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College Roundup: UCI edges Hawaii in Big West baseball

BASEBALL

UC Irvine 5, Hawaii 4

HONOLULU – Keston Hiura went two for four to lift his batting average to .402 as the visiting Anteaters led, 5-0, after 3.5 innings and held on to claim the Big West Conference series on Monday.

It was the first series win in Big West play for UCI (19-30, 6-12 in conference). The ’Eaters, who won two of three against the Rainbow Warriors, earned their first series win since mid-March.

Cole Spear earned the win and Calvin Faucher threw two scoreless innings for his 12th save, the 20th of his two-year UCI career.

Alex Guenette was two for four with a double, an RBI and two runs, while Adam...

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