Hawaii has signed a second Rainbow Wahine volleyball player.
She is 6-3 middle Anna Kiraly from Hungary, the first Wahine ever from that country. She helped lead her Godolloi Roplabda Club team to the Central Hungarian Regional Championship 1st place in 2017; U21 Hungarian Championship 2nd place in 2019; and the U19 Hungarian Championship 3rd place in 2017,’19. She is a two-time Hungarian Championship “All star tournament team player” (’18 U19, ’19 U21) and was named her club’s Player of the Year in 2018. Kiraly also earned the U19 Hungarian Championship “Best player of the tournament” award in 2019. Kiraly has played eight matches with the Hungarian Youth National Team and earned a spot on the Senior National Team roster.
The Rainbow Warriors signed three, with a player from Greece likely next week and potentially two more at some point.
UH’s release about Makua Marumoto, Austin Buchanan and Jack Walmer
Good morning all. In Gym 1 with men at 6 a.m.
For the first time, we’re going to be doing a preseason special for men’s volleyball a la Wahine 8-pager. Warriors finish out their 20 hours of fall this week, head to Kauai for clinic on Friday. Doing early photo shoot.
Very spirited practice. A vs. B. Scrimmage 1. B rallies to win 26-24. James Anastassiades serves last 2 points and he ends it on an X play.
MVB schedule also should be announced today as well as NLIs for men, SandBows and Wahine indoor.
Mira Costa setter Jack Walmer, 6-3, signed his paperwork this morning (Thursday)
Top 25 results Wednesday
No. 1 Texas def. Kansas State, 25-18, 25-16, 25-17
No. 3 Baylor def. Kansas, 25-19, 26-24, 25-18
No. 6 Nebraska def. Michigan State, 25-20, 25-18, 25-23
No. 23 MIchigan def. Iowa, 25-16, 25-20, 25-18
Top 25 schedule Thursday
No. 7 Wisconsin (A) def No. 5 Minnesota, 25-22, 23-25, 30-28.29-27
No. 12 Colorado State (H) def. Utah State, 25-15, 25-22, 25-13
No. 19 Western Kentucky (H) def. Louisiana Tech, 25-16, 25-19, 25-21
No. 21 Rice (A) def. UTSA, 25-10, 25-13, 25-17