The annual U.S. Women's National Team Open Tryouts will take place Feb. 19-21 at the U.S. Olympic Training Center in Colorado Springs, Colo., and junior Rainbow Wahine volleyball player Nikki Taylor will be competing for a coveted spot in the program.
Kingdon led the Wildcats with 19 kills and was in on six blocks. Setter Penina Snuka (Kahuku High) finished with 37 assists. Arizona outblocked Hawaii 15.5-6. The Wahine finished with a 62-49 edge in digs. Ali Longo had 14, Hartong 13, Uiato 12 and Manu.
A total of five players with Hawaii ties earned All-America honors from the AVCA ... Arizona teammates Kalei Mau (Kaiser) and Penina Snuka (Kahuku) were named to the AVCA All-America third team. Snuka earned honorable mention All-America honors as a.
Croson left the UA, and volleyball altogether, while Magill starred for Hawaii this season, finishing 25th in the country in blocks. ... In addition to them, the Wildcats will turn to Penina Snuka to be a leader, as the All-Pac-12 setter returns for.
Also honored with Hawaii ties: senior hitter Carly Kan, Punahou/Missour, fourth time; Arizona senior setter Penina Snuka (Kahuku), her third honor;, and her Wildcat teammate Kalei Mau (St. Francis/Kaiser); and Utah junior hitter Adora Anae (Kahuku.
“The best teachers are the ones who can show them how to work every day,” said Rubio, whose Wildcats open the season with a gauntlet of Kansas State, Wisconsin and Hawaii at the Wahine Invitational in Honolulu this weekend. “The greatest form of.
In Pool B, Ettinger and Russ dropped a 21-15, 21-10 decision to Hawaii's Karissa Cook and Brittany Tiegs but came back to take a 21-13, 21-14 win over Arizona's Allie Cook and Penina Snuka to grab ... Queen's Beach hosts the Jack in the Box Rainbow Wahine.
Around the rest of the Pac-12, Cal squeaked out a win in Hawaii against Princeton. And Utah had a very close ... Also, Kalei Mau and Penina Snuka were named All-Region. - Women's basketball ... Wildcat Radio talks Arizona-NAU and other Pac-12 Week 1.
Arizona setter Penina Snuka sets the ball up for middle blocker Mckenzie Jacobson to spike against Pepperdine Sept. 4 in McKale Center. Snuka and the rest of the Wildcats can put themselves in first place in the Pac-12 if they beat the Washington.
Penina Snuka knows she'll never win the "quiet ... Rubio, for one, is happy about that. Snuka, a Gilbert product who played her senior year in Hawaii, comes highly touted. But, not because of her family lineage. Last year, Volleyball Magazine named Snuka.
OMAHA, Neb. (Creighton Athletics) -- Four Creighton Volleyball student-athletes will participate in the 2017 U.S. Women's National Team open tryouts, which are taking place this weekend in Colorado Springs, Colo. Taryn Kloth, Marysa Wilkinson, Jaali .
TUCSON – Seniors Penina Snuka and Kalei Mau were selected to the preseason all ... Arizona opens the season at the Wahine Invitational in Honolulu, Hawaii next week where two preseason top-10 teams await the Wildcats (Hawaii and Wisconsin.