Saturday's game was all about UNM's departing seniors
The Lobos host the Rams at 6 p.m. MT on Friday for Youth Night
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 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 opened a three-game series with Colorado State on Thursday, May 9
The Lobos swept UTEP at home on April 24
Photos from the final contest of a three-game series at home against Mountain West foe Nevada on April 21
The Lobos hosted Nevada on Friday, April 19 for the first of a three-game Mountain West series
FRESHMAN SEASON (2012) Made three starts at the short stop position and appeared in 11 games...recorded one hit, one RBI, one sacrifice bunt and one sacrifice fly in 15 at-bats.
HIGH SCHOOL - Played for coach Rachel Peña at Odessa High School...also ran cross country and played basketball...lettered in cross country, basketball and softball...named first team all-district infielder, offensive MVP, defensive MVP, and first team all-district outfielder...team made it to the state softball semi-finals...member of National Honors Society.
PERSONAL - Born September 12, 1992 in Odessa, Texas to Louis and Olivia Hignojos...has two siblings, Eric and Rene...her brother, Eric, played baseball at Odessa College...her favorite sports memory was going to state for softball her freshman year...lists music as her hobby...majoring in Criminology.