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Higa- WAC Defensive Player of the YEAR (Posted: 11/8/2007)

Congratulations to Tehane Higa for being named the Western Athletic Conference Defensive Player of the Year. The Junior Defender out of Aiea High School and Leahi 87, anchored the University of Hawaii Rainbow Wahine defense and also scored 6 goals this season.

Joining Higa on the WAC first team is Senior Midfielder Jessica Domingo (Kamehameha '04, Leahi 86). Chelsea Deptula (Punahou '07, Leahi 89 Premier) was named to the WAC second team as a Freshman Defender.

Also receiving recognition, are WAC Offensive Player of the Year Ambree Ako, First Team Forward Taryn Fukuroku, First Team Defender Nicole Mikula and Second Team Goal Keeper Kori Lu.

Congratulations to all the Wahine on their 3rd WAC Championship!