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By Rickey Fuquay, Jr.//Contributing Writer BEKLEY, W. Va. – Middle Tennessee split its doubleheader against Marshall Sunday afternoon at Epling Stadium, with the Blue Raiders winning the first game 2-1 before dropping the second game 2-0. Both games were shortened to seven innings. With the split, the Blue Raiders (24-19, 15-6 C-USA) dropped their second …

By Jim Bratton//Contributing Writer CHARLESTON, W. Va.- The Conference-USA leading Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders took their 14-4 conference record to West Virginia on Friday to begin a three-game series against the Marshall Thundering Herd. However, the end result was not what MTSU had hoped for as the Blue Raiders dropped Friday’s contest, 3-1, at Appalachian …

HUNTINGTON, W. Va. – MTSU heads into another weekend of Conference USA play in first place. The Blue Raiders (23-17, 14-4 C-USA) have dominated the weekend in conference play. They have won five of their six weekend series in conference play, including sweeps of Alabama-Birmingham, Old Dominion and Charlotte. Next up in conference play for …

NASHVILLE – MTSU opened up the midweek schedule looking to continue its hot streak. The Blue Raiders came into Tuesday’s contest with No. 13 Vanderbilt having won six games in a row, including a sweep at Charlotte the previous weekend. Then Vanderbilt lefty Ryan Johnson happened. Johnson threw eight innings in giving up five hits …

NASHVILLE – MTSU exits another weekend of conference play with a sweep, this one coming against Charlotte in comeback fashion. The Blue Raiders will search for similar success in non-conference play, with MTSU posting a lackluster 1-8 record in midweek non-conference games to this point. That lone midweek victory came against SEC foe Tennessee, a 7-5 …

CHARLOTTE, N.C. – MTSU traveled to Charlotte in first place, and left in first place. The Blue Raiders trailed in both games of Saturday’s doubleheader against the 49ers in Charlotte, but found a way in the late stages to earn the sweep and remain atop the standings in Conference USA. The Blue Raiders (23-16, 14-4 …