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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.


All 4 Warriors contribute to MJNT win

by Cindy Luis on July 1, 2017

University of Hawaii incoming sophomore Austin Matautia came off the bench for eight points and all four Rainbow Warriors on the U.S. Men’s Junior National Team contributed to Saturday’s victory over Morocco in the FIVB U21 World Championship volleyball match in Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic. Matautia played in Sets 2 and 3, finishing with five […]

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Ah Mow-Santos: “I love Hawai’i volleyball, I know what it stands for” nice article posted by volleyballmag.com today As for Granato, played in Set 4, had one kill. CNT-Red lost in 5 to CNT-Blue. oh, think I forgot to post these from SWA Marilyn Moniz-Kaho’ohanohano’s retirement party last week. Shoji with MKK and retired Wahine […]

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FIVB photo with Rosenmeier and Matautia in the middle. UH’s Brett Rosenmeier had 14 kills and 10 digs, and incoming Warrior libero Gage Worsley 16 digs in the U.S. Men’s Junior National Team loss to Egypt Thursday.in the FIVB Men’s Under-21 World Championship in Czech Republic. UH middle Patrick Gasman and hitter Austin Matautia both […]

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Warriors on the MJNT Matautia, Gasman, Rosenmeier, G. Worsley been one of those months … some issues with our server. sorry for the gap in posts. University of Hawaii returning junior outside hitter Brett Rosenmeier had eight kills and incoming freshman libero Gage Worsley 20 digs as the U.S. Men’s Junior National Team picked up […]

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4 Warriors named to MJNT, Dunphy retires

by Cindy Luis on June 22, 2017

been on vacation, catching up on a few things MNT defeated host Poland 3-1, a win coupled with a loss by Bulgaria advances the U.S. to the Final Round on July 4-8 in Curitiba, Brazil. With DeFalco staying with the senior team, it opened up the spot for Matautia. Team is playing in FIVB Men’s […]

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U.S. men fall in 5 in World League to Russia

by Cindy Luis on June 17, 2017

Tough loss The U.S. Men’s National Team couldn’t quite control Russia and fell, 31-29, 17-25, 25-19, 27-29, 15-13 in an FIVB World League match in Lodz, Poland. The loss drops the U.S. to 3-5 while Russia improved to 4-4. The Americans finish out pool play today against host Poland (4-4). Libero Erik Shoji (Punahou) had […]

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SVT speculation clarified, U.S. men defeat Iran

by Cindy Luis on June 15, 2017

The only truth to van Tilburg’s instagram is that he has indeed left Hawaii, as in the state not the team, and is back home. spoke to Wade who is in California to confirm. Had also heard from several sources that his teammates were joking around about how much they’d miss him. as mentioned previously, […]

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Monday: Catching up on old news, new news

by Cindy Luis on June 12, 2017

Officially back to work after vacation. Let’s see … On the Warrior front looking like redshirt freshman middle Jack Reese is transferring to George Mason. Believe it is financial. Potentially they may be losing another player due to finances. Fey has signed to play in Italy. Think only mentioned Franciskovic previously. We know McKellar will […]

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Gimmillaro retiring at The Beach, Iosia, et al

by Cindy Luis on June 7, 2017

Catching up. Still on mainland. Gimmillaro retiring after 32 years with the 49ers. think 41 years overall with high school. I will miss him. He told me he just decided the other day http://www.longbeachstate.com/sports/w-volley/spec-rel/060717aaa.html Iosia to USA WJN Training Team http://www.teamusa.org/USA-Volleyball/Features/2017/June/05/USAV-Names-16-Member-Womens-Jr-National-Training-Team and thanks for info on previous tread Franciskovic to Modena Volley in Italy. Also […]

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Wahine season tickets on sale Monday, camps set

by Cindy Luis on June 5, 2017

Tickets on sale Monday UH ticket office is temporarily located at Les Murakami Stadium for next four weeks – DIFFERENT PHONE #: 956-4482 also can buy online at HawaiiAthletics.com Lower level – $175 plus an ‘Ahahui Koa Anuenue premium seat contribution* Upper level: Sections A-J, AA, BB, HH-SS, Q Adult – $150 Senior citizen (65+) […]

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