May 7, 2013
This Week - After a week off from competition, the Wolf Pack will be back in action with three games in Boise, Idaho to close out the regular season against the Broncos ... This weekend’s series will take place from Thursday-Saturday with start times of 2 p.m., 2 p.m. and noon ... Boise State fell 5-0 in its last contest, but won two games from UNLV at Eller Media Stadium in Las Vegas last week.
Coverage - Nick Saccomanno will have the call for the final three regular season games in Boise. Live audio will be available at www.NevadaWolfPack.com. As they have been in previous seasons, live statistics will also be available at the site. The Nevada Mobile app will also have a link to a live statistical feed of every game.
Last Time Out - In three games, all at Hixson Park against UNLV two weeks ago, Nevada was ... 1-2 ... Hit .313 ... Had five doubles and one home run ... Drew seven walks ... Scored 10 runs ... Slugged .410 ... Stole six bases in six tries ... Allowed 22 runs and 38 hits by the Rebels.
Jones Ties Record - Nevada junior Erin Jones tied the Nevada single-season record for doubles with two in the three game series against UNLV … Her season total stands at 18, with the next two-base hit making her the record holder by herself.
National Footprint - With the ninth week of NCAA statistics released on Monday, Nevada has found itself in the Top-50 nationally in a number of statistics and in the lead in one in particular ... The Wolf Pack is ... First in doubles per game at 1.94 (97 in 50 games) ... 28th in batting average at .310 ... 32nd in slugging percentage at .479 ... 48th in scoring at 5.36 runs per game.
Individually ... Erin Jones is seventh in the nation in doubles per game at .38 (18 in 47 games) ... Karlyn Jones is ranked ... Sixth in fewest hit batters (two) ... 22nd in walks per seven at 1.13 (25 in 154.2 IP).
Mountain West Leaders - As a team ... The Pack leads the Mountain West in 12 offensive categories ... They are ... Batting Average (.310) ... Slugging Percentage (.479) ... On-Base Percentage (.398) ... Runs Scored (268) ... Hits (428) ... RBI (252) ... Doubles (97) ... Home Runs (43) ... Total Bases (660) ... Total Plate Appearances (1,614) ... Walks (172) ... Hit by Pitch (36).
In the circle ... Nevada is first in Batters struck out looking (83) ... Second in batters struck out (258) ... Defensively ... The Pack is second in fielding percentage at .967
Individually, Hopkins leads the MW in ... Hits (67) ... Runs Scored (43) ... Plate appearances (197) and at bats (176) ... Erin Jones leads the conference in doubles (18) ... Megan Sweet leads the MW in walks at 33.
In total ... Nevada players appear in the top-10 in 17 offensive categories a total of 42 times ... In the circle, Nevada pitchers appear in 10 categories, with 15 total appearances ... Defensively, Nevada players appear in three categories a total of five times.
A complete list of the Mountain West leaders can be found in the attached document.