Hawaii Sports

Rainbow Warriors can move over .500 with win over Lobos

The Maui News The University of Hawaii football team will look to give itself a winning record at the deepest point in a season in five years today when it plays New Mexico at Aloha Stadium in Honolulu. The Rainbow Warriors (4-4, 3-1 Mountain West Conference) have won three of their last four ...

Wie trails by four shots at halfway point

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Michelle Wie shot 1-under-par 70 on Friday at the Sime Darby LPGA Malaysia, leaving her four shots out of the lead at the tournament’s halfway point. Amy Yang shot 69 that left her at 10-under 132 at TPC Kuala Lum-pur after two rounds. Mi Jung Hur (65), ...

Mariota’s near-perfect rating helps Titans get back to .500

By STEVE MEGARGEE The Associated Press NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Marcus Mariota threw for 270 yards and two touchdowns and the Tennessee Titans had their highest point total of the season in a 36-22 win over the Jacksonville Jaguars on Thursday. Since the start of the 2014 season, the Titans’ ...

Rainbow Warriors defeat Falcons in two overtimes

By PAT GRAHAM The Associated Press AIR FORCE ACADEMY, Co-lo. — A touchdown pass from Dru Brown to Marcus Kemp pulled the University of Hawaii football team into a tie in the first overtime. A repeat performance pushed the Rainbow Warriors over the top. Given a reprieve by a missed field ...

UH faces Air Force’s option offense today

The Maui News The University of Hawaii football team will play on the road today against Air Force, owner of the nation’s sixth-ranked rushing offense. The Falcons (4-2, 1-2 Mountain West Conference), who use an option scheme, have six players with at least 140 rushing yards this season, ...

Rainbow Wahine top Anteaters in 4

Nikki Taylor had 20 kills to lead the University of Hawaii women’s volleyball team to a four-set victory over UC Irvine on Friday night at the Stan Sheriff Center in Honolulu. McKenna Granato and Annie Mitchem each added nine kills for the 17th-ranked Rainbow Wahine in the 25-14, 25-21, ...

Rainbow Wahine fall to 49ers in five sets on road

The 12th-ranked University of Hawaii women’s volleyball team had its seven-match winning streak halted, and fell to second place in the Big West Conference standings, with a 25-17, 23-25, 25-16, 21-25, 15-13 loss to Long Beach State on Saturday in Long Beach, Calif. Nikki Taylor had 28 kills ...

Rainbow Warriors defeat Spartans, snap 10-game skid away from Honolulu

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Dru Brown threw for two touchdowns and ran for another — all in the second quarter — as the University of Hawaii football team defeated San Jose State 34-17 on Saturday. Brown was 24-of-33 passing for 287 yards and ran six times for 54 yards for the Rainbow ...

Hawaii seeks second victory in conference

University of Hawaii football coach Nick Rolovich wants his team confident, but not satisfied. Coming off a win in their Mountain West Conference opener, the Rainbow Warriors (2-3) get their next test today, on the road against San Jose State. “They should be proud of them-selves, but they ...