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Rainbow Forecast: Hawaii football faces Central Arkansas on homecoming, volleyball heads to Waco, soccer returns to Waipio

By Brian McInnis on September 16, 2019

Hawaii’s three primary fall sports teams are on the move this week. UH football returns home following its lopsided defeat at then-No. 23 Washington, which knocked the Rainbow Warriors from the ranks of the college football unbeatens. Fresh off its sweep of rival UCLA and a shiny new No. 13 ranking, the unbeaten Rainbow Wahine volleyball team heads to Waco, Texas, for the Baylor Invitational and their toughest test of the season. And the UH soccer team is heading back […]

Hawaii women’s volleyball: Hellvig FOW; UH to No. 13; Congrats to Hartong

By Cindy Luis on September 16, 2019

Hawaii outside hitter Hanna Hellvig was named Freshman of the Week today by the Big West. The Outrigger Hotels & Resorts MVP averaged 3.36 kills, 3.45 digs and 1.18 blocks per set while swinging at a .289 (37-11-90) clip. Hellvig recorded her first two career double-doubles, tallying 17 kills and 17 digs against Utah Valley and 11 kills with 12 digs versus UCLA. Hellvig tied her career high in blocks with five against both West Virginia and Utah Valley. She […]

Hawaii women’s volleyball: Sunday T25 scores

By Cindy Luis on September 15, 2019

Sunday T25 7) Marquette def. Illinois State 25-21, 18-25, 18-25, 25-16, 21-19 21) Missouri def. Boise State 25-15, 25-19, 25-16 24) Michigan def. Eastern Michigan 25-22, 25-18, 25-19

Hawaii women’s volleyball: Wahine serve up a winner against UCLA

By Brian McInnis on September 14, 2019

Float serves that drifted like wounded ducks, line-drive serves that cleared the net by inches, topspin serves that arced violently to the Taraflex floor. And as often as anything else, serves flying right at UCLA’s big gun Mac May. >> HAWAII VS. UCLA PHOTO GALLERY It made for an effective potpourri, a winning brew, for the Hawaii women’s volleyball team in a 25-15, 25-22, 25-23 sweep of rival UCLA on Saturday night at the Stan Sheriff Center. No. 18 UH […]

Hawaii women’s volleyball: No. 18 Hawaii 3, UCLA 0

By Cindy Luis on September 14, 2019

FINAL: No. 18 Hawaii (9-0) sweeps rival UCLA, 25-15, 25-22, 25-23 to keep its unbeaten start intact heading into next week’s Baylor Tournament. Amber Igiede, Brooke Van Sickle and Hanna Hellvig (MVP) receive their all-tournament honors for #HawaiiWVB. pic.twitter.com/YaElvdAxba — Hawaii Warrior World (@hawaiiwworld) September 15, 2019 Team and crowd wishes and sings happy birthday to #HawaiiWVB coach Robyn Ah Mow. pic.twitter.com/kZwUK2w10f — Hawaii Warrior World (@hawaiiwworld) September 15, 2019 Crowd makes itself heard as #HawaiiWVB comes back to take […]

Hawaii women’s volleyball: West Virginia 3, Utah Valley 0, T25 scores

By Cindy Luis on September 14, 2019

West Virginia (4-4) vs. Utah Valley (2-7) Gametracker click here Set 3: West Virginia with the sweep, 25-17 5:22: Mountaineers with their 11th block end it 25-17 5:13: West Virginia has pulled away at 17-12. TO UVU 5:03: West Virginia on a 4-0 run, up 6-2. TO UVU Set 2: West Virginia wins 27-25 4:59: West Virginia ends it with an ace. 27-25 4:58: too bad no replay. Looked like an out ball that would have given West Virginia a […]

Hawaii women’s volleyball: Wahine depth tested without Rasmussen

By Brian McInnis on September 13, 2019

Depth was touted as one of the best attributes of the Hawaii women’s volleyball team in its success so far this season. That depth figures to be put to the test for the duration of the absence of junior hitter Jolie Rasmussen, who injured her right ankle in Thursday night’s four-set win over West Virginia. She was described by UH as “doubtful” to play the remainder of the weekend. >> HAWAII VS. UTAH VALLEY PHOTO GALLERY Friday night’s matchup with […]

Hawaii women’s volleyball: No. 18 Hawaii 3, Utah Valley 1

By Cindy Luis on September 13, 2019

FINAL: UH (8-0) defeats Utah Valley (2-7) in four, 25-20, 25-20, 20-25, 25-15 to remain unbeaten. Set 4: UH wins 25-15 That’s all she wrote.#HawaiiWVB (8-0) overcomes the absence of Jolie Rasmussen to beat Utah Valley in 4 (25-15 in the fourth). pic.twitter.com/P5swFJ3p3U — Hawaii Warrior World (@hawaiiwworld) September 14, 2019 9:21: Wahine’s 10th block ends it. 9:18: Hawaii loses challenge. it’s 20-14. 9:16: Hawaii challenging whether ball hit the antenna. 9:13: Hawaii up 18-11. TO UVU. Hanna Hellvig has […]