Scrappy. Small. Quick. Those adjectives have described the Hawaii soccer teams of coach Michele Nagamine through her first four years leading the program. UH has recruited heavily locally, which has lent to the overall small stature of the team, but even mainland players brought over in recent years haven’t towered over everyone else. That’s about […]
Storm Kenui reacted with surprise to her West Region third-team award in late January.
The 2014 Big West soccer season was a disappointing one for Hawaii, but the Rainbow Wahine did not go into the offseason totally empty-handed. Three Wahine — senior Krystal Pascua, junior Lidia Battaglia and sophomore Storm Kenui — were named to the All-Big West second team on Wednesday. Pascua notched four goals and two assists in […]
UH seniors talked about their soccer careers and Friday’s senior night.
Kolten Wong’s walk-off homer Sunday to give the St. Louis Cardinals a win to tie the NLCS at a game apiece is a golden sports moment. Is it the greatest ever for a former University of Hawaii athlete? I submit Glenn Braggs’ catch to propel the Cincinnati Reds into the 1990 World Series as just […]
Hawaii plays at UC Santa Barbara and Cal Poly this weekend in its first Big West road matches.
Hawaii soccer senior Krystal Pascua is among the Rainbow Wahine thinking big at the outset of the Big West portion of the UH schedule.
Hawaii soccer great Natasha Kai will compete with the 12-person UH alumnae squad against the current Rainbow Wahine on Saturday at 5 p.m. at WPSS.
Video courtesy of Mike Herman / UH Prior to transferring to Hawaii, Hayden Gibson led Louisiana-Lafayette with five goals as a sophomore in 2012, including three game winners. She started 11 matches last season in her first year with the Rainbow Wahine and fired 18 shots without finding the net. The drought ended on Friday […]
Fast starts have been a staple for the Hawaii soccer team through its first seven matches. The Rainbow Wahine had a finish to match on Friday. UH has scored nine of its 13 goals before halftime and got on the board first for the fifth time this season in taking a 3-1 lead against Weber […]