Wahine cruise to victory over St. Bonaventure, 11-2

Wahine cruise to victory over St. Bonaventure, 11-2
Courtesy: Hawaii Athletics

HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - The Rainbow Wahine softball team took care of St. Bonaventure Wednesday night in five innings, winning 11-2 to open the Outrigger Resort Spring Fling Tournament at the Rainbow Wahine Softball Stadium.

Brittany Hitchcock got the start on the mound for Hawaii and improved to 5-3 on the season with a complete-game win while Nicole Lopez kept her hot streak going, hitting 3-for-3 with a home run on the night.

Callee Heen was also impressive from the batter’s box, going 2-for-3 with a season-high five RBI.

Hitchcock allowed two unearned run while conceding five hits as she tied her season-high with nine strikeouts and one walk.

Lopez’s hit in the first inning extended her team-best hitting streak to eight. She also tied her season-high after starting the season with eight-consecutive games with a hit.

Hawaii will play on Thursday against Cal-Berkeley at the Rainbow Wahine Softball Stadium. First pitch is set for 6 p.m. HT.

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