Published Friday, February 7, 2014 at 9:27 pm / Updated at 11:13 pm
softball
UNO rolls in opener, gives coach 600th win

ST. GEORGE, Utah — The UNO softball team started its season with a landmark victory.

Amber Lutmer and Campbell Ditto each homered for the Mavs, who shut out Weber State 7-0 Friday and gave coach Jeanne Scarpello her 600th career win.

UNO piled up all seven runs in the first four innings, while right-hander Dana Elsasser got her first win of the year with a two-hit shutout.

The Mavs continue play in the Red Desert Classic with a doubleheader Saturday against Utah Valley and Southern Utah, and another doubleheader Sunday against Idaho State Utah State.

Weber State (0-1) .......................................... 000 000 0—0 2 3

UNO (1-0) .......................................... 201 400 x—7 7 2

W: Elsasser (1-0). L: Allamand (0-1). HR: UNO, Ditto, Lutmer.

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