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...

Summit League knows UNO softball is a force

Before the school year began, there was speculation Omaha softball might have been the program best equipped to succeed in the first year of full-time Summit League participation.  Conference head coaches confirmed that belief last Friday when the Mavs were voted fifth out of nine teams in The Summit League preseason poll.
UNO received 38 points in the poll, just two points away from fourth-place Kansas City and six from third-place Western Illinois.  North Dakota State received eight of nine first place votes, and is the overwhelming favorite to win the conference with 64 total points.
 


Omaha hosts South Dakota State

Jackson Taylor SPORTS EDITOR The Omaha softball team continued play in the Summit League over the weekend, hosting South Dakota State for a three-game series at...

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.


Mavs sweep Southwest Baptist, improve to 34-6

The UNO Softball team continued its winning ways this past weekend, sweeping both Central Missouri and Southwest Baptist at Claussen-Westgate Field.  The four wins moved the Mavs' record to 34-6 and 11-1 in the MIAA.