Rainbow Wahine win fourth consecutive match

The University of Hawaii women’s volleyball team won its fourth consecutive match Saturday, rallying to defeat host UC Santa Barbara 22-25, 25-15, 23-25, 25-22, 15-12.

Emily Hartong had 24 kills and 10 digs for the Rainbow Wahine (20-4, 9-3 Big West), No. 12 in the American Volleyball Coaches Association rankings. Nikki Taylor had 15 kills and Jade Vorster added 11. Molokai High School graduate Kalei Adolpho had six kills.

Katey Thompson had 12 kills for the Gauchos (13-9, 8-2).

The Rainbow Wahine are idle until a Nov. 22 home match against UC Davis.