Omaha Skutt Catholic captures first Class B state softball title in seven years

Posted at 11:03 PM, Oct 16, 2020
and last updated 2020-10-17 00:04:11-04

HASTINGS (KMTV) — The Omaha Skutt Catholic softball team captured its first Class B state title in seven years on Friday with an 8-4 win over Hastings.

"I always feel like I'm going to be a Skyhawk by heart," said senior infield Emily Swoboda following her final game with Skutt. "It just feels so good to be taking something with to me and to end this on a positive note. I told my parents I wasn't going to come home in tears unless I was happy crying."

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The Skyhawks jumped out to a 4-0 lead in the bottom of the first. After the Tigers tied it, Skutt regained the lead and never looked back.

Hannah Camenzind hit two homers in the victory.