Elkhorn, NE native Ashley Hagemann was named Big Ten pitcher of the week after throwing a pair of shutouts last week against South Dakota. In game one, Hagemann fired a one-hit shutout with 10 strikeouts. She then threw a two-hit shutout and struck out 12 in five-inning complete game in game two. Hagemann has allowed one earned run or less in six consecutive starts, owns a 1.90 ERA and four shutouts while starting the Huskers’ last 14 games.
The Huskers travel to Omaha to face Nebraska-Omaha on Tuesday at 3 p.m.