The University of Iowa softball team fell 1-0 in series-opening action against Michigan State (11-28, 3-12) at Pearl Field Friday evening. The loss lowers the Hawkeye records to 12-24 overall and 5-10 in Big Ten play.
While neither saw themselves attending the University of Iowa and playing softball for the Hawkeyes early on, Iowa natives Kara Misel and Shayla Starkenburg were hooked after taking a visit to Iowa City.
The Husker offense used a 14-run second inning to fuel their 18-0, run rule win over the Hawkeyes in five innings on Saturday afternoon. The win allows No. 19/22 Nebraska (30-13, 8-4) to sweep the series and drops the Iowa...
No. 19/22 Nebraska recorded a pair of walk off wins over the Hawkeyes on Saturday at Bowlin Stadium. The Huskers won game one, 5-2, and game two, 9-1 in six innings, to clinch the Big Ten series win.