February 17, 2013 at 8:01 PM HST - Updated July 11 at 3:47 AM
The No. 20/23 University of Hawai'i softball team (8-3, 0-0 Big West) defeated Utah Valley (5-5, 0-0 PCSC), 3-1 on the final day of the Easton Desert Classic. In UH's first game of their doubleheader, Kaia Parnaby earned the win with a complete-game effort and was aided by a pair of solo home runs by Sharla Kliebenstein and Alyssa Villalpando.
Parnaby (6-2) gave up one run on six hits with one walk and seven strike outs. It was her seventh complete game of the season.
Hawai`i will now face Nevada in their final game of the Easton Desert Classic hosted by UNLV at 1:30
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