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....

Omaha softball starts season 3-2

Jackson Taylor SPORTS EDITOR The Omaha softball team began the 2016 season in Arizona, going 3-2 in the Hillenbrand Invitational against UC Santa Barbara, North Texas,...

Despite battles with mother nature, UNO softball rolls on

Despite the UNO softball team posting an impressive 27-5 record so far this season, the team's toughest opponent thus far has been mother nature.
 


Scarpello gets 600th win in softball season opening weekend

Written by Joe Gabbert The Mavericks softball team began the 2014 season at the Red Desert Classic in St George Utah with a milestone victory-...

Parade rained on

The UNO softball team was set for a historic day last Tuesday.  But then the weather and the Huskers rained on the parade.


Softball lineup dangerous top to bottom

Putting success into perspective is always difficult.  But in the case of UNO softball there's nothing difficult about defining 2013.
 


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.
 


Softball prepares for long road trip to start the season

Marissa Woolard CONTRIBUTOR Get out your bats and break in the gloves – the University of Nebraska at Omaha’s softball season is here. The Mavericks opened the...