UNO loses heartbreaker in conference tournament

Posted at 5:59 PM, May 25, 2016
and last updated 2016-05-25 19:01:16-04

UNO baseball lost a heart-breaker in the Summit League Championship to Fort Wayne 8-6. The Mavs were leading 6-2 heading into the top of the ninth inning. Fort Wayne scored six runs on three hits in the top of the ninth to take the lead against the Mavs. 

Alex Schultz and Grant Suponchick led the Mavs on offense with three hits a piece. Adam Caniglia scored the final run for the Mavericks with a solo home run. 

Eric Moreno picked up the loss for the Mavericks, dropping his record to 0-2 on the season.

UNO faces off against the loser of the No. 1 seeded Oral Roberts and No. 4 seeded South Dakota tomorrow at 12 p.m.