Fourth-seeded Cards will face fifth-seeded NC State Thursday at 1:30 p.m.
Cards will face Pittsburgh in a three-game ACC series this weekend
Cards wrap up home season against in-state rival Western Kentucky Wednesday at 6 p.m.
Cards will face Boston College Friday at 7 p.m. (single game) and Sunday at 12 p.m. (doubleheader)
Cards will face Wildcats Tuesday at 6 p.m. in Lexington
Louisville Softball v Kansas | NCAA Regional Game 1
Louisville Softball v Florida State | Game 3
| Louisville Softball v Florida State | Game 2 | Photo by: Michelle Hutchins | Louisville Athletics
Louisville Softball v Florida State
Louisville Softball v Virginia | Game 1
As a freshman (2015): Played in 35 games with 23 starts in centerfield... Posted a .282 batting average with two home runs, four doubles, 17 runs and 13 RBIs... Went 3 for 3 with an RBI in the 8-1 win over Miami (3/18)...Went 3 for 3 with a home run and three RBIs in the 14-4 win at Ohio State (3/18)... Went 2 for 3 with a triple, three RBIs and two runs in the 16-1 win over Florida A&M... Went 2 for 3 and hit her first career home run in the 11-6 loss to Washington (2/8).
High School/Travel: Lettered four years for coach Megan Stotts...Helped lead team to 2012 Marmonte League Championship...Earned first team all-league honors...Second team all-league selection in 2010...also lettered in soccer...Two-time soccer MVP...Played for Victory USA travel ball team...Three-time Scholar-Athlete Award recipient.
Personal: Full name is Nicole Taylor Pufahl...Daughter of Rob and Jenette Pufahl...Birthdate is July 9, 1995...Has two siblings: Robert (17) and Kathryn (14)...Major is exercise science...Post college ambition is to become a physical therapist or a trainer...Her father played football at UTEP...Chose UofL because of the family atmosphere and it is a home away from home...Greatest challenge to overcome is overcoming her ACL injury.