Wahine Sweeps Home Series
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Box Score vs UCI
While Hawai`i continued to experiment with the lineup which makes it a little difficult for the players they still responded with two wins over the weekend beating UC Irvine 25-14,25-21,24-26,25-18 on Friday and UC Davis 25-26,25-11,25-15 Sunday.
Opp Nikki Taylor led the Wahine to a win over UCI with 20 kills along with Annie Mitchem with 5 blocks, 9 kills, hitting .444. Mitchem showed her versatility playing both on the left and middle positions in the match.
OH McKenna Granato had 9 kills, MH Emily Maglio 8 kills, Kalei Greeley led the team in digs with 10. Freshman setter Norene Iosia set a balanced attack and contributed 6 kills of her own.
Box Score vs UCD
Against UC Davis Hawai`i once again experimented with a different lineup starting MH Annie Mitchem on the left replacing freshman Kirsten Sibley and freshman Natasha Burns in the middle, both performed well.Mitchem had 8 kills while hitting .412. Burns contributed 5 kills hitting .571 and was in on 6 blocks.Nikki Taylor and McKenna Granato led the team with 9 kills each, Taylor also had 8 blocks.
Hawai'i outhit the Aggies ,325 to minus (-).040 and out blocked them 12-2.
The Wahine will have a bye week before returning to Big West play on the road.