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UH men's volleyball team helps an 85-year-old Kailua woman in a big way

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One Bows fan from Kailua shared how they helped her in a big way - and even got to meet one of their own.

HONOLULU (KITV4) -- The University of Hawaii men's volleyball team credits its fans for helping it win its second straight national championship. For one fan from Kailua, the team also helped her in a big way.

Laughter is the best medicine. Just ask 85-year-old Gwen Shigekane.

Gwen Shigekane UH fan volleyball

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Marisa Yamane joined KITV4 in January 2022 as an anchor and executive producer. She is an award-winning veteran journalist, who’s spent most of her career in Hawaii. She’s a proud graduate of Iolani School and UCLA.

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