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LATEST UH SOFTBALL POSTS:

Hitchcock earns a win for Puerto Rico

by Jason Kaneshiro on June 29, 2015

Rainbow Wahine pitcher Brittany Hitchcock earned a win in relief for Puerto Rico on Monday in the World Cup of Softball in Irvine, Calif. Hitchcock gave up two runs on five hits over three innings and Puerto Rico rallied to a 6-5 win over Venezuela in the second game of a doubleheader at Deanna Manning […]

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Softball notes: Jaramillo transfers to Utah State

by Jason Kaneshiro on June 23, 2015

Sarina Jaramillo, the Rainbow Wahine softball team’s starting shortstop the last two seasons, has transferred to Utah State. The Aggies announced her addition last week. Jaramillo started 49 games for the Rainbow Wahine this spring and hit .299 while driving in 18 runs and ended her sophomore season with a .968 fielding percentage. She had […]

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Grimes going back to Super Regionals

by Jason Kaneshiro on May 19, 2015

Katie Grimes made two appearances in the NCAA softball Super Regionals as a player and is headed to a third as a coach. Grimes, a former Rainbow Wahine catcher, is an assistant on the North Carolina State coaching staff and the Wolfpack advanced to the program’s first super regional by sweeping through the Harrisonburg, Va., […]

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Wahine open senior weekend with power surge

by Jason Kaneshiro on May 9, 2015

Seniors powered the Hawaii softball team to a doubleheader sweep of UC Davis on Friday. Part of the challenge on Saturday will be to keep their emotions in check for seven more innings before calling it a career at Rainbow Wahine Softball Stadium. “It’s going to be a very emotional day, but hopefully I can […]

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Tjaden inspires Rainbow Wahine behind the scenes

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by Jason Kaneshiro on May 8, 2015

Justine Tjaden has been a big inspiration for the Rainbow Wahine softball team.

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Rainbow Wahine outfielder Lindsey Willmon talks about being named the Big West softball player of the week, the adjustment that helped her win the award and this week’s series against UC Santa Barbara.

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Softball: Rainbow Wahine open Big West vs. UCR

by Jason Kaneshiro on March 27, 2015

After 33 games and a 10-day break, the University of Hawaii softball team starts over Friday night. The Rainbow Wahine open the Big West schedule against the conference’s hottest team in UC Riverside. The three-game series opens with Friday’s 6 p.m. meeting at Rainbow Wahine Softball Stadium and the Wahine and Highlanders play a 4 […]

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Wahine recharge before Big West play

by Jason Kaneshiro on March 19, 2015

With 33 games in the books and 21 Big West games left on the schedule, Rainbow Wahine softball coach Bob Coolen set Thursday aside as a day of reflection. The Wahine had just two days off in a grueling run of 13 games in 13 days, finishing with a doubleheader split against Columbia on Tuesday […]

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Cal opens busy stretch for Rainbow Wahine

by Jason Kaneshiro on February 26, 2015

After taking its mandated day off on Wednesday, the Rainbow Wahine won’t have many more breaks in the schedule over the next three weeks. The Wahine (9-7) open the Pepsi Malihini Kipa Aloha Tournament on Thursday with their annual meeting with California at 6 p.m. at Rainbow Wahine Softball Stadium. Unlike the previous two tournaments […]

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UH fifth in Big West preseason softball poll

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by Jason Kaneshiro on January 27, 2015

Hawaii finished below .500 in 2014 for just the third time in 23 seasons under Bob Coolen.

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