Relaxed. That was the word freshman pitcher Deborah Jones used when describing Ball State’s victory to open the fall season against Huntington.
Seniors Audrey Berger, Peyton Gollhoffer and Sarah Swiderski’s singles matches all ended with the same result. They lost the first set, won the second, then fell in the third.
The weeks and months after it happened were “the worst days of my life.”
As the Cardinals picked up their 14th victory of the season, head coach Max Norris was making history.
The team dropped two conference matches last week by one point, with both times seeing the opponent pick up the doubles point.