Punahou is first unanimous No. 1 in Girls Volleyball Top 10 this season

Punahou's Lucky-Rose Williams (14) celebrated a point with her teammates against 'Iolani in this Nov. 2, 2021 match. Photo by Jamm Aquino/Star-Advertiser.

Punahou is the undisputed No. 1 team this week in the Star-Advertiser Girls Volleyball Top 10.

The Buffanblu rallied past No. 2 Kamehameha to win the ILH championship last week. For the first time since returning to the top position, Punahou collected all 10 first-place votes from a panel of coaches and media.

The two teams will play in the New City Nissan/HHSAA Division I State Championships on Dec. 6, 9-11.

Baldwin (9-0) moved up a notch to No. 7 after outlasting King Kekaulike in five sets to clinch a state-tournament berth.

University stunned top seed Le Jardin on Saturday to force a winner-take-all for the ILH D-II title. The Junior ‘Bows (9-4) moved up two spots to No. 8.

Star-Advertiser Girls Volleyball Top Ten
Nov. 22, 2021

Rank School (first-place votes) points, last week’s ranking
1. Punahou (10) (10-2, 7-2 ILH) 100 1

2. Kamehameha (8-5, 6-3 ILH) 90 2

3. (tie) ‘Iolani (6-6, 5-4 ILH) 70 3

3. (tie) Moanalua (10-0 OIA) 70 4

5. Kapolei (10-0 OIA West) 54 5

6. Kahuku (9-1 OIA East) 41 6

7. Baldwin (9-0 MIL) 35 8

8. University (9-4, 5-4 ILH D-II) 26 10-t

9. Le Jardin (9-3, 6-2 ILH D-II) 24 7

10. Kamehameha-Hawaii (5-0 BIIF) 16 9

No longer in Top 10: Maryknoll (No. 10-t).

Also receiving votes: Maryknoll 11, Mililani 5, Damien 4, Seabury Hall 4.


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