Made in the middle: Vulcans’ 4 blockers keep coach on his toes, because they all deserve playing time

  • KELSEY WALLING/Tribune-Herald Freshman Imeleta Ale provides key depth for UHH at middle blocker.

  • KELSEY WALLING/Tribune-Herald Ashton Jessee was injured as UH-Hilo's volleyball team made its postseason run in 2019, but she's healthy and ready to go for her senior season.

Chris Leonard likes to tell the UH-Hilo volleyball team’s Tom Brady-version tale of how the program qualified for the postseason in 2019 for the first time in eight years.