Eastern Illinois softball ties school record with 40 wins, advances to OVC Championship game after defeating Southern Indiana 3-2 in eight innings.

By the Numbers
  • Eastern Illinois improved to 40-16 overall.
  • Southern Indiana ends its season at 25-22.
Yes, But

Eastern Illinois faced a 10-1 loss in five innings against Southeast Missouri, committing four errors in the game.

State of Play
  • Eastern Illinois will face Southeast Missouri in the OVC Championship game.
  • Olivia Price won her fifth consecutive OVC Tournament game, improving to 12-9 on the season.
What's Next

Eastern Illinois is set to compete against Southeast Missouri in the OVC Championship game on Saturday at 11 a.m.

Bottom Line

Eastern Illinois softball achieves a milestone with 40 wins, setting the stage for an intense showdown in the OVC Championship game against formidable opponent Southeast Missouri.