Five separate players were recognized with awards, while four Redbirds were named captains for next season
Illinois State begins play with a quarterfinal contest, Thursday, against Evansville
ISU enters the season's final weekend third place in the MVC, but just a half-game out of first
ISU hosts the Braves for a 5 p.m., first pitch
Taylor Baxter, Regan Romshek and Sophia Perez combined to allow just one run, as ISU extended its season-best winning streak to six
WJBC Redbird Recap - Missouri St. vs. Illinois St.
2012: Appeared in 13 games, mostly as a pinch hitter...saw limited action due to a hand injury suffered at in Tempe, Ariz. (Feb. 17)...went 1-for-11 (.091) at the plate with an RBI and two walks.
2011: Appeared in 14 games and made four starts for the Redbirds...drove in two runs and recorded a double and a home run...hit a double and scored two runs vs. Idaho State at the Littlewood Classic in Tempe, Ariz. (Feb. 18)...blasted a solo home run at Indiana State (Apr. 26).
2010: Played in 25 games and started 18 ... had a batting average of .200 in 55 at bats ... tallied 11 hits and 10 runs ... hit one double and two home runs to drive in four ISU runs ... stole one base for the Redbirds ... had two putouts in the outfield.
Center Grove HS: Played summer softball with the Extreme `91 ... a four-year starter in softball. ... a second-team all-state selection ... four-time All-Johnson County Team member and All-MIC Team member ... member of a Center Grove High School softball team that has won the Johnson County Championship for four-straight years, as well Indiana State Champions her senior year, going 33-3... her high school team finished the 2008 season ranked No. 1 in the state of Indiana...owns the third-longest hitting streak at the high school level in the state of Indiana after she recorded a hit in 25-straight games as a sophomore in 2007 ... member of the four-time Indiana ASA State Championship team.
Personal: Born March 4, 1991 ... Parents: Rick and Lori Music ... Siblings: Kelsey and Corey ... AFNI Honor Roll ... Major: exercise science.