UNLV will take on the Aggies of Utah State for a three-game set, March 23-25, at Eller Media Stadium.
UNLV defeats the Lobos 9-1 in five innings in game three Sunday to give head coach Kristie Fox her first Mountain West series win.
UNLV plates six runs on five hits in the top of the seventh in Albuquerque Saturday afternoon to even the series with the Lobos.
UNLV will play a three-game series with the Lobos, March 16-18, at Lobo Softball Field in Albuquerque.
UNLV hosts the Rebel Classic at Eller Media Stadium, March 8-11, in final weekend before conference play begins.
2016 (Freshman) - Started in 40 of 50 games played with every start in the outfield… Tied the school record for most doubles in a game with three in a 20-1 win against Santa Clara (March 11), joining Jaci Hull (March 24, 2007 versus Sacramento State) as the only Rebels to do so…Ranked tied for fifth in sac bunts (seven) in the Mountain West…Had 31 hits, 20 runs, two home runs and seven RBI in 123 at-bats…Hit the game-winning RBI-single against UC Davis (Feb.19)…Scored the game-winning run against Santa Clara…Registered seven multiple-hit games, including a three-hit performance in a win against New Mexico (April 22) and a four-hit game against Santa Clara…Turned in three multiple-RBI games with four RBI against Santa Clara and three at UC Riverside (March20)…Stole four bases in five attempts.
HIGH SCHOOL: A 2015 graduate of St. Paul High School in Santa Fe Springs, California … Lettered and started all four years in the outfield … Played first two seasons at Santa Fe High School and last two at St. Paul High School … Led St. Paul to division, league and state championships in Division III for both her junior and senior years … Earned offensive MVP and first team all-league honors in 2015 … Named second team all-league and coaches’ award in 2014, First Team Del Rio All-League in 2013 and honorable mention in 2012.
PERSONAL: Myranda Jestine Bueno was born on June 18, 1997 in Bellflower, California … Daughter of Brenda and Jesse Bueno … Has one brother, Jacob … Majoring in Criminal Justice.