It’s been a pretty good week for University of Hawaii sports. Here are some of the highlights: >> Wins by both basketball teams, including a Big West regular-season championship-clincher for the Rainbow Wahine. This is huge since it guarantees UH a place in the conference tournament semifinals. They just need to win two games to […]
Still don’t think UH makes banners big enough but at least its the first step. Jersey unveiled at halftime of today’s 5 p.m. game with CSUN. Next to the banner with the NCAA tournament appearances for women’s basketball.
updating from original post Destiny King tied her career-high with 17 points and Ashleigh Karaitiana added 13 as Hawaii won its first Big West road game of the season, defeating UC Davis 58-53 Thursday in Davis, Calif. Megan Huff missed her first career double-double, finishing with eight points and 13 rebounds for the Rainbow Wahine […]
The Rainbow Wahine basketball team will look for its Big West win when it hosts UC Riverside.
The University of Hawaii women’s basketball team’s depth in the post received a sizable boost with the addition of freshman Megan Huff, a member of the Rainbow Wahine volleyball team in the fall. Huff, a 6-foot-3 center, practiced with the Wahine this week as they prepared for a New Year’s Eve game against Hawaii Pacific […]
Hours before welcoming the new year, the Rainbow Wahine basketball team will try to close 2014 on a celebratory note. After splitting a road trip leading into Christmas, the Wahine return to the Stan Sheriff Center on Wednesday afternoon for a New Year’s Eve matchup with Hawaii Pacific to open a two-game homestand. Tip off […]
Along with studying its upcoming opponents, the Rainbow Wahine basketball team will also focus on final exams during their second road trip of the season. The Rainbow Wahine departed for California on Wednesday morning and are scheduled to practice in Los Angeles in preparation for Saturday’s game at Loyola Marymount. They’ll also finish out finals […]
Shawna-Lei Kuehu became the 18th player in program history to score 1,000 career points.
Hawaii’s Laura Beeman had company among coaches complementing the Rainbow Wahine basketball team’s efforts over the weekend. Stanford’s Tara VanDerveer and North Carolina’s Sylvia Hatchell — both members of the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame with more than 1,800 wins between team — offered praise for the Wahine (4-3) after their teams held off […]
Expectations are rising for the Rainbow Wahine basketball team. So although Hawaii opened the Waikiki Beach Marriott Rainbow Wahine Shootout with a 14-point win on Friday, there wasn’t a celebratory tone in head coach Laura Beeman’s postgame comments. “It really comes down to when you want to be great, things aren’t going to be easy,” […]