Expanded coverage of all things volleyball, including notes, observations and analysis on the Rainbow Wahine, Rainbow Warriors, SandBows and Team USA.

About the blog host

Cindy Luis covers University of Hawaii volleyball for the Star-Advertiser. She began her career as a sports journalist in Hawaii in 1981 with the Honolulu Star-Bulletin and was the sports editor, assistant sports editor, columnist and beat writer during a 31-year span before the paper became the Star-Advertiser. She graduated from UCLA in 1977 with a B.A. in Communication Studies.

Latest news

No. 10 BYU 3, Nevada 0; Top 25, Big West scores

By Cindy Luis on September 8, 2017

http://stats.statbroadcast.com/broadcast/?id=184107 link for gametracker which is not working at the moment. BYU up 22-16 in Set 1 Cougars take Set 1 25-18 Cougars rally for Set 2, 25-22 BYU was losing 19-16 when Robins-Hardy came in. At 21-17, BYU went on an 8=1 run to win.

No. 10 BYU 3, Hawaii 2

By Cindy Luis on September 7, 2017

A little odd. Clock at 30 mknutes but countdown hasn’t begun. even odder they just switched to 35 minutes and clock has started So if I do the math, intros at 713 LIve stats at http://stats.statbroadcast.com/broadcast/?id=184106 1420-AM espen1420am.com Ch. 12/1012 BigWest.TV

Baylor 3, Nevada 1; Shoji part of TV broadcast, SandBows honors

By Cindy Luis on September 7, 2017

Blog should be up and running tonight. Finally got things working with the computer. Thank you for your patience Dave Shoji joins the Spectrum OC16 gang for pre and post game this week’s matches. He came to Wednesday’s practice. Looking very tan and fit. been doing a lot of surfing and SUP. Nevada-Baylor, 4:45 p.m. Live Stats for Pack-Bears http://stats.statbroadcast.com/broadcast/?id=184105 Hawaii-BYU 7 p.m. Glad they have figured out that they don’t have to delay the start of the second match. […]

Wahine remain unranked

By Cindy Luis on September 4, 2017

Didn’t even get enough points to be mentioned 12 th week in program history Avca.org Minnesota to No. 1 Enjoy the holiday

Utah 3. Hawaii 1

By Cindy Luis on September 3, 2017

No blog tonight Just score updates Links at Hawaiiathletics.com Uh rallies from down 19-14 to win 25-20 Guinasso served 8 straight UH held off two set points Tying at 24 granaries served long then kill by Anae ends 26-24 Uh got stuck in rotation with Iosia in front row Went from 8-7 to 16-7 Utes take Set 3 25-15 Hawai’i falls 25-23

Hawai’i 3, So Dakota 0

By Cindy Luis on September 1, 2017

Links available at Hawaiiathletics.com Hawai’i takes Set 1 25-19 Wahine take Set 2 25-15 Maglio 10-0-12 UH wins 25-13

No 22 Utah 3, Western Carolina 0

By Cindy Luis on September 1, 2017

Links for match at Hawaiiathletics.com Catamounts getting early boost with about 12 of their football team watching Limited access to blog via phone Utah takes Set 1 25-20 Utes win set 25-18 they had Lef 21-7 Utes complete sweep Trailed Whole until tying at 21 Win it 25-22

Hawaii 3, Western Carolina 0

By Cindy Luis on August 31, 2017

Catamounts arrived this afternoon after a long day of flying They bussed 3 hours to Atlanta for a 730 am EST flight Links available on hawaiiathletics.com Wahine take Set. 25-15 UH with 6 blocks Wahine take Set 2 25-14 10 total blocks 5 aces Hawai’i sweeps 25-13