A grand slam from Brooke Holloway in the fifth inning fueled the WKU bats, as the Lady Toppers (31-12, 16-5) staged a comeback in the regular-season finale to secure the series over Middle Tennessee (22-29, 5-19) with an 11-7 win on Sunday.
After two gut-wrenching losses to begin its Conference USA series at Middle Tennessee the WKU baseball team was not able to get one back in the finale as the Blue Raiders completed their sweep of the Hilltoppers with a 9-2 victory Sunday at Reese Smith Jr. Field.
The WKU softball team (30-12, 15-5) claimed the Conference USA Regular-Season title on Saturday after winning game one at Middle Tennessee (22-28, 5-18) behind a Miranda Kramer no-no.
WKU seniors Travis Gerding and Karleigh Parker re-established their own school records in the hammer throw and pole vault Saturday at the Kentucky Outdoor Track and Field Facility to spark the Hilltoppers' and Lady Toppers' combined five wins and six personal records at the UK Relays.
Middle Tennessee rallied from a deficit during its last at bat for the second-straight game and stole another one from WKU, this time in walk-off fashion, Saturday at Reese Smith Jr. Field. Austin Bryant's two-out, walk-off single broke a 4-4 tie in the bottom of the ninth inning and lifted the Blue Raiders to a 5-4, series-clinching...