The No. 18 (12th seed) University of Hawai’i women’s volleyball team punched its ticket to the Sweet 16 with a 3-1 win over Northern Colorado (26-24, 24-26, 25-8, 25-15) in the opening round on Friday and a sweep over San Diego (25-23, 25-21, 25-21) in the 2nd Round.
The Rainbow Wahine will now travel to Madison, Wisconsin and face No. 6 (5th seed) Nebraska on Friday, Dec. 13 at 11:30 a.m. HT. Should UH advance, they’ll face the winner of Texas A&M and Wisconsin on Saturday, Dec. 14 at 1 p.m. HT. Here’s the interactive bracket.
Tiff Wells will be live from the UW Field House to bring you all the Rainbow Wahine action. Broadcasts will begin 30 minutes prior to game time on ESPN Honolulu 92.7 FM & 1420 AM, the Sideline Hawai’i app, and right here on espnhonolulu.com.
For Hawai’i fans making the trek to Madison, ticket packages are on sale here.
Photos by David Croxford