NORMAL, IL – Riding a three-hit shutout from Sara Finck, Illinois State glided to victory over Murray State, 2-0, advancing to the regional final.
Allison Spence and Annie Heineman led the offensive charge for the Redbirds, both tallying an RBI. No one in the ISU lineup struck out on Wednesday.
Haven Campbell dealt well in the circle for the Racers, but only three Murray State batters reached safely, allowing the Redbirds to take the contest.
Illinois State will advance to Thursday’s final, where they await the winner between Wednesday’s elimination game between Murray State and Michigan State.