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Hawaii sweeps Cal Poly in volleyball

Rainbow Wahine clinch Big West title

By Star-Advertiser staff



Junior hitter Emily Hartong put down 14 kills and sophomore hitter Jane Croson added 13 to lead No. 9 Hawaii over Cal Poly in a Big West women's volleyball match tonight at the Stan Sheriff Center 25-19, 25-17, 25-19.

It was the 14th consecutive victory for the Rainbow Wahine (21-2, 14-0 Big West) with all 17 players seeing action. Hartong was in on four of the team's eight blocks in the 87-minute win.

The victory clinches the Big West title and automatic berth into the NCAA tournament. 

Holly Franks led the Mustangs (3-21, 2-10) with eight kills. Steffi Sooter had a match-high 10 digs.

Hawaii next hosts Brigham Young-Hawaii Thursday at 7 p.m. The Seasiders are ranked No. 8 in NCAA Division II. 

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