UNO Seniors Nkeiruka Domike and Anja Puc each placed first at the Iowa State Open this past weekend at the Lied Recreation Center in Ames, Iowa.
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.
Monica Bosiljevac has been an athlete all her life. UNO's 20-year-old junior forward has been playing soccer since she was 5 years old. Last year, she put years of work to the test when climbing Mt. Kilamanjaro.
The UNO women's basketball team earned their first-ever Division I win on the road at Western Illinois two months ago. Junior guard Jamie Nash led the way, scoring 17 of the 25 points that came off the Maverick bench.