KENT, Ohio – The Ball State field hockey team fell to Mid-American Conference opponent Kent State, 4-1, Sunday at Murphy-Mellis Field as the Golden Flashes outshot the Cardinals, 17-6, and connected on 4-of-12 shots on goal.
Senior Devanny Kuhn (Louisville, Ky./Sacred Heart Academy) tallied her second goal in two contests at 61:00 mark of the second period on a backhanded shot from the top of the circle.
Freshman midfielder Tori Widrick (Cazenovia, N.Y./Cazenovia) recorded the assist for Ball State, her first of the season.
Senior goalkeeper Chelsea Mitchell (Stevens, Pa./Cocalico) completed the contest with eight saves during 70 minutes of action in the cage.
Head coach Beth Maddox and the team returns to Ohio for a midweek contest versus Miami (OH) at the Field Hockey Complex in Oxford, Ohio, Wednesday at 6 p.m.