NASHVILLE, Tenn. — The UNO softball team shut out Indiana 5-0 and Saint Louis 9-0 in five innings on Friday at the Tennessee State Classic on Friday.
The Mavericks improved to 19-2 and 10-0 on the first day of tournaments.
Dana Elsasser (10-2) earned her fifth shutout in game one, striking out a career-high nine. Kat Barrow earned the second win in her return to the circle for the first time since Feb. 15 because of injury. She allowed just three hits in earning her first shutout.
UNO continues tournament play on Saturday against Alabama State at 11:30 a.m. and Tennessee State at 3:30 p.m.
Allie Mathewson, Molly Negrete and Tonya Peterson each had two hits in the opener.
Negrete went 3 for 3 with three runs scored and two RBIs in the second game, bringing her totals for the day to 5 for 6 with four runs scored and two RBIs.