UNO has hired Amanda Rivera-Eberhart as head coach of the Maverick softball program. She spent the last two seasons as an assistant at Purdue and before that was head coach at IUPUI for four years.
UNO senior Stephanie Ahrens became the first athlete in program history to earn All-America honors in the Division I era when she placed eighth in the high jump Saturday at the NCAA outdoor championships.
UNO Athletic Director Trev Alberts has high hopes for the future of Maverick softball. That won't change, although the head coach of the program will for the second time in three years.
South Dakota State's Abbey Murphy hit a three-run home run in the top of the seventh inning to propel the Jackrabbits to a 4-3 win over UNO in a Summit League tournament elimination game Friday afternoon.
UNO split a pair of games Thursday at the Summit League tournament, falling 9-0 to top-seeded North Dakota State and earning an 11-1 win over sixth-seeded IPFW.
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IPFW hit two home runs during a five-run second inning as the Mastodons handed UNO an 8-5 loss in the regular-season finale on Saturday.
UNO opened its final series of the regular season with a pair of wins, sweeping IPFW 7-2 and 9-5 Friday.
UNO snapped Creighton’s six-game winning streak with an 8-5 victory Thursday night at the Creighton Sports Complex.
Emily Ira took a no-hitter into the seventh inning to lead Western Illinois to a 7-1 win over UNO on Sunday.
Aubrey Hacke threw a four-hit shutout as UNO salvaged a doubleheader split with Western Illinois on Saturday afternoon.
Lauren Rice threw a one-hitter to lead Missouri to a 6-0 win over UNO on Wednesday.
The final game of UNO’s series against North Dakota State was canceled because of poor weather conditions. The game will not be made up.
Demi Dobbs hit a two-run home run as part of a five-run third inning.
UNO’s losing streak stretched to 11 on Friday after the Mavericks were swept by South Dakota State in a doubleheader.
South Dakota’s offense got going late Friday as the Coyotes pulled away to beat UNO 11-8.
Playing at home for the first time this season, the UNO softball team dropped a doubleheader to South Dakota on Thursday.
UNO moved up its Summit League opener against South Dakota this week because of forecasted inclement weather.
Mavs starter Laura Roecker gave up a grand slam in the first inning, and UNO had just one hit and no runners advance past second base in a 4-0 loss to Arkansas on Sunday.
Sydney Stites drove Sydney Hampton’s first pitch over the left-field wall for a walk-off, solo home run as Iowa State rallied to beat UNO 6-5 on Saturday at the Woo Pig Classic.
UNO dropped its opening two games Friday at the Woo Pig Classic.
Tuesday’s game between Nebraska and UNO has been postponed because of the field conditions at Westside Field.
A two-run fourth inning was the difference Sunday as Albany held off UNO 5-4 in the Mavericks' final game at the Blue-White Classic.
Sydney Hampton pitched a complete game and struck out five to bounce back from an earlier loss as UNO split a doubleheader at the Blue-White Classic on Satuday.
UNO cruised 11-2 against Hampton on Friday after a late comeback attempt fell short in a 5-4 loss to LaSalle.
Kelly Pattison and Demi Dobbs homered in leading UNO past Maine 4-2 Sunday.
No. 24 Oklahoma State scored 14 runs on 10 hits in the bottom of the fourth inning as UNO dropped a pair of games at the Mizuno Classic on Saturday.
UNO rallied to beat Saint Francis in 11 innings before getting shut out by No. 24 Oklahoma State.
Feb. 16: Northwestern (at Glendale, Ariz.), ccd.
Feb. 17: UNO 14, Northwestern 8
Feb. 17: UNO 10, Northwestern 5
Feb. 18: Northwestern 3, UNO 1
Feb. 24: Wichita State 4, UNO 3
Feb. 25: Wichita State 3, UNO 0
Feb. 25: Wichita State 6, UNO 2
Feb. 26: Kansas 6, UNO 2
March 2: UNO 6, Ohio 5
March 3: Ohio 4, UNO 1
March 3: Ohio 5, UNO 2
March 4: UNO 4, Ohio 0
March 6: Minnesota 5, UNO 3
March 8: BYU 8, UNO 1
March 9: BYU 13, UNO 3
March 10: BYU 6, UNO 4
March 14: Kansas 8, UNO 6
March 17: UNO 15, IPFW 0
March 17: UNO 7, IPFW 0
March 18: UNO 12, IPFW 8
March 23: UNO 4, Oral Roberts 3
March 24: UNO 8, Oral Roberts 2
March 25: Oral Roberts 16, UNO 8
March 27: Kansas State 3, UNO 0
March 30: UNO 5, South Dakota State 3
March 30: UNO 8, South Dakota State 5
March 31: South Dakota State 6, UNO 2
April 3: Nebraska (at Werner Park), ppd.
April 5: North Dakota State 2, UNO 1
April 5: North Dakota State 2, UNO 0
April 7: North Dakota State, 2 p.m.
April 10: Kansas 9, UNO 5
April 13: UNO 8, Western Illinois 5
April 14: at Western Illinois, ccd.
April 15: at Western Illinois, ccd.
April 17: Creighton 9, UNO 2
April 18: UNO 8, Nebraska 7
April 20: IPFW 11, UNO 2
April 20: IPFW 11, UNO 0
April 21: IPFW 5, UNO 0
April 25: Kansas State 6, UNO 5, 11 inn.
April 27: North Dakota State 10, UNO 0
April 28: North Dakota State, 2 p.m.
April 29: North Dakota State 10, UNO 0
May 4: South Dakota State 5, UNO 4
May 6: South Dakota State 14, UNO 4
May 6: South Dakota State 8, UNO 6
May 9: Creighton 10, UNO 6
May 11: Oral Roberts 7, UNO 1
May 12: Oral Roberts 7, UNO 6
May 13: Oral Roberts 2, UNO 1
May 15: Creighton 8, UNO 1
May 17: Western Illinois 4, UNO 1
May 18: UNO 7, Western Illinois 4
May 19: Western Illinois 12, UNO 8
Summit League championship (Tulsa, Okla.)
May 23-26: TBD