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Photo by David Chamberlain / MTSU Sidelines Archive Story by Sammi Lovvorn / Contributing Writer Given all of the accolades and accomplishments throughout her career, Precious Birdsong might go down as the greatest Blue Raider softball player in program history. From the moment she stepped foot on campus, Birdsong made an immediate impact. She came …

Photo by Tyler Lamb / MT Athletics Communications The Middle Tennessee Blue Raider softball team had three players honored this afternoon, as juniors Precious Birdsong and Morgan Harris were each named to the Conference USA all-conference First Team and freshman Summer Burgess was named to the all-freshman team. Although the team didn’t finish the season …

Photo by Cody Strickler / Staff Writer The Middle Tennessee Blue Raider softball were in action on Wednesday in a make up double header against the University of Alabama-Birmingham, falling in game one by a final of 3-1 and winning in game two by a score of 4-2. Both teams entered this match-up with different …

Photo by Tyler Lamb / Sports Editor The Middle Tennessee softball team (18-26) concluded their weekend series with No. 25 Marshall Fighting Herd (38-7) in Murfreesboro and after a tough pitching battle, the Blue Raiders fell in tough fashion by a final score of 2-0.  Chocallo shines despite losing effort Senior Megan Chocallo got the …

Photo by Tyler Lamb / Sports Editor The Middle Tennessee Blue Raider softball team was in Boca Raton, FL this weekend to take on the Florida Atlantic Owls in a three-game set. In three close games, Middle Tennessee managed only one victory, losing both games on Friday before winning 2-1 on Saturday. Game one Senior …

Photo by Tyler Lamb / Sports Editor After losing four straight games, the Blue Raiders are struggling to find consistency early in the Conference USA schedule. Three series into the conference schedule, the pitching has done everything they can to keep MT in games but the offense hasn’t been there as often. The Raiders will need leaders and role players alike, as they prepare to take …