Nebraska-Omaha 8, Truman 7

May 12, 2005

EMPORIA, Kan. - Erin Bluml scored on an error in the top of the eighth inning as Nebraska-Omaha defeated Truman 8-7 in the first round of the NCAA North Central Region tournament. The Mavericks jumped out 5-0 after the fourth inning with a two-RBI single from Brianna Cataudella then RBI singles from Kellyn Kramolisch, Katie Novotny and Alison Jergenson. The Mavericks scored two more in the fifth when Leslie Svoboda hit a two-run homer. Truman was able to come back and tie it at seven. Cheris Kuster (11-10) earned the win after one and two thirds innings of relief.

-- Courtesy Emporia State