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Quick Sets: Senior Weekend

Quick Sets: Senior Weekend

The eighth and final week of the 2021 Big West Conference season is upon us and for the Rainbow Warriors, it means senior week. #WarriorBall21 (13-0 overall, 8-0 Big West) checked off one of their preseason goals this past week in Northridge…to be conference regular season champions. UC Santa Barbara and Long Beach State both…Continue Reading »

Gary’s Blog: This & That

Gary’s Blog: This & That

By Gary Dickman. First, some good news for University of Hawaii men’s basketball and their fans: As reported by Rob DeMello of KHON, Samuta Avea said yesterday that he’s coming back to UH to play as a senior next year. I think that’s great news. Hawaii could have used Samuta this past season. Just think…Continue Reading »

Quick Sets: Hawai`i vs. CSUN Recap

Quick Sets: Hawai`i vs. CSUN Recap

The eighth and final week of the 2021 Big West Conference season is upon us and for the Rainbow Warriors, it means senior week. #WarriorBall21 (13-0 overall, 8-0 Big West) checked off one of their preseason goals this past week in Northridge…to be conference regular season champions. UC Santa Barbara and Long Beach State both…Continue Reading »

Quick Sets: Hawai`i at CSUN Preview

Quick Sets: Hawai`i at CSUN Preview

Week Eight of the 2021 Big West Conference season is upon us and for the Rainbow Warriors, they are now in the drivers seat. Three losses clear in the loss column of UC Santa Barbara, Long Beach State AND UC San Diego…three teams #WarriorBall21 (11-0 overall, 6-0 Big West) owns the tiebreaker over. No other…Continue Reading »

Gary’s Blog: My First Final Four

Gary’s Blog: My First Final Four

By Gary Dickman. I kind of forgot what it felt like to watch a sporting event and to be completely engulfed by the level of play from start to finish. It’s been a really long time since I enjoyed a game like last Saturday, the Final Four game between UCLA and Gonzaga. The first game…Continue Reading »

Quick Sets: Long Beach State vs. Hawaii Recap

Quick Sets: Long Beach State vs. Hawaii Recap

#NoiseGate. #VolumeGate. The gate doors swung open each night in favor of Long Beach State as they won the first set. But for #WarriorBall21 (11-0 overall, 6-0 Big West), they showed some moxie and grit as they came from behind to win both nights. The number one team in the country, both in the AVCA…Continue Reading »

Quick Sets: The Rivalry Continues…

Quick Sets: The Rivalry Continues…

March Madness has seen a lot of upsets and some surprise team advancing in the tournament. But for #WarriorBall21 (9-0 overall, 4-0 Big West) they have remained the status quo in men’s collegiate volleyball. The number one team in the country, both in the AVCA Coaches and Off the Block Media Polls, UH continues its…Continue Reading »

A New Reality

A New Reality

By Lance Tominaga, ESPN Honolulu Web Editor. The Greek philosopher Heraclitus once noted, “There is nothing permanent except change.” And it’s true. Change happens every day. We can fight it, we can embrace it, but in the end we all need to learn to deal with it. Change is reality. Over the past year, we’ve…Continue Reading »

Gary’s Blog: The MVP

Gary’s Blog: The MVP

By Gary Dickman. This week seems a little strange. Well actually, the last 13 months have felt strange. This is a different kind of strange. It’s the first week in a very long time, going back to last October, that I have nothing current to respond to involving University of Hawaii men’s basketball. But before…Continue Reading »

Quick Sets: UC San Diego vs. Hawai`i Recap

Quick Sets: UC San Diego vs. Hawai`i Recap

March Madness has seen a lot of upsets and some surprise team advancing in the tournament. But for #WarriorBall21 (9-0 overall, 4-0 Big West) they have remained the status quo in men’s collegiate volleyball. The number one team in the country, both in the AVCA Coaches and Off the Block Media Polls, UH continues its…Continue Reading »