Faumui to hoop up in Texas

Farrington senior Penina Faumui. (Paul Honda / Star-Advertiser)
Farrington senior Penina Faumui. (Paul Honda / Star-Advertiser)

Farrington senior Penina Faumui will play basketball at powerhouse Blinn College next season.

Faumui is a Star-Advertiser All-State Fab 15 selection, a multi-skilled player who can play guard and forward.

Blinn, a community college in Brenham, Texas, reached the quarterfinals of the national junior college (NJCAA) women’s basketball championship in March. The Buccaneers were ranked No. 12 in NJCAA Division I women’s basketball prior to the tourney.

Blinn (28-7) averaged 82.6 points per game and was 15-3 in Region XIV Conference play.

Former Farrington standout Trinity Alualu is a freshman volleyball player for the Buccaneers. She started for a team that went 39-3 and beat Tyler (Texas) for the national title.

Current Mililani senior Jordyn Keamo, an all-state Fab 15 volleyball selection, is also going to play for Blinn.


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