April 20, 2002
Late rally falls short as USI softball win-streak stops at 12
Northwood University (13-21): 4
University of Southern Indiana (26-13): 3
The University of Southern Indiana softball team saw its 12-game winning streak end this afternoon as it fell to Northwood University, 4-3, in the GLVC/GLIAC Showdown at the Belleville Softball Complex in South Bend, Indiana. The Screaming Eagles scored three runs in the bottom of the seventh and had the tying run thrown out at the plate as they fell to 26-13 on the season.
Freshman Brandy Bates (Boonville, Indiana) gave up seven hits and four runs as she was charged with the loss. Bates struck out eight batters as she fell to 4-1 on the season.
The Eagles will play Ashland University later this evening.
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