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Expanded coverage of all things volleyball, including notes, observations and analysis on the Rainbow Wahine, Rainbow Warriors, SandBows and Team USA.


Hawaii up to No. 4 in poll

by Cindy Luis on February 8, 2016

http://www.avca.org/divisions/men/1-2-poll-2-8-16/ Warriors up a spot to No. 4 Long Beach State narrowly replaced UCLA at No. 1, just a point separating the two 288-287. The Beach with nine first-place votes, the Bruins with 11. BYU stays at No. 3. Loyola-Chicago trades places with UH, down to 5. Stanford stays at 6.

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No. 1 UCLA 3, No. 5 Hawaii 2

by Cindy Luis on February 6, 2016

Links accessible below http://www.hawaiiathletics.com/schedule.aspx?tab=volleyball2&path=mvball Radio will be joined in progress after men’s basketball on 1420. Tonight’s matches UCLA at Hawaii, 7 p.m., Stan Sheriff Center USC at UC San Diego Stanford at CSUN Pepperdine at Long Beach State UC Santa Barbara at BYU Holy Names at Cal Baptist Concordia at Cal Baptist

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No. 5 Hawaii 3, No. 1 UCLA 1

by Cindy Luis on February 5, 2016

Men’s banner has been MIA. Back up to reflect last year’s tourney appearance. Usual links for match. All available through schedule page. http://www.hawaiiathletics.com/schedule.aspx?tab=volleyball2&path=mvball Even though the 90 minute clock started for serve and pass neither team is out. Micah Ma’a dropped by to say hello. Spencer McLachlin on staff with the Bruins. spoke to a […]

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Pink Night Saturday, Beach No. 3 in DiG poll

by Cindy Luis on February 2, 2016

Saturday night is “Pink Night” and the men’s team will be wearing new plumeria uniforms in honor of breast cancer awareness. Saturday coincides with the anniversary of the death of Wade’s mom from beast cancer. Fans are encouraged to wear pink for that match. a few other notes Redshirt freshman Jasper Rhodes has left school […]

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Warriors stay at No. 5

by Cindy Luis on February 1, 2016

Not a lot of movement in the top 15 Top seven remains the same: UCLA, Long Beach State, BYU, Loyola-Chicago, Hawaii, Stanford, Ohio State http://www.avca.org/divisions/men/1-2-poll-2-1-16/

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No. 5 Hawaii 3, UCSD 0

by Cindy Luis on January 31, 2016

Welcome to 390C students at the arena for class assignment. Reminder No TV today Radio 1420-AM espn1420am.com Live stats through hawaiiathleticds.com not sure what happened at SC but that is the right score for Set 4 Stanford def. USC, 25-20, 19-25, 25-19, 25-8

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No. 5 Hawaii 3, UCSD 0

by Cindy Luis on January 29, 2016

For those interested in men’s basketball tickets for Saturday, as of 545: 1600 left per UH The usual links for Friday OCSports Ch. 16 1420-AM espn1420am.com livestats at http://stats.statbroadcast.com/broadcast/?id=113603 Friday’s other matches CSUN at UCLA BYU at UC Irvine Long Beach State at UC Santa Barbara Stanford at Cal Baptist

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Wednesday checkin, Pac-12 all-century team

by Cindy Luis on January 27, 2016

Finding the Pac-12’s all-century team ironic in that Volleyball hasn’t been played for 100 years in the conference and the players selected played in two different centuries. And the Pac-8/10/12 has never sponsored the sport. But I digress http://pac-12.com/article/2016/01/26/pac-12-all-century-mens-volleyball-team-announced Kiraly named POC, Scates COC Hawaii prep products name Stein Metzger Erik Shoji Mike Lambert BeachBows […]

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Warriors back to No. 5 in poll

by Cindy Luis on January 25, 2016

Hawaii (6-1) went from No. 6 to No. 5, where the Warriors were two weeks ago. The top three remained the same with UCLA (7-0) a unanimous No. 1 choice followed by Long Beach State (6-1) and BYU (4-2). http://www.avca.org/divisions/men/1-2-poll-1-25-16/

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Saturday checkin

by Cindy Luis on January 23, 2016

Warriors have the weekend off. next face UC San Diego Friday and Sunday, No. 1 UCLA in two weeks. from previous thread courtesy of nobelsol (thank you) UCSD is considering going from DII to DI in all sports, and thinks its profile may fit in the Big West: http://www.sandiegouniontribune.com/news/2016/jan/19/ucsd-division-one-change/ Think the Tritons would be a […]

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