Photo by Darius Horton / MTSU Sidelines On Wednesday night, the Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders (12-9) traveled to Nashville to take on in-state opponent Lipscomb (9-12) in a marathon match that ran into the tenth inning. It may have taken that extra frame, but Middle Tennessee came away with an 8-7 victory thanks to timely offense and excellent …

Photo by Darius Horton / MTSU Sidelines The Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders (11-9, 2-1) finished up their weekend series against the Western Kentucky Hilltoppers on Sunday. After winning the first two games of the series by close margins 3-2 and 8-7, they dropped the third game in another close contest by a final score of …

Photo by Darius Horton / MTSU Sidelines  The Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders (10-8, 1-0) traveled to Bowling Green, Kentucky to take on conference rival Western Kentucky (9-9, 0-1) in the Conference USA opener for both teams. Thanks to a strong performance from senior Jake Wyrick, the Blue Raiders held on for a 3-2 win over the …

Photo by Devin P. Grimes / MTSU Sidelines Anyone who follows Middle Tennessee baseball knows about starting outfielder Blake Benefield. He has been at MTSU for the last three years and has been a consistent contributor to any success the team has had. By the time he graduates, he will likely be considered one of the …

Photo by Darius Horton / MTSU Sidelines The Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders (9-8) traveled to Clarksville, Tennessee, to take on in-state foe Austin Peay State University on Tuesday night. Thanks to a dominant pitching performance, the Raiders handed the Governors a 9-0 loss in one of the best all-around efforts of the year for MTSU. Offense …

Photo by Darius Horton / MTSU Sidelines On Sunday the Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders (8-8) finished up their weekend series against the West Virginia Mountaineers. The Raiders started off strong, but errors and limited success on offense robbed them of a chance at victory as they dropped the game by a final score of 10-4. …