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Mastodon tracks

  • IPFW falls in MIVA tournament semifinals
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  • Ex-Mastodon earns D-League award
    Former IPFW standout Frank Gaines was named the D-League’s most improved player Tuesday after his first season in the league.
  • IPFW sweeps Ohio State in volleyball
    The set-up was similar and the outcome was the same, but the journey was a little different – and quicker – for the IPFW men’s volleyball team.Just like the two previous times againstOhioStatethis year, the Mastodons won

Mastodons sweep player of week awards

Outfielder Brittany Kachur and pitcher Miranda Kramer nailed down the Summit League player of the week awards for their performances last week.

Kachur hit .833 over the weekend (5 of 6), had five RBI along with a run scored and stolen base.

She is tied for the Summit League lead with a .500 batting average (13 of 26).

Kramer, meanwhile, gave up five hits over 12 innings in a pair of pitching victories.

Part of the performance was a 16-strikeout game against Lipscomb in which she gave up three hits and an earned run.