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Dig Pink Saturday, SandBows host Portuguese Horseshoe Tourney

By Cindy Luis on October 10, 2018

Saturday vs. CSUN is Hawaii’s Dig Pink Hawaii Pacific Health is the sponsor for “Dig Pink Night” and will distribute Pink Shirts to the first 500 fans at Gate A along with awarding other prizes throughout the night. Hawaii Pacific Health will also be doing a free health screening at Gate A. The H-Zone store located at Gate B will be selling pink apparel, and fans are encouraged to wear pink in support of breast cancer awareness. The SandBows will […]

SDSU sweeps USD, Maglio returning

By Cindy Luis on October 2, 2018

Big Win for Aztecs (3-14), sweeping crosstown rival San Diego, 25-15, 25-19, 25-23 Toreros drop to 7-8 As for Emily Maglio, have not confirmed it with her was told by Coach Jeff Hallthat she’ll be in school in January. Gain one Canadian, lose another. Lea Monkhouse decided not to return, wanting to be closer to home. No indication where she will transfer. Maglio has been with Canada at the FIVB World Championships in Japan. Canada went 0-3 She had six […]

Rise of the Wahine tonight, MVB & SVB news

By Cindy Luis on September 5, 2018

The “Rise of the Wahine” premiere event takes place today (Wednesday) at the Hawaii Theater. Doors and the red carpet for selected guests begins at 5:30 p.m. with the event starting at 6:30 p.m. Immediately following the film, filmmakers Dean Kaneshiro and Ryan Kalei Tsuji along with former UH Wahine volleyball coach Dave Shoji and the first Wahine volleyball team captain Beth McLaughlin will participate in a panel discussion. Proceeds from the evening will be donated to the Patsy T. […]

Cowell-Rosenmeier 13th at World University Beach

By Cindy Luis on July 12, 2018

University of Hawaii men’s volleyball players Colton Cowell and Brett Rosenmeier finished 13th at the World University Beach Volleyball Championships in Munich, Germany, today. Cowell-Rosenmeier, seeded 28th, upset No. 2 seed Mateusz Lysikowski and Mateusz Paszkowski of Poland, 21-18, 12-21, 15-12 in a match that lasted 43 minutes at the TUM courts at Olympic Park. Earlier Thursday, Cowell-Rosenmeir were swept by 17th-seeded Abramenka-Piatrus of Belarus 21-16, 22-20 in the quarterfinals of 9-16 classification then outlasted Chile’s Pablo Prieto Figueroa-Ignacio Zaval […]

Mitchem, Anae named to USWNVT scrimmage team; Luyties, Kidd no longer with SandBows

By Cindy Luis on June 18, 2018

Know it had been asked, got it confirmed from Hall Chloe Luyties is looking at “other opportunities” Kidd is concentrating on her nursing degree so sounds like that means she has retired. Both Annie Mitchem and Adora Anae (Utah) on roster. From UH via USA Volleyball Cool for Annie it will be played at Irvine Valley The U.S. Women’s National Volleyball Team will hold its first Red-Blue instraquad scrimmage match of the year on June 22 in Irvine, California. Representing […]

Congrats to Maglio-Schucht, BVB A-As; Rogers reprimanded

By Cindy Luis on May 17, 2018

As expected, SandBows Emily Maglio-Ka’iwi Schucht named to the AVCA beach volleyball All-America team. one of 8 pairs honored. Emily Maglio + Ka’iwi Schucht – Hawai’i Pair record of 35-6 (No. 1 position)…Garnered AVCA/CollegeBeachVB.com Pair of the Week honors on March 27th…First-Team All-Big West…Big West Pair of the Year…Broke Hawai’i’s program record winning 23 consecutive matches from March 18th through April 27th… (ACTUALLY it should be 25 wins) It is Maglio’s second All-American award (2016) and Schucht’s first…The Wahine now […]

USA men’s volleyball team coming, UH beach camps, clinics

By Cindy Luis on May 15, 2018

The U.S. men’s national volleyball team, with three former Hawaii prep products on the roster, will be on Oahu July 23-28. On the team are three players from the 2016 Olympic team that took the bronze medal: Micah Christenson (Kamehameha), Erik Shoji (Punahou) and Kawika Shoji (‘Iolani). Training camp is July 23-26, 9 a.m.-noon, at Punahou Open to the public, not admission charge Red-Blue matches $10 (don’t have ticket sales info) July 27, 7 p.m., Kamehameha’s Kekuhaupio July 28, 7 […]

Rosenmeier-Cowell 2nd at beach championship

By Cindy Luis on May 12, 2018

From UH The Rainbow Warrior men’s volleyball pair of Brett Rosenmeier and Colton Cowell fell in the championship match of the USAV Collegiate Beach Championship Saturday to Florida State’s Jon Justice and Adam Wienckowski, 15-21, 28-26, 15-12. The UH duo, who finished fourth in this event last year, went 3-1 record duirng this year’s tournament. With the win, the FSU pair earned a spot to represent the United States this summer at the FISU World University Games in Munich, Germany. […]