Redbird Softball to Hold Open Tryouts

Aug 13, 2013

NORMAL, Ill. - Coming off its fourth-straight plus-.500 season and top-three Missouri Valley Conference finish, the Illinois State softball team will hold an open tryout process, beginning with a meeting Thursday, Aug. 22, at 5 p.m., at Marian Kneer Stadium. Interested students should contact associate head coach Tina Kramos at klkramo@ilstu.edu.

The Redbirds went 28-20 overall and 13-7 in the MVC in 2013, including three wins against top-25 foes. The 2014 squad will be without four senior starters from this past season's team, including MVP Player of the Year Elizabeth Kay, but returns three All-Valley selections - first baseman Laura Canopy, outfielder Nichelle Harrison and pitcher Taylor Baxter.

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