This match marks the conclusion of conference play for ISU.
Alexander Pelaez pulled out the only ISU win in today's match.
The Redbirds are now 6-11 overall and 1-1 in conference play.
Today's match against Southern Illinois was the first conference match for the Redbirds this season.
The team was able to edge out Ball State in doubles, creating an early, 1-0 advantage for the Redbirds; however, the team fell short in singles, only winning two matches of the three necessary to defeat Ball State.
Prior to Illinois State