Category Archives: What’s Happening

Bobby’s Preview: Can the Warriors Tame the Broncos?

Bobby’s Preview: Can the Warriors Tame the Broncos?

This week’s trip to Boise is one whose outcome could end up being hugely significant. A Boise win would move the Broncos one big step closer to an undefeated season and a likely New Year’s Day bowl game, which would mean a nice payday for every conference member, and some national respect. A Hawai‘i road…Continue Reading »

Birthday Songs

Birthday Songs

This might be the most useless list you’ll read today, but, hey, it’s Aloha Friday! Let’s have some fun! Here are fifty prominent sports figures (past and present) and the Number 1 song on the Billboard charts on the day that they were born. From Marcus Mariota to Aaron Judge, find out which hot hit…Continue Reading »

UH Freshman Sensation Hanna Hellvig

UH Freshman Sensation Hanna Hellvig

This week, ESPN Honolulu sat down with University of Hawaii women’s volleyball player Hanna Hellvig. The freshman outside hitter from Stockholm, Sweden has made an immediate impact for the No. 11-ranked Rainbow Wahine, leading the team in kills and twice earning “Big West Freshman of the Week” honors. In this exclusive interview, Hanna talks about…Continue Reading »

Day 1 | Clippers in Hawai’i

Day 1 | Clippers in Hawai’i

Check out the sights and sounds from Tuesday’s training session at the Stan Sheriff Center. The LA Clippers take on the Houston Rockets on Thursday at 7 p.m. Newly acquired All-Stars Kawhi Leonard and Paul George will not play in the preseason games in Hawai’i, but will be in attendance. George will actually miss the…Continue Reading »

Bobby’s Blog: So Far, So Good

Bobby’s Blog: So Far, So Good

At the occasion of the Rainbow Warrior football team’s final bye for 2019, it seems like a good time to evaluate the season so far. Their season record as it stands is 4-1. So here we go… Offense As always, we start with the QB. Starter Cole McDonald has been mostly good, and sometimes very,…Continue Reading »

Meet UH Goalkeeper Alexis Mata

Meet UH Goalkeeper Alexis Mata

Earlier this week, ESPN Honolulu sat down with University of Hawaii soccer player Alexis Mata. The senior goalkeeper out of Woodland, California has had a stellar career at UH. She’s a five-time Big West Defensive Player of the Week as well as a two-time Big West Academic All-Conference Team honoree. Still, she’s focused on capping…Continue Reading »

Rivals Fantasy Football Show Report 09.25.19

Rivals Fantasy Football Show Report 09.25.19

Gary’s guest on today’s “Rivals Fantasy Football Show” was Jeff Erickson, senior writer at RotoWire.com and host of “RotoWire Fantasy Sports Today.” Here are some of the conversation’s highlights: Melvin Gordon is back with the L.A. Chargers. He won’t play this Sunday, but Erickson expects Gordon to get extended touches as early as Week 5.…Continue Reading »

The Fabulous World of Esports

The Fabulous World of Esports

By Keegan Ohta In the world of sports, most will not think of video games being a sport. But if you live in the realm of video games, you always think that esports is a sport. Now I get it, how can playing video games be considered a sport? How can someone sitting down at…Continue Reading »

Tailgate Reports | Central Arkansas vs. Hawai’i

Tailgate Reports | Central Arkansas vs. Hawai’i

The Rainbow Warriors defeated Central Arkansas for Homecoming, but before kickoff we set out to explore the Aloha Stadium parking in search of some of the best grindz. We “yummmmed” over the mochiko chicken at our first stop and scarfed down a couple of crustless sandwiches – simple, yet satisfying. Also on the menu were…Continue Reading »

Bobby’s Preview: Hawai’i vs. Nevada

Bobby’s Preview: Hawai’i vs. Nevada

Hawaii’s first conference game this weekend in Reno against the Nevada Wolfpack will see teams with identical 3 – 1 records, each with a victory over at least one Power Five Conference team and each with a lower division win and a blow-out loss to a Pac 12 Team. But there the resemblance ends. While…Continue Reading »