Softball focusing on season of improvement

Andrew Nelson CONTRIBUTOR The beginning to the DJ Sanchez era hasn’t been the smoothest ride thus far, but the Omaha softball team hasn’t shown anything but...

UNO Softball looks to build on recent success

By Andrew Nelson, Contributor The Omaha softball team is gearing up for their final season as a transition Division-I program. This is the last season the Mavericks’ hard...

Softball finishes home stand 4-1

If early success is any indication, the UNO softball team will enjoy playing at the new Westside Field at Westbrook.  A week after sweeping UNK, the Mavs split a series with South Dakota then beat Peru State to improve to 4-1 at home and 17-13 overall.


Mavs go 2-3 in ASU Tournament

Jackson Taylor SPORTS EDITOR The Omaha softball team went 2-3 in the ASU Hornet Tournament over the weekend. The Mavericks are now 6-9 on the year. Game...

On a Roll: Mavericks win fourth straight conference series

Jackson Taylor SPORTS EDITOR The Omaha softball team continued climbing the Summit over the weekend, taking two out of three games from conference foe Western Illinois....

Softball goes 4-2 JayHawk Invitational

Jackson Taylor SPORTS EDITOR Omaha vs. Northern Iowa: L 8-0 • Sydney Hames led UNO with a 2-for-4 effort at the plate. • Abbie Clanton pitched 5.2 innings...

Lincoln weathers Omaha’s late rally

Joe Franco SPORTS EDITOR After dropping its home opener to New Mexico State March 21, the University of Nebraska at Omaha’s softball team hit the road...

Softball finally opens new home field, rips Kearney in doubleheader

After dropping the first game of a doubleheader 3-0 to North Dakota at the Great West Conference Cluster on March 25, UNO head softball coach Jeanne Scarpello had had enough.  It was the second time the Mavs had been shut out on the weekend and UNO had scored just 11 runs in five games.