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The Illinois softball team looks to capitalize on best finish since 2011

The Illinois softball team looks to capitalize on best finish since 2011

May 11, 2015

A fifth-place regular-season finish in conference won’t earn a first-round bye in this year’s Big Ten Softball Tournament in Columbus, Ohio. For Illinois (26-26, 14-9), it is a performance that ends four years of conference mediocrity.Entering the last weekend of conference play — two games behin...