The WKU softball team (27-7, 12-2) secured its fifth Conference USA series this season after sweeping FIU (26-22, 7-13) in shutout fashion on Saturday, taking game one 11-0 in five innings and game two by a score of 6-0.
The Hilltoppers' 4x400-meter relay turned in the fifth-fastest time in the NCAA this season with its 3:05.95 showing at the 57th Annual Mt. SAC Relays to highlight a split-squad weekend for the WKU men's and women's track and field teams.
Missed opportunities and miscues plagued WKU against FIU on Saturday night at FIU Baseball Stadium as the Hilltoppers left 11 runners on base and committed two errors during the Panthers' 6-4, series-knotting triumph.
In front of approximately 5,100 fans clad in Red and White, the WKU Football team put on a show on Saturday afternoon as the Red team (offense) defeated the White team (defense), 52-40, in the program's annual Spring Game.
WKU junior outfielder Anderson Miller broke a 2-2 tie with FIU in the seventh inning with a first-pitch grand slam Friday night and his 10th homer of the year proved to be the difference as the Hilltoppers defeated the Panthers 6-4 in the series opener at FIU Baseball Stadium.