After their final event on May 14, Village Green Records in The Village on Ball State University's campus will close their doors after 16 years on May 21.
Mid-American Conference (MAC) Softball Awards were announced May 11, as voted by the head coaches of each team in the conference, where Ball State took home five awards.
The more I shot sports, the more I seemed to find myself. When I came to college I felt lost. Not because I didn’t know what I wanted to do with my life, but because I didn’t really know who I was anymore. I lost myself in high school and being at the Daily News helped me find my place and my people.
In game one, Wapahani (17-3) defeated Cowan (9-8) 12-1 and in game two, Delta (5-14) defeated Wes-Del (10-8) 4-2. Wapahani goes on to face Yorktown (13-7) 10 a.m. May 14 and Delta faces Daleville (3-15) approximately 40 minutes after game one. The championship is scheduled for 7 p.m. May 14.
Former editors of the Ball State Daily News talk about how the DN prepared them for their career, the impact it gave them as journalists, and what they hope to see in the future for the Daily News.
Ball State Baseball (32-15, 26-5 MAC) win the first three games of their series against Kent State (18-26,13-17 MAC), but drop game four in walk-off fashion.
In the last series of the year, Ball State Softball wins its series 2-1 against Akron, however each team misses out on the Mid-American Conference Tournament.
364 days after winning the NCAA National Championship, Hawai'i Men's Volleyball (27-5, 7-3 BWC) is back on top of the collegiate game. The Rainbow Warriors are now consecutive champions and have appeared in three of the last four NCAA Tournament finals (no tournament held in 2020 due to the COVID-19 Pandemic).
Ball State Spring 2022 Commencement took place on May 7 across four ceremonies throughout the day.
The Ball State University spring semester class of 2022 graduates May 7 starting at 10 a.m.
Ball State’s Board of Trustees met May 6 to discuss plans for the 2022-23 school year, where Ball State’s President Geoffrey Mearns appointed two members to the Muncie Community School (MCS) Board and two members were re-appointed.
Ball State Women's Tennis (19-4, 8-2 MAC) traveled to Austin, Texas for the first-round NCAA Tournament against the University of Texas (21-4, 8-1 BIG12) May 6 as the Mid-American Conference (MAC) Tournament Champions. The Longhorns swept the Cardinals in the doubles and singles matches to end Ball State's postseason run.