Nov. 25, 2012
The game marked Whitney Hand's 100th career start and 101st game played as a Sooner.
Hawaii's roster included Stephanie Ricketts, the sister of OU softball pitcher and 2012 National Player of the Year Keiliani Ricketts. Stephanie is Hawaii's all-time wins leader on the diamond and using her final year of athletics eligibility in basketball while attending nursing school.
Oklahoma next plays Northwestern (La.) State at the Lloyd Noble Center in Norman, Okla., Thursday, Nov. 29, at 7 p.m. CT. The game will be Sooner Sports TV production will broadcast on FS Oklahoma and FS Southwest Plus.
Aaryn Ellenberg passed Chelsi Welch (1, 186 points; 2003-07) for 21st on Oklahoma's career scoring list. Ellenberg scored 12 points Sunday and has 1,190 in her career. Whitney Hand also passed Welch, scoring 10 points for a career total of 1,187.
The Rainbow Wahine Showdown All-Tournament Team members included Oklahoma's Aaryn Ellenberg and Morgan Hook, Arkansas' Keira Peak (MVP) and Sarah Watkins, Hawaii's Kamilah Martin and Oregon's Amanda Delgado.
Freshman Maddie Manning reached double-digit scoring in all three games in Hawaii, her first three career starts. Manning scored 10 against Arkansas, 11 versus Oregon and 12 versus Hawaii.
Oklahoma improved to 10-6 all-time in games played in Honolulu and 8-3 inside the Stan Sheriff Center.