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Photo by Brent Beerends / MT Athletic Communications The hot start for the Blue Raiders softball squad this past weekend was a total team effort, but the outstanding play of junior transfer Cori Jennings, and true freshman Lexi Cushing, played a massive part in the team’s success. “I was definitely excited. I think at my …

Photo by Brent Beerends / MT Athletics The MTSU Blue Raiders softball team is off to their best start since the 1999 season. At 4-1, the Blue Raiders  took care of business this opening weekend in Statesboro, Georgia. After winning two of their first three games, MTSU came out swinging on Sunday and handily defeated their …

Photo by Brent Beerends / MT Athletics Though it took extra innings, Lexi Cushing hit a two-run walk-off home run to give the Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders (2-1) a 5-3 victory over the Tennessee Tech Golden Eagles (0-3). Freshman Veronica Westfall got the start for MTSU and lasted 3.1 innings, allowing two runs on two …

Photo by Brent Beerends / MT Athletics Middle Tennessee Softball (1-1) started the season splitting two games against No.15  University of Tennessee and Georgia Southern Eagles in Statesboro, GA. Junior Cori Jennings got the start on the rubber for the Blue Raiders. She pitched 5.2 innings, allowing seven hits, three earned runs, while recording two strikeouts. …

Photo by Brent Beerends / MT Athletics As a new season begins this week for Blue Raider softball, there will be two new transfers who are eager to showcase their skills on the rubber. In the past two years, head coach Jeff Breeden and his staff have snatched up four pitchers looking to play elite Division-1 softball. …

Photo by Tyler Lamb / Sports Editor Story by Nick Hardin and Cody Strickler / Staff Writers Middle Tennessee softball kicks off in 11 days, as the Blue Raiders will head to Statesboro, Georgia for the Georgia Southern Tournament. MTSU has been preparing hard for a breakout season with Head Coach Jeff Breeden at the helm. Breeden, …