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SandBows win Shave Ice Invitational

The University of Hawaii beach volleyball team won three matches to capture the Shave Ice Invitational on Sunday in Irvine, Calif. The SandBows improved to 15-2 after victories over TCU, Stanford and host Irvine Valley College. Read More
Updated on  March 26, 2017 at 8:59 pm
Metin Aydin

Aydin breaks UH backstroke record

Metin Aydin

Updated on  March 25, 2017 at 12:27 am
University of Hawaii sophomore Metin Aydin set a school record for a second straight day and placed 19th in the 100-yard backstroke at the NCAA men’s swimming and diving championships. Read More
Metin Aydin

Aydin sets UH record at NCAA swim meet

Metin Aydin

Updated on  March 23, 2017 at 11:19 pm
University of Hawaii sophomore Metin Aydin broke the school record in the 200-yard individual medley on his way to placing 15th in the event at the NCAA men’s swimming and diving championships on Thursday at Indiana University Natatorium in Indianapolis, Ind. Read More
COURTESY MMA FIGHTING
                                UFC Hall of Famer B.J. Penn will fight Dennis Siver in a 145-pound bout on June 25 in Oklahoma City.

Penn returns to the UFC in June

COURTESY MMA FIGHTING
                                UFC Hall of Famer B.J. Penn will fight Dennis Siver in a 145-pound bout on June 25 in Oklahoma City.

Updated on  March 22, 2017 at 11:18 pm
UFC Hall of Famer B.J. Penn, who was badly beaten in a second-round TKO loss to Yair Rodriguez in January, will fight Dennis Siver in a 145-pound bout on June 25 in Oklahoma City, the UFC announced Wednesday. Read More
COURTESY HPU ATHLETICS
                                Hawaii Pacific’s Chauncey Orr became the first played to garner All-America honors in the program’s Division II history, after he was named an honorable mention selection on Tuesday.

HPU’s Orr earns D2CCA honorable mention

COURTESY HPU ATHLETICS
                                Hawaii Pacific’s Chauncey Orr became the first played to garner All-America honors in the program’s Division II history, after he was named an honorable mention selection on Tuesday.

Updated on  March 21, 2017 at 11:21 pm
Hawaii Pacific’s Chauncey Orr became the first played to garner All-America honors in the program’s Division II history, after he was named an honorable mention selection on Tuesday. Read More

UH’s Lopez earns Big West softball honor

University of Hawaii sophomore Nicole Lopez was named the Big West softball field player of the week on Monday. Read More
Updated on  March 20, 2017 at 10:40 pm
COURTESY WORLD SURF LEAGUE
                                Defending world champion John John Florence fell in the semifinals at the Quiksilver Pro Gold Coast in Queensland, Australia.

Florence and Moore fall in Australia

COURTESY WORLD SURF LEAGUE
                                Defending world champion John John Florence fell in the semifinals at the Quiksilver Pro Gold Coast in Queensland, Australia.

Updated on  March 19, 2017 at 11:04 pm
Reigning World Surf League champion John John Florence lost in the semifinal round of the Quiksilver Pro Gold Coast at Queensland, Australia, on Sunday. Read More
 

UH diver Sthamann 21st in NCAA meet

University of Hawaii junior Madison Sthamann finished 21st in platform diving in the NCAA Women’s Swimming and Diving Championships. Read More
COURTESY UH ATHLETICS
                                The eighth-ranked Rainbow Wahine (9-9) led 7-6 after three quarters in their home opener and the Trojans rallied to tie the match, then took the lead.

No. 1 USC edges UH in water polo

COURTESY UH ATHLETICS
                                The eighth-ranked Rainbow Wahine (9-9) led 7-6 after three quarters in their home opener and the Trojans rallied to tie the match, then took the lead.
The University of Hawaii water polo team’s bid to end No. 1 USC’s record winning streak came up just short and the Trojans escaped Duke Kahanamoku Aquatic Complex with a 9-8 win on Friday. Read More
 
COURTESY WORLD SURF LEAGUE
                                Carissa Moore had a two-wave total of 16.70 in her third-round heat Thursday at the Roxy Pro Gold Coast in Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia.

Moore advances at Roxy Pro Gold Coast

COURTESY WORLD SURF LEAGUE
                                Carissa Moore had a two-wave total of 16.70 in her third-round heat Thursday at the Roxy Pro Gold Coast in Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia.

