No. 5 SandBows home Saturday, Spieler-Maglio honored

SandBows are at Queen’s Saturday, 9 a.m. vs. HPU, noon vs. TCU
Hawaii dropped two spots in the AVCA poll to No. 5
Pepperdine moved to No.1 after beating preseason No. 1 USC last weekend. SC to 2, UCLA up three spots to 3, FSU up one to 4. Hawaii at 5, The Beach at 6

Also, Spieler-Maglio won the inaugural Big West pairs of the Week.
They teamed together on the second day of the event and posted wins over No. 2 Pepperdine and No. 4 Long Beach State.

The pair took down Pepperdine’s Kaity Bailey and Delaney Knudsen, 21-19, 21-16 at No. 2 in UH’s 4-1 loss to the Waves.
They later defeated LBSU’s Rachel Nieto and Kobi Pekich, 21-18, 21-13 at No. 1 in UH’s 4-1 win over the Beach.

While playing with a different partner Friday, Maglio recorded a 1-1 mark at No. 3 with a win over UCLA. Maglio finished the weekend with a 3-1 record while Spieler went 2-2.

Forgot to mention that the Warriors dropped a spot to No. 8 this week. Top six remain the same: The Beach, BYU, Stanford, UCLA, Ohio State and Penn State

Warriors leaving today (Wednesday) for very critical matches at CSUN Friday and Saturday


  1. Rabbit ears March 9, 2016 2:25 pm

    Is Casey Castillo Redshirting this sand season?

  2. Cindy Luis March 9, 2016 3:46 pm

    1. don’t know if that’s been decided. She didn’t travel last weekend. They are still evaluating but the SandBows have tended to redshirt true freshmen with a couple of exceptions.

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