polo wins 1st Big West championship since 2015

With the win, Hawaii has now earned an automatic bid into the NCAA Tournament which starts May 10th in Stanford, California.

  Team Mauka comes out victorious over Team Makai as Warriors wrap up spring camp

The Warriors will now look to July as they’ll begin to prepare for the 2019 schedule, with the first game of the season set for Saturday, August 24th against Arizona at Aloha Stadium.

Wahine sweep doubleheader over UC Riverside, hit 7 home runs over two games

Senior Brittany Hitchcock earned her second complete game win of the series to improve to 16-7 overall and 8-2 in the Big West. She allowed just one run on three hits with zero walks and two strikeouts.