After suffering a shutout in game one, the UNLV offense explodes Friday in a 9-1 win in five innings over San Jose State at Eller Media Stadium
UNLV comes out on the short end of a pitcher's duel after two seventh inning errors allow Fresno State to take game two 3-0 Saturday at Eller Media Stadium.
UNLV drops Friday's series opener 6-4 to Fresno State in a nine-inning affair at Eller Media Stadium.
UNLV softball wins their first Mountain West series of the season.
UNLV uses an eight-run fifth inning to erase a seven-run deficit and even the series with a 12-7 game two win on the road at Nevada, Reno Friday.
2016 (Sophomore): Started in three of 33 games, all as a catcher…Had 10 pinch-hits, nine RBI, two home runs, two runs, two walks and a double…Slugged a two-run homer in a win against Wisconsin (March 12) and a solo home run against Saint Mary’s (March 6)…Hit two-RBI singles in wins versus South Dakota (Feb. 15) and No. 19/17 Fresno State (May 14).
2015 (Freshman): Played in 28 games and started two games, one in the outfield and one as the designated player ... Batted .143 with four hits, three runs and four walks ... Had the game-winning RBI against UC Santa Barbara (Mar. 8).
High School: A 2014 graduate of Moanalua HS in Honolulu, Hawaii ... Lettered four years in softball ... Helped the Menehune to consecutive OIA East championships in 2013 and '14 and a pair of undefeated regular seasons ... Named to three consecutive all-division first teams (2012-14) ... Earned back-to-back all-state first-team honors (2013-14) ... Chosen the HHSAA Softball's 2013 First Round Impact Player ... Selected MHS's Most Outstanding Athlete ... Tabbed Oceanic Time Warner's Player of the Game once in 2011 ... Played ASA travel ball with the Legends ... Served as captain of the undefeated and two-time OIA East champion air rifle team during the 2013 and '14 seasons.
Personal: Chrissi Puaolena Omalza was born on Nov. 12, 1996, in Honolulu, Hawaii ... The daughter of Chris and Faith Omalza ... Has three siblings: Brandon, Kealani and Keawe ... Majoring in English.