Following a complete-game shutout against Western Carolina on Sunday, Nebraska junior left-handed pitcher Jake Meyers was named Big Ten Pitcher of the Week by the conference office on Monday afternoon.
Nebraska senior Jennie Laeng has been named Big Ten Co-Gymnast of the Week after leading the Huskers to a first-place finish at the B1G Five meet with a career-high all-around score of 39.400, the conference announced Monday.
Nebraska gymnasts Taylor Houchin, Jennie Laeng and Ashley Lambert were named first-team All-Big Ten, while Danielle Breen, Sienna Crouse and Megan Schweihofer earned second-team honors, as the Big Ten announced its all-conference teams Monday.
Junior Jake Meyers recorded the first complete-game shutout of his career and the Husker offense exploded for 10 runs on 12 hits on Sunday afternoon at Hawks Field. With four runs on 15 hits through the first two games of the series, the Nebraska baseball team (6-8, 0-0 Big Ten) avoided a sweep by the Western Carolina Catamounts (7-8, 0-0 SoCon) with a 10-0 victory.
Another fast start spurred Arizona State past the Nebraska softball team on Sunday, as the Sun Devils completed a three-game sweep of the Huskers with a 6-0 victory at Farrington Stadium.
Junior Dacotah Faught and freshman Samantha Peterson claimed All-America honors from the NRA for their performances on the range this season.
Due to cold temperatures, today’s game has been moved back one hour. The game is now scheduled to start at 2:05 p.m.
Nebraska men's golfer Mike Colgate fired a two-round score of 135 to capture the tournament title in the rain-shortened Border Olympics at the Laredo Country Club on Saturday.