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Photo by Tyler Lamb / Sports Editor Despite the bad weather, the Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders gained a conference victory against the Blazers of the University of Alabama-Birmingham by a final score of 3-1, the two teams’ first meeting since March 22, 2004. “As a team, we need these wins. We’re towards the end of …

Photo by Cody Strickler/ Staff Writer Behind a great showing from junior Gretchen Greer, the Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders (15-23) defeated their in-state and former OVC rival Belmont Bruins by a score of 2-0. With this win, Middle Tennessee got their first win against Belmont since April 13, 2016. Both teams struggled to get any offense …

Photo by Tyler Lamb / Sports Editor Story by Nick Hardin /Staff Writer & Cody Strickler / Staff Writer The Middle Tennessee State Blue Raiders softball team took on the Alabama State Lady Hornets in a double-header on Wednesday afternoon and split the contests, winning the first one Game one The only thing more beautiful than the …

Photo by Brent Beerends / MT Athletic Communications With the softball season winding down, it’s time to take a look at some of the players who won’t be wearing blue and white this time next year. For our first of four senior spotlights, we look at Middle Tennessee Softball utility player and senior Lauren Riddell, …

Photo by Brent Beerends / MT Athletic Communications The Middle Tennessee softball team won their first conference series win against Louisiana Tech this past weekend. MTSU scored 12 runs and recorded 26 hits in the series. The team also had some players step up this weekend. Freshman Kaylyn Slatter showed strength as she accumulated three RBIs …

Photo by Tyler Lamb / Sports Editor After splitting Saturday’s double-header and after two weather delays on Sunday, the Blue Raiders softball team found a way to pick up a 9-8 win in game three of the series against LA Tech to give them their first series win in quite some time. LA Tech got …