Updated on  March 16, 2017 at 11:15 pm
Hawaii’s Carissa Moore won her third-round heat Thursday at the Roxy Pro Gold Coast in Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia. Read More
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                                ONE Women’s Atomweight World Champion Angela Lee, at her parent’s gym, United MMA in Waipio.

Angela Lee to make second title defense

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                                ONE Women’s Atomweight World Champion Angela Lee, at her parent’s gym, United MMA in Waipio.

Updated on  March 15, 2017 at 10:58 pm
Angela Lee isn’t wasting any time defending her title again. Read More

Seasiders golfers finish fourth

The No. 23 BYU-Hawaii men’s golf team finished fourth Tuesday in the NDNU Argonaut Invitational at the Poppy Ridge Golf Course in Livermore, Calif. Read More
Updated on  March 14, 2017 at 11:09 pm

Warriors again No. 4 in volleyball poll

Hawaii remained at No. 4 for a fifth consecutive week in the AVCA Division I-II Coaches Top 15 men’s volleyball poll. Read More
Updated on  March 13, 2017 at 10:44 pm

Gonzalez leads Wahine water polo to win

Irene Gonzalez recorded a hat trick as No. 8 Hawaii defeated No. 15 Long Beach State 11-6 in water polo on Sunday in Long Beach, Calif. Read More
Updated on  March 12, 2017 at 10:04 pm
COURTESY UH ATHLETICS
                                Fifth-ranked Rainbow Wahine swept No. 9 Stetson and Loyola Marymount to claim the title of the Queen’s Cup beach volleyball tournament Saturday in Waikiki.

Beach ’Bows claim Queens Cup

COURTESY UH ATHLETICS
                                Fifth-ranked Rainbow Wahine swept No. 9 Stetson and Loyola Marymount to claim the title of the Queen’s Cup beach volleyball tournament Saturday in Waikiki.

Updated on  March 11, 2017 at 11:52 pm
Hawaii extended its program-best start to 8-0 with 5-0 victories over the Hatters and Lions at Queen’s Beach. Read More
COURTESY HPU ATHLETICS
                                The Sharks (29-2) used a balanced offensive effort to down the Seawolves (20-9), who entered the game allowing just 57.2 points per game, the lowest average in NCAA Division II. Five players scored in double figures in Jordan Martin (15), pictured, Colfax Nordquist (13), Chauncey Orr (12), Connor Looney (12) and Clayton Guy (11).

Hawaii Pacific wins NCAA opener

COURTESY HPU ATHLETICS
                                The Sharks (29-2) used a balanced offensive effort to down the Seawolves (20-9), who entered the game allowing just 57.2 points per game, the lowest average in NCAA Division II. Five players scored in double figures in Jordan Martin (15), pictured, Colfax Nordquist (13), Chauncey Orr (12), Connor Looney (12) and Clayton Guy (11).

Updated on  March 10, 2017 at 11:32 pm
The No. 4 Hawaii Pacific men’s basketball team earned its first NCAA tournament win in school history win a 73-61 victory over Sonoma State at RIMAC Arena in La Jolla, Calif. Read More

HPU softball splits with Concordia

The Hawaii Pacific softball team split a doubleheader with Concordia (Calif.) on Thursday, with both teams winning by shutout at Howard A. Okita Field. Read More
Updated on  March 9, 2017 at 10:52 pm

Watson steps down as Nanakuli coach

Nanakuli announced Wednesday night that head football coach Keala Watson is stepping down for personal family issues. Read More
Updated on  March 8, 2017 at 10:39 pm

UH’s Sandell qualifies for NCAA diving

University of Hawaii sophomore Johan Sandell qualified for the NCAA championships with a third-place finish in the men’s 3-meter diving event at the NCAA Zone E qualifying meet on Tuesday in Flagstaff, Ariz. Read More
Updated on  March 7, 2017 at 10:42 pm

Homayun, Kan earn weekly beach honors

Hawaii’s Ari Homayun and Carly Kan earned the Big West’s inaugural pairs team of the week award on Monday after helping the Rainbow Wahine go 4-0 on their season-opening beach volleyball road trip. Read More
Updated on  March 6, 2017 at 11:08 pm

HPU hoops into NCAA Division II tourneys

Both the men’s and women’s basketball teams from Hawaii Pacific received bids into the NCAA Division II basketball tournament, as announced by NCAA headquarters Sunday evening. Read More
Updated on  March 5, 2017 at 9:17 pm

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