Scott Kuzminsky pitched seven solid innings and Jordan Richartz drove in two runs as the University of Hawaii baseball team beat Pepperdine 6-1 on Friday at Les Murakami Stadium.
Kuzminsky (2-0) allowed one run and six hits with no walks and five strikeouts.
Andrew Jones worked the final two innings for the Rainbow Warriors (6-5).
Richartz, Trevor Podratz and Austin Wobrock each had two hits for Hawaii.
Jackson McClelland (2-1) allowed five runs in 3 2/3 innings for the Waves (7-3).
The series will conclude tonight.