Cards complete ACC series sweep
Cards win 6-1 and 5-4
Cards open ACC play with a three-game series at Georgia Tech this weekend
Cards build 3-0 lead, but Blue Raiders score three runs in the fifth and two in the eighth
Cards beat Arkansas 11-5 and Florida A&M 16-1 Saturday at Dot Richardson's National Collegiate Softball Invitational
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...Best softball moment was when she found out she made the All-Star team for the first time as an eight-year old...Inspiration is her mom and dad...Most people don't know that she chews her gum like a cow...Favorite pregame meal is a venti skinny vanilla latte...In her free time she likes to scrapbook and go to the movies.