NEVADA 7, UTAH VALLEY 5
LAS VEGAS, NV – Nevada scored four runs in the third inning to take the lead against Utah Valley, then held on as the Wolverines rallied in the seventh to advance in the loser’s bracket at the UNLV regional.
The Wolf Pack (26-26) will take on Weber State later Thursday in an elimination game.
Nevada reliever Julia Jensen saw Utah Valley put runners on second and third with one out in the top of the fifth, but a groundout and flyout ended the threat. Offensively, Hansen, Warner and Burda each had two RBI for Nevada.
Utah Valley (21-31) got three hits and two runs from Skylar Cook, while Peyton Angulo and Lyndsay Steverson each drove in two runs. Both teams had eight hits and committed two errors.