Rainbow Wahine drop to 0-3


POSTED: Monday, November 17, 2008

Amina Njonkau scored 16 points and Beatrice Bofia added 14 points and 17 rebounds to lead Arizona past Hawaii 62-50 yesterday on the final day of the Bank of Hawaii Invitational women's basketball tournament at Afook Chinen Civic Auditorium in Hilo.







vs. SDSU on Nov. 28



The loss dropped the Rainbow Wahine to 0-3.

Megan Tinnin had a team-high 11 points for Hawaii, and Keisha Kanekoa added eight points and eight assists.

Arizona finished with a 2-1 mark in the tournament, as did Toledo and Loyola Marymount.

The Rainbow Wahine are off until the Waikiki Beach Marriott Classic, Nov. 28-30 at the Stan Sheriff Center.

» In another Bank of Hawaii tournament game, Jessica Hanato and Hina Kimitete scored 16 points each to lead host Hawaii-Hilo to an 87-48 victory over Chaminade.

Samantha Saito scored 21 points and Felicia Alves added 18 for the Silverswords (0-2).

The Vulcans improved to 2-0.