Baseball sweep puts team at a fork in the road

Ray Koch CONTRIBUTOR Sophomore third baseman Parker Smejkal’s at-bats start long before he steps to the plate. In fact, they start before he even puts his...

Baseball banquet set for Feb. 13

The UNO Diamond Club has set the date of Saturday, Feb. 13 for its seventh annual “Season Opener” event to support Omaha baseball. Held...

Redemption is fuel for Maverick baseball team

Ray Koch CONTRIBUTOR Tonight’s game against the Nebraska Cornhuskers has been marked on the calendars of Maverick players since their last meeting on April 5. That...

Sam I am: UNO pitcher excels on and off the field

Gabriel Christensen CONTRIBUTOR The desire for change combined with a strong passion for baseball led University of Nebraska at Omaha (UNO) men’s baseball pitcher Sam Murphy...

Omaha falls 11-6 to Lincoln at Werner Park

Andrew Nelson CONTRIBUTOR The Omaha baseball team traveled south to Papillion last Wednesday night for a game with the instate rival Nebraska Cornhuskers at Werner Park. The...

Baseball must start winning streak soon

Ray Koch CONTRIBUTOR “We finally stopped beating ourselves and let our opponent beat us instead,” joked Evan Porter, head coach for the University of Nebraska at...

Mavs start hot but fall to Hawkeyes

Ray Koch Sports Editor Evan Porter's UNO Mavericks took a five-run lead into the seventh inning of Tuesday night's game against the Iowa Hawkeyes at Duane...

A Review of the Uprising: 2017-18 UNO Athletics

Ryan Jaeckel CONTRIBUTOR The 2017-18 Mavericks had an exciting athletic season. Highlights included the men’s soccer team making their first NCAA tournament appearance and Stephanie Ahrens...