The Chippewas are 19-20, 9-8 MAC. Ball State is 29-16, 11-6. CMU goes to Michigan State on Wednesday for a nonconference game, and then entertains Toledo in a MAC series next weekend. The Toledo series is CMU’s final home stand of the season.
CMU used a walk, a bunt single and an error to load the bases with one out in the sixth when Sara Hansen singled to center, bringing home Kayla Noch with the go-ahead run.
CMU is hitting .298, ranking third in the conference. The Chippewa pitching staff carries a 3.04 earned run average, placing them third in the league. Defensively, the Chippewas are second in the MAC with a .962 fielding percentage.
The Chippewas are scheduled to go to Muncie, Ind. for a three-game MAC series with Ball State beginning on Friday, April 20.
2.5 hours prior to kickoff
Free and open to the public
Located Between the Rose Ponds