VIDEO: Coach Chris Blake, Bryanne Soares, Devin Kahahawai on five-set thriller over ‘Iolani

During the 2019 ILH playoffs, Kamehameha coach Chris Blake chats with his team. The Warriors rallied against 'Iolani during a five-set thriller on Tuesday night at Kekuhaupio Gym. Photo by Jay Metzger/Special to the Star-Advertiser.

The Kamehameha Warriors are built for endurance. On this night, they brought resilience, rallying for a 19-25, 15-25, 25-22, 25-14, 17-15 win over No. 3 ‘Iolani to secure a state-tournament berth for the 18th year in a row. Sophomore Devin Kahahawai had a team-high 24 kills, while senior setter Bryanne Soares had 63 assists, 10 kills and four blocks. Coach Chris Blake has guided Kamehameha to state finals appearances in every season since 2002, winning nine state championships.


  1. Fan October 10, 2019 10:38 pm

    HUGE shout out to Mia Goulart, for the crazy digs at the end of set 5! I don’t think she got enough recognition for those, great job! And congrats to the the lady warriors for qualifying for states! IMUA!

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