ISU went 2-2 during its stay at the Cardinals' Ulmer Stadium.
Jordan de los Reyes' two home runs were not enough, as ISU left a season-high 13 runners on base.
Regan Romshek tossed all 8.0 innings and tallied three RBI in the victory.
The Redbirds will play Ohio, Ohio State and Massachusetts once, and host Louisville twice.
ISU gave up six runs in the seventh inning in a heartbreaking loss to No. 17/18 Missouri, before rebounding with a comeback victory of their own against Omaha.
Sophomore (2013): Season...made 30 appearances and 13 starts, becoming the team's primary pinch-hitting option as the season progressed...went 2-for-3 with three RBI, a triple and a walk in the season-opening loss to Sam Houston State (Feb. 7)...hit two solo home runs, the first two of her career, against Michigan State (Feb. 16) ...tallied three RBI at the NFCA Leadoff Classic, two vs. No. 15 Michigan (Feb. 22) and one vs. UMass (Feb. 23)...picked up her first hit since Feb. 23 with a pinch-hit single at No. 13 Louisville (March 10)...recorded a pinch-hit RBI double vs. Southern Illinois (March 29) ...laced a pinch-hit RBI single that wound up being the difference in ISU's 5-4 win over DePaul (April 9)...went 1-for-3 with an RBI single as the starting DP at Wichita State (April 20).
Freshman (2012): Season...first international player in the history of Illinois State softball...appeared in 20 games and made four starts...posted a .217 batting average with three doubles and five RBI...doubled in back-to-back at bats for her first-career hits and RBIs vs. Boston (Feb. 24)...drove in three runs with a pinch-hit double vs. St. Louis (Mar. 11).
Pickering HS: Member of the Midland Magic 92...played for the Brampton Blazers, who captured two Canadian national championships...member of the Junior Canadian National Team as a sophomore...was a Junior Canadian National Team selection camp attendee as a junior.
Personal: Born February 22, 1993...Parents: Steve and Vicki Gallant...Siblings: Matt and Ryan...Major: Organizational and Leadership Communication.