The final game of the three-game series between the IPFW Mastodons and North Dakota State Bison started as a pitcher’s duel, but ended as a slug-fest, with the Bison scoring in each of the last five innings to pull ahead for an 18-7 victory on Sunday afternoon, helping the Bison avoid the series sweep.
Emily Olszewski launched the first home run of her IPFW softball career but it wasn’t enough as the Mastodons dropped their series finale to IUPUI 14-1.
Before the IPFW men’s volleyball match between Ball State Saturday night, the court at the Gates Center was dedicated to Hall of Fame men’s volleyball coach, Arnie Ball. After the dedication ceremony, the ‘Dons went on to sweep the Cardinals three sets to none, to cap off their final home match of the regular season.
March Madness was in full effect in Indy this weekend.
Caitlyn DeLong and Kelly Pevely delivered solo home runs for the IPFW softball team in its game one win over in-state rival IUPUI as the teams split the day. The Mastodons took the opener 4-2 while the Jaguars won game two 13-1.
Behind a complete-game shutout from starting pitcher Ryan Wells, and a four-RBI effort from shortstop Greg Kaiser, the IPFW baseball team evened its record at 13-13 following an 8-0 win over the North Dakota State Bison on Saturday afternoon in the second game of a three-game series.
The cheers from the crowd were loud early on in the Hillard Gates Center as IPFW honored men’s volleyball head coach Arnie Ball with a court dedication prior to his final regular season home match against his alma mater, Ball State. Those cheers from the announced 1,306 in attendance would become deafening roughly two hours later as the 15th-ranked (American Volleyball Coaches Association) finished a sweep over the Cardinals.
The Badgers take on the Duke Blue Devils in the NCAA Championship Game Monday night.
Duke defeated Michigan State 81-61 to move on to the NCAA Championship Game.
Whether it is professional basketball or as Army Reserve officer Warsaw native Marshall Plumlee has big plans after he graduates from Duke University.
When Dane Fife left the head coaching position at IPFW to take an assistant job at Michigan State four years ago, he did so for a number of reasons – and that included a shot at coaching in the Final Four.
Behind stellar pitching performances from IPFW pitchers Trevor Storie, Zach Dowden, and Jake Weber, and a walk-off sacrifice fly from Jonathan Valenzuela-Reece, the IPFW baseball team snapped its seven game losing skid with a 4-3 win over the North Dakota State Bison on Friday afternoon in 11 innings.
Arnie Ball, the long-time head coach of the Indiana University–Purdue University Fort Wayne (IPFW) men’s volleyball team, was awarded the IPFW Chancellor’s Medal at his retirement celebration on Thursday.
Grant Sinn is transferring to IUPUI after attending North Park University in Chicago last fall.
Players at Kentucky, Wisconsin, Michigan State and Duke operated under the same rules on their road to the Final Four this season — except when it came to the frequency of their doping tests and the penalties they faced for failing.
Keaton Sullivan’s 10th inning single plated DJ Manning to give St. Francis a 7-6 walk-off win over city rival Indiana Tech on Wednesday afternoon.
Despite a Shane Trevino solo home run to lead off the second inning, the IPFW baseball team fell 9-1 to the Purdue Boilermakers at Alexander Field on Wednesday evening.
Bishop Dwenger graduate and Purdue senior Ashley Burkhardt was selected with the 15th overall selection by the Dallas Charge in the National Pro Fastpitch college draft on Wednesday night.
Coach Kevin Ollie and his staff will not travel to Indiana for the Final Four and a coaches’ conference.
Saint Francis mustered just two runs in two games as the Cougars were swept in a double header by Bethel on Tuesday afternoon.