The Daily Illini

Softball takes one win in 3-game Nebraska series

Shelese Arnold (12) pitches during the second game of a double header against Indiana on April 20, 2013, at Eichelberger Field. The Illini won 1-0.

April 7, 2014

With the Illini down 3-1 the bottom of the second, freshman right fielder Nicole Evans stepped to the plate with a runner on and knocked a shot over the right field fence to tie the game in front of a packed crowd at Eichelberger Field. Evans’ home run gave the Illinois softball team momentum as it w...