Bruin Gym prepares for the calm before the storm of the 2019-2020 season.
SPORTS

Looking to capitalize

Three short years ago, Bruin Gym was a different place: One that drew around 100 spectators per contest, and one that was home to a team that lost 61 straight games. All the athletes, parents, and fans wanted was one thing, to win again.



Sophomore Elizabeth Amendola practices her swing on the tee box in the back nine Sept. 16, 2019, at the Players Club at Woodland Trails in Yorktown, Ind. Amendola ended the third round of the Cardinal Classic Tournament 15 over par. Eric Pritchett, DN
GOLF

5 takeaways from Ball State Women’s Golf’s fall season

Ball State just had one of the most successful fall seasons in recent years. Thanks to a home-tournament victory, top team finishes throughout the season and a few Cardinals hitting their stride, Ball State is a threat in the Mid-American Conference heading into the offseason. Here are some takeaways from the fall schedule. 




Junior outside linebacker Christian Albright (9) and redshirt junior inside linebacker Jay Thomas (6) line up against Toledo Oct. 19, 2019, at Scheumann Stadium. Ball State beat Toledo, 52-14. Jacob Musselman, DN
FOOTBALL

Ball State Football ready for 3-game stretch, bowl game

With Ball State just two wins away from bowl eligibility and temperatures in Muncie nearing single digits this week at practice, redshirt junior quarterback Drew Plitt has the Bahamas on his mind. As good as it feels to have the team’s first bowl birth since 2013 in sight, Plitt said, players’ eyes can’t get too wide. 








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