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Nevada softball preview box

softball: hawaii (31-11, 7-1)

at Nevada (29-14, 7-2)

When: 2 p.m. today, 2 p.m. Sunday

Where: Christina Hixon Softball Park

TV/RAdIO: None/None

Hawaii

C Katie Grimes202,HR,11RBI

1B Audrey Andrade 212,5RBI

2B A-RTitebank205,2HR,5RBI

SS V Manuma 202,10RBI

3B CWarwick319,3HR,20RBI

LF B Peiler .341,3HR,12RBI

CF K Gould .299,HR,20RBI

RF T Milca .363,4HR,14RBI

SP Kate Robinson (13-3, 1.73; .388, 14HR, 36RBI)

Coach – Bob Coolen

Nevada

C N Micka .396,6HR,26RBI

1B K Starr .283,4HR,25RBI

2B Kym Silagy .276,10RBI

SS D Patrick .287,2HR,16RBI

3B S Bias .360,3HR,24RBI

LF B Puze .234,3HR,14RBI

CF Tyler Schaefer .283,9RBI

RF BMurdock .303,7HR,27RBI

DH VBriones .464,2HR,9RBI

SP Jordan McPherson (11-9, 2.31) or Katie Holverson (14-5, 2.23)

Coach – Michelle Gardner

ABOUT HAWAII: The conference leaders have a solid 1-2 pitgching punch in Robinson and Courtney Baughman, who is 13-6 with a 1.94 ERA … Robinson has hit a team-high 14 homers this season … Hawaii leads the all-time series 14-10 … Coolen won his 700th game last weekend against San Jose State.

ABOUT NEVADA: The Pack which was idle last week and dropped one spot to No. 26 in one national poll, has won four straight and nine of its last 11 … Micka and Bias have been the Pack’s most consistent hitters this season … Murdock leads the team in homers with seven.

Compiled by Darrell Moody