New Mexico sweeps doubleheader with 6-5 and 4-2 wins at Lobo Field
The two teams resume the three-game MW series at 6 p.m., Saturday at Lobo Field
Lobo senior hurler says she'll have a hard time stepping away from the game she loves
The Aztecs were picked to win the 2013 MW title and have a team strong at the plate and power in the circle
New Mexico started the season 0-7 but looks to the Lobo Classic to produce a few wins
The Lobos dropped a 10-5 decision to CSU on May 11, 2013 for its final game of the season. UNM honored seven players following the game.
The Lobos swept UTEP at home on April 24
The Lobos and Aggies met for the third time this season (first in ABQ) on March 19. NMSU took the 2-0 win.
JUNIOR YEAR (2013) - Played in nine games and started two...recorded one hit in 12 at-bats...added 17 putouts.
SOPHOMORE YEAR (2012) - Appeared in three games for the Lobos...recorded one hit in two at-bats...was the recipient of the Lobos' Academic Award and represented softball on the All-Academic Team for UNM athletics...recipient of the 2011-12 Mountain West Scholar-Athlete Award with a 3.81 GPA...a National Fastpitch Coaches Association All-America Scholar Athlete.
FRESHMAN YEAR (2011)- Appeared in 11 games for the Lobos, starting ten...compiled a fielding percentage of .964...had a double and a triple in 15 at-bats...recipient of the 2011-12 Mountain West Scholar-Athlete Award with a 3.86 GPA...a National Fastpitch Coaches Association All-America Scholar Athlete.
HIGH SCHOOL: Played softball for Coach Eric Mendoza at St. Pius High School...All District three years...All Metro selection two years... competed in the North/South game...All State selection...lettered in community service.
PERSONAL: Born July 1, 1991 in Albuquerque, New Mexico...daughter of Jim and Jackie Hakeem...has two siblings Adam and Rachel...hobbies include snowboarding and reading...favorite food is mashed potatoes...lists Big Papi as her favorite athlete...majoring in elementary education.
CAREER SINGLE GAME HIGHS - as of May 11, 2013
Hits: 1, 4x (last vs. Central Michigan 2/15/13)