Softball Beats NMSU; Moves to 5-1 in WAC
LAS CRUCES, N.M. -- Vanessa Briones went 2-for-2 with three RBI as the Nevada softball team beat New Mexico State 7-5 on Sunday at NMSU Softball Park.
The victory gives
Briones collected all three RBI with a double in
NMSU got three runs back in the third inning but Nevada added runs in the fifth and sixth innings and never relinquished the lead.
Jordan McPherson (10-8) came on in relief to pick up the victory. The senior pitched 4.1 innings, giving up six hits and just two runs while striking out three without walking a batter.
Junior outfielder Brittany Puzey knocked in Sarah Hunt with a ground ball in the sixth inning to give Puzey her 104th career RBI. She is now tied with Candice Rainwater (2003-06) for most career RBI in