Senior defender Trisha Barbosa of Williams College (Mass.) has been honored as a first team All-American in Division III women's soccer by the National Soccer Coaches Association of America.
Barbosa is All-American
in Division III soccer
Barbosa, a 1998 Punahou graduate, was a three-year starter and helped the Ephs to a 13-0 record in the New England Small College Athletic Conference this year and a trip to the second round of the NCAA Division III Tournament.
She led a defense that gave up less than a goal a game.
Williams coach Lisa Melendy, also a Punahou graduate, retired at the end of the recently completed season with a career record of 195-55-1. She coached 19 All-Americans in 17 seasons.
Hawaii Pacific cruises past Dominguez HillsHawaii Pacific won handily for the second consecutive night, beating Cal State-Dominguez Hills 78-54 at the Blaisdell Arena.
Nash Subotic paced the Sea Warriors (7-3) with 17 points and Nate Block pulled down 10 rebounds.
HPU shot only 38 percent for the game, but made eight 3-pointers.
Kevin Blunt scored 17 points for the Toros (1-6).
On Wednesday night, Subotic had 28 points and 11 rebounds to lead the HPU over Cal State-Monterey Bay 94-70.
Point guard Nic Walters poured in a season-high 19 points and dished out five assists.
The Otters (4-10) were led by Rocky Steryo's 23 points.
Giants' Williams to sign autographs in AieaJerome Williams, the San Francisco Giants' No. 1 pick in 1999, will be signing autographs today from 5-7 p.m. at Collectible Treasures in the Aiea Shopping Center.
There will be a $2 donation, which will be given to a charity designated by Williams, who is a graduate of Waipahu High School.