Flames bounce back from run-rule loss to post shutout win
UIC tallies 30 hits; Mack-Miller, Mener and Peterson homer
UIC moves into three-way tie for first place with 6-2 conference record
UIC improves to 4-2 in Horizon League play
Flames come back to score game-winner in the seventh
PREP AND PERSONAL: Four-time letter winner in softball (outfield and second base) at North High School (Calif.)...Led her team in stolen bases and was named Rookie of the Year as a freshman...Recipient of the AP Scholar Award, the Award of Merit in the Literature Category and placed first in the Raytheon Engineering Games her junior year...assisted team in winning the conference title and played in the California Interscholastic Federation (CIF) all four years...Received the Coaches Award and North High School Achievement Awards in Math and Science her sophomore through senior year...achieved Graduate Scholar, Charlie Hustle Award, was member of the first team Daily Breeze All-Area and second team Pioneer league as a senior...was born May 30, 1996...daughter of Gloria and Ed Cairns...currently enrolled as a Biological Sciences major.