UNLV will play five games on opening weekend at Eller Media Stadium, including two against 2017 NCAA Tournament teams.
The National Fastpitch Coaches Association honors seven Rebels as All-America Scholar-Athletes for the 2016-17 academic year.
UNLV Athletics has had a minimum of 43 representatives boast a 3.5 or better cumulative GPA for 10 straight years.
UNLV drops Friday's series opener 6-4 to Fresno State in a nine-inning affair at Eller Media Stadium.
UNLV picks up the 4-2 victory over the Lobos in game two thanks to five scoreless innings from freshman Breana Burke.
2016 (North Idaho College) - Played at North Idaho College in Coeur d'Alene during the 2016 season.
High School - ...attended Coeur d'Alene High School...lettered in softball 2013-2015...Named All League catcher 2014 & 2015...Team won league titles in 2014 and 2015 and finished second in state both years...Played club ball with Coeur d'Alene Crush and North Idaho Extreme, winning five state championships with three top ten national finishes...
Personal - Born and raised in Coeur d'Alene, Idaho...Majoring in Kinesiology...Parents are Dominic and Jamie Howard.