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The Rainbow Wahine break from tradition with a 6-2 setup

  • BRUCE ASATO / BASATO@STARADVERTISER.COM

    Hawaii’s Norene Iosia, above, is splitting setting chores for the Rainbow Wahine this year.

  • JAMM AQUINO / JAQUINO@STARADVERTISER.COM

    Hawaii’s Faith Ma‘afala, above, is splitting setting chores for the Rainbow Wahine this year. Ma‘afala is averaging 7.07 assists per set to Iosia’s 4.68.

It’s not traditional but also not unheard of. The 6-2 offense in volleyball has been around for decades where a team keeps three attackers in the front row at all times, alternating two setters in the back row for three rotations each. Read more

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