LINCOLN — The Nebraska softball team opened its fall exhibition season Saturday with a pair of shutout wins, topping Colorado State 2-0 and UNO 9-0.
Against the Mavs, sophomore right-hander Emily Lockman fired a three-hitter, allowing only three runners to reach second base. Hailey Decker and Kat Woolman each went 4 for 4 as the Huskers pounded out 16 hits.
Tatum Edwards picked up the win against Colorado State, scattering eight hits and stranding 11 runners. Marjani Knighten had a two-run single for NU.
The teams play against Sunday, with NU vs. Colorado State at noon, UNO vs. Colorado State at 2:30 p.m., and NU vs. UNO at 5.