Box Score: Oakland (Mich.) 4, UNO 1
Box Score: Oakland (Mich.) 4, UNO 3
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The University of Nebraska at Omaha baseball team dropped a doubleheader Saturday, losing 4-1 and 4-3 to Oakland (Mich.).
The Mavericks (11-29) matched the Golden Bears (13-25) with seven hits in the first game, and outhit Oakland 12-4 in the nightcap, but it wasn't enough.
Jeff Gorecki (3-5) threw a complete game with eight strikeouts for Oakland in the first game, allowing one run. UNO senior Andrew Reck (1-5) threw a career-long seven innings in the loss, allowing three runs on five hits while striking out four.
In game two, UNO held the lead until the seventh inning, when Oakland scored three runs. Alex Mortensen was 2 for 5 with a run scored and one RBI for the Mavericks.
The teams will finish the series Sunday at noon.