Hawaii vs. Saint Mary’s 2 p.m. Friday, Ching Complex
If you are part of the booster club you probably got this already
For May 21 at Stan Sheriff Center
The Dave Shoji Aloha Ball Retirement Celebration honoring the longtime Hawaii women’s volleyball coach is scheduled for May 21 at the Stan Sheriff Center.
The event includes a VIP reception at the Ed Wong Hospitality Room with food stations, sushi bar, hosted bar and interaction with master chef Sam Choy. VIP tables are $5,000 for the reception that runs from 4:30 p.m. to 6 p.m.
General admission is $42 and includes a $10 food voucher for concessions stands that will feature special menu items. Doors open at 4:30 p.m. with the program starting at 6 p.m.
Former KGMB sportscaster Larry Beil, who recently rejoined ESPN, will be the emcee. The night includes live musical entertainment, video tributes and highlights, as well as tributes from Shoji’s sons Kawika and Erik, members of the 2016 U.S. Olympic volleyball team.
Tickets go on sale Tuesday for H-Club members, Thursday for Wahine volleyball season ticket holders and Monday, April 24, for the public. Tickets are available at eTicketHawaii.com or by call the the UH ticket office at 944-2697.
All proceeds will benefit the Rainbow Wahine volleyball program and the Dave & Mary Shoji Scholarship Endowment Fund.