D.J. Snelten pitched a one-hitter and was backed by Tony Skjefte’s sixth-inning homer for the Gophers in a 1-0 victory over Ohio State on Sunday at Siebert Field.
Snelten (2-0) struck out seven and walked one in the 97-minute game, retiring Ohio State 1-2-3 in the seventh, eighth and ninth. The Buckeyes’ only hit came in the third inning, a single that went off Snelten’s glove.
The Gophers improved to 19-13, 4-2 in the Big Ten. They will return to action Friday at Northwestern.
Softball team splits
Meghan McIntosh pitched a five-inning no-hitter for Wisconsin in beating the Gophers 10-0 in the first game of a softball doubleheader, but the host Gophers gained a split when they won 8-0 in the nightcap in Sara Moulton’s 20th victory.
Swarm’s streak ends
Callum Crawford had four goals and four assists — his fifth consecutive game of eight or more points — but the Swarm saw its winning streak end at three games with a 15-13 loss to the Philadelphia Wings on Sunday in Philadelphia.
• The Gophers men’s tennis team dropped all five singles matches in straight sets in a 7-0 loss at fifth-ranked Ohio State. … The Gophers women lost 5-2 to the Buckeyes at the Baseline Tennis Center, with Natalia Pintusava and Teresa Brichacova winning for the Gophers at No. 1 and No. 2 singles, respectively.
• The Gophers First Novice Eights boat placed sixth overall at the San Diego Crew Classic on Mission Bay.
|San Diego||27||4th Qtr 0:34|
|Washington||12/15/13 12:00 PM|
|San Francisco||12/15/13 12:00 PM|
|Seattle||12/15/13 12:00 PM|
|Chicago||12/15/13 12:00 PM|
|Houston||12/15/13 12:00 PM|
|Buffalo||12/15/13 12:00 PM|
|New England||12/15/13 12:00 PM|
|Philadelphia||12/15/13 12:00 PM|
|Kansas City||12/15/13 3:05 PM|
|NY Jets||12/15/13 3:05 PM|
|Arizona||12/15/13 3:25 PM|
|New Orleans||12/15/13 3:25 PM|
|Green Bay||12/15/13 3:25 PM|
|Cincinnati||12/15/13 7:30 PM|
|Baltimore||12/16/13 7:40 PM|
|Houston||26||2nd Qtr 9:38|
|Carolina||1||3rd Prd 2:22|
|NY Islanders||3||3rd Prd 4:29|
|Coll of Charleston||68|
|Army||12/14/13 2:00 PM|
|SE Missouri St||72|
|(17) Iowa State||83|