Despite youth, Saniuk says women’s tennis set up well for the future

Despite being picked to finish last and second to last in conference, the Omaha men's and women's tennis teams have both gotten off to encouraging starts.
The women's squad is off to a perfect 2-0 after a 7-0 blowout win over Nebraska Wesleyan, followed by a hard fought 4-3 victory over former North Central Conference rival North Dakota.
 


Maverick BOUNCE BACK in season opening series

With a draw of 4,578 people Friday UNO got off to a poor start, allowing the first two goals in the game and trailing 5-2 in the second period. UNO allowed two goals while they had a power play advantage.


NFL Playoff Tree and Predictions

Johnnie Shaw CONTRIBUTOR The first week back to school is a drag, but one positive draw coming off syllabus week is the National Football Association NFC...

Mathewson finds a home, freedom at UNO

When Allie Mathewson stepped into the batter's box for her first at bat of the season, and her first at bat as a Maverick, her shoulders may have been heavy with expectation.  The former Nebraska Gatorade Player of the Year had an illustrious high school career that included a .542 batting average her senior year and a .462 career average overall.
Mathewson was named the honorary captain of the Lincoln Journal Star Super-State team in 2011, and twice received All-Nebraska honors from the Omaha World Herald.  As a freshman at Creighton, Mathewson earned her way onto the All-Missouri Valley Conference Second Team.
But if Mathewson was feeling any pressure, it didn't show.  She put whatever weight of expectations there may have been into a swing that sent a pitch over the left field fence.
 


Swimming & diving on top at South Dakota

It took five meets for the swimming and diving team to break through, but the Mavs had enough to win Friday's meet at conference foe South Dakota.  UNO won 10 of 16 events and finished ahead in points 159-141. 


Double Honors: Bailey earns defensive player of year, Shires named coach of year

By Jackson Taylor SPORTS EDITOR After finishing third in the Summit League regular season, four players from the Omaha volleyball team earned Summit League conference honors...

NCHC rematch: UNO looks to break out of mid-season rut against Western Michigan

Jackson Taylor SPORTS EDITOR Omaha hockey returns to action this weekend after a week off of play. The Mavericks will host NCHC foe Western Michigan on...