Thursday part II: Arizona in, UH lineup, streaming

by Cindy Luis on August 25, 2016

As mentioned on previous thread, no announcement about UH lineup. But based on today’s practice, seems pretty close to what my guess was a few days ago. Or maybe it was yesterday. the days are blending in. Anyway, thinking S: Higgins M: Maglio, Castillo Opp: Koelsch OH: Granato, Greeley/Sibley (Greeley back row for passing, Sibley […]

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A former BMOC

by Stephen Tsai on August 25, 2016

In the 1980s, Mark Nua was a big deal — mostly because he was, well, really big. Even by today’s super-sized standards, his playing frame of 6-6 and 353 pounds would be considered larger-than-life. Nua has lost a lot of pounds since his UH playing days, but his stature remains large and important to the […]

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Thursday checkin

by Cindy Luis on August 25, 2016

Good morning Don’t be surprised if you see Maglio play 6 rotations. think it’s going to be Koelsch who is libero-d out. had asked Koelsch if she’d be in the passing rotation. she said she didn’t know but was working hard to be the best all-around player she could be. Although I said yesterday that […]

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Rainbow Wahine basketball schedule released

by Jason Kaneshiro on August 24, 2016

A new-look Rainbow Wahine basketball team will be tested by a nonconference schedule featuring three games against Pac-12 opponents, including a meeting with UCLA in rematch of their NCAA tournament game last March. Coming off the program’s first NCAA tournament appearance in 18 years, the Rainbow Wahine return one senior (guard Briana Harris) to a […]

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“Saint Nick” delivers again

by Stephen Tsai on August 24, 2016

Apparently, Christmas comes more than once a year. A week after awarding a football scholarship to long-snapper Brodie Nakama, Nick Rolovich gave another one to running back Ryan Tuiasoa. “He’s proven he takes academics seriously,” Rolovich said. “I think he’s a wonderful teammate. He’s going to have a significant role on special teams. We like […]

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Wednesday check-in: Shoji back

by Cindy Luis on August 24, 2016

Previous thread getting a little too long. some comments Castillo has been practicing at middle but also taking swings at OH. That mean’s both left and right. Which all of UH hitters do, Taylor included, since that’s how UH offense runs. Rights hit right twice, left once; lefts hit left twice, right once. People keep […]

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Taylor out with elbow injury

by Cindy Luis on August 23, 2016

She will miss this week’s tournament with injured left elbow Koelsch will move to OPP

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Warriors receive a boost

by Stephen Tsai on August 23, 2016

SYDNEY — Australian-raised players Stan Gaudion and Ben Scruton have been accepted into UH and are now official members of the Warriors. They will be accompanying the Warriors back to Honolulu this weekend. Gaudion is a punter. Scruton is listed as an “athlete.” * * * * * It’s a pretty interesting setup The Warriors […]

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Moving the discussion some comments from Monday Will know more this afternoon about Taylor’s elbow. Shoji back tonight, at practice Wednesday it looks like setting will be between Higgins and Iosia, only because Koelsch is taking a lot of reps on the outside. she is still setting a little. It’s a tossup between Burns and […]

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Monday checkin

by Cindy Luis on August 22, 2016

School stars today. They are back to one practice, which will be this afternoon in Gym 1. Arena being prepped for opener and think they have some function in there Tuesday. so let’s continue the discussion over here from previous thread. Topics Yes the S-A is having a volleyball special. It comes out Friday. Yes […]

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