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Nebraska Softball Dominates Creighton in Run-Rule Victory

In a commanding performance at Bowlin Stadium, the Nebraska softball team showcased its offensive prowess in a resounding 9-0 victory over Creighton. The Huskers asserted their dominance by scoring in every inning of the game, securing a run-rule victory after just five innings of play.

From the outset, Nebraska demonstrated its offensive firepower, tallying two runs in each of the first three innings before adding three more in the fourth. The Huskers amassed a total of 10 hits, including four extra-base hits and two home runs, to overwhelm their opponents.

Leading the charge was Billie Andrews, who delivered a stellar performance by going 2-for-3 with a double, a home run, two runs scored, and three RBIs. Andrews’ home run marked a milestone in her career, as it was her 53rd career home run, propelling her into a tie for second place on Nebraska’s all-time home run list. Sydney Gray also made significant contributions, going 2-for-3 with a homer and two RBIs, while Katelyn Caneda showcased her offensive prowess with a perfect 2-for-2 at the plate.

On the defensive side, freshman pitcher Caitlin Olensky delivered a standout performance, tossing the first complete game and shutout of her career. Olensky scattered three hits and struck out four, showcasing her composure and skill on the mound.

With the victory, Nebraska secured its second run-rule victory of the weekend and fourth of the season, highlighting the team’s dominance on both offense and defense. As the Huskers continue their impressive run, they remain focused on maintaining their momentum and achieving further success in the upcoming games.

Nebraska will conclude the weekend with a matchup against Northern Colorado on Sunday, with the game scheduled for a 1 p.m. start time. As the Huskers aim to build on their recent success, fans can expect another exciting display of talent and determination on the field.

Stay tuned for more updates and highlights as the Nebraska softball team continues to make its mark on the season. For all the latest news and insights, visit 🥎🌽 #HuskersSoftball #GBR

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