Who: Azusa Pacific (14-8, 6-4 Pacific West Conference) at University of Hawaii at Hilo (19-13, 10-4)
What: PacWest softball doubleheaders
When: Noon today and Saturday
Where: UHH softball field
Radio: 850 AM, 11:30 a.m. Saturday
Notes: The Vulcans are 6-2 so far as they prepare to end their season-high 12-game homestand with four contests against the Cougars. … Both teams are tied in the loss column at the top of the league with Dixie State (14-4) and Grand Canyon (12-4). … UHH junior shortstop Rebecca Lee ranks in the top five in the league in several categories, including first in hits (42) and doubles (12) and fourth in batting (.433) … Junior centerfielder Kristina Victa is tied for the PacWest lead with 25 runs scored. … Azusa Pacific’s 1.96 team ERA is tops in the PacWest. Rita Kim sports a 5-1 record and 0.95 ERA, striking out 63 batters in 51 1/3 innings. … Vulcans junior right-hander Vanessa Salinas (11-5, 1.59 ERA) has thrived by pitching to contact. She’s fanned 523 batters in 105 1/3 innings.