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In five years, Hawaii’s 6-foot-9 opposite Rado Parapunov goes from a “doughy” athlete to the national Player of the Year

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                                 Hawaii opposite Rado Parapunov (19) puts down a kill against Long Beach State during the fifth set of a men’s NCAA volleyball game on Saturday, April 3, 2021, at Stan Sheriff Center in Honolulu. Hawaii won in five sets.

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    Hawaii opposite Rado Parapunov (19) puts down a kill against Long Beach State during the fifth set of a men’s NCAA volleyball game on Saturday, April 3, 2021, at Stan Sheriff Center in Honolulu. Hawaii won in five sets.

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                                Hawaii opposite Rado Parapunov (19) hugs head coach Charlie Wade after the fifth set of a men’s NCAA volleyball game against the Long Beach State Beach on Saturday, April 3, 2021, at Stan Sheriff Center in Honolulu. Hawaii won in five sets.

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    Hawaii opposite Rado Parapunov (19) hugs head coach Charlie Wade after the fifth set of a men’s NCAA volleyball game against the Long Beach State Beach on Saturday, April 3, 2021, at Stan Sheriff Center in Honolulu. Hawaii won in five sets.

There was a lot to like when Charlie Wade first started tracking Rado Parapunov’s exploits as a national-level prospect in Bulgaria. Read more

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