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.
University of Hawai’i women’s volleyball player Hanna Hellvig earned her third Big West Freshman of the Week award after leading the Rainbow Wahine to a pair of conference wins this past week against UC Riverside and UC Davis.
The No. 22 University of Hawai’i women’s volleyball team (16-3, 6-2 Big West) secured a reverse sweep over UC Davis (12-8, 4-3 Big West, 22-25, 21-25, 25-22, 25-17, 15-12 on Sunday night at the Stan Sheriff Center.
“They kind of choke you out with what they do,” said UH head coach Nick Rolovich, following the game. “It can be a frustrating deal when you get behind, we didn’t take enough advantage of the possessions that we had.”
The No. 22 University of Hawai'i women's volleyball team swept UC Riverside (5-13, 1-6 Big West), 25-17, 25-18, 25-12 on Friday night at the Stan Sheriff Center. The win improved the Wahine to 5-2 in Big West Conference play.
“It was great," said Eletise. “I saw my jersey and I put it on, I never thought I’d be wearing a Hawai'i jersey and now that I’m older there is so much meaning that comes now with wearing the Hawai'i jersey.”
“They still don’t feel great about the way that they played,” said Rolovich following Tuesday’s practice in Manoa. “They know they could have played better and I think they’re over it and their ready to move forward to Air Force.”
The No. 19 University of Hawai'i women's volleyball team (13-3, 3-2 Big West) fell on the road to Cal Poly in three sets, 25-22, 26-24, 25-15 on Friday night at the Mott Athletics Center in San Luis Obispo, Calif.
The Wahine will battle two undefeated Big West leaders—two-time defending Big West champions, Cal Poly (12-5, 5-0 Big West) on Friday, October 11 and UC Santa Barbara (15-1, 5-0 Big West) on Saturday, Oct. 12.
“It’s not about anybody else, it’s about us," said Rolovich following Tuesday’s practice in Manoa. “You get psyched out because it’s Boise, or Washington, you won’t play your best football so it’s about staying together and staying dialed in on what we have to do.”
The University of Hawai'i women's volleyball team (12-1, 2-0 Big West) returns to action to host their Big West home opener against UC Irvine (3-12, 0-3 Big West ) on Friday, Oct. 4 and Cal State Fullerton (8-6, 0-3 Big West) on Saturday, Oct. 5. Both matches are slated to start at 7:00 p.m.
McDonald played a near perfect game against the Wolfpack on Saturday, completing his first seven passes and finished the game completing 25 of his 30 passing attempts for 312 yards and four touchdowns.