Dave Shoji entered a tie for most wins by an NCAA Division I women's volleyball coach Thursday as the University of Hawaii swept New Mexico State 25-17, 25-23, 25-15 in the Hawaiian Airlines Classic at the Stan Sheriff Center.
Shoji's 1,106 victories tie former UCLA coach Andy Banachowski. The record could fall against Santa Clara today.
Emily Hartong had 13 kills for the Rainbow Wahine (3-1), No. 9 in the American Volleyball Coaches Association poll. Kalei Adolpho, a Molokai High School graduate, had seven kills. Kamehameha Maui graduate Ginger Long had two kills and a perfect hitting percentage.
The Aggies (1-3) got six kills apiece from Bradley Nash and Aleisha Coates